Special Events / Activities

The Irwindale Recreation Department offers a variety of family friendly events throughout the calendar year. These events include those listed below as well as the Summer Food Service Program.


For a complete list of dates, please view 2020 Save the Date (PDF).

  • Valentine's Day Door Decorating Contest
  • How the Grinch Stole Valentine's Day
  • Bunny Drive By
  • Bunny Breakfast and Magic Show
  • Mother's Day Photo Booth
  • Summer Lunch
  • 4th of July Spectacular
  • Safe and Sane Campaign and Poster Contest
  • Music in the Park Concert Series
  • Movies in the Park
  • Family Camp Out
  • Back to School Event (hosted by the Irwindale Teen Club)
  • M.I. Fiesta
  • Reverse Trick or Treating
  • Family Pumpkin Decorating Contest
  • Halloween Home and Lawn Decorating Contest
  • Veteran’s Roll Call Ceremony
  • Scarecrow Alley
  • Christmas Spectacular & Mayor’s Tree Lighting Ceremony
  • Cookies and Milk with Santa 
  • Family Gingerbread Decorating Contest
  • Christmas Yard Decorating Contest

 Special Event Sponsors


Kaiser Permanente

  • Presenting Sponsor - Athens Services: Fourth of July Spectacular
  • Platinum Sponsor - Kaiser Permanente: Music in the Park/Back to School Event
  • Gold Sponsor - Royal Coaches Autobody and Towing Inc: Fourth of July Spectacular and Music in the Park
  • Gold Sponsor - Irwindale Police Officers Association: 4th of July Safe and Sane Campaign
  • Gold Sponsor - Mariscos Uruapan: Music in the Park
  • Gold Sponsor - Metro Goldline: Music in the Park