City Special Events

The Recreation Division is responsible for planning, developing, and conducting a variety of  city-wide special events such as groundbreakings, ribbon cuttings, public recognitions, and community events including Easter Breakfast, Memorial Day Ceremony, Concerts in the Park, Fourth of July Celebration, Veterans' Day Ceremony, Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, Christmas Wish Toy Giveaway, and more. For additonal information, please call 626.579.2043.


 Mayor & City Council Bike Ride
March 1st, April 5th & May 3rd
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 Big Spring Clean-Up
(Bulky Trash Pick-Up)

April 14th - 18th 
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Easter Breakfast & Egg Hunt  
Saturday, April 19th

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 2nd Annual Chalk Art Festival

Saturday, April 26th 
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 Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Saturday, May 2nd 
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 American Cancer Society
Relay For Life of South El Monte

at South El Monte High School

May 3rd - May 4th 
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 Asian Pacific American Festival
Friday, May 9th
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