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Community Events

City Yard | 15300 Downey Avenue | Paramount, CA 90723 | (562) 220-2121
M-F: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Director, David Johnson

Halloween Festival

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Paramount’s Halloween Festival. We feature costume contests, carnival games, great attractions, face painting, LOTS OF CANDY and a night of ghostly fun. Gather with all the other ghouls at the City of Paramount Halloween Festival.

• All Ages
• Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
• Preschool area opens at 5:00 pm.
• Game booths & attractions open at 6:00 pm.
• Paramount Park, 14400 Paramount Boulevard
• Free!

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For a pair of frightfully fun evenings, come and visit us at Paramount’s Haunted Maze.

• Tuesday, October 30, 2018, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
• Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
• Paramount Park, 14400 Paramount Boulevard
• $2 per person!

Veterans Celebration Event

All Paramount Military Veterans come and be recognized for your service at this FREE event.

Please register at the City Yard prior to November 2, 2018.

• Saturday, November 3, 2018, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.
• Pancake Breakfast for Veterans, 9:00 am. to 10:00 am. for FREE registration call (562) 220-2121.
• Paramount Park, 14400 Paramount Boulevard
• Free!

Senior Thanksgiving

Calling all seniors age 60 years and older to participate in our Annual Senior Thanking. It's a day of seeing old friends, having a great meal, and enjoying the festive atmosphere.



 • Thursday, November 15, 2018
 • 60 and older and registered in our Elderly Nutrition         Program
 • Tickets available for Residents October 15, 2018
 • Tickets available for Non-Residents November 1, 2018
 • Deadline for purchasing tickets is November 9, 2018


Paramount Cup Turkey Bowl

• Saturday, November 17, 2018, Music and Food trucks 
• Paramount Park Futsal Courts
• Starts at 9:00 a.m.
• 17 and older
• Fee $20 Team Registration • Champions will receive a custom team banner displayed at Paramount Park Gym, Paramount Cup Trophy, and championship medals. 

Holiday Tree Lighting

Tree_Lighting Paramount’s Holiday Tree Lighting is our annual kick-off   for the holiday season. In addition to the traditional   dancers and choirs, the Paramount City Council is   presenting a special performance this year... the Mariachi   Divas. Come out and celebrate with the City Council and   the Mariachi Divas and make the beginning of this   season a memorable one.

 • All ages
 • Wednesday, November 28, 2018
 • Youth Dance and Holiday Choir performances
    begin at 6:00 p.m.
 • Location: Paramount Pond
    (NE corner of Jackson Street & Paramount Blvd.)
 • Mariachi Divas perform after the Tree Lighting
• Hot Chocolate and cookies available to celebrate
    the season

Photos with Santa


Santa is typically camera shy, but we managed to get him to take pictures with our community! Support PEP and join Santa Claus for photos at the Community Center:  

• Location: Paramount Park Community Center
• Time: December 1st & 2nd from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
• Cost: $10 for a photo package (1 – 5x7 and 4 – wallets)
• Other photo items will be available for purchase
  at a reasonable price. 

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Celebrate 50 years of Santa and his team of Holiday Specialist visiting us:
• All ages
• December 3rd thru 6th starting at 3:00 p.m.
• Track our Christmas train on the City’s website


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Join Santa for a delicious, hot breakfast and stay for the fun. Visit our winter wonderland, go sledding in the snow, make holiday crafts, enjoy event entertainment, and maybe win a prize. You can event take a picture with Santa! Don’t miss it!  

• All ages

• Saturday, December 8th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
• Location: Paramount Park, 14400 Paramount Boulevard
• Avoid the line and purchase your tickets early
• Breakfast presale tickets available for $5.00.
• Breakfast tickets available at the door for $6.00
• Please note that breakfast will be served at Paramount Park from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. so don’t
   be late.

Tickets go on sale Thursday, November 1st through Friday, December 7th at the following locations:

• STAR After-school sites Monday-Friday from 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm.

• Community Services & Recreation Office (15300 Downey Ave.)
  Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

• Paramount Park Community Center (14400 Paramount Blvd.)
  Monday-Thursday from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

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