Parks, Recreation and Community Services

Upcoming Events


The Tot Olympics provides an opportunity for tots to participate in a friendly city-wide Olympics themed event by competing in various gold medal activities such as the 25-meter race, soccer kick, golf, noodle throw and obstacle course. In addition to these activities, the event will also include an Olympic Village with health and information fair, an athlete’s parade, bounce houses and much more!

September 30 • Ryan Bonaminio Park • 9 - 11 a.m.
Register here or at a community center near you.

  • $20 per person (ages 3-6) pre-sale through Sept. 25
  • $25 per person (ages 3-6) day of event

Villegas Boxing Show

Join us for the Villegas Club Boxing Show to watch weigh-ins and spirited bouts of various ages and size groups. This exciting USA Boxing sanctioned event is for all ages and features opportunity drawings, a snack bar and picture opportunities. 

Saturday, October 7
Villegas Park • 3091 Esperanza St.

  • Weigh -ins: 8 - 10 a.m. • Show Time: 1 p.m.
  • Ages 5 - 10: $5
  • Ages 11 and up: $10
  • Children must be accompanied by a paid adult

Halloween Happenings

Bring your little ghouls and goblins to a community center listed below for an evening of Halloween fun! The Halloween Happenings events feature special trick-or-treat stations, inflatables, snacks, carnival games and Halloween themed activities. Registration is not required. 

Bobby Bonds Park - Eastside Fall Festival
October 20 • 5 - 8 p.m. • Ages 3 - 14

Youth Opportunity Center - Fright Night Haunted Maze
October 20 • 5 - 8 p.m. • All Ages (13+ recommended)

Villegas Park - Halloween Carnival
October 27 • 5 - 8 p.m. • All Ages 

Reid Park - Halloween Carnival
October 27 • 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. • Ages 3 - 14

Bryant Park - Halloween Carnival
October 31 • 5 - 8 p.m. • Ages 3 - 14

Youth Sports Fundraiser

The Riverside Community Services Foundation (RCSF) is hosting a fundraiser for the City of Riverside PRCSD Youth Sports Program. The fundraiser will be held at Miguel's Jr. (Galleria at Tyler) who will donate 25% of your check to the RCSF to benefit youth sports programs. Registration is required via links below.

The goal is to raise $1,000 for the purchase of new uniforms and equipment. During the fundraiser you can learn about the Youth Sports Program, how to register for upcoming sports programs and events, and purchase tickets to the California Baptist University Men's Basketball Game in the new event center at a reduced price of $5 (proceeds benefit the RCSF).

Miguel's Jr • 1301 Galleria at Tyler

• Saturday, October 28 • 12 - 6 p.m.
RSVP now until Monday, October 23 at

• Saturday, November 18 • 12 - 6 p.m.
RSVP now until Monday, November 13 at

Winter Wonderland

Enjoy snow sledding with over 50+ tons of snow! The Winter Wonderland event, in collaboration with the Arlington Business Partnership, features festive activities that are sure to delight. The event includes free activities including bounce houses, photos with Santa, crafts, entertainment, prizes, games, face painting, and food!

December 2 • Arlington Heights Sports Park • 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Purchase a wristband/snow play time online or at a community center near you.

  • Pre-sale tickets: $13 through Dec. 1
  • $15 per person day of event 
  • Register here or at a community center near you.

Winter Wonderland attracts over 5,000 individuals annually. For sponsorship or donation opportunities, visit

For vendor application, visit the forms page. 


Bring the family and support the youth! California Baptist University will host two Riverside Appreciation Nights at the new event center during the Men's Basketball games. Ticket proceeds will benefit the Riverside Arts Academy Board and the Riverside Community Services Foundation.

• Cost: $5 per person (discounted rate)
Purchase tickets at any community center or the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Foundation main office located at 6927 Magnolia Ave.

• Saturday, December 9 • 7 p.m.
Riverside Arts Academy Youth perform the national anthem. Proceeds benefit the Riverside Arts Academy Board.

• Saturday, December 16 • 7 p.m. 
Riverside Sings Champion perform the national anthem. Proceeds benefit the Riverside Arts Academy Board.