Parks, Recreation and Community Services

Upcoming Events

Valentine's Day Events

Sweets & Treats

Love is in the air in Riverside! The City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is hosting the annual St. Valentine’s Day events! Participants enjoy lovely activities that absolutely melt your heart including holiday-themed games, arts & crafts, music, refreshments and keepsake photos. Don’t miss out on all of the sweet festivities!

• Thursday, February 14

• Bryant Park (7950 Philbin Ave.) | Ages 5 – 14 | 4 – 6 p.m. | $2 admission

• Nichols Park (5505 Dewey Ave.) | Ages 5 – 12 | 4 – 6 p.m. | $2 admission

• Villegas Park (3091 Esperanza St.) | ALL AGES | 6 – 8 p.m. | FREE

School's Out Sweets & Treats Day

Participants enjoy Valentine’s-themed craft making, indoor and outdoor team-building games and STEAM activities. Note: Please provide participant with a sack lunch and snacks.

• Bobby Bonds Park (2060 University Ave.) & Orange Terrace Park (20010 Orange Terrace Pkwy.)

• Friday, February 15 from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

• Ages 5 – 12

• $15/day ($25 Non-Resident)

St. Patrick's Day Dance

Wear your favorite green shirt at the St. Patrick’s Day Dance! Join us as we celebrate with a “wee” bit o’ fun at the annual St. Patrick’s Day Dance! This event includes holiday-themed refreshments, music and socializing with friends. Register at any community center or online here.

• Friday, March 15

• Ages 5 – 14

• $2 per person

• Bryant Park - 7950 Philbin Ave. from 4 – 6 p.m.


Order your 2019 Capture Riverside

Parks Monthly Calendar!

Great holiday gift for friends, family, co-workers and employees!

The 2019 Capture Riverside Photo Contest monthly calendar highlights some of the most beautiful photos in Riverside Parks submitted by contestants. The proceeds benefit the Riverside Community Services Foundation which assists in providing essential services to all segments of the community including youth, families, and senior citizens. Order your calendar here. You may also order your calendar at any community center or at the PRCSD Main Office located at 6927 Magnolia Ave. (cash or check payable to Riverside Community Services Foundation).


Gather the family and enjoy a colorful array of delightful activities. Free activities, age divided and special needs egg hunts, bounce houses, photos with Peter the Rabbit, Spring crafts, entertainment, Fun Zone, face painting, train rides, and food vendors! Egg hunts for youth up to 12 years of age. For information, contact (951) 826-2264

Saturday, April 13 • Ryan Bonaminio Park at the Tequesquite Arroyo • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Purchase a wristband online or at a community center near you.

Fun Zone Wristbands:

  • Pre-sale tickets: $8/$10 day of event
  • 3-pack - $20 pre-sale/$25 day of event
  • 4-pack - $25 pre-sale/$33 day of event


The Spring Eggstravaganza attracts over 5,000 individuals annually. For sponsorship or donation opportunities, visit

For vendor application, visit the forms page. 


Video/Photo Policy
Please be advised that all participants involved in any department programs or special events are subject to being photographed or videotaped. Such photographs or video may be used by the City of Riverside without an obligation to provide compensation to those photographed or videotaped.