Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Mardi Gras Festival & Parade: Long Beach, Saturday, 3/1

The forecast calls for rain on Saturday, but the Mardi Gras celebration will go on rain or shine! Join the festivities of Mardi Gras in Long Beach, Saturday, March 1, from 1pm-6pm. Activities span from Shoreline Village to the Aquarium of the Pacific with a parade starting at 3pm.
For more information visit:

Disney Store Events @ Shops at Montebello Mall

Disney Store
Digital Billboard
The Disney Store at the Shops at Montebello Mall regularly has events throughout the week. The schedule is posted on the digital billboard in the front of the store.

The in-store events run for about 15 minutes and usually include a free keepsake such as a small craft, button, mask, sticker, coloring page, or certificate. All events are held in the gazebo area of the store.

For more information call the Disney Store at Shops at Montebello 323-720-1055.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Saturday, February 22, 2014

YMCA Open House: Saturday, 2/22

For more information visit the Montebello-Commerce YMCA at 2000 W. Beverly Blvd., Montebello or call 323-887-9622.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Go Red Walk for Women: Montebello, Thursday, 2/20

Join the Soroptimist club on their 6th annual "Go Red" walk for women today, Thursday, February 20th at 5:30pm. Park at Montebello City Park and a shuttle will take you to the starting point at City Hall. $5 to participate in the nearly one mile mile walk.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Welcome Home Veteran's Event: Rose Hills, Sunday, 3/23

Thanks to all who have served our country in the armed forces. We appreciate you!

Teen Party Expo: Sunday, 3/2, L.A. Convention Center & TICKET GIVEAWAY

Find a wide range of ideas for your teen's next big celebration at the 6th annual Teen Party Expo happening Sunday, March 2nd at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Tickets are available online for $10 with the promotional code MONTEBELLO, or $20 at the door. For more information or to buy tickets visit

Enter here to win one of two family four-pack of tickets to the Teen Party Expo!

Congratulations to lucky winners Joe Manarelli & Michelle Guerrero! They both will receive a 4-pack of tickets to the Teen Party Expo!

You too can be a winner when you use the promo code MONTEBELLO at and save $5 per ticket to the show!
 Giveaway rules: Deadline to enter is Monday, February 17, 2014 at Noon PST. The two winning entries will be chosen by a random number generator and the winners will be contacted via email. Winners will receive a four pack of tickets, up to $80 value. Tickets will be delivered via the United States Postal Service. Please the mailing address is entered properly in the giveaway form; and it's representatives are not responsible for misdirected mail. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. One entry per person please. All personal information provided on the entries is used for giveaway purposes only and will be deleted after the winners have been chosen.

Special thanks to Teen Party Expo for providing the tickets for this giveaway!

Saturday, February 15, 2014

YMCA New-Member Promotion, 2-for-1 registration

The YMCA will be open President's Day, Monday, 2/17!
Bring a friend & get healthy together!

Bug Day & Free Farm Store Samples @ Cal Poly Pomona Farm Store, Saturday, 3/1

Saturday, March 1
Cal Poly Pomona Taste of the Farm Store includes sampling of delicious farm fresh produce, food items, cooking demonstrations, and a petting farm. Petting zoo admission is $3 per child/adult pair, $1 for animal feed. 11am-3pm.

Bug Day will feature live and preserved specimens from around the world, admission is $4 for 12 and older, and $2 for students & under 12 years, children 2 and under are free, $3 parking. 10am-3:30pm.


Camellia Parade & Festival: Temple City, Saturday, 2/23

70th Annual
Camellia Festival & Parade
Friday, 2/21 - Sunday, 2/23
Temple City Park, Temple City

Saturday features the Camellia parade, starting at 10am.
The parades runs along Las Tunas Drive from Sultana & Rowland.

The carnival runs the entire weekend at Temple City Park, 9701 Las Tunas Drive, Temple City, 91780.
From Temple City's Facebook page

"In 1944 to honor Temple City's new "Home of Camellias" slogan, the Garden Section of the Woman's Club organized a flower show and parade of youngsters to highlight the city's official flower. Seventy years later, the Camellia Festival remains a signature hometown tradition, with its purpose to celebrate local youth and promote their participation in community affairs.

Carnival 4-11 p.m.

Food Trucks 4-11 p.m.
Beer & Wine Garden 4-10 p.m.

70th Annual Parade 10 a.m.
Carnival 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Live Concert - DSB (Journey Tribute) 8-10 p.m.
Beer & Wine Garden 4-10 p.m.

Carnival 12-8 p.m.
Live Concert - Cold Duck (Dance Music) 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Presale, Feb. 3-20 $10/20 tickets (Supplies limited)
Ticket Booth, Feb. 21-23 $1/ticket, $8/10 or $20/32"

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Food Truck Festival: Schurr High School, Friday, 2/7

Show your support for Schurr High School USB by attending it's 3rd Annual Food Truck Festival!
A special thanks to reader, Angie B. for sharing this event! Thanks Angie!