Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Golden Dragon Parade & Chinese New Year Festival: Chinatown

116th Annual Golden Dragon Parade & Chinese New Year Festival
Saturday, February 21
Chinatown, Downtown Los Angeles

Parade: 1pm - 3pm, see map of the parade route here
Festival: Saturday, Noon-8:30pm
Live Entertainment, Vendors, & Artisans: Central & West Plazas 943-951 N. Broadway.


Assemby District 58 Community Swearing in Celebration: Downey


Book Blast Kidgit Event: Shops at Montebello

Simon Kidgits Club: Book Blast
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Noon - 1:30pm
Center Court
Shops at Montebello

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Lego Monuments Roadshow: Glendale Galleria

Shoppers at the Glendale Galleria from now through February 22, will feel that they've been transported to the East Coast when they find models of the White House, Liberty Bell, and Statue of Liberty scattered throughout the mall.

Visit on Saturday, February 14, or Sunday, February 15, from Noon-4pm, and be treated to a free Lego mini-build of the U.S. Capitol building!

Click here for a map of the 8 locations where models can be found at the Glendale Galleria, and click here for more information about the Roadshow.

Rosemad Yard Sale

Saturday, March 7
S.C.E. Parking Lot
2255 Walnut Grove Avenue Rosemead

Register to sell at Rosemead City Hall or Garvey Center by Tuesday, March 3. Residents pay $20 or $30 for a double space. Non-residents pay $45. For more information contact Rosemead Parks and Recreation Department at (626) 569-2160. 

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Montebello High School Swap Meet: 2nd Saturday of every month, 8-2pm

The Montebello High School Special Education Adult Transition Department hosts a Swap Meet the 2nd Saturday of every month from 8am-2pm.

Marie Madsen, the adult transition teacher in charge of the swap meet, says there are 55 students in the program ages 18-22. They money raised from the Swap Meet goes towards classroom supplies and activities. Many weekends there are about 20-30 vendors and a deejay playing music.

The 2015 Swap Meet dates are: January 10, February 14, March 14, April 11,  May 9, June 13, July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 7, and December 12.

Vendors interested in selling can contact Ms. Madsen at 323-356-0439. Spaces are $15 or $25. 

The Swap Meet is held in a parking lot adjacent to a softball field on the corner of Wilcox and Madison Avenues at Montebello High School.

5K Run with a PAAL

For more information visit

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

SpongeBob Event: Toys R Us Stores

This event will occur at all retail Toys R Us locations. Outlet locations may not participating.

Big Hero 6 Event: Disney Store

This event will occur at all retail Disney Store locations. Outlet locations may not be participating.
The fine print reads, "Minimum age for participation is 3 years old. Event limited based on store capacity. nN lineups prior to 30 minutes before the event begins. Event subject to change or cancellation without notice. While supplies last."