Upcoming Family Fun & Special Events

The Parks and Recreation Department is proud to offer a variety of special events geared towards the entire family. These events help to meet the Department’s Vision Plan by enhancing the leisure time quality of life expectations for all who live and visit Yorba Linda. Please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 714-961-7160 for more information.

Movies in the park                                      

Join us at Hurless Barton Park to watch movies on the big screen! Movies will be shown at dusk on the third Saturday of each month starting on April 21 through September 15. Seating is available on the grass so be sure to bring a blanket or low lawn chair. The June 16 movie will be held at Eastside Park and the August 18 will be held at Mustang Fields. View the  2018 Movies in the Park Schedule (PDF) for a complete list of showings and locations. Movies


Kids Night Out

Friday, November 30    

6-9:30 p.m.    

$15 per child

Preparing for the holidays can be hectic. Parents, if you need a night to get shopping done, or just a night out on the town, look no further! Recreation staff has a fun and exciting evening planned for your kids with games, crafts and a movie. Dinner and dessert is included. Your kids are sure to have a great time so you can prepare for the holidays! All participants must be potty trained. Ages 6-12 years. 

Kids Night Out Online Registration


Breakfast with santa

Saturday, December 8    

9-11:30 a.m.     

$20 per person

Add extra cheer to your holiday this year with a special Breakfast with Santa. This years event includes breakfast, crafts, live entertainment and a chance to meet Santa! Parent participation is required and all family members in attendance must be registered. Space is limited and no walk-in registration will be accepted. Ages 3-8 years.

Breakfast with Santa Registration


Santa Express Letters

Do you need to get your Christmas list to Santa in a hurry? We can help you! The Parks and Recreation Department is working with Santa Claus this holiday season to deliver all of your holiday wish lists! Grab the paper provided at the mailbox (or use your own) and send Santa your request with a self-addressed stamped envelope. Letters must be received by December 14 for a timely delivery and response from Santa. Santa Express mailboxes will be available at City Hall, the Thomas Lasorda Field House, Travis Ranch Activity Center, the Community Center and the Library from November 5th-December 14.


Community Help drive

Come join the Yorba Linda Teen Action Committee in bringing joy to those in need this holiday season. We encourage you to bring a non-perishable non-expired food item or unwrapped gift for a young boy or girl to any of our drop-off locations. All items collected will be donated to the Yorba Linda Food for Families Program. Items can be dropped off from November 5 - December 7 at Black Gold Golf Club, Thomas Lasorda Field Jr House, Travis Ranch Activity Center, Yorba Linda City Hall, and the Yorba Linda Community Center.