Special Events

Calendar of Events 2018

July



Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live!
Featuring: Desperado  
Eagles Tribute Band 
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July 12, 2018
Time: 6:00pm–8:00pm 
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public.  Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street.

Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live!
Featuring: Beatunes   
Beatles Tribute Band 
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July19, 2018
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm 
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public. Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street.


Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live and And Business Expo!

featuring:  Bruno and the Hooligans
Bruno Mars Tribute Band 
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July 26, 2018
Time: Concert 6:00pm–8:00pm   Business expo begins at 5 pm.
Fountain Valley Chamber of Commerce – Business Expo
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public. Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street.


August

Disabled Dance
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley
Date: August 3 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For Adult with disabilities. Call for more information
 
Great Fountain Valley Campout
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst Street
Date: Saturday/Sunday August 4-5, 2018   
Time: 4pm–10am
Sponsored by The Fountain Valley Recreation & Community Services Department, FV Kiwanis, FV Community Foundation & Boys and Girls Club of Huntington Valley

Movies in the Park  
Featuring: The Incredibles   
Location: FV Recreation Center 16400 Brookhurst St.
Dates: Tuesday, August 7, 2018, *National Night Out 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk. 
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

Senior Center Luau Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, August 16, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Movies in the Park 
Featuring: Zootopia
Location: Los Alamos Park  17901 Los Alamos St. 
Dates: Friday, August 17, 2018
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk.
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Movies in the Park 
Featuring: Mulan
Location: Harper Park  8675 Bluebird Ave. 
Dates: August 24, 2018 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk. 
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

Movies in the Park 
Featuring: Trolls
Location: Vista View Park  9235 Honeysuckle Ave. 
Dates: August 31, 2018 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk. 
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

September

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Senior Center Western Party
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, September 20, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

October



Dance for Adults with Disabilities
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley
Date: Friday, October 5, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For adults with disabilities. Please call for more information


Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Senior Center Fall Dance
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:30pm
For 55 and over, The Center’s Winter Dance is fun filled with a live band, refreshments and prizes. Come join the fun. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the Dance and are available for purchase in person at the Reception Desk.


Electronic Recycling Event and Shredding
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst Street 
Date: October 20, 2018
Time: E-waste 9:00am – 4:00pm, Shredding 9 am to 12 pm. 
Sponsored by The Fountain Valley Community Foundation 
Free event for the community, open to the public.

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Senior Center Halloween Party
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, October 30, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

November



Flu Shot Clinic
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Monday, November 5, 2018
Time: 9:00am-11:00am
The Flu Shot Clinic,is sponsored by Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and provides flu vaccine at no cost to our seniors' ages 55 and older. For reservations please call the Reception Desk beginning September 24th.

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Senior Center Thanksgiving Celebration
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

December



Tree Lighting Ceremony 
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 4:30pm-8:00pm 
Free event, all are welcome! Save the date for the City of Fountain Valley Recreation and Community Services annual Tree Lighting event! Tree Lighting will take place on December 2 from 4:30 – 8:00 PM at the Fountain Valley Recreation Center and Sports Park (16400 Brookhurst St.) This special holiday event will feature guests from the North Pole as well as performances by various community groups, delicious food available for purchase from local non-profit organizations, games, a spectacular fireworks show, and much more! 

Senior Center Holiday Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older