2019 Free Movies in the Park in Moorpark - June to August

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City of Moorpark presents free Movies in the Park this summer. Fun activities start at 7:15pm; movies start at 8:15pm. Free admission!

The lineup:

Sat, June 22: Ralph Breaks the Internet at Peach Hill Park

Sat, July 20: How to Train Your Dragon at Mammoth Highlands Park

Sat, August 17: The LEGO Movie 2 at Arroyo Vista Park

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2019 City of Moorpark 3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza

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The City of Moorpark presents its 3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 (yes...the day before the 4th) at Arroyo Vista Park, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark. Gates open at 3:45 p.m. Festivities start at 4:00 p.m. Admission is $5 per person; children 4 and under are free. Cash only.

Visit moorparkca.gov/578/3rd-of-July-Fireworks-Extravaganza or call 805.517.6300 for more information. 

Event Schedule

  • 3:45 p.m.: Gates Open

  • 4:00 p.m.: Festivities Begin

  • 5:00 p.m.: Live Music

  • 6:45 p.m.: Flag Presentation

  • 7:30 p.m.: Live Music

  • 9:00 p.m.: Fireworks!

Also on hand...over food vendors, face painting, bounce houses and more for an additional charge.

For safety reasons: No BBQs, alcohol, smoking, vaping, fireworks, animals/pets (except service animals) and motorhomes/oversize vehicles are allowed at event.

Our family has attended this event a number of times in the past and we love it. Low key, family friendly fun. Bring your lawn chairs, picnic baskets and blankets. 

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Upcoming Events and Programs at the Moorpark City Library

The Moorpark City Library, located at 699 Moorpark Avenue, hosts a variety of events and programs for the general public, all free of charge. From time to time we will list some of them here. For more details, visit moorparklibrary.org or call 805.517.6370. Library hours are 10am to 8pm Mon-Thurs, 10am to 5pm Fri-Sat and 1-5pm on Sun.

Children's Events

Monday Performers at 3pm in the Civic Center Apricot Room

  • July 8: Circus Fantastico with Luce Puppet Co.

  • July 15: Billy Bonkers Magic Show

  • July 22: One World Rhythm - music participation show

PJ Storytime in the parks on Thursdays from 6:30-7:15pm

  • June 20: Community Park next to the Library

  • June 27: Mammoth HIghlands

  • July 11: Campus Canyon

  • July 18: Mountain Meadows

  • July 25: Peach Hill

  • August 1: Tierra Rejada

  • August 8: Poindexter Park

Elementary Crafts and Contests in the library or the park next door

  • June 21: Perler Beads

  • June 28: Crazy Hats with Glow Stickers

  • July 5: Bubble Gum Contest

  • July 12: Bubble Wans

  • July 19: Chalk Art

  • July 26: Relay Races & Fitness Challenge

  • August 2: Showtime Best

Teens (Grades 6-12)

Guitar Club - Saturdays, June 15, July 20 and Aug 17 3-4pm - Learn guitar basics. Bring your own guitar.

Creation Station: June 11 4pm DIY Bath Bombs, July 9 2pm Duct Tape Wallets, Aug 13 2pm Perler Beads

Ukulele Workshop - Mon, July 8 2-3pm with Craig Newton - Uke will be provided.

City of Moorpark Earth Festival and Community Yard Sale on Saturday, May 4, 2019

The City of Moorpark presents an Earth Festival and Community Yard Sale on Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 8am to 11am.

The Community Yard Sale is a gathering of many families and non-profits selling used items including housewares, clothing, toys and more at the Arroyo Vista Community Park, 4550 Tierra Rejada Road, Moorpark from 8 am to 11 am. Free to the public. www.moorparkca.gov/663/Community-Yard-Sale

Memorial Day Observance at Moorpark Veterans' Memorial

Memorial Day will be observed at the Moorpark Veterans Memorial, 608 Spring Road, on Monday, May 27, 2019 at 10 am. Men and women who have served, are serving and who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country will be honored. Refreshments will be provided. 

Presented by the American Legion Post 502, City of Moorpark, American Legion Auxilary, Boy Scouts, Forty & Eight and Kiwanis Club of Moorpark. Call the American Legion at 805.523.3355 for more information.

Easter on the Farm at Underwood Family Farms Moorpark March 30 to April 22, 2019

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Come celebrate an Easter Springtime Festival at Underwood Family Farms, 3370 Sunset Valley Road in Moorpark from 9:00am to 6:00pm from Saturday, March 30th to Monday, April 22nd, 2019.

Springtime Easter Festival admission is $8 Monday - Friday and $12 on Saturdays and Sundays. Children under 2 are free.  Easter Weekend Admission 4/19-4/21 is $12. $2 discount to 65+, Military, Veterans and First Responders with valid ID.

The following Easter activities are included with admission: tractor drawn wagon ride, Easter Bunny photo opp, kids' corral, bee barn, giant haystack and more.

Additional Easter activities that require tickets include Easter egg hunt - bring your own basket or make one here, face painting, Easter temporary tattoos, grain train, pony rides, Easter egg sling shot, trike trail, corn shed and so on.

Visit www.underwoodfamilyfarms.com/Easter_on_the_Farm.html for more information or call 805.529.3690.