Recreation ENews

Fontana, California

Community Services Department
Summer’s never felt so cool! Take a look at the Top 5 things to do this month in Fontana. Let us help you find fun, affordable summer outings for you and your family. Check out all our 2018 summer events, programs, and classes at or call our main office at (909) 349-6900.

Summer Concert Photo1. Enjoy the City’s Free Outdoor Summer Concerts
Kick off your summer vacation on a high note with our annual FREE Summer Concerts every Thursday starting June 7 through August 2 (*No concert July 5) from 7 p.m. − 9 p.m. at the newly opened Miller Park Amphitheater (17004 Arrow Blvd.) Concerts feature live bands, games, arts and crafts, and attractions. Delicious food will be offered for sale. Learn more by contacting the Community Services Department at (909) 349-6900 or visit

4th of July Photo2. Get Your Tickets for Fontana’s Annual 4th of July Celebration
 Celebrate our nation's birthday at the city’s annual Fourth of July Celebration, Wednesday, July 4 from 5 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at Fontana High School (9453 Citrus Ave). There will be live entertainment by the Gap Experience, food vendors, games and more. Tickets go on sale June 11 for only $5 (while supplies last) and can be purchased at: Jessie Turner Health and Fitness Community Center (15556 Summit Ave.), Don Day Neighborhood Center (14501 Live Oak Ave.), Fontana Community Services Department (16860 Valencia Ave.) and City Hall (8353 Sierra Ave.). It’s a Celebration the whole family can enjoy! For more information, please contact the Community Services Department at (909) 349-6900 or visit

Youth Summer Food Program Photo3. Kids and Teens Eat Free This Summer
 Fuel up for summer with a free healthy lunch and snack at participating Fontana school sites, parks and community centers, Monday through Friday. Free meals will be served at various times for youth, 18 years and younger. This program provides youth with healthier eating options at no cost to parents made possible by the City of Fontana and the Fontana Unified School District’s Food Services Department. For more information about the free summer food program, please call (909) 357-5160 ext. 29200 or visit our programs page.

Family Fun Nights Aquatics Photo4. Enjoy Pool Fun at Family Fun Nights
Make a splash this summer at our “Family Fun Nights” every Tuesday starting on June 5 through July 24 from 7 p.m. − 9 p.m. Take an evening swim or make a splash with provided water toys at Don Day Pool (14501 Live Oak Ave.), Heritage Pool (7350 W. Liberty Pkwy.) and Miller Pool (17004 Arrow Blvd.). Regular admission is applied. For more information about Family Fun Nights, please contact the Community Services Department at (909) 349-6900 or visit

Nature Center Photo5. Watch Free Movies Under the Stars
Sit under the stars with your family and friends and spend a relaxing Saturday evening with a great family movie. The Mary Vagle Nature Center (11501 Cypress Ave.) will be hosting free “Movies Under the Stars” on selected Saturdays. All movies start at 8 p.m. All ages are welcome.
The Secret Life of Pets | Saturday, June 30; Coco | Saturday, July 14; Peter Rabbit | Saturday, July 14; Lego Batman Movie | Saturday, August 11.
For more information about Movies Under the Stars, please call the Nature Center at (909) 349-6994 or visit

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