Looking for a family friendly Halloween event to go to tomorrow? Covina’s Halloween Carnival is at Covina Park tomorrow starting at 5:30pm. Its FREE fun for the whole family! Remember to take pics and tag #CovinaResidents on Instagram!
Monthly Archives: October 2014
The Moving Wall Memorial Comes to Covina October 23rd-27th
The Moving Wall is returning to Covina for its 30th Anniversary, and will be at Covina Park, October 23-27. The Wall will be open for viewing 24 hours a day.
Contact the Parks & Recreation Department at (626) 384-5340 for more information.
Opening Dedication – Thursday, October 23, 7 pm
Remembrance Ceremony – Saturday, October 25, 7 pm
Cal Poly Pomona’s Annual Pumpkin Festival is this Weekend! (10/18-10/19)
This is not in Covina but it is only a ride over the hill at Cal Poly Pomona! This will be the 5th Pumpkin Festival that I attend, I started going when my son was only a few weeks old and have made it a family tradition ever since. Its such a great event for pictures that you’ll treasure forever, I know I do. Make sure to bring your walking shoes and maybe even a wagon for you to carry the pumpkins in. It tends to be busier the later in the day you get there and parking fills quickly so try to get there early in the morning. If you go make sure you tag @CovinaResidents when you post on Instagram!
Here’s the info from their website:
Food and Activities
Join us for the 22nd Annual Pumpkin Festival where you can choose from thousands of pumpkins right out of the patch ($5 ea). Eat and play games at the College of Agriculture student club booths or head over to our popular Insect Fair featuring nearly 500,000 live and preserved insects (runs from 9am-5pm). We also have a corn maze, petting zoo, horse rides, entertainment, and lots of activities for kids! If you like pancakes, we’ve got them. Join us for our pancake breakfast Saturday morning only from 8am-11am. Bring your appetite! On Sunday, an earthquake simulator as well as FDNY Resue 5, a rolling memorial of the victims of 9/11, will be on display.
For the safety of all our guests, no animals are permitted at the Pumpkin Festival.
Prices (Cash Only-ATM machines are available)
Admission and Parking: FREE (Parking in lot C or Parking structure with shuttle service throughout the festival)
(HANDICAP PARKING with golf cart transport is available in lot “B”)
Pumpkins from the patch: $5 each
Insect Fair at the Bronco Student Center (9am-5pm): $5 for adults; $4 for students, FREE for kids 2 and under
Pancake Breakfast (Saturday only 8am-11am): $5 for adults, $4 for students, seniors, military, and kids 12 and under
Corn Maze: $2
Petting Zoo: $3
Prices are subject to change.
*All proceeds support College of Agriculture student clubs and activities, as well as farm operations.
Click here to view a timelapse of the Pumpkin Festival.
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Map and Driving Directions
The Pumpkin Festival is located at the Farm Store:
4102 S. University Drive, Pomona, CA 91768
Enter your starting address:
Parking: Lot C or Parking Structure (off Kellogg Drive)
Handicap parking: Lot B (with golf cart transport)
Covina’s 19th annual Thunderfest is Today!!!!
It’s here! The day our beautiful city closes off Downtown Covina to car traffic and fills the streets with amazing bands, yummy food and over 200 cars! Its today from 1:00-8:00pm, see ya’ll there!
This year’s Thunderfest is gearing up to be one of the best ever. With a new outdoor stage at College and Citrus and 5 Indoor Venues. A combined Food and Beer Court at Heritage Plaze will give you a chance for a snack and a cold one as you listen to the great music from the Heritage Plaze Stage. Stroll along through the over 200 Hot Rods, Customs and Classics as you make your way down Citrus Ave.
Remember to follow us on Instagram @CovinaResidents and tag us on your Covina pictures!
Officer Corder Church Service This Morning at 11am- Watch it Online
If you are unable to make it to this morning’s church service for Officer Corder you can watch it online at http://pfbpurpose.com/live/