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Annual Special Events

The City of Lancaster is committed to providing enriching experiences for community members. No matter what time of year, there is always an event or fun activity for the family to enjoy. Please contact the City of Lancaster's Parks, Recreation and Arts Department at 661-723-6077 for more information about any of our special events or click on the links below.

All City of Lancaster community events are gang free, no colors events.
(Ordinance 953, Section 9.18.010)

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BLVD Market logo

  BLVD Market    

4-9 PM
July 2-October 29, 2020

 FINAL BLVD Entertainment

BLVD Entertainment
Sponsored by: LMPAF, LPAC Foundation, sPower & 
the BLVD Association

 Currently on hold - 
 Check back for updates

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  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service                                                                                          Saturday
January 18, 2020


Egg Hunt

   Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza

For more info click here


   California Poppy Festival™ Cancelled
For more info click here


Toyota Concert Series Logo 2019-FINAL-outlined

   Summer Concert Series presented by Toyota of Lancaster Cancelled
For more info click here
 Thunder_cruise-in_2019    Thunder Cruise-In  Cancelled - Check back
 for updates


4th of July

  4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza
presented by IBEW Local 11/NECA and sPower
July 4, 2020        


   Antelope Valley Fair
 (Contact AV Fair for all information)
 August 21-30, 2020


 CA with Thunder LOGO 2018

   Celebrate America Saturday,
September 12, 2020


   Streets of Lancaster Grand Prix Friday-Sunday
September 25-27, 2020


25 YEAR Logo

   Bark at the Park Saturday
October 3, 2020


California Circuit Finals Rodeo  Logo

   California Circuit Finals Rodeo
 (Contact CA Finals Rodeo for all information)
October 2020


BooLVD Logo

   BooLVD Halloween & Harvest Festival Saturday
October 24, 2020



   Field of Drafts
November 7, 2020


MBC 2012 Logo

   A Magical BLVD Christmas Saturday
December 12, 2020


   Breakfast with Santa Saturday
December 19, 2020




Past Events  

 BBP Logo 2018

Block Party of the Decade
December 1, 2018


   Aerospace Walk of Honor Program ended in 2009

  One hundred elite test pilots whose aviation careers are marked by extraordinary  achievements have been placed in the Aerospace Walk of Honor.




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BooLVD Halloween & Harvest Festival

  • Date: 10/26/2019 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM  
  • Location: The BLVD between Sierra HWY and Genoa Ave.
    W. Lancaster BLVD
    Lancaster, California 93534
  • Introduction: Come on out from 1-5 p.m. as the City of Lancaster hosts this fun, family-friendly event that will provide you with a boo-fully good time without frightening your budget.

Parking Map
Event Map - coming soon

Saturday, October 26, 2019 | 1 - 5 p.m.

The BLVD between Sierra Highway and Genoa Avenue


What’s more silly than scary, more thrilling than chilling? The BooLVD Halloween and Harvest Festival! Come on out from 1-5 p.m. as the City of Lancaster hosts this fun, family-friendly event that will provide you with a boo-fully good time without frightening your budget. We’ve put our pointy thinking caps on to plan a fall frolic and some not-so-scary adventures that will be more fun than you can shake a pumpkin at! Your little tricksters will have extra haunting fun with jolly jack o’ lanterns and get Halloween surprises ‘n’ treats starting at 1 p.m. (while supplies last) on The BLVD. Join the City of Lancaster for some whimsy and ghoulish humor, not to mention a little frightful fun!

• RETURNING - Collect candy along each of our multiple BLVD Treat Trails/Stops starting at 1 p.m. (while supplies last). 

• Ghostly train rides 
• Corn Maze
• Carnival games
• Costume contest
• Magic Show
• Petting Zoo 
• Pumpkin decorating 
• Cookie decorating
• Pumpkin carving demonstration
• Kid-friendly Haunted House at AV Dance Studio 81
• Harvest Festival and delicious food from local vendors and BLVD restaurants
  and so much more!

Make sure to visit our Pumpkin Patch at Ehrlich Avenue and get your pumpkin for Halloween!

BooLVD Costume Contest

Infants and children up to 12 years old (adult must be present) can enter in the “cutest”, “scariest,” and "most creative” categories. Groups of 2-7 people of all ages can enter to win ‘best group’. Signups for all contestants will be accepted from 1 to 1:45 p.m. on South Ehrlich Avenue. Winners will be announced at 4:15 p.m. on the BeX Bandstand Stage.

For more info click here


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