City of Pasadena Invites Community to Celebrate Grand Reopening of La Pintoresca Park and 26th Annual Family Fun Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2022

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:

Lisa Derderian, Pasadena Public Information Officer, City Manager’s Office, (626) 744-4755, lderderian@cityofpasadena.net 

PASADENA, Calif.—Join family, friends and neighbors for the grand reopening of La Pintoresca Park and the 26th annual Family Fun Day Saturday, May 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at La Pintoresca Park, 45 E. Washington Blvd.  

Excitement begins with the La Pintoresca Park ribbon cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Attendees will have the opportunity enjoy the park’s new splash pad, skate park, basketball court, and restrooms.  

Following the ribbon cutting, the fun will continue at the City’s 26th annual Family Fun Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Enjoy family-friendly activities, including a tiny tot area provided by Pasadena Public Health Department; arts and crafts with Armory Center for the Arts; life-sized games provided by Simply Divas & Dames; gift baskets provided by La Pintoresca Branch Library; a skateboard expo; bike repair workshop; laser tag; video game bus; basketball tournament; bingo for older adults; live entertainment by Monday Night Live Band; and much more! 

Pasadena Police and Fire Departments will be on the grill cooking up free hamburgers and hot dogs. And Vons Pharmacy will be on site providing Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines (and boosters) to everyone ages 5 and up.  

Come meet new people or reconnect with old friends as we celebrate one of the great parks in Pasadena. For more information, please visit www.cityofpasadena.net/parks-and-rec or call the La Pintoresca Teen Education Center at (626) 345-0706.  

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