Mother’s Day Paint Night

Join us for our Mother’s Day Paint Night!

Date: Friday, May 3, 2024

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Cost: $10 per person (materials included)

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of creativity as our talented instructor guides you through step-by-step instructions to create your own beautiful piece of art.

Spaces are limited, so be sure to register soon!


City of Calexico Presents Easter Egg Hunt

See you this Saturday!!

Don’t miss out on this egg-citing event at Crummett Park in Calexico, CA, on March 30, 2024! 🌟🐣

🕘 Event starts at 9 am

🥚 Over 10,000 Easter eggs!

🎮 Exciting games for all ages

🎶 Music to set the festive mood

🍔 Food vendors offering tasty treats

🎈 Plenty of fun activities for everyone!
📍 Location: Crummett Park, Calexico, CA

This event is open to all ages, and entrance is completely FREE!

Bring along your Easter basket and a comfy lawn chair to enjoy the festivities.

For more information, or if you would like to sign up to be a vendor, feel free to contact the Recreation Department at (760) 768-2176.


Join us for the 4/20 Celebration in Yuma, AZ!

We, at Yuma Dispensary, are thrilled to announce our upcoming 4/20 celebration located at 4104 E 32nd St. Yuma, AZ 85365 from 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

We want to invite you to indulge in our mouthwatering lineup of amazing local food trucks and food vendors, offering everything from savory tacos to decadent desserts. Our event will feature a vast selection of unique retail vendors full of local art, accessories, apparel, and more. In addition, local band, Val Chillmore, will perform their riffs and melodies live on stage and children will be entertained by our outdoor bounce house.

Of course, no 4/20 celebration would be complete without exclusive deals and discounts starting Saturday, April 13, 2024 and running daily leading up to our favorite holiday.

We encourage you to invite your friends and bring your appetite on Saturday, April 20th for a day of festivities, food, and FUN.

SDSU Imperial Valley Associated Students Hosts Second Annual 5K Color Run

WHAT: San Diego State University (SDSU) Imperial Valley Associated Students (A.S.) is holding its second annual 5K Color Run fundraising event on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2024. All proceeds from the event will go toward student-focused initiatives, such as study abroad programs and annual campus life events. This event is open to the public.
Those interested in attending, can register prior to the event online.  
SDSU Imperial Valley A.S., the student government body for both SDSU Imperial Valley’s Calexico and Brawley campus, advocates for student rights, funds campus events and offers scholarship and employment opportunities.
WHEN: Saturday Feb. 10, 2024 at 8 a.m.
WHERE: 720 Heber Ave. Calexico, Calif. 92231.  
PARKING: Parking lot is located off East Sherman Avenue. Additional public parking can be found on surrounding streets.

Tiny Tots Olympics

Bring your little ones!

Children ages 3-6 are invited to join us for some crazy fun relays and exciting obstacle courses.
Pre-registration guarantees an event t-shirt 😊

Date: February 17, 2024
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Ages: 3-6 years old
Fee: $10
Place: Crummett Park
7th St. & Encinas Ave.
Calexico, CA

Check out this video one of our parents created from last year’s Tiny Tots!
Tiny Tots Olympics Calexico 2023 – YouTube
Join the FUN!!


Daddy Daughter Dance

Daddy Daughter Dance is back!It’s time for fathers and daughters to dance their way through the extraordinary world of Alice in Wonderland.

Date: Saturday, 24th of February

Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Calexico Community Center, 707 Dool Avenue

Ticket Details:

$25 per couple

$10 for each additional daughter

The evening promises enchantment with music, dancing, and delightful refreshments. This is a unique opportunity for fathers and daughters to create beautiful memories together.

Ticket Sales:

Tickets will be available starting Tuesday, January 16th, at the following locations:

  • Calexico Community Center
  • Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center, 421 Heffernan Avenue

Please note that tickets are limited, so be sure to secure yours promptly for this unforgettable evening.

Dress to impress, as this is a special date with your beloved daughter.

Don’t miss out on the magic and fun. We look forward to seeing you at the Daddy Daughter Dance!




Children ages 7-12 are invited to join us for some crazy fun relays and exciting obstacle courses.  Pre-registration guarantees an event t-shirt 😊

Date:   January 20, 2024Time:   10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.Ages:   7-12 years oldFee:     $10Place:  Crummett Park            Dool Avenue & Belcher Street, Calexico. Register Now!

Black & White Art Exhibit

You are cordially invited to the City of Calexico’s Black & White Art Exhibit Opening Night.

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center

421 Heffernan Avenue, Calexico.

* Free Admission * Light Refreshments
For more information, please call the Recreation Department at (760) 768-2176 or (760) 357-5575.


Christmas Family Night

Families with children ages 0-12 are invited to join us for arts & crafts, games, a FREE book, a picture with Santa and lots of fun! Visit our website to register your child.