Special Events

The City of San Gabriel hosts a variety of special events every year for residents and visitors alike. Whether you live, work, or play in San Gabriel, here's a list of notable events within our community:

Fall Fun Festival - October 25, 2019

10-26-18_FALLFUNFEST91- croppedOur annual Fall Fun Festival is quickly approaching and you do not want to miss this event! Expect costume contests, food vendors, trunk-or-treating, games and more! Registration for the costume contest begins Tuesday, September 17th. You can register on-line, by phone (626) 308-2875, or in person.  For more information, please visit the event website

  • Date: Friday, October 25, 2019
  • Time: 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: Mission District, 320 S. Mission Drive San Gabriel 91776

Dia De Los Muertos - November 1, 2019

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The 2nd annual Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Festival will include many different components such as artists, vendors, crafts for kids, face painting, live entertainment, margarita and beer garden and food trucks. Admission is free and open to the general public. The event will begin with a community procession beginning at Plaza Park. Attendees are encouraged to bring a memento or picture of their beloved family and friends who have passed on to display at the community altar held at the Mission Playhouse Lobby. For more information, please visit the event website

  • Date: Friday, November 1, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Location: Mission District, 320 S. Mission Drive San Gabriel 91776

Turkey Trot - November 16, 2019

turkey trotJoin us this November for our 44th Annual Turkey Trot! The races begin and end at Vincent Lugo Park. Registration includes race entry, raffle, finisher medal, t-shirt and refreshments.

Register by 10/18 to save on entry fees. Contact the Community Services Department for more information at (626) 308-2875.        

To register click here.

  • Date: Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
  • Location: Vincent Lugo Park, Prospect Ave & Wells Street, San Gabriel 91776