Parks, Recreation and Community Services

Upcoming Events



Bring your little ghouls and goblins to Bobby Bonds, Bryant, Reid, Villegas Parks and the Youth Opportunity Center for an evening of Halloween Fun! Featuring special trick-or-treat stations, inflatables, snacks, carnival games and Halloween themed activities. These annual events are a fun and spooktacular way to celebrate. Registration is not required. Admission into the event is free, however some booths may charge a nominal fee. 

Youth Opportunity Center Fright Night Haunted Maze

Friday, Oct. 25 | 5 - 8 p.m. | ALL AGES (13+ recommended)

Bobby Bonds Park - Eastside Fall Festival

Friday, Oct. 25 | 5 - 8 p.m. | ALL AGES

Reid Park - Halloween Carnival

Friday, Oct. 25 | 6 - 9 p.m. | ALL AGES

Villegas Park - Halloween Carnival 

Friday, Oct. 25 | 5 - 8 p.m. | ALL AGES

Bryant Park - Halloween Carnival

Thursday, Oct. 31 | 5 - 8 p.m. | Ages 3 - 14


Grab your mittens and snow boots and let's hit the slopes!

The City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department in collaboration with the Arlington Business Partnership is celebrating the holidays with the annual Winter Wonderland – Saturday, December 7th at Arlington Heights Sports Park – 9401 Cleveland Ave. The event is a whimsical family-fun tradition in the City of Riverside featuring an array of holiday-themed activities and over 60 tons of snow for sledding. These activities include face painting, crafts, inflatables, live entertainment, carnival games, photos with Santa, train rides, food & craft vendors, as well as free activities that family and friends of all ages can enjoy.  This year, Winter Wonderland will also feature breakfast with Santa from 8 - 10 a.m. Breakfast with Santa is offered for $5 per plate (cash only is accepted). For Breakfast with Santa and vendor opportunities, please contact the Arlington Business Partnership - gear and let’s hit the slopes!

Saturday, December 7 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. | Arlington Heights Sports Park - 9401 Cleveland Ave.