Special Events

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Santa and Little Girl

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Join Recreation Services and the Paso Robles Police Department for this annual holiday tradition. We’ll welcome Santa in his sleigh to Centennial Park on Thursday, December 13 from 6-7:30 pm. This free event will feature holiday give-aways, treats and a photo-op with the big man himself. Santa and his sleigh will also visit Oak Park on Monday, December 17 from 6-7:30 pm.


Boy and Mailbox

Mail Your Letter to Santa at Centennial Park

This season, Santa’s elves have delivered a special mailbox to the Centennial Park lobby for your child’s letters to the North Pole. Bring your child to drop-off their letter to Santa between noon and 5 pm Monday through Friday, December 3 through 21. We’ll have a special holiday treat from Santa’s elves just for them.


Coffee and Cookies

Holiday Hospitality Days at Centennial Park

Join Recreation Services for seasonal holiday treats, coffee and conversation in the Centennial Park main lobby from 9 am-6 pm on five special days this season:
• Tuesday, November 27 
• Monday, December 3
• Wednesday, December 12
• Thursday, December 20
• Friday, December 21

 While you’re visiting, pick-up a winter/spring Recreation Guide or purchase a recreation gift certificate for that special someone on your list.

Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Day of Celebration

A Celebration of the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Please join us to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This free, annual community event is a chance to honor Dr. King by congregating and enjoying music, art and education. This year's event theme is "I Am...Because of His Legacy," and will feature:

  • Guest Speaker Dr. Joye M. Carter, MD
  • The Black Queens Folkloric Dancers
  • Singing Hands
  • Paso Robles Black Student Union
  • Art & Essay Contest

Saturday, January 19, 2019, 1-3 pm at Flamson Middle School Auditorium (2405 Spring Street, Paso Robles)

MLK March Map

March for Unity

Kick off the celebration and join us in a march for Unity. We will assemble at 21st and Gregory Street (near the Fairgrounds south gate) and begin walking at noon to Flamson School. Free refreshments for march participants. Heavy rain cancels the march.

For more information, please call 805.237.3873

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