Annual Events

Check out the calendar below for a list of exciting events happening in Brea!

EventDateTimeLocationContact
Bridal ShowJanuary 26, 201911:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Brea Community Center714-671-4427
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Spring Craft BoutiqueMarch 15, 2019
March 16, 2019
9:00 a.m.  - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Brea Community Center714-990-7771
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Pet ExpoApril 6, 20199:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Brea Community Center714-990-7771
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Father/Daughter DanceJune 14, 20196:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.Brea Community Center714-990-7631
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Family FilmsFridays in June & July8:00 p.m.Arovista Park Amphitheatre714-990-7201
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July 4 Country FairJuly 4, 20197:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.City Hall Park714-990-7771
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Concerts in the ParkWednesdays in July & August6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.City Hall Park714-990-7722
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Brea FestAugust 16, 20196:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.Civic & Cultural Center714-990-7771
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Wellness FestivalSeptember 28, 20199:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Brea Community Center714-990-7740
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Senior Health Fair & Flu ClinicOctober 20199:00 a.m.  - 1:00 p.m.Brea Senior Center714-990-7750
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Veterans Day CeremonyNovember 11, 201910:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Brea War Memorial714-990-7771
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Nutcracker Craft BoutiqueNovember 15, 2019
November 16, 2019
9:00 a.m.  - 6:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Brea Community Center714-990-7771
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Tree Lighting CeremonyDecember 5, 20196:30 p.m.Civic & Cultural Center714-990-7771
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Brides, grooms, parents, and friends can shop and compare among a variety of vendors including caterers, DJs, reception sites, bridal registries, event coordinators, florists, formal wear, travel representatives, photographers, and more. Attendees will also be able to sample foods, compare prices, and get ideas for their wedding and reception. This is also a great opportunity to gather information for other events and parties.

Admission is $6 and parking is free.

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The boutique features unique, one-of-a-kind crafts, seasonal and year-round gifts and décor, wearable art, jewelry, florals, baby items, tasty goodies, and much more from over 250 vendors. All proceeds benefit the Community Center’s youth and family programs. Sorry, no strollers are allowed inside the Boutique. Kidwatch baby sitting services will be available for $2.50 per hour per child.

Admission is $2 (children 12 years old and younger may enter for free). Parking is free.

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The Pet Expo features vendors offering pet products and services, educational opportunities, and even the chance to adopt a new family member from local rescues and shelters! Plus, enjoy Brea’s Police K-9 unit demonstrations, and much more!

Admission is $2 (children 12 years old and younger may enter for free). Parking is free.


July 4th Country FairCountry Fair Characters

The all day festivities begin with the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast at
7:00 a.m. followed by the Brea Ministerial Association Morning Service. The Fair opens at 9:00 a.m. and continues until 3:00 p.m. with live entertainment, kiddie parade, dog parade, classic car show, food, games, exhibits, teen fun area, and Market Place area featuring handmade gifts.
Admission is free.
Swimming at the Plunge begins at 12 p.m. for $3.
Entertainment Schedule:
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.:  The Darden Sisters
10:45 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.:  Raining Horseshoes
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.:  Fockstail
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.:  The Honeydrops
Beautiful Baby Contest:
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.:  Registration (visit the Beautiful Baby booth)
10:35 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.:  Judging
12:00 p.m.:  Winners Announced
Patriotic attire encouraged and contestants need to be 12 months and under.

Family FilmsFamily Films

All family-friendly movies shown outdoors on our gigantic screen at Arovista Park. Bring your blankets and low-back beach chairs for a night of family fun. Delectable movie munchies and food items are available for a nominal fee. Free raffle prizes for the kids. Admission is free.
The 2019 film schedule:
June 2 - Ralph Breaks the Internet
June 28 - LEGO Movie 2
July 5  - The Sandlot (at the Plunge)
July 12 - Incredibles 2
July 19 - How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
July 26 - Mary Poppins Returns

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Lively music of various genres will be presented at City Hall Park. This is the perfect place to enjoy free entertainment and get to meet some new friends. Bring your folding chairs or blankets and get comfortable on the lawn! Bring your own picnic or you can purchase delicious tri-tip sandwiches, ice cold drinks, and snacks that are for sale by community partners. All proceeds from concession sales help to support this series. Admission is free.
The 2019 concert schedule:
July 10 - Symphonic Winds of the Pacific (Pops & Patriotic)
July 17 - The Alley Cats (Doo-Wop)
July 24 - Electric Vinyl (Classic Rock)
July 31 - Upstream (Caribbean/Reggea/Calypso)
August 7 - The Fenians (Irish Rock)
August 14 - The Swing Cats (Big Band)     

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Brea Fest is a family event that is Brea’s “tastiest” celebration and party of the year! Guests are invited to sample delicious food and beverages donated from over 30 area restaurants while listening to live music. Plus, enjoy exhibitions in the Gallery, demonstrating artists, live theater performances, a craft market place, and much more. “Kidsville” is sponsored by North Hills Church and includes face painting, a caricature artist, make-and-take crafts, and kid-friendly foods.

Brea Fest admission and entertainment is free.  There is a nominal charge of $3 per ticket that can be used for food and/or beverages. Proceeds from the event support Brea's Art Programs, such as the Curtis Theatre, Brea Art Gallery, and Concerts in the Park.

For further information, a participant packet or volunteer opportunities at Brea Fest, please call (714) 990-7771.

Wellness FestivalWebsite collage image

Begin your journey on a personal quest for enhanced health and well being at the Wellness Festival. The festival showcases a variety of specialties, including medical screenings, cutting edge fitness trends, alternative and holistic medicine, aromatherapy, free massages, and heart healthy food samples. The festival has something for everyone.

Admission is free.


Senior Health Fair/Flu Clinic NSHFD 8

This Fair offers older adults valuable health services, such as a wide variety of health screening opportunities, information on health, wellness, and safety issues. Screenings typically include cholesterol, blood pressure hearing, lung function, and metabolism. Additionally, vendors from various agencies that provide service to seniors distribute valuable information. The seasonal flu vaccine will be available, while supplies last.

Admission is free.

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Shop from over 250 vendors that display one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted holiday gifts, decorations, food, and collectibles. Shoppers can also pick up a quick snack or beverage in Food Alley. Sorry, no strollers are allowed inside the Boutique. Kidwatch baby sitting services will be available for $2.50 per hour per child.

Admission is $2 (children 12 years old and younger may enter for free). Parking is free. All proceeds benefit the Community Center’s youth and family programs.

Tree Lighting CeremonyTree Lighting

Light up the holiday at the City of Brea’s annual tree lighting celebration. Live music and entertainment will put everyone in the holiday spirit. Watch the holiday tree light up the evening and see children’s eyes sparkle when Mr. and Mrs.Claus drop in for a visit. Pictures with Santa are available for a fee. Cookies and hot chocolate will be served.

Admission is free.