City of Lakewood, CA

07/02/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/02/2019 13:00

Fun Friday night family events all summer

Lakewood's long-standing commitment to family fun continues with 'Finally It's Friday,' 'FUN-Tastic Family Night' and 'Family Night Swim' events all summer long.

Registration is required for most events. Sign up at www.lakewoodcity.org/ecatalogor call 562-866-9771, extension 2408.

  • July 5-'Itty Bitty Beach Party' from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Mayfair and McCormick Pools for ages 6 months to 6 years. Little ones will enjoy plenty of water fun with games, prizes and more! Parents must accompany children. For Lakewood residents, the fee is $3 per person and $5 per non-resident. Adult ID and proof of residency required. For the full list of Family Nights at the pools, see www.lakewoodcity.org/swim.
  • July 12-Movie Night Under the Stars - 'Lego Movie 2' at Palms Park at 7 p.m. Bring the entire family and enjoy an evening of family fun and movie entertainment under the stars. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Free, but registration required with #14128.
  • July 12-Shakespeare by the Sea featuring 'The Comedy of Errors' from 7 to 9 p.m. at Monte Verde Park. Free. No registration required.
  • July 13-Save a Life Event at Mayfair Pool from 9 to 11 a.m. This free two-hour event is designed to emphasize safety around water for children and parents. All ages are encouraged to attend. Free 30-minute swim lessons are scheduled for 9:30, 10 and 10:30 a.m. Visit www.lakewoodcity.org/ecatalog to register for these lessons.
  • July 19-Movie Night Under the Stars - 'BumbleBee' at the Lakewood Mall (Del Amo Parking Lot) at 7 p.m. Bring the entire family and enjoy an evening of family fun and movie entertainment under the stars. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Free, but registration required with #14585.
  • July 19-Sundae Fun Day at Mayfair and McCormick Pools from 6:30 to 8 p.m. $3 per Lakewood resident and $5 per non-resident, adult ID and proof of Lakewood residency required. Parents must accompany children. Free sundaes to the first 100 swimmers.
  • July 26-Family Game Night at the Lakewood Youth Center from 6 to 10 p.m. Free. Pre-registration is required with course #13992.
  • July 26-School Supply Splash at Mayfair and McCormick Pools from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Support Project Shepherd and help children receive the items they need for school. Bring NEW school supply item and receive free admission.
  • August 2-Movie Night Under the Stars - 'Spider-Man Into The Spider-Verse' at Monte Verde Park at 7 p.m. Bring the entire family and enjoy an evening of family fun and movie entertainment under the stars. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Free, but registration required with #14129.
  • August 9-Parents Night Out, Kids Night In at the Lakewood Youth Center from 6 to 10 p.m. Highly qualified Youth Center staff will supervise your children (ages 3 and older, potty trained) with games, pizza, snacks and more while parents enjoy an evening out. Only $5; pre-registration required with course #14207.
  • August 16-FUN-Tastic Family Night featuring Pacific Animal Production at The Centre, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. $9 per person includes dinner and show ($6 for children 3-1, children under 1 are free). Advance registration is required with course #13995.
  • August 17-Canned Drive for a Dive-in Movie at Mayfair Pool at 7:30 p.m. featuring 'Aquaman'. Fee: One canned food item per person to support Project Shepherd. FREE for swim lesson participants and their families who have taken swim lessons at either McCormick or Mayfair Pools. Bring swim lesson card for entrance of families.
  • August 23-Movie Night Under the Stars - 'How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World ' at Lakewood Mall (Del Amo Parking Lot) at 7 p.m. Bring the entire family and enjoy an evening of family fun and movie entertainment under the stars. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. Free, but registration required with #14586.