Top 5 Things To Do This May - 2019 Summer Kick Off

Fontana, CaliforniaCommunity Services Department

Don't miss this month's Top 5 Things To Do which are soaked with plenty of family fun. 
For more family-fun activities and events, visit Recreation.Fontana.org or call (909) 349-6900. 


Fontana Days Parade

Fontana Days Parade

Saturday, May 4

"May the 4th Be with You"

The Annual Fontana Days Parade will take place on Saturday, May 4 at 10:00 a.m. Join the celebration by watching beautiful floats, listening to marching bands and more. The parade will begin on Sierra Avenue and Arrow Boulevard, continuing south to Veterans Park (17255 Merrill Ave.). For more information, contact the Fontana Exchange Club at FontanaDays.com or call (909) 350-4683.


Little Mermaid Jr.

Little Mermaid Jr. Live on Fontana Stage

Friday, May 3 & Saturday, May 4 

Join Flounder, Sebastian and other lively characters as the story of Ariel comes to life in Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr., performed by the City of Fontana Youth Community Theater. Performances will be held at Steelworkers’ Auditorium (8437 Sierra Ave.) on Friday, May 3 at 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., as well as on Saturday, May 4 at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Tickets are now available for $15.

Purchase your tickets today at the Center Stage Theater Box Office (8463 Sierra Ave), open Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tickets may also be purchased by phone at (909) 429-7469 or online at www.centerstagefontana.com.


Pool Party

Pool Party & Concert

Friday, May 10

Are you ready to kick-off your summer with a pool party? Join us on Friday, May 10 for a pool party with a live performance from Neon Nation at the Fontana Park Aquatic Center (15610 Summit Ave.). There will be games, activities, food vendors, and more! Entry is free from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. All swimmers must wear proper swim attire. All children under 6 years old require adult supervision within arms-reach at all times. For more information, please call (909) 854-5111 or visit aquatics.fontana.org.


Fontana Walks this Summer

Family Fun Fitness with Fontana Walks!

Saturday, May 18 

Stay strong and healthy this summer with Fontana Walks! Join us for our next community walk at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18 at the Mary Vagle Nature Center (11501 Cypress Ave). Join the program and numerous other residents now to track steps to a healthier you. To join Fontana Walks! and track your steps, please call (909) 350-6542 or visit Fontana Walks!


Pools Open May 25 - Official Summer Kick Off

Make a Splash: Pools, Splash Pads and Slides Open

Saturday, May 25

Starting May 25, families can take a dip at one of the city's pools, splash pads and slides. Come visit us this summer for lap swimming, aqua aerobics, swim lessons or recreational swim. Make this a summer of fun in Fontana and visit one of Fontana’s five pool sites:

  • Don Day Pool, 14501 Live Oak Ave. | (909) 349-6997
  • Heritage Pool, 7350 W. Liberty Pkwy. | (909) 349-6968
  • Miller Pool, 17004 Arrow Blvd. | (909) 349-6979
  • Martin Tudor Splash Park, 11660 Sierra Ave. | (909) 428-8822
  • Fontana Park Aquatic Center, 15610 Summit Ave. | (909) 854-5111

Admission fees, hours of operation and activities vary per location. All swimmers must wear proper swim attire. No denim, basketball, jersey or cotton shorts or t-shirts permitted in the water. All children under the age of 6 must be within arms reach of an adult at all times.Visit Facilities.Fontana.org or call (909) 349-6900 for more information.


Fontana Days Carnival - Save the Dates

Fontana Days Carnival

Thursday, May 30 - Sunday, June 2 

Fontana Days Carnival is back with four days packed with entertainment, carnival games and rides, food vendors, live entertainment and fun for the whole family. The festivities take place Thursday, May 30 through Sunday, June 2. 

  • Thursday, May 30:  5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May 31: 5:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 1: 12:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, June 2: 12:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.

The carnival will be located at Veterans Park (17295 Merrill Ave). For more information about the carnival, please call the Fontana Exchange Club at (909) 641-0483 or visit FontanaDays.com.