Centrally located within the San Gabriel Valley, Monterey Park offers a number of opportunities to experience unique dining fare, great shopping, and patronage to numerous special events. For a small city, Monterey Park is proud to annually host a Lunar New Year Festival, Cherry Blossom Festival, Cinco de Mayo Celebration, Play Days (city birthday) parade and carnival, Fourth of July event, Artisan Faire and the Harmony Festival Auto Show.
In addition, as Monterey Park is centrally located within the San Gabriel Valley and in close proximity to Los Angeles, there is an abundance of places to visit, sites to see, and activities to participate.
Just seven miles west of Monterey Park is the City of Los Angeles, home to such places as the original and historic Farmer's Market (6333 West Third Street), the Getty Center Museum (1200 Getty Center Drive), and the Staples Center.
For information relating to activities and tours in the City of Los Angeles, visit the Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau website.
Also within close proximity to Monterey Park is the renowned Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens located at 1151 Oxford Road in the City of San Marino.
For information relating to programs, activities or tea at the Cafe and Rose Garden Tea Room call 626-405-2100.