Monterey Park's Birthday Celebration

Thursday-Sunday, May 09-12, 2019 at

Barnes Park

Celebrate Monterey Park's 103rd birthday and our recognition as one of America's best places to live and raise a family at the annual Birthday carnival and parade.

Birthday Celebration Parade

Fun for the entire family with local high school bands, dance groups, community organizations and VIPs. 
  • Saturday, May 11 at 11 a.m.
  • NEW ROUTE - Parade starts at Ramona/Newmark and proceeds north to Garvey Ave, West to Chandler Ave, South to Newmark Ave and East to McPherrin Ave). Parade ends at Barnes Park for the Birthday Carnival
  • FREE parade entry for bands, drill teams, JROTC, local groups, novelty and more 

Birthday Celebration Carnival

Four days of thrilling rides and live entertainment at Barnes Park.
  • Thursday, 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
  • Friday, 5:00 p.m.- 11:00 p.m. 
  • Saturday, noon- 11:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, 1:00 p.m. - 10 p.m.