Special Events

Calendar of Events 2018

January



Senior Center Winter Dance
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, January 26, 2018           
Time: 7:00pm-9:30pm
For 55 and over, The Center’s Winter Dance is fun filled with a live band, refreshments and prizes. Come join the fun. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the Dance and are available for purchase in person at the Reception Desk.


February



Disabled Dance  
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center
16400 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley   714-839-8611
Date: Friday, February 2, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For adults with disabilities. Please call for more information

FV Fit Body Bootcamp 5K Fun Run/Walk
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Date: Saturday, February 3, 2018
Time: 8:00am-9:30am 
Sponsored by The FV Community Foundation and City of Fountain Valley. 
For all ages and skill levels.  Strollers and dog walkers are welcome too and will be the last to get on the course. Your registration fee goes to the participating nonprofit of your choice. A wonderful morning in the park!  

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, February 08, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30 pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older. 

 

Senior Center Valentine’s Day Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

 

Fit & Fabulous Fashion Show
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Monday, February 26, 2018
Time: 12:00pm–3:00pm
The annual Fit & Fabulous Fashion Show is a fundraiser for senior services in Fountain Valley. Tickets are available for purchase for $15 each which includes lunch, prizes and a fashion show by Chico’s.  Purchase your tickets at The Center’s Reception Desk.


March

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, March 08, 2018
Time: 2:00pm to  3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older. 

 

Senior Center St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, March 13, 2018
Time: 11:30am –1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.


Easter Egg Hunt 
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018
Time: 8:30am-11:30am 
Free event for kids of all ages! There will be carnival games, crafts, bounce houses, and much more! The Egg Hunts will run continuously for ages 11 and under from 8:30-11:00 AM. Parents are encouraged to remain out of the hunt areas so children can enjoy their own goodies. Please remember to bring your own basket or sack for eggs and treats.  For more information on this event or any of our recreation activities, please call 714-839-8611 or visit out our website at www.fountainvalley.org. We hope to see you there!


April



Disabled Dance
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center 714-839-8611
16400 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, April 6, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For adults with disabilities. Please call for more information


Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older. 

 

Electronic Recycling Event and Shredding
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst Street 
Date: Saturday, April  21,2018
Time: E-waste 9:00am – 4:00pm, Shredding 9 am-12 pm. 
Fountain Valley Community Foundation 
Free event for the community, open to the public

May

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, May 12, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older. 

 Senior Center Spring Dance
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:30pm
Fountain Valley Recreation & Community Services Department 
For 55 and over, The Center’s Winter Dance is fun filled with a live band, refreshments andprizes. Come join the fun. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the Dance and are available for purchase in person at the Reception Desk.


Senior Center Spring Party Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
Fountain Valley Recreation & Community Services Department 
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

 
Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, May 24, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older. 


 June



Disabled Dance
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center
16400 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley   714-839-8611
Date: Friday, June 1, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For adults with Disabilities. Please call for more information


Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, June 7, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older. 

Senior Expo 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date:  Thursday, June 21, 2018
Time: 9:30am –12pm 
This is the Senior Centers largest fundraiser as the sponsor’s contributions benefit senior services in Fountain Valley.  The event includes vendors from all areas relating to senior needs and services. A complimentary lunch is provided with many give-a-ways and prizes for attendees. The event is at no cost to all participants; please register at The Centers Reception Desk beginning May 1st. 


Fountain Valley Summerfest 
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday June 21–Sunday June 24, 2018 
4 Day festival with live music, food, carnival rides. No charge to enter festival. There is a parking fee.  Open to the public. For more information click here.

Fountain Valley Classic Car and Truck Show
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Date: Saturday June 23, 2018
Time: 7:00am – 3:00pm 
Sponsored by The Fountain Valley Community Foundation
Over 200 classic cars and trucks. Free entrance. Open to the public.  Parking fee. For more information click here.

 

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older


July

Senior Center Independence Day Celebration
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

 

Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live!
Featuring: TBD
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July 5, 2018
Time: 6:00pm–8:00pm 
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public.  Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street

 

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live!
Featuring: TBD 
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July 12, 2018
Time: 6:00pm–8:00pm 
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public.  Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street.


Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live!
Featuring: TBD
Pays homage to the vintage age of Queen Rock and Roll concerts.
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July19, 2018
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm 
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public. Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street.

 

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, July 26, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older


Concerts in the Park – Fountain Valley Live and And Business Expo!

featuring:  
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Dates: Thursday, July 26, 2018
Time: Concert 6:00pm–8:00pm   Business expo begins at 5 pm.
Fountain Valley chamber of Commerce – Business Expo
It would not be a Summer in Fountain Valley without the amazing Fountain Valley Live Concerts in the Park series.  The concerts are a family, fun, and free event to the public. Fountain Valley is a Nice Place to Rock every Thursday in July beginning at 6pm at the Recreation Center and Sports Park, 16400 Brookhurst Street.


August

Disabled Dance
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center
16400 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley  714-839-8611
Date: August 3 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For Adult with disabilities. Call for more information


Movies in the Park 
Location: TBD
Dates: Friday, August 3, 2018 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

Great Fountain Valley Campout
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst Street
Date: Saturday/Sunday August 4-5, 2018   
Time: 4pm–10am
Sponsored by The Fountain Valley Recreation & Community Services Department, FV Kiwanis, FV Community Foundation & Boys and Girls Club of Huntington Valley

Movies in the Park  
Location: FV Recreation Center 16400 Brookhurst St.
Dates: Tuesday, August 7, 2018  *National Night Out 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk. 
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

 

Senior Center Luau Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, August 9, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.


Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, August 16, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

 

Movies in the Park 
Location: TBD
Dates: Friday, August 17, 2018
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk.
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

  

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

 

Movies in the Park 
Location: TBD
Dates: August 24, 2018 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk. 
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  

  

Movies in the Park 
Location: TBD
Dates: August 31, 2018 
Festivities start at 6 pm, Movie begins at dusk. 
Bring your family/friends and prepare to have a blast with your community.  Bring blankets and chairs and come join in all the festivities!  There will be food trucks, games, a family-friendly movie and a costume contest! The winner of the costume contest will receive a new bike! We look forward to you joining us as we travel around the world one movie at a time!  


September

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older



Senior Center Western Party
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, September 20, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

 

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older



October



Disabled Dance
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center
16400 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley   714-839-8611
Date: Friday, October 5, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
For adults with disabilities. Please call for more information

Electronic Recycling Event  and Shredding
Location: Fountain Valley Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst Street 
Date: October TBD ,2018
Time: E-waste 9:00am – 4:00pm, Shredding 9 am to 12 pm. 
Sponsored by The Fountain Valley Community Foundation 
Free event for the community, open to the public.

 

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older



Senior Center Fall Dance
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:30pm
For 55 and over, The Center’s Winter Dance is fun filled with a live band, refreshments and prizes. Come join the fun. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the Dance and are available for purchase in person at the Reception Desk.

  

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

 

Senior Center Halloween Party
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Friday, October 30, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.


November



Flu Shot Clinic
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Monday November 5, 2018
Time: 9:00am-11:00am
The Flu Shot Clinic,is sponsored by Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and provides flu vaccine at no cost to our seniors ages 55 and older. For reservations please call the Reception Desk beginning September 24th.


Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

 
Senior Center Thanksgiving Celebration
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

  

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older

 

December



Tree Lighting Ceremony 
Location: Fountain Valley Recreation Center & Sports Park 
16400 Brookhurst, Fountain Valley 
Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018
Time: 4:30pm-8:00pm 
Free event, all our welcome! Save the date for the City of Fountain Valley Recreation and Community Services annual Tree Lighting event! Tree Lighting will take place on December 2 from 4:30 – 8:00 PM at the Fountain Valley Recreation Center and Sports Park (16400 Brookhurst St.) This special holiday event will feature guests from the North Pole as well as performances by various community groups, delicious food available for purchase from local non-profit organizations, games, a spectacular fireworks show, and much more! 



Senior Center Holiday Luncheon
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
For senior participants 55 years and older.  Tickets are $7 each and must be pre-purchased at the Reception Desk. Tickets go on sale six weeks prior to the event date. The event is very popular and sells out quickly. We recommend getting your tickets ASAP. They must be purchased in person at The Center, 17967 Bushard Street.

 

Seminar - TBD 
Location: The Center at Founders Village Senior and Community Center 
17967 Bushard Street, Fountain Valley 
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2018
Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm
Free-For senior participants 55 years and older