Good evening, San Gabriel

It's almost summer, so please join us tomorrow evening, June 13, in the Mission District for Surf's Up San Gabriel beginning at 6:00 p.m. in front of the Mission Playhouse. Our summer kickoff will feature live entertainment, food, games and more - please join us!

In addition, we'll be hosting fun events all summer long beginning on June 20 with a concert and a movie at Marshall Park! For a complete list of all our events, please click here.

Now, here's what's making news for June 12, 2019:
Video: City Council holds Budget Study Session
A video from yesterday's City Council Budget Study Session is now available online, which includes a discussion about the City's current financial position and the upcoming budget for next fiscal year.

As a friendly reminder, you can find videos of City Council meetings on the City's website or on our YouTube channel.
Surf's Up tomorrow evening in the Mission District
We're happy to be hosting Surf’s Up San Gabriel this Thursday, June 13 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the historic Mission District. Surf’s Up San Gabriel is a beach themed party which serves as the kickoff event for the Summer in San Gabriel Series.

Surf’s Up San Gabriel will be a family-friendly event filled with food trucks, live music, kids’ games, a beer & wine garden, and more fun. This year, we will have an inflatable rock-climbing wall, fire dancers, and Beach Boys cover band.
Pasadena Civic Ballet presents Deja Revue
The Pasadena Civic Ballet presents "Deja Revue" this Saturday, June 15 at 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Join the Pasadena Civic Ballet in celebrating the 20th anniversary of their artistic directors and 60 years of dance education in the Pasadena community.

The show-within-a-show features the dance troupe's best ballet, contemporary, hip-hop, character and tap pieces from the last two decades.
Upcoming meetings
  • City Council: June 18, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at City Council Chambers
Upcoming events

  • San Gabriel Library: Introduction to Digital Painting on June 13 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • City of San Gabriel: Surf's Up San Gabriel on June 13 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse
  • San Gabriel Library: Walk on the Wild Side with Wild Wonders on June 15 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • San Gabriel Library: Fruit Carving Workshop on June 17 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • San Gabriel Library: Book Club: Five Presidents on June 19 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • San Gabriel Library: Color Me Calm on June 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at 500 South Del Mar Avenue
  • City of San Gabriel: Kids' Day & 4th of July Parade on July 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Plaza Park and Smith Park
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