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City of Chino Presents Halloween Spooktacular 2023

Featuring Hot Air Balloons and Family Fun

Date: Tuesday, October 31

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m

Location: Ruben S. Ayala Park, 14225 Central Avenue (Fields 11, 12, & 13)

The City of Chino cordially invites families and friends to its annual Halloween Spooktacular event, and this year, the spookiness is soaring to new heights with an enchanting Hot Air Balloon Glow!

As evening descends, prepare to be mesmerized by the enchanting Hot Air Balloon Glow, where a fleet of brilliantly illuminated balloons will be stationed, creating a breathtaking spectacle. Wander among the vibrant giants and indulge in a unique trick-or-treat experience, with each balloon offering delightful surprises. 

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Upcoming Events


Date: Wednesday, November 8

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: 14010 City Center Drive, Chino Hills

Supervisor Hagman is hosting the annual Veteran Claims Event, an exclusive gathering for veterans. Veterans attending should bring their DD Form 214. The services offered during this event are entirely free of charge. County Veteran Service Officers will be on hand to assist in various ways:

  • Conduct comprehensive benefit assessment interviews.
  • Help you complete claim forms and necessary paperwork.
  • Issue San Bernardino County Military Veteran ID Cards.
  • Guide you through the process of filing compensation claims.
  • Address any questions you might have regarding your existing claims.

Additionally, a delicious lunch will be provided for all attendees to enjoy. For more details please call 909-465-5265.


Date: Saturday, November 11

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Community Building, 5443 B Street, Chino

This Veterans Day, we gather to pay tribute to those who selflessly served our nation. You are cordially invited to a heartfelt Veterans Day Ceremony as we honor their dedication and sacrifices. Join us in commemorating these heroes.

For more details, please contact the Carolyn Owens Community Center at 909-334-3258.

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Date: Monday, November 13

Time: Doors Open at 5:15 p.m. and Games Begin at 6:30 p.m.

Location: 5410 Edison Avenue

Enjoy an evening of bingo, Hollywood-style, while supporting the Chino Youth Museum's fundraising efforts. Your ticket not only grants you entry but also includes dinner and the chance to participate in ten exciting bingo games. Join us for an unforgettable night of fun, food, and philanthropy!

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Date: Saturday, November 18

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m

Location: Ruben S. Ayala Park, 5575 Edison Avenue

The City of Chino and Chino Valley YMCA present Bark Around Ayala Park. Participants will have "A Tail-Wagging Good Time" with festivities that include:

  • Pet VendorsBark Around Ayala Park
  • Pet Adoptions
  • Demonstrations
  • Dog Fashion Show
  • Dog Photo Booth
  • Raffles, and more
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Date: November 19

Time: Doors Open: 12:00 p.m., First Bout: 1:00 p.m.

Location: Neighborhood Activity Center, 5201 D Street, Chino

Watch Chino's finest amateur boxers compete against the best boxing clubs in Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Los Angeles Counties! Admission is free for 5 & under, $5 for ages 6-11 and $20 12 & older. Call 909-334-3260 for more information.


Date: Saturday, December 2

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m, Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:00 p.m.

Location: City Hall Lawn, 13220 Central Avenue

Join us for a magical evening at Santa's Workshop and Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, where the holiday spirit comes to life! Gather with the Mayor, City Council members, CSPR Commissioners, and Planning Commissioners for a heartwarming tree lighting ceremony. Don't forget your camera, and don't miss out on all the fun. Santa's Workshop and Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony is a can't miss event filled with cheer, laughter, and the magic of the holidays. 

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Date: Thursday, December 7

Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m,

Location: Chino Hills City Hall, 14000 City Center Dr

Join Supervisor Hagman for a night of appetizers and Holiday Cheer at his yearly Christmas open house. For questions, please call 909-465-5265.



Date: Saturday, December 9

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m,

Location: City Hall Lawn, 13220 Central Avenue

Join the fun at one of Chino's most cherished annual events! Kick off the day with the Youth Parade, featuring a lively procession of creatively decorated entries. Following the parade, the Holiday Fair and Carnival await at City Hall, offering activities for families to enjoy, including the Craft Fair, Carnival Rides, live Family Entertainment, Santa's Village at the Chino Youth Museum, Santa Meet & Greets, and much more!

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What event are you looking forward to most?
Halloween Spooktacular
Veteran Claims Event
Veterans Day Ceremony
Hollywood Bingo Bash
Bark Around Ayala Park
Gobbler Gloves
Tree Lighting Ceremony - Santa's Workshop
Chino Youth Christmas Parade & Fair
Supervisor Hagman's Christmas Open House
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