Fiesta La Ballona, Culver City's annual "Party in the Park", will be held this year on August 28 through 30, 2015 at Veterans Park located at 4117 Overland Avenue in Culver City. The weekend will feature carnival rides and games, live performances, over 100 booths featuring artisan wares, vendors and local groups, a petting zoo and pony rides, a beer and wine garden, food trucks and a food court, sustainability activities and other special contests and events.
The City of Culver City's Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department and the Fiesta La Ballona Committee organize and produce Fiesta along with help from scores of volunteers. This year's Fiesta Committee members include Karen Gibbs as Chair, Marcus G. Tiggs as Vice-Chair, Celeste Anlauf, Randy Arizmendiz, Ronnie Jayne, Jeanne Min, and Robert C. Wayne.
The Fiesta La Ballona Committee meetings are open to the public. They occur the first Wednesday of every month in Veterans Memorial Building. Please click here for more information.
2015 Fiesta Sponsor and Volunteer Flyer
The City of Culver City recently received an “Award of Excellence for Marketing Campaign” from the California Park & Recreation Society for its Fiesta La Ballona Celebration. CPRS is an organization with 3,300 members representing the 535 local park and recreation agencies throughout California. The California Park & Recreation Society's Awards Program recognizes the outstanding achievements of agencies and individuals in the areas of community improvements and programming, facility design and park planning, marketing and communications, and professional and citizen leadership.