National Night Out
Aug
1
5:30 pm17:30

National Night Out

Downey's fifth annual National Night Out returns to the Downey Civic Center. Food, jumper, children's activities, crime prevention workshop, bicycle safety booth, and more.

Hot Havana Nights
Aug
5
Aug 6

Hot Havana Nights

The Downey Rose Float Assoc. hosts its "Hot Havana Nights" fundraiser at the Downey Elks Lodge.


Concerts in the Park: Suave
Jun
21
7:00 pm19:00

Concerts in the Park: Suave

Suave is a 10-piece band that plays everything from jazz, rock, swing, R&B and Latin music, including merengue, salsa and more. Furman Park.

Downey Relay for Life
Jun
10
Jun 11

Downey Relay for Life

The 24-hour fundraiser benefiting the American Cancer Society returns to Downey Adult School. Details here: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY17CA?pg=entry&fr_id=78800

562 Fest
Jun
3
12:00 pm12:00

562 Fest

The second annual 562 Fest at Stay Gallery features artwork by 30 artsits, spoken word poetry, musical performances, and films.

Mayor's Prayer Breakfast
Jun
3
7:30 am07:30

Mayor's Prayer Breakfast

Former mob boss Michael Franzese will give the keynote address at Downey's Mayor Prayer Breakfast, hosted by the Rio Hondo Event Center.

City Affairs meeting with Ben Dickow
May
31
12:00 pm12:00

City Affairs meeting with Ben Dickow

Ben Dickow, executive director of the Columbia Memorial Space Center, is guest speaker at the Downey Chamber of Commerce's City Affairs meeting. Hosted by Farmers & Merchant Bank.

GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio live in concert
May
13
8:00 pm20:00

GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio live in concert

GENTRI: The Gentlemen Trio is comprised of tenors Brad Robins, Casey Elliot, and Bradley Quinn Lever , and their music has been described as "cinematic pop." They're performing live at the Downey Theatre. 

A discussion with Joel Tator
Apr
27
7:30 pm19:30

A discussion with Joel Tator

Joel Tator, a television news producer and author of "Los Angeles Television," will speak about local television history at the Barbara J. Riley Center. The conversation is part of the Downey Historical Society's regular monthly meeting.

State of the City
Apr
26
11:30 am11:30

State of the City

Mayor Fernando Vasquez delivers Downey's State of the City annual address at the Rio Hondo Event Center.

Cops & Kids Day
Apr
22
11:00 am11:00

Cops & Kids Day

Friendly athletic competition at Furman Park between Downey police officers and local youth, presented by Gangs Out of Downey and Kiwanis.