A family-friendly laser light show choreographed to rock and pop music. Free at the Downey Theatre.
Downey’s own symphonic orchestra will be playing Broadway film tunes, in a concert underwritten by Charley Hunter Chan. Furman Park.
Former mayor Mario Guerra officially releases his autobiography, "Embracing Change: An Immigrant Saga." Location: Columbia Memorial Space Center.
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.
A tribute band plays the songs of legendary guitarist Carlos Santana. Golden Park.
The Downey Rose Float Assoc. hosts its "Hot Havana Nights" fundraiser at the Downey Elks Lodge.
Rocket Fever, Los Angeles' only urban rocket festival, returns to the Columbia Memorial Space Center. Free rockets for all in attendance (while supplies last). Plus live music, hands-on demonstrations, and food trucks.
Food from local restaurants, along with popular food trucks. Plus live music, festival attractions, face painters, and a beer and wine garden. Located on Downey Avenue, between 2nd and 4th streets.
Downey's Dia de los Muertos Festival returns for its fifth year at the Downey Theatre. Featuring film screenings, art displays, vendor booths, and more.
Join the Columbia Memorial Space Center on a two-hour virtual trip to Mars, complete with mission control and space craft. Interactive experience.
From swing to swank, the 18-piece ensemble is dedicated to keeping great music alive. Furman Park.
Meet with Downey police officers in an informal setting. Location: Starbucks at Downey Landing.
Watch as women compete for the title of Miss West Coast at the Downey Theatre. More than $100,000 in scholarships and prizes to be awarded.
Romance author Janet Tronstad gives a talk at the Downey Library.
This patriotic military band plays a variety of music including wind ensemble literature, Broadway show tunes, movie film scores, traditional marches, and more. Furman Park.
Downey's Fourth of July fireworks show, hosted by Downey High.
Pickleback Shine plays a huge repertoire of today’s hottest country hits. They’re a high-octane dance band guaranteed to get people dancing.
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.
Joanna Peterson is installed as the next president of the Downey Chamber of Commerce. Hosted by Embassy Suites.
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
Grand opening of the YMCA Arts and Enrichment Neighborhood Center at Furman Park.
Downey Nissan celebrates the opening of its new dealership location at Firestone Boulevard and Old River School Road.
The second annual 562 Fest at Stay Gallery features artwork by 30 artsits, spoken word poetry, musical performances, and films.
The Downey Library officially welcomes summer with a day of free activities, including face-painting, activities, sign language classes and more.
Former mob boss Michael Franzese will give the keynote address at Downey's Mayor Prayer Breakfast, hosted by the Rio Hondo Event Center.
Downey High's 2017 graduation ceremony, hosted by Long Beach City College.
Warren High's 2017 graduation ceremony, hosted by Long Beach City College.
The Downey Chamber of Commerce's "Let's Do Lunch" networking event is hosted by Bar Louie.
The new Aldi grocery store at 11239 Lakewood Blvd. celebrates its grand opening.
The new Starbucks at Bellflower Boulevard and Imperial Highway celebrates its grand opening.
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 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.
Jerry Martini and Greg Errico, original members of Sly and the Family Stone, perform the group's chart-topping hits at the Downey Theatre.
Local streets will be closed to make way for pedestrian and bicycle-friendly activities.
Vendors, food trucks, live entertainment, and more. On Downey Avenue, between Stewart & Gray and Phlox Street.
"Viva la Fiesta," a casino night fundraiser for Soroptimist International of Downey, is hosted by the Rio Hondo Event Center.