Events

We support park-wide events and activities that promote the Park’s historical significance, achievements, cultural heritage, architecture, and natural beauty. We encourage and support outreach activities that bring visitors to the park and educate them about the park.

May 2017
Museum of Man

Exhibits and Performances

May 2017. Thank you to the Balboa Park Visitors Center for compiling this monthly list. Download and Print the list Centro Cultural de la Raza ...
Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
Celebrate National Carousel Day in Balboa Park

Celebrate National Carousel Day in Balboa Park

Join us on Tuesday, July 25th, from 10 AM – 3 PM to celebrate National Carousel Day in Balboa Park at the historic 1910 Balboa ...
June 21 - September 1
twilight-concert

Twilight Concerts in the Park

Summer Concerts The Twilight in the Park Concert Series in Balboa Park have been a 30 + year tradition that began with a dedicated volunteer ...
October, 2017
2016 Awards Luncheon Inspiration

Annual Awards Luncheon

2016 Awards Luncheon Inspiration Annual Luncheon Celebrates Balboa Park Milestone Accomplishments By Volunteers, Institutions Friends of Balboa Park recently celebrated the honorees of its 16th ...
December 2-3, 2016
December Nights Volunteers

December Nights Information Booths

December Nights Information Booth Educating People About The Park December Nights has been a tradition within Balboa Park for over the past 30 years. This ...
December-January
poinsettia display

Annual Poinsettia Display

Help us fund the Annual Poinsettia Display in the Balboa Park Botanical Building. The annual display opens the first weekend in December and runs through ...
Friday, April 28, 2017
Arbor Day in Balboa Park

Arbor Day in Balboa Park

Friends of Balboa Park has brought back the tradition of celebrating Arbor Day in Balboa Park. On Friday, April 28, 2017 from 10 a.m. – ...
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Balboa Park Garden Party

Balboa Park Garden Party

Since the Balboa Park Centennial in 2015, we are proud to have been part of the team to begin a new annual tradition in Balboa ...
Saturday, May 27, 2017
butterfly garden

Annual Butterfly Celebration!

Friends of Balboa Park has hosted the Annual Butterfly Release in Zoro Garden since 2007. Each year, we look forward to releasing hundreds of Painted ...