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Monrovia Days Community Festival Will Celebrate the City’s 132nd Birthday

This year’s Monrovia Days celebration will be a three-day event held Friday, May 18, 2018 – Sunday, May 20, 2018. –Courtesy photo

Monrovia Days is an annual community birthday party where all Monrovians gather together to celebrate the city’s talented youth and the Scholars and Champions from the Monrovia Unified School District.  This year, the city is extremely excited to share that the Monrovia Days celebration will be a three-day event held Friday, May 18, 2018 – Sunday, May 20, 2018

The City of Monrovia, Monrovia Unified School District, and Centre Stage have coordinated an amazing weekend chock-full of activities, including a parade to honor the city’s Scholars and Champions from the Monrovia Unified School District, performances by the city’s youth, the Famous Pie Eating Contest, live musical entertainment, a beer garden, carnival food, games, and carnival rides! See the full schedule of events below, and be sure to purchase your tickets in advance online for a $5 discount.

A number of exciting events will be taking place during the Monrovia Days community festival, and a schedule of events includes:

Day 1

 Friday, May 18 – Community Festival – 5:00 – 10:00 p.m.

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Friends of the Library Book Sale

5:00 p.m.  Community Festival Begins in Library Park

-Carnival

-Carnival Games

-Food

-Dunk Tank

-Beer Garden

-Live Entertainment

5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Performances from Monrovia Unified School District and Centre Stage

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.  Bumptown – Motown Band

Day 2

 Saturday, May 19 – Parade, Community Festival, and More – 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

9:00 a.m.  Commencement Ceremony

10:00 a.m.  Parade

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Friends of the Library Book Sale

11:00 a.m.  Community Festival Begins in Library Park

-Performances from MUSD and Centre Stage

-Carnival

-Carnival Games

-Food

-Dunk Tank

-Beer Garden

5:00 p.m.  Merengue Bakery Pie Eating Contest

7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.  Hiatus – Top 40 Cover Band

Day 3

 Sunday, May 20 – Community Festival – 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Friends of the Library Book Sale

11:00 a.m. Community Festival

-Carnival

-Carnival Games

-Food

-Dunk Tank

-Beer Garden

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Community Bands, Citrus College Visual and Performing Arts Jazz Band, and Pop/Rock Groups

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Cold Duck – R&B Band

If you have any questions, please contact the Public Services Department at (626) 256-8246 or visit www.MonroviaDays.org!  You won’t want to miss this weekend-long community celebration!

TICKET INFORMATION

You can purchase your unlimited carnival ride and game booth wristband today.

PRE-SALE TICKET PRICES 

-One Day: $15.00

-Two Days: $25.00

-Three Days: $35.00

DAY OF TICKET PRICES 

-One Day: $20.00

-Two Days: $30.00

-Three Days: $40.00

May 10, 2018

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