Knyght Ryder at the July 21 Summer Concert

Garden Grove’s free summer concerts continues its series with 80’s and 90’s rock n’ roll band, Knyght Ryder, on Thursday, July 21, 2016. The show begins at 6:30 p.m., at Eastgate Park, 12001 St. Mark Street. Arrive early, at 6:00 p.m., to watch the second week of The Voice of Garden Grove.

Police Department to Coordinate Multi-Agency Homeless Outreach Event

The Garden Grove Police Department is teaming up with law enforcement agencies from Westminster, the Orange County Sheriff’s Department, and Anaheim to coordinate an event providing assistance to the homeless community this Saturday, July 30, 2016, starting at 10:00 a.m.

City Celebrates Parks and Recreation Month with Free Open Houses

The National Recreation and Park Association, California Park and Recreation Society, and the City of Garden Grove proclaim July as Parks and Recreation Month. In celebration of Parks and Recreation Month, several recreation facilities will have free admission on Thursday, July 21.

Help Improve the Safety of Bicyclists in Garden Grove

The City’s Active Streets Draft Plan was featured at the City’s 60th Anniversary event for the community’s input on ways to improve bike lanes, trails, and routes in the city. The Draft Plan is now available online for review at, and at the Garden Grove City Hall Planning Counter, located at 11222 Acacia Parkway, through Monday, August 1.

Filing Period for November Elections to Begin

Beginning Monday, July 18, 2016, the City of Garden Grove will be accepting nomination papers for mayor, and four council member seats for Districts 2, 3, 5, and 6, for the November 8, 2016 election. The deadline to file the completed paperwork is Friday, August 12, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. Paperwork must be filed with the City Clerk’s Office, on the second floor of Garden Grove City Hall, at 11222 Acacia Parkway.

Magnolia Street Irrigation Project to Run Through November

Starting Monday, July 11, Magnolia Street, between Westminster Avenue and Trask Avenue, and between Lampson Avenue and Chapman Avenue, will experience slow traffic conditions due to irrigation modifications. The tentative completion date for the project is November 18, 2016.