Temporary Road Closures for Sunday's Half Marathon

On Sunday, November 15, 2015, from 5:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., various streets in Garden Grove will be closed or impacted by the 2nd Annual Avengers Super Heroes Half Marathon. The 13.1-mile race will begin at the Disneyland® Resort and travel south through the Grove District – Anaheim Resort, along Harbor Boulevard.

Walking in a Winterfest Wonderland

Community Services presents Winterfest 2015 on Saturday, December 5, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at Atlantis Play Center, 13630 Atlantis Way, in Garden Grove Park. Ticket prices are $10 per person. Sales begin November 16 through December 4 or until quantities run out.

Black Friday Goes BiGG!

The biggest shopping day of the year-Black Friday-goes “BiGG” by offering shoppers a chance to win some extra holiday cash. From Friday, November 27 through December 18, the City’s shop local program, Buy in Garden Grove, and the Chamber of Commerce will reward customers who make at least $50 in purchases, with a chance to win $500.

Re:Imagine Garden Grove: Community in Motion

Dr. Milburn, Department Chair Landscape Architecture, from Cal Poly Pomona, will be introducing the Re:Imagine Garden Grove: Community in Motion at the Planning Commission meeting on Thursday, November 5, at the Courtyard Center, 12732 Main Street, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Building Renamed for Former Police Sergeant

On October 29, the Garden Grove Police Department paid posthumous tribute to Sgt. Bruce Beauchamp for his 30 years of dedicated service to the community. His tireless efforts assisting the youth will be memorialized with the official renaming of the Juvenile Justice Center and a bronze plaque.

Invasive Mosquitoes Found in Garden Grove

The OC Mosquito and Vector Control District informed City officials that invasive mosquitoes have been found in Garden Grove. The species is small and black, with white stripes, capable of transmitting West Nile virus as well as other diseases. A public health advisory warning is being distributed to residents.