Recent Coyote Sightings Prompt Warnings, Prevention

Recent coyote sightings in Garden Grove have prompted the City to make local residents aware of coyotes in the area, urging them to take needed precautions to protect themselves, their pets, and their property against these wild animals. If a coyote is spotted, OC Animal Care Services recommends calling them at (714) 935-6848.

City's Early Conservation Efforts Bring Watertight Results

“The new normal” is how Governor Brown described the severe drought conditions California has been living with for the last four years. In Garden Grove, water conservation efforts became a norm even before the start of the drought that have contributed to results considered nothing short of watertight.

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. Celebrate this month with free admission to several recreation facilities on Thursday, July 23.

Special Olympics Torch to Travel Through GG En Route to World Games in LA

The City welcomes the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games torch, as it travels through California, en route to the official Opening Ceremony in LA. The 2015 Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics Final Leg, arrives at Garden Grove Police headquarters on Monday, July 20, at 10:25 a.m.

Garden Grove Day at OC Fair, August 7

The OC Fair has invited all 34 Orange County cities to celebrate their 125th anniversary during the ‘City Days’ campaign designed to highlight each city’s hometown spirit. On Garden Grove’s day, Friday, August 7, 2015, the Mayor and City Council will lead fairgoers in singing the National Anthem during a flag raising ceremony at 12:30 p.m.

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama Makes First-Time Visit to Garden Grove

Recognized as the most influential spiritual leader of Tibetans and other Buddhists worldwide, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama made an inaugural visit to Garden Grove on Sunday, to share his message of peace, understanding, responsibility, and compassion with the community.