Community Services Events
The City of Richmond is committed to building community through enriching experiences and citywide special events. These events are designed with the entire family in mind and offered throughout the year. We are able to offer many great events to our residents with the support of the public and private sector through sponsorships. For more information about upcoming events, please contact (510) 620-6793.
Black History Month Dinner & Celebration
A cultural celebration of the African American community in Richmond. Enjoy a meal and entertainment from local artists; and an honoring of community members who have contributed positively to the City.
Chinese New Year Celebration
This day is the first new moon day of the first Chinese lunar month in the Chinese Lunar Calendar system. We celebrate this event with our Chinese and greater community in Richmond during February. Enjoy a meal and entertainment from local performers and musicians for a night of fun and festivities.
Join us at Nicholl Parkgg hunt and recreation information day to learn more about the different programs the Community Services department offers.
Parks Rx Day
CSD, in collaboration with Contra Costa Health Services and National Park Service, holds its annual Parks Prescription (Rx) Day in April at Nicholl Park. During the event, healthcare providers, park agencies, community groups, and other program leaders will organize events and activities at Nicholl Park, encouraging participants to improve their health and well-being by embracing the health benefits of nature. Join us for lots of fun and free activities such as free health screenings, yoga, tai chi, Walk with the Doc, bikes rides/repairs and giveaways, dance, instruction volleyball/soccer, and lunch. Join us for a day of fun at your local park!
Join us on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the Richmond Auditorium for a day of fun and informative activities at the Senior Information and Health Fair Day! Located at 403 Civic Center Plaza Richmond, CA 94804.
With informational vendors, interactive exercise demonstrations, entertainment, and more, there's something for everyone at this year's event. Plus, don't forget about the 50/50 door prize - you could walk away with some extra cash! We can't wait to see you there!
3rd of July Fireworks & Celebration
Floating Pumpkin Patch
Holiday Tree Lighting
Join us for our holiday tree lighting with story time, Santa, and hot cocoa for all.
Candy Cane Classic Basketball Tournament
students, grades 9th - 12th from the WCCUSD. The event is held at the Richmond Memorial Auditorium in December.