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South Bay Farmers’ Markets Schedule

South Bay farmers' MarketsThe South Bay has several terrific Farmers’ Markets throughout the week.

These are great community amenities that provide an opportunity to shop locally for the freshest, seasonal produce available.

Here’s a schedule by day of the week:

Gardena Restaurant Week

October 20 – 27, 2019

The City of Gardena presents Gardena Restaurant Week Sunday, October 20 through Sunday, October 27.

Get ready for Gardena’s very first Restaurant Week!

Follow @dine_gardena on Instagram and post using #dinegardena whenever you visit one of the City’s amazing foodie destinations for your chance to win a $25 gift card to that restaurant!

For additional information, visit the Facebook event page at

Halloween at the Parks

October 31, 2019

The City of Gardena presents Halloween at the Parks on Thursday, October 31 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Head to Freeman Park and Rowley Park for a night of spooky fun! There will be haunted houses, candy, costume contests and more.

These events are FREE to attend!

For additional information, visit the Facebook event page at

Freeman Park is located at 2100 West 154th Place Gardena, CA 90249.

Rowley Park is located at 13220 Van Ness Ave, Gardena, CA 90249.

Fall Carnival

November 8 – 11, 2019

Candyland Amusements presents the Fall Carnival Friday, November 8 through Monday, November 11 at Mas Fukai Park.

Come out to Mas Fukai Park over Veterans Day weekend for the City of Gardena’s Fall Carnival! Attendees will enjoy lots of rides and games. Purchase a wristband and use it all day on the day of your choice and ride until your heart’s content.

Carnival hours are Friday, November 8th, 5 pm – 11 pm; Saturday, November 9th, 2 pm – 11 pm; Sunday, November 10th, 2 pm – 10 pm; and Monday, November 11th, 2 pm to 9 pm.

Pre-sale wristbands are $25 and can be purchased online or at the Nakaoka Community Center located at 1670 West 162nd Street through November 7. At the door, admission is $35.

For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the Eventbrite page at

Mas Fukai Park is located at 15800 Brighton Avenue, Gardena, CA 90247.