Special Events

Special Events

California's Great America offers a variety of event and entertainment options that families can enjoy together.
 

Bring-A-Friend Days
Bring-A-Friend Days

05/08/16, 06/03/16, 06/10/16, 06/17/16, 06/19/16, 06/24/16, 07/01/16, 07/08/16, 07/15/16, 07/22/16, 07/29/16, 08/05/16, 08/12/16, 09/05/16

Season, Gold and Platinum Pass Holders can bring up to 4 friends for a discounted price on Fridays.
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Friday Family Flicks
Friday Family Flicks

06/03/16, 06/10/16, 06/17/16, 06/24/16, 07/01/16, 07/08/16, 07/15/16, 07/22/16, 07/29/16, 08/05/16, 08/12/16

Relax under the stars and enjoy family movies on a giant screen (Free with park admission).
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Fireworks Shows
Fireworks Shows

05/29/16, 07/02/16, 07/04/16, 07/09/16, 07/16/16, 07/23/16, 07/24/16, 07/30/16, 07/31/16, 08/06/16, 08/13/16, 08/20/16, 08/27/16, 09/04/16

Kick back after a long day at the park and watch the sky light up with our amazing fireworks shows throughout Summer!
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Taste of Orleans
Taste of Orleans

07/23/16, 07/24/16, 07/30/16, 07/31/16

California's Great America keeps the good times rolling with Cajun style Southern fun! The park will feature Cajun food, live Jazz music, drinks, and fireworks.
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Early Ride Time Days (Season Pass  Holders)
Early Ride Time Days (Season Pass Holders)

05/28/16, 05/30/16, 06/25/16, 07/09/16, 08/06/16, 08/13/16, 08/15/16, 10/08/16

Season Pass Holders can enjoy some of the rides one hour before the park opens on selected dates throughout the season. This is a Season Pass Holder benefit ONLY!
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Fiesta Hispana
Fiesta Hispana

08/07/16

Families can enjoy live musical entertainment, traditional aromatic foods and theme park fun. Local, regional and international performers will offer traditional sounds of cumbia and banda to mariachi and Spanish Rock.

California's Great America brinda su fabulosa Fiesta Hispana anual, un evento familiar con entretenimiento en vivo, tradicionales y aromáticas comidas y muchísima diversión propia de los temas del parque. Artistas locales, regionales e internacionales te traen el sonido de la cumbia, banda, mariachi, y rock en español.
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Snoopy's Birthday Party
Snoopy's Birthday Party

08/10/16

Happy Birthday Snoopy! Come celebrate Snoopy's Birthday with coloring stations, photos, party favors, a giant birthday card and of course, Snoopy's favorite snack - cookies!
Coaster Campout
Coaster Campout

08/12/16, 08/13/16

Coaster Campout is your opportunity to camp for one night IN the park! Your donation includes your campsite along with admission to the park on August 12 after 5:30PM and all day on August 13, a late night snack, breakfast and Early Ride Time.
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AAA Member Appreciation Day
AAA Member Appreciation Day

08/13/16

AAA Members can purchase an exclusive rate to enjoy a fun filled day at California's Great America!
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Cukui Music Festival
Cukui Music Festival

09/03/16

Fusing a sublime and diverse combination of musical styles, the Cukui Music Festival kicks off at California’s Great America!
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2016 USA Cheerleading & Dance Competition
2016 USA Cheerleading & Dance Competition

10/09/16

California’s Great America, together with Adventures America and United Spirit Association, will host its 30th Annual Cheerleading & Dance Competition in the Redwood Amphitheater on Sunday, October 9, 2016.
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WinterFest
WinterFest

Weekends Beginning November 25, Daily December 19-23 and 26-30

California’s Great America will be filled with joy this Holiday Season as we proudly introduce our first-ever WinterFest: A holiday showcase that will create memories for the entire family!
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