The Santa Clarita Valley is full of fun events and things to do, many at no cost to you!
The SCV is known for its family-friendly environment. That being said, most of us know that to do many things that can be entertaining for everyone can take a bite out of
our bank accounts.
So here is a list of the top 5 things you can do with your family in Santa Clarita that will cost you nothing but a good time!
The Santa Clarita Valley is criss-crossed by more than 70 miles of biking trails and paths, many of which can be easily accessed by bicycle from most Santa Clarita neighborhoods. They are easy to ride, with very low rises and dips, you can get to practically any other fun spot including the Westfield Valencia Town Center, and many parks and green belts.
Silent film star William S. Hart made Newhall his home until his passing in 1946. The land that was his home was donated to the city and is now known as William S. Hart Park, located on Newhall Avenue, where Main and Newhall merge at the roundabout in Old Town Newhall. His mansion, which sits at the top of the hill, is open for tours during certain days of the week. It is filled with classic western decor, and you’ll learn some fascinating stories about the man himself.
Located at Placerita State Park in Newhall on Placerita Canyon Road, the Nature Center is open for tours and nature walks. Most trails are easily traversed, and the park is perfect for a relaxing picnic.
Every summer the City of Santa Clarita hosts their Concerts in the Park series that runs during July and August at Central Park. Every Saturday you’ll see a different act take the stage. These events are family friendly and are a staple of summer fun in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Think of Senses as one big block party in Old Town Newhall with a different theme each third Thursday of the month. Plenty of arts and craft booths, displays, live music, food trucks and more. Event runs from March through October.