Special Events

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Science Week

Throughout the week there are various science topics explored through hands on activities for you and your family. This program is traditionally held every April. For more information contact Cindy at coelho@ci.oakley.ca.us

Movies in the Plaza

Enjoy a fun evening at the movies with the Recreation Division hots the Annual Movies in the Plaza Series, with one movie a month from May to October. Movies will be announced by April, visit the community calendar to see our full monthly calendar including Movies in the Plaza.

Cityhood Celebration * Cancelled for 2021

We celebrate Oakley’s birthday on the first Saturday of every July with children’s activities, food, vendors and a firework extravaganza.  If you are interested in having a vendor booth at the event please click here and enter your information to be notified when the vendor application is available.

Fishing Derby

The Oakley Kids Fishing Derby provides a day of fun catch and release fishing. Bring your pole, bait will be provided, your whole family is welcome to come and enjoy the day.

Heart of Oakley Festival

Each year we close Main Street for the Heart of Oakley Festival featuring wine, micro-brews, food vendors, entertainment and children’s activities.

You, Me, We= Oakley will have the performer applications available in the early part of the summer.

Harvest Festival

Enjoy the Annual Oakley Harvest Festival with a costume parade, pie eating contest and more.

Hometown Decorating Contests

Compete with your neighbors to have the best decorated house. Homes are voted on by the public and one winner is selected. Contests are held for Halloween and Christmas.

Christmas Tree Lighting

Join in the holiday spirit and help Santa light the Christmas Tree, this event provides an opportunity for you to come downtown and enjoy all it has to offer.

Breakfast with Santa

A continental breakfast is served, with children’s crafts and your chance to take a picture with Santa.

Taste of Oakley

Come sample food from various Oakley restaurants, and catering services.