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**FREE** Family Movies in the Park

Beginning June 21st, Western Gateway Park Foundation is sponsoring FREE Family Movie Night in the Park! For six Thursdays this summer families can gather in the park on the lawn area in front of the Stage Pavilion to  enjoy an evening outdoors watching a movie on the “big screen”. There will be a combination of […]

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Published on: June 10, 2018  -  Filed under: Movie Night 2018

Bridgeport – Our Neighboring State Park

Just down Pleasant Valley Road you will discover Bridgeport, the world’s longest single span covered bridge, at the South Yuba State Park. This area is a scenic wonder and well worth the drive. Take your camera for the nature walks led by volunteer docents. Check for presentations and programs at South Yuba State Park.   

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Published on: May 10, 2018  -  Filed under: Sightseeing Around Western Gateway Park

Love BBQ?

All of our picnic areas have charcoal BBQ grills to make it very convenient for your event. Additionally, there are picnic tables and some have a shade structure while others offer tree shade. Some have electricity and water. When making your plans to reserve an area, please check the individual picnic area description, then you’ll […]

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Published on: April 10, 2018  -  Filed under: Western Gateway News

Get Ready for the Annual Egg Hunt!

Sponsored by the Penn Valley Chamber of Commerce, the Annual Easter Egg Hunt is one of the best attended events at Western Gateway! Held every year on the Saturday before Easter Sunday, thousands of eggs are hidden in several age category areas giving children of all ages a good chance to take home some eggs. […]

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Published on: March 10, 2018  -  Filed under: Local Events Calendar

Outdoor Adventures

There are many ways to enjoy the outdoors at Western Gateway Park. From walking or biking the several established paths to using the many directed exercises along the fitness trail, active play on one of our three outdoor play structures or a quiet meditation in one of our many gardens, Western Gateway has the atmosphere […]

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Published on: February 10, 2018  -  Filed under: Sightseeing Around Western Gateway Park

Park Reservations Information

Western Gateway Recreation & Park District offers a fee based reservation service for our park venues. When you reserve an area for a specific day and time we calendar your event, prepare the area for you, and post signs giving notice that the area is not available for public use for the duration of the […]

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Published on: January 10, 2018  -  Filed under: Reservations