Annual Events

There’s so much to do all year round in Simi Valley, California.

Visit our Events Calendar for ongoing activities. Here are the top annual events to look forward to in Simi Valley:

April

Round-Up
Round-Up Rockin’ Country Music Extravaganza takes place in April in Simi Valley and features top country performers, line dancing, and craft and food vendors. It's a "Rockin" good time!

Gator Run
Lace up and hit the road for a good cause. For more than 10 years, Simi Valley athletes have gathered in April for the Gator Run 10k, 5k, and Kids 1 Mile. Proceeds benefit the Rotary Club of Simi Sunset.

May

Cajun & Blues Music Festival
Every Memorial Day weekend, Cajun & Blues brings two days of world-renowned musicians and delicious food to Simi Valley. What a wonderful way to kick off the summer season.

Simi Valley Street Fair
More than 340 vendors fill Simi Valley's streets in May with food, crafts, games, and prizes. The Simi Valley Street Fair is free to the public and features live music.

July

4th of July in Simi Valley
The Simi Valley 4th of July Festival and Fireworks Extravaganza, hosted by the Simi Valley Rotary Club, has been a local tradition for more than 45 years. Celebrate throughout the day at Rancho Santa Susana Community Park and cap-off the evening with an incredible fireworks show.

September

Simi Valley Days Parade & Carnival
A Simi Valley tradition for more than 84 years, join us for Simi Valley Days in September. This four-day celebration features a parade followed by a carnival at Simi Valley Town Center. With live music, rides, games, food, and beer and wine, Simi Valley Days is perfect for the whole family. 

October

Simi Valley Halloween Carnival
Bring the little ones to Rancho Santa Susana Community Center on October 31st for the annual youth Halloween Carnival featuring carnival games, face painting, hayrides, and more. Snap a picture of your family's best costumes in the photo booth, explore the trick or treat village, have a cotton candy appetizer before your candy bar main course.

Fall Harvest Festival
Visit Underwood Family Farms during October for a full month of fall celebration. Pick a pumpkin from the patch and enjoy ongoing events throughout the month, including live music, games and activities for kids, and vintage tractors. Humans aren't the only ones getting in on the fun as the festival includes pig races and our animal show! However the food, including kettle corn, pumpkin pie, roasted corn on the cob, and fish tacos, is best eaten only by people. 

Simi Valley Dream Cuisine
Arrive hungry to this October food and wine festival, featuring gourmet selections from the best restaurants in the Simi Valley area. Enjoy local food, baked goods and desserts, and beer and wine. The real dreams will come true while dancing to the music of Ronny & The Classics, providing live beloved oldies and radio favorites from across four decades. In addition to the popular sounds of the past there will be a present day silent auction to take part in.  

Share The Road Ride
Cyclist will love the beautiful views from this fall ride on Simi Valley’s safe, well maintained roads. Choose from several distances, ranging from a 25-mile city tour to a 100-mile century. The scenery is beautiful, the exercise is incomparable and the BBQ at the start/finish line is free for riders!

November

Holiday Tree Lighting
Start the Christmas season and get into the holiday spirit at Simi Valley’s tree lightning, complete with a visit from Santa, amazing lights, and music!

Nottingham Festival
Take a step back in time at this traditional renaissance fair. At Nottingham Festival, you’ll find entertainment, craft workers and reenactors, and of course food and drinks. You'll have so much fun the first weekend you'll want to come back and do it all again the following one.