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The City of Novato's Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department offers a wide variety of diverse and exciting special events for all ages with a focus on building community and engagement. Thank you for your continued support of our growing special event offerings!

Check out our upcoming events below, scroll through our calendar to see future event dates and information, or click one of our "Quick Links" for information about a specific event or series.

Virtual Rec Center


Virtual Storytime

Saturday Mornings | 10:30 AM

Free Virtual Event

Camp Day

Date will be Announced Soon!

Stay tuned for updates

Virtual Monday Night Novato Magic

Free Virtual Event

  • Date: 05/25/2020 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM  
  • Introduction: Must Pre-Register
Continuing our commitment to provide #NovatoFUNatHome to our community even during times when we can't meet face to face - please join Novato Parks & Recreation Staff for our TENTH, free, VIRTUAL Monday Night Novato Magic Show!

Magician Mike Della Penna is back to dazzle you and your family VIRTUALLY with a performance you won't forget! 

This 20-30 minute show is geared for school aged children, but will leave the whole family smiling!

Guests will be emailed a link to our Virtual Performance Theater 10 minutes before the show begins. The Virtual Theater will open promptly at 6:00pm at which time guests will have 3 minutes to enter before the "doors" close and the show begins! Please "arrive" to the Theater on-time to ensure your "seats"!


TO REGISTER: Please either direct message us on Facebook or Instagram @Novatofun or email   your email address and number of guest watching from home to be added to our Guest List.

*Reminder - Those not on the Guest List will not be considered registered, and will not receive the virtual "ticket". Registration accepted on a first come first serve basis. REGISTER EARLY!

We hope you will join us for this FREE virtual family event! Social distancing does not mean disconnecting!! Stay connected with us!

Please send all questions to us via direct message, or post in the event comments.
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