Special Events


All non-essential City programs & Events have been canceled as a Coronavirus precaution. This includes all City of Malibu Community Services Department Programs, Rentals, Sports Leagues, and Special Events.  Please visit the Virtual Recreation Center for recreation program livestreams and activities to do at home. 

“There is no cause for panic and I understand the inconvenience that this presents, but the City’s number one priority is protecting public safety,” said Mayor Karen Farrer. “We must do everything possible to be prepared, follow public health officials’ recommended precautions to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, and protect our vulnerable populations.”

The City’s Dial-A-Ride program will continue to operate, and Dial-A-Ride vehicles are regularly disinfected.

The Senior Center will remain closed until further notice. However, staff will still be available to assist any seniors in the community that need assistance. For assistance, call the Senior Center at 310-456-2489 ext. 357.

For updates and information about Coronavirus in the United States and in Los Angeles County, including treatments, precautions, and other important public health information in multiple languages, visit LADPH  and the CDC 

The City's Community Services Department produces a variety of special events each year. Events, which are designed to serve the whole community, include family-friendly events, events that celebrate Malibu's history and heritage, cultural and arts events, and holiday celebrations.

To stay informed about City events, register for e-Notifications or check the Special Events calendar.

Annual events

  • Touch A Truck
  • Bark in the Park 
  • Malibu Student Art Exhibit
  • Gold Hunt 
  • Chumash Day 
  • Spring Festival 
  • Senior Center Anniversary Party 
  • Spring and Holiday Recitals
  • Concert on the Bluffs
  • CineMalibu Movie Series
  • Tiny Tot Olympics
  • Halloween Carnival
  • Breakfast with Santa
  • Malibu Cars & Coffee
  • Park Tales*

*Partnership with the Malibu Library