Simi Valley Metrolink Spark of Love Christmas Train

(Video) Don’t miss the Simi Valley Metrolink Christmas Train Spark of Love Toy Drive at the Train Station at Stearns And Los Angeles Ave This Sunday December 2, 21012.  Metrolink decorates a train for Christmas and pulls into the station all lit up with music.  They have a Christmas Show for the kids with Santa.  […]

Simi Valley 5K – 10K Run 365 Things to do in Simi Valley

(Video Below) The Simi Valley Fair & Music Festival, formerly called Simi Valley Days has included a 5k – 10k run almost every year in the last 25 years I can remember.  The race has taken on a few different routes and this year’s race was no exception.  The Start – Finish line began in […]

#26 Simi Valley Dream Cuisine at St Rose of Lima Church – 365 Things to to in Simi Valley

(Video Below) What happens when you have a dynamic leader, a seemingly impossible goal and a group of dedicated people? You get over 2500 people to show up on a Sunday evening for Simi Valley’s very first Dream Cuisine. Father Joseph Shea came to St. Rose Lima just two years ago. From the first day, […]

#32 Simi Valley Town Center Tree Lighting 365 things to do in Simi Valley

(Video) Each year, the Simi Valley Town Center has a Tree Lighting festivity that includes live entertainment, laser show, snow, Santa Claus and much much more.  The Christmas tree is 55 feet tall and decorated with an estimated 20,000 lights & ornaments. 2010 will be the sixth year that the Simi Valley Town Center has […]

#30 Gary Galloway Memorial Police vs Fire Football Game – Make a Wish Foundation

365 Things to do in Simi Valley loves a noble cause.  While we can go out for entertainment and shopping, sometimes there are activities in Simi Valley that are fun and help raise funds for very good causes.  The Police and Fire Departments in Simi Valley do such a thing by hosting a football game […]

#28 Snow Fest Rancho Santa Susana Park 365 Things to do in Simi Valley

This is the second year the Rancho Simi Parks and Recreation Department puts on this Free event at Rancho Santa Susana Park.  Simi Valley Snow Fest has become very popular as one of the hills in the park is covered with snow, and a flat patch of snow is put out for the preschool age children.    […]

#29 Amanda McPherson Family Walk & Carnival 365 Thing to do in Simi Valley

The Amanda McPherson Foundation was founded in memory of a little girl cherished by so many.  Amanda suffered from Viral Myocarditis.  The McPherson Family has impacted Simi Valley through the foundation which: Provides resources and support for special education students in the public schools in Ventura County (Amanda’s Corners) Provides support for youth athletic programs […]

#25 Simi Valley Days Carnival – 365 Things to do in Simi Valley

(Video Below) The Simi Valley Days Carnival is a 5 day event that takes place the weekend after the Simi Valley Days Parade.  Rides, Food, Music and shopping are part of the fun. The more unusual event is the Cow Chip Bingo contest.  You can buy a chance to win prize money in this event.  […]

#24 Simi Valley Days Parade – 365 Things To Do in Simi Valley

(Video Below) This year’s Simi Valley Days Parade took place on September 11, 2010. This event goes all way back to 1933 and was originally branded Pioneer Days.  I actually participated (in the parade) in the late 1970s with my high school and the route was on the East End of Simi Valley ending on […]