As we approach the grand opening of Marshall Park, here’s some information about what to expect at tomorrow’s event:
- The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. with a brief introduction by Community Services Director Rebecca Perez
- Guests of honor will include Mayor Juli Costanzo, Interim City Manager Arminé Chaparyan, Congresswoman Judy Chu representative Elizabeth Andalon, Assemblymember Ed Chau, Deputy Director of External Affairs California (Department of Parks and Recreation) Sedrick Mitchell, Garvey School District Vice President Henry Lo, Field Representative for Senator Ed Hernandez Jorge Marquez, Assistant Field Deputy for Supervisor Kathryn Barger Los Angeles County 5th District Christian Daly and Field Deputy for Supervisor Hilda Solis (Los Angeles County 1st District) Florencio Briones
- The opening ceremony will conclude with a ceremonial hoop shoot and photo opportunity
Once the ceremony ends, guests can enjoy free hot dogs, chips and drinks as we celebrate the opening of San Gabriel’s first new park in over a decade. The party lasts until 2:00 p.m., and we’ll have fun and games on hand for the entire family to enjoy.
As a friendly reminder, parking is limited, so we encourage guests to take the free shuttle from the Del Mar/Norwood Park & Ride. Shuttle service will begin at 10:45 a.m. If you have any questions about the event, please contact Community Services at 626.308.2875.