Pico Rivera

Pico Rivera is one of the Gateway Cities in the Los Angeles area of Southern California.

24 things to do

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A-Mi Hacienda

The price range is moderate and has valet parking, no fee to park if you're there for the restaurant but it's about $5 if you're there for the club. The mood is very casual and fun. The food is good Mexican cuisine. They have a live DJ and dancing. If your looking for a good time late at night without the kids, this is the place to go. If your looking to take your family here, going during the daylight hours is suggested.


Dal Rae

If you're looking for something classier and in around the same moderate price range, then Dal Rae is your place. Perfect for a romantic date or a special occasion without spending too much. It's quality without the cost. Opened back in 1958, it has kept its atmosphere along with its piano and dance floor. Dal Rae also has a charming patio area where lunch and dinner may also be served.



Pico Rivera Sports Arena

The Pico Rivera Sports Arena was built next to Bicentennial Park in 1979 in dedication to Pico Rivera residents who served the United States during every war up to the Vietnam War. Sitting around 6,000, it is said to be the largest Mexican-style rodeo ring "Rancho de Charro" in the country. It hosts about 25 shows annually, featuring rodeos, wrestling, and boxing.

DO   —  11003 E. Rooks Rd

Smith Park Aquatic Center

Located at Smith Park, the Aquatic Center offers swimming lessons in an Olympic sized pool boasting kick boards, ramp and entry steps, diving boards, indoor and outdoor showers, changing rooms, sun bathing patio, concession stands and food patio, and spectator area.



Pico Rivera Historical Museum

The Pico Rivera Historical Museum was created in 1992 and offers a collection of pictures, documents and exhibits in what used to be the Santa Fe Railway Station, built back in 1887, having been relocated from its former location back in 1974 to its current address.


Krikorian Theater

Krikorian Theater is the only movie theater in town, built in 2008 in a series of theaters by the entrepreneur George Krikorian, whose goal is quality in the moviegoing experience which is expressed in their motto "Moviegoing is always a premiere event."



Rivera Park

Rivera Park has an indoor Gymnasium, Mutli-purpose Auditorium,outdoor patio, meeting rooms, picnic pavilion, picnic benches and BBQs, playground equipment, walking path, lighted baseball and football fields, light handball courts and batting cages.

SEE   —  +1 562 801-4454 —  9530 Shade Ln

Smith Park

Smith Park on Rosemead Blvd. offers a multi-purpose auditorium, meeting rooms, baseball and soccer fields, an Olympic sized swimming pool, skate park, outdoor patio, outdoor handball courts, picnic benches and BBQs, and playground equipment.



Pico Park

Pico Park has an indoor gymnasium, multi-purpose auditorium, meeting rooms, dance studio, walking path, outdoor patio, picnic pavilion, picnic benches and BBQs, bike trail, playground equipment, lighted baseball and football fields.


Pico Rivera Center for the Arts

The Pico Rivera Center for the Arts was built in 1989 and is close to the Senior center, two elementary schools and Smith Park. It offers art classes and free exhibits to the public featuring local and southern California artists.


Rio Hondo Park

Rio Hondo Park boasts a multi-purpose auditorium, sance studio, walking path, picnic pavilion, picnic benches and BBQs, playground equipment, outdoor basketball courts, lighted handball courts, and lighted baseball/soccer fields.


Pico Rivera Municipal Golf Course

The Pico Rivera Municipal Golf Course was designed and built by William F. Bell in 1965 and opened in 1968. It's a 9 hole executive length course on Bermuda grass for 1,430 yards with a rating of 80 slope and 29 par.


Veterans & Ladies Auxiliary Park

A 7 acre neighborhood park with a playground and sitting benches, nice if your looking to just sit and watch the children play but if you're feeling like a stroll, there is a walking path.


Pico Rivera Skate Park

The Pico Rivera Skate Park can be found at Smith Park. It's 12,000 square foot of concrete consisting of banks, fund boxes, rails, quarter pipes, ledges and a bowl.


Streamland Park

Consists of a picnic pavilion, picnic benches and BBQs, lighted baseball fields and outdoor basketball courts, playground equipment and equestrian trails.


Rio Vista Park

Offers a multi-purpose auditorium, meeting room, playground equipment, picnic benches and BBQs, lighted softball fields and outdoor basketball courts.


Obregon Park

A modest park, it offers a walking path and sitting benches. Nice if you just want a quiet, open grass area.


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