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City of Burbank to Host Annual Civitan Jamboree Day Celebration

Burbank, CA (June 14, 2024) –The Parks and Recreation Department invites the community to the Civitan Jamboree Day Celebration on Saturday, June 22, 2024, from 8:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. The event marks the culmination of the 2024 Youth Hap Minor Baseball and Ponytail Softball season and celebrates the contributions of the 61 teams and over 700 players, families, and volunteer coaches. The celebration includes a walking parade, award presentation with dignitaries, and skills challenges for players including running the bases and throwing for accuracy.

In part of the event festivities, Clark Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Keystone to Mariposa from 5:30 AM to 12:00 PM for a walking parade. The walking parade will start at John Burroughs High School located at 1920 West Clark Avenue, Burbank, CA 91506, and teams will walk down Clark Avenue to George Izay Park located at 1111 West Olive Avenue, Burbank, CA 91506. Community members are advised to avoid unnecessary travel to this area during this time.

Athletes, friends, and family members can participate in a sports obstacle course, moon bounce, games, and other activities beginning at 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at George Izay Park. Families will also have the opportunity to learn more about sports recreation activities by visiting the vendor booths.


Published on: June 14, 2024
09:20 AM