CONTACT: Carol C. Proctor
City Manager’s Office
PHONE: (714) 754-5688
July 19, 2002
Costa Mesa, California – “PARK-O-RAMA”
The City’s Fairview Park Friend/Fundraising Committee
enthusiastically invites the community to participate in
the first annual “PARK-O-RAMA”. This interactive
event will be held Tuesday, July 30th, beginning at 5 p.m.,
at Fairview Park prior to and concurrently with the Concert
in the Park, hosted by the Costa Mesa Recreation Division.
The “PARK-O-RAMA” will focus on the various
existing and proposed activities approved under the Fairview
Park Master Plan, and will include exciting kite and glider
plane demonstrations. Amateur and professional kite groups
will provide kite demonstrations, beginning at 5 p.m., while
the Harbor Soaring Society demonstrates their glider plane
The “PARK-O-RAMA” will also provide an opportunity
for the community to participate in kite building and flying.
Kite kits will be available for $1 donation, with the donation
going towards the implementation of Fairview Park. The kite
kits and kite making location will be located at the Mobile
Recreation Van, with staff on hand to assist kite makers
in creating and decorating their kites.
The July 30th Concert in the Park will begin promptly at
6:15 p.m., and will showcase the 50’s-60’s dance
music of Ronnie & the Classics. The public is encouraged
to “go fly a kite” at a designated kite area
while enjoying the concert. The Fairview Park Friends Committee
will offer food and beverages at a nominal charge, as well
as a 50/50 raffle opportunity, with the proceeds going to
the Fairview Park implementation fund.
For further information on this event, please contact Carol
Proctor, City Staff Liaison to the Fairview Park Friends
Committee, at (714) 754-5688.