Southern California Event Planning

Employee Picnic in Altadena-Charles S. Farnsworth Park

Charles s. Farnsworth Park
568 East Mount Curve Avenue,Altadena, CA View Map


Charles S. Farnsworth Park was originally a nursery providing over 1 million trees for mountain and watershed rehabilitation.  Now as a park, it's one of Southern California's best places for family events and employee picnics.  Team Play Events takes great pleasure in creating memorable picnics in this historic park.

Charles S. Farnsworth Park, a fantastic location for an employee picnic, was created in the 1930's and is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places.  The two story stone Community Building onsite was built as one of the Depression era's WPA projects and sports a view of both Downtown Los Angeles and the Pacific Ocean.  The sense of history, well appointed grounds and numerous amenities make Charles S. Farnsworth Park a perfect place for a family function or employee picnic in Altadena.

Park Amenities:

  • Children's Play Areas
  • 2 Large Picnic Shelters
  • 1 Small Picnic Shelter
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Lighted Basketball Courts (2)
  • Outdoor Amphitheater (capacity 800)
  • Pergolas (2)
  • Picnic Area
  • Restrooms (2)
  • Softball Fields (2, One Lighted)
  • Stone Community Building, Two Story

To Reserve Charles S. Farnsworth Park for your Employee Picnic:
Reservations for the small picnic shelter are $40 for the first 75 people. Reservations for the large picnic shelters are $75 for the first 100 people and an additional $125 for the next 100 people. There is a $200 refundable security deposit.

The Community Building has a capacity of 200 and can be reserved for $79.04/hour with a $500 refundable security deposit. There is an additional hour added for staff at $19.04.

The Amphitheater may be reserved $200 for 4 hours.

The Softball/Baseball Field is $16/hour from 9am-5pm. After hours it is there is a staff fee of $19.04. If lights are needed there is an additional $20 charge.

If you are interested in holding your employee picnic at this beautiful park in Altadena, you can read more about Charles S. Farnsworth Park on their web site, or call the Northern Division of LA County Parks and Recreation at (800) 267-2757.

Planning a successful event:
For a successful family event or employee picnic in Altadena, you need two things: a great location and a great event planner. Team Play Events can find the perfect picnic location for you and create a memorable event for all. Team Play Events specializes in all kinds of events, so whether it's a family reunion, a birthday party or an employee picnic. Team Play Events is there for you. 818-889-3336