- The list below includes 977 free or cheap things to do in or near Arcadia, California, including 130 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Hiking Trails, Skate Parks and Arcades.
- From Angeles National Forest to Santa Anita Canyon, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Arcadia and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Los Angeles, Pasadena, Glendale and Lakewood.
Contained within the extensive Angeles National Forest are scenic natural environments, campgrounds, picnic tables, fishing areas, hiking trails, and ski trails. The forest also holds the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument.
Full of green grass and tall trees, Arcadia County Park offers up numerous activities. It features outdoor pools, baseball diamonds, tennis courts, children's playgrounds, a lawn bowling green and even two life-size checker boards.
Jump 'n Jammin is a large indoor playground with slides, tubes, bridges, obstacle courses, climbing, foam balls, and many other interactive attractions. They also have vending machines with snacks and there is a separate play area for toddlers.
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Composed of 127 acres of land, the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden has a wide array of plants with several paths and trails through the site. There are also walking tours, an on-site cafe, and tram tours on the weekends.
DreamLab Gaming is like a never ending lan-party with rows of computers exclusively meant for gaming (and available for rent at reasonable prices). High speed computers, comfortable seats, snacks and drinks are some of the available amenities.