- 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.
Each room is a step back into the culture of Monrovia in 1900 at the Monrovia Historical Museum. Themed rooms include the health sanatorium, school house, and a room of natural history artifacts spanning the 120 year history of the city.
Located next to the local youth center, Recreation Park Skatepark is a safe minded venue for skaters to learn, practice, and have fun. The park includes rails, curved ledges, stairs, kickers, and a kidney shaped bowl.
Owned and operated by the city of Chino Hills, Grand Avenue Park features soccer fields, roller hockey and basketball facilities, tennis courts, playgrounds, and picnic facilities. The park also offers gazebos and a community room for rent.
Visitors can choose from group or private lessons with TJP Tennis Professionals to learn how to improve their tennis skills. The company accommodates tennis players of all skill levels, from novice to advanced.
Accessible by mountain road, Trask Scout Reservation is a campground with a dining hall, pool, outdoor amphitheater, and archery range. The camp is nestled in the San Gabriel Mountains and provides visitors with a scenic view of the wilderness.
Monrovia Canyon Park was first opened in 1911 and offers three trail heads that are open year-round and lead to Monrovia Falls. There is also a renovated cabin that provides 1,200 square feet of private event space.