- The list below includes 922 free or cheap things to do in or near Hawthorne, California, including 134 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Sculpture Parks, Monuments and Baseball Fields.
- From Holly Glen Park to Del Aire Public Fruit Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Hawthorne and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Los Angeles, Pasadena, Lakewood and Glendale.
Featuring a community center and gym that were completed before the start of the 2013 calendar year, Del Aire Park provides plenty of exercise opportunities to its guests. The location also features a basketball court for those who wish to play a pickup game.
The Hawthorne Pool is equipped for both fitness swimmers and casual swimmers and families. The pool hosts youth and adult swim teams, water aerobics classes, and open swimming, and features men's and women's locker rooms.
Mc3 is a combination art gallery and bronze foundry that supports local artists and sculptors with access to specialized bronzing equipment. Many reputable public artists and sculptors also put their pieces on display within the on-site gallery.