Free Things to do Anytime with Kids in Corona-Norco, California

Looking for FREE family fun? I've got you covered!

By Caitlin Ayers July 8, 2021

If your family is anything like mine, we are running out of ideas for things to do this summer that won't break the bank or require a long drive. Thankfully, Corona-Norco has a TON of things to do right here in town that are free for the whole family to enjoy. Because, let's be honest, summer is all about spending time as a family and this list is going to help you create some great memories together. 

1. Citrus Community Park

1250 Santana Way Corona, CA 92881

Citrus Park is a great spot for the whole family to enjoy on a warm day. The splash pad is sure to be a hit with the kids! Citrus Park

2. Corona Heritage Park and Museum

510 West Foothill Parkway, Corona, CA 92882

(951) 898-0687

Tuesday-Saturday 10:00am-2:00pm

Come learn more about the history, art, and culture of Corona, CA. Admission to the museum and parking are free. Corona Heritage Park and Museum.

3. Pikes Peak Park

6th Street, Norco, CA 92860

A wonderful family park featuring a tot lot, restrooms, open grass, picnic tables, and a 1/2 court basketball. Pikes Peak Park

4. The Shops at Dos Lagos 

2780 Cabot Dr, Corona, A 92883

(951) 277-7601

A community shopping center with retail, restaurants, and special events. The Shops at Dos Lagos. 

5. Corona Public Library

650 South Main Street, Corona, CA 92882

(951) 736-2384

Open Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm and Saturday 9am-12pm

The Corona Public Library welcome people of all ages who enjoy reading and learning. Be sure to check out the library calendar for special events. Corona Public Library 

6. El Cerrito Sports Park

7500 El Cerrito Rd, Corona, CA 92881

El Cerrito Sports Park is a great place to spend the day with the family. There are restrooms, drinking fountains, and various sports fields. El Cerrito Sports Park 

7. Ridgeline Park

2850 Ridgeline Dr, Corona, CA 92882

Ridgeline Park is the perfect summer destination for the whole family. This ADA-Accessible park has a splash pad to cool off on warm days along with covered shelter to beat the heat.  Ridgeline Park

8. Skyline Trail Area

Skyline Dr, Corona, CA 92882

(Corner of West Foothill Pkwy and Skyline Dr.)

Skyline Trail area is a great place for the family to get out for a hike. Be sure to bring water and snacks as well as sunscreen. Stay on the fire trail.  Skyline Trail

9. Pumpkin Rock Trail

Crestview Dr, Norco, CA 92860

(Corner of Crestview Dr. and Vandermolen Dr.)

Pumpkin Rock Trail is a 1.7 mile trail loop in Norco, CA. This is a moderate hike and you will want to be sure to bring water to stay hydrated.  Pumpkin Rock Trail

10. Dairyland Park

14520 San Remo, Eastvale, CA 92880

(951) 727-3524

Dairyland Park is a great spot to enjoy with the whole family. It has a great splash pad the kids will be sure to love. *The water play feature is closed from September 30th-April 1st*  Dairyland Park

I hope you all find this list of 10 free things to do in the Corona-Norco area a great resource this summer! I am always looking to find FREE places in the area for the whole family to enjoy, so message me ( some of your favorite free places to take the family in Eastvale, Corona, and Norco along with what you love about the location and your favorite place may be included in my next article!!

Fun and Macaroni,