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Read the latest press releases on the City of Foster City’s 50th Anniversary here.

To commemorate Foster City’s birthday, the City has released a special anniversary logo to help capture the occasion and uniqueness of our community.
Celebrate 50 years of Foster City with us, your neighbors, family, and friends! In honor of Foster City’s 50th birthday on April 27, 2021, the City ...
In celebration of the City’s 50th Anniversary, a car parade with City vehicles and community groups will drive through town via a predetermined route to commemorate the milestone on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at 2:00 PM.
This summer, the City of Foster City’s Recreation Division has an abundance of summer-themed events planned for the community. 
Food trucks are making their way back to Foster City! On Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at 5:00pm, the City of Foster City will reopen its market with Off the Grid (OTG), the Bay Area’s premier food truck experience company.
The City of Foster City is excited to safely welcome the community back to Leo Ryan Park for the 50th Anniversary Summer Concert Series!
In an effort to remain cautious and keep our residents and visitors safe, this Fourth of July in Foster City won’t look like most years, but City staff have developed a full day of fun activities and events for the family to enjoy!
To ensure community members can comfortably enjoy Foster City’s upcoming Sandcastle Contest, which is part of the 50th anniversary celebrations, the beach portion of Erckenbrack Park will be temporarily closed in preparation for the event. The City will be taking additional measures to ensure the beach is thoroughly cleaned and prepared before the event is held Saturday, July 10.
To continue offering programs and events in a responsible and family-friendly fashion, Foster City introduced a series of health and safety measures for the Anniversary Concert Series at Leo J. Ryan Park.
Foster City is set to sign a Sister City agreement with Inagi City, Japan, marking a historic and unique cultural milestone. Community members are invited to attend the Sister City signing ceremony in Council Chambers at 6 p.m., Monday, July 26.
The Foster City Historical Society and the City of Foster City are pleased to announce the following unique events that will be held at the San Mateo County History Museum at 2200 Broadway in Redwood City.
After a 30-year hiatus, the Rubber Ducky Race is returning to Foster City as part of the community’s ongoing 50th Anniversary celebrations.
The Community Bike Ride will be taking a new shape when it returns to Foster City on Sunday, September 12. To accommodate ongoing construction along the levee and allow for social distancing, the beloved annual event will transform into the Tour de Foster City Scavenger Hunt.
A full day of fun for the whole family is planned on Saturday, September 25, when the Rubber Ducky Race returns to Foster City.
The Rubber Ducky Race is coming back to Foster City after a 30-year hiatus this weekend. Bring your family to join friends and neighbors on Saturday, September 25, at Leo J. Ryan Park for a full day of festivities.
On Saturday, October 23, Foster City will come together to improve the local community as part of National Make a Difference Day. The event held annually on the fourth Saturday of October is intended to unify communities through promoting the spirit of volunteerism, community service, and selflessness.
Foster City families are invited to bring their sweet little ghouls and goblins to Leo Ryan Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 30, to enjoy the annual Halloween Spooktacular.
Residents wanting to make Foster City a better place to live, work, and play are invited to volunteer for a community service project for National Make a Difference Day.
The time for winter celebrations has returned and Foster City is planning a series of community events to make the season brighter.