April 22nd & 23rd, 2017. Rain or shine!
Opens at 10 a.m. both days
POPPY FESTIVAL VOLUNTEERS
Volunteers support the Festival and the community in a number of ways. Groups and individuals will enjoy a fun-filled weekend of helping others by assisting with ticket sales, giveaways and visitor information. To volunteer (must be 16 or older), please complete an application and fax to (661) 723-5913 or contact John Sanders at (661) 723-6071 or email@example.com. Volunteers enjoy the Poppy Festival so much that they come back year after year to ensure a wonderful experience for patrons.
The California Poppy Festival™ is proudly supported by our local sponsors. Please support these businesses for their patronage of the annual Festival. View Sponsors
Lancaster boasts one of California's most abundant crops of the vibrant poppies that are the state flower.
For several years, the City of Lancaster co-sponsored the Wildflower Information Center with the Lancaster Woman's Club to cater to the interests of thousands of visitors who flocked to the Antelope Valley for a glimpse of these brilliant, beautiful flowers.
Held at the Lancaster Museum/Art Gallery, visitors could pick up free wildflower maps and learn about the best viewing locations before heading out to the Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve. Read More >>