COVID-19 Updates & City Response
The Recreation & Senior Services Department is excited for the opportunity to provide in-person activities this fall! We used State and County guidelines to offer as many outdoor programs to you as possible.
- Fall registration is now available.
- We are hosting outdoor and online programs only.
The following courts: basketball, pickleball, handball and volleyball are open for household unit play when social distancing cannot be maintained for certain sports. Tennis and pickleball courts are open for doubles, with safety guidelines. City parks and amenities are open including the dog park.
All community centers are closed until further notice.
City staff are available during regular business hours. Please call 949-644-3151 with any questions.
Check out our Fall programs!
This fall, we are offering a combo of in-person outdoor classes and virtual programs for all ages. We’re also introducing Rec Recess to help your kids find safe ways to get outside no matter their school schedule. The Fall 2020 Navigator is now live and registration begins Tuesday, September 1.
Recreation & Senior Services Department Mission
To enhance the quality of life by providing diverse opportunities in safe and well-maintained facilities and parks. We pledge to respond to community needs by creating quality educational, recreational, cultural and social programs for people of all ages.
The Department Consists of Three Divisions: Administration, Recreation Services, and Senior Services.
Its staff oversees the use of the City’s 79 parks, beaches, marine habitats and recreational facilities while coordinating recreational and social opportunities that serve a population ranging from infants to those in their advanced years. Click on the link to see the Recreation & Senior Services Department 2017 Adopted Performance Plan.
On behalf of the entire Recreation and Senior Services staff "We are committed to providing well-rounded recreational and social programs for the Newport Beach community in safe and well-maintained facilities, opens spaces and parks and we encourage you to provide us with feedback so we can best serve your leisure needs."
Directions to Office:From 73 South Exit MacArthur. Make a right on San Miguel, turn left on Avocado Avenue, and make a left onto Civic Center Drive. Follow the street to the parking structure.
From PCH Southbound:Turn left on Avocado Avenue (pass the Central Library) and make a right on Civic Center Drive. Follow the street to the parking structure.
From PCH Northbound:
Turn right on Avocado Avenue (pass the Central Library) and make a right on Civic Center Drive. Follow the street to the parking structure.
Contact the Recreation and Senior Services Department
Regular Office Hours
7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
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