Parks and Recreation

 

 

MISSION STATEMENT: It is the Park and Recreation Department's mission to maximize all available resources to deliver well maintained parks, clean and well-functioning recreation facilities, and quality programs, events and community services to the residents and visitors of Yorba Linda.  We will do this through cost effective delivery of services, valuable partnerships with other service providers, maximum use of volunteers, and continued feedback from our community.  We will measure our success by constant evaluation and updating of our recreation system.  Our primary goal is to improve the quality of life for all who use our services, build community pride, and support the economic and environmental sustainability of Yorba Linda. 

For questions about specific services provided by the Parks and Recreation Department, consult the phone numbers below:

General Information (714) 961-7160
Yorba Linda Community Center (714) 961-7181 - Banquets, Seniors, Recreation     Classes
Travis Ranch Activity Center (714) 961-7167 - Aquatics, Adult Sports
Thomas Lasorda, Jr. Field House (714) 961-7192 - Tennis, Youth Sports, Teens, Adventure Playground
Senior Citizens Services (714) 961-7185 - Senior Club Activities, Trips
Black Gold Golf Course (714) 961-0253 - Tee Times, Banquets
Field Conditions Hotline (714) 986-1015 - Program, user group,inclement weather info

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Upcoming Events

  

JULY 4TH FLYER   

  

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2015 Concerts in the Park

Hurless Barton Park      5:45-7:15p.m. (NEW TIME)

 

Concert Date                  Band

 

August 2, 2015                  The Emperors (Classic Rock)      

August 9, 2015                  Nitro Express (Country)    

August 16, 2015                Britain’s Finest (Beatles Tribute)

August 23, 2015                Stone Soul (R&B)     

 

End your weekend on a high note! Pack a picnic basket and come on down to Hurless Barton Park for some great music with family and friends. Seating will be on the grass, so please bring beach chairs and blankets. Food will also be available from Center Catering at the Yorba Linda Community Center. Dogs are not recommended and alcohol is not allowed in the park. Don’t forget your dancing shoes!

 

FREE FAMILY MOVIES IN THE PARK

 

Friday, July 24 - Planes: Fire and Rescue (Rated PG) Movie will start at 7:45 pm.

Eastside Community Park Picnic Shelter Area - 5400 Eastside Circle

 

Friday, August 21 - Big Hero 6 (Rated PG) Movie will start at 7:45 p.m.

Hurless Barton Park Amphitheater - 4601 Casa Loma Avenue

 

Seating will be available on the grass, so bring a blanket or low lawn chair.  If you choose to bring a chair, please sit in the back or on the side, so as not to block the view of others.  For the comfort of the audience, dogs are not recommended.  For more inforamtion, please call (714) 961-7167.

  

 THE GUIDE SUMMER 2015 NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE!

 

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SUMMER 2015 Registration

Residents - APRIL 29, 2015 @10 am

Non-residents - MAY 13, 2015 @ 10 am

  

  

REGISTER AT YLRECONLINE.COM

  

  

  

PARKS

bartonparkThe City of Yorba Linda operates and maintains a wide variety of recreational amenities. Click on the link below to view a slide show featuring all of our outstanding parks and recreational facilities.  Slideshow Coming Soon!

Recreational Facility Locations

  

Please click on the link for the Picnic Shelter Policies and Procedures .    

  

PARK REVIEW REPORT - "Please help keep our parks safe, clean and attractive!"  If there are any park issues to report please click on the report link to complete and submit.

CLEAN PARKS CAMPAIGN        The Yorba Linda Parks and Recreation Department needs your assistance to keep our parks: SAFE, CLEAN, & ATTRACTIVE. 

 

 Easyhike_fit Yorba Linda Trails

Yorba Linda has a citywide system of coordinated trails for use by hikers, bikers, and equestrians. Click the link below to open a PDF copy of a map showing the location of the trails along with a variety of other facilities and services. Trails Map

 

 PROGRAMS

Adult Programs

Adventure Playground (Summer Program only) - Online registration begins May 6, 2015 at 10 am for Residents.  Walk-in Registration for Residents and Non-Residents (space permitting) May 13, 2015 at 10 am.

Aquatics (offered in Spring/Summer only)

  

Tennis 

Tennis Calendar (Know before you go......... lets you know when tennis lessons are being held and when tennis courts are open to the public.)

Youth Programs

 

Senior Programs and Services

Senior longevityAdults who are 55 years and older are invited to join in on a wide variety of activities, classes and trips offered at the Yorba Linda Senior / Community Center. The Center is a great place to meet new people and to expand your leisure activities. Click the link below for more information. Senior Center Activities and Services

TRAILS (Senior Transportation) Registration Form  and Welcome Letter

  

 

  

Military Banner Program -   

The Military Banner Program was designed to honor and recognize Yorba Linda Gold Star and active duty military personnel.  Applications are currently being accepted for the 2015-2016 Military Banner Program.  The cost to purchase a military banner is $75.00.  The deadline to order a banner is Monday, April 13, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. The 2015-2016 banners will be installed prior to May 20, 2015.  Banners that are currently on display will be available for pick-up at the Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House between May 29, 2015 and June 30, 2015. 

Military banners will be displayed on light poles along sections of Yorba Linda Boulevard beginning at Valley View Avenue and continuing East.  Each banner will list the name of the honoree and the branch of the military.  For further information on this program including eligibility requirements, banner presentation, and the application form click the following link:  Military Banner Program Flyer and Application. The application also includes information to submit donations for this program to assist families that may not be able to afford the program.  If you require assistance purchasing a banner, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (714)961-7160. 

 Click here for a map showing names and locations of the Military Banners currently displayed.

 

Volunteers -  

 

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Everyone has something to give! The City of Yorba Linda Parks and Recreation Department has an extensive volunteer program with numerous opportunities.

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 FACILITIES

  • Yorba Linda Community Center - 4501 Casa Loma Avenue (714) 961-7181

communitycenterYorba Linda's Community Center is available to host your next event including receptions, parties, meetings, conferences, fundraisers and much more.  Visit the Community Center website at www.YLCCenter.com for more information on hosting your event or meeting at this state-of-the-art facility.  The Community Center is capable of accommodating 10-450 people and hosts a total of five meeting rooms and two large banquet rooms.  Contact staff by calling   714-961-7181 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and our professional staff will assist you in selecting the accommodations that best suit your needs. 

  

  • Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House - 4701 Casa Loma Avenue (714) 961-7192

  

  • Travis Ranch Activity Center - 5200 Via De La Escuela (714) 961-7167

  

  • Black Gold Golf Course - One Black Gold Drive  (714) 961-0060

 

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The City-owned Black Gold Golf Club has been honored with a variety of awards since its opening in November 2001. You can visit Black Gold's official web site by clicking on the link below. Black Gold Golf Course

 

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

vetmemYorba Linda Veterans Memorial Association

The Yorba Linda Veterans Memorial Association (YLVMA) continues to take "Brick Orders" to honor an active or Veteran member of the U.S. Armed Forces. Brick Order Form. The YLVMA also offers individuals, businesses and organizations to sponsor an Orange County "Fallen Hero of the Armed Services" by purchasing a "Gold Star Brick" for Military Personnel Killed in Action since September 11, 2001 This brick honors military personnel who lived in Orange County. Gold Star Brick Form

 

                             
Community Event Sponsorship Program

Help to ensure the ongoing success of vital Community Events and Programs!

 Thank you to the following organizations for their support of the Community Event Sponsorship Program. 

 ST. JOSEPH HEALTH - ST. JUDE HERITAGE MEDICAL GROUP

 

  

     

           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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