Spring at LA County Parks

Spring at LA County Parks

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It’s Park Time!

Explore • Engage • Connect

Visit LA County Parks this spring for fun, recreation and adventure! We are offering a variety of new, FREE and paid programs for youth and families, ranging from sports clinics and nature exploration programs to aquatics and many other exciting programs that you’ll find below. Whether it be one or all of these activities, there’s something for every body this spring with LA County Parks!


This spring, participants can register for classes, swim lessons, sports programs, family camping or even rent a facility online 24/7.  For the convivence of our park goers, all registration must be competed online via our ActiveNet reservation system. Get started today by setting up an account at Los Angeles County Online Reservations and Registration (activecommunities.com). Drop-in programs do not require registration!

Want to learn more about our reservation system? Visit parks.lacounty.gov/reserve/ for details and tutorial videos about creating an account, registering for a class, making a reservation and more.

Learn to Swim

Registration Ongoing | AGES 7-17
Prepare for the summer and strengthen your swimming skills! Our Learn to Swim lessons teach core swimming skills, water safety and stroke technique while steadily progressing through the core skills and strokes aligned with the American Red Cross. 


October 12, 2021 – May 27, 2022
MONDAY – FRIDAY | 2:30pm-5:30pm
AGES: Youth
Participate in fun, winter afterschool activities for FREE at your local LA County Park! Join us one at one of 55 LA County Parks locations for our Every Body Plays Drop-In Afterschool Adventures program that offers a safe space where youth can come play, create friendships and partake in activities such as fitness, self-care, sports, arts, games, creative outlets like storytelling and ESTEAM (Environment, Science Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math).

Registration NOT required!


October 12, 2022 – May 27, 2023
MONDAY – FRIDAY | 3:00pm-4:00pm
AGES: Youth
Children and youth ages 18 and under receive a “grab and go” nutritious snack that include vegetables, fruits, seeds and healthy dairy products like milk, string cheese and yogurt, at 46 locations. This free nutrition program will run for a total 35 weeks. Please see dates below for when the program will not be offered due to county holidays.

Registration NOT required!

Every Body Explores

December 5, 2022 – February 25, 2023
TUESDAY – FRIDAY 2:30PM – 4:30PM // SATURDAY 10:00AM – 1:30PM

The Every Body Explores program provides participants of all ages an opportunity to explore Natural Areas parks through educational hand on activities and the ability to check out a Naturalist field backpack. Participants can complete self-guided activities, make observations & explore the park!

Nature Center Discovery

December 5, 2022 – February 25, 2023
Every Saturday 10AM & 12PM

Join us Saturday mornings for a meet and greet with a Natural Areas Superintendent! Learn more about your nature center, ask questions, and find out fun ways to make the most of your visit!