To protect the health and safety of the public during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, City Hall and other facilities are closed to the public until April 30. The City continues to provide services during this time and recommends using technological alternatives where possible. For more information related to City services during this emergency, please visit the Coronavirus (COVID-19) page or call the City at 310-802-5000.

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The health and safety of our community remains top priority. Due to COVID-19, all parks, picnic pads, recreation and athletic facilities/courts/fields and playgrounds are CLOSED.  Furthermore, to prevent the spread of Coronavirus, all gatherings are prohibited until further notice.
Stay tuned for tips on how to stay active and recreate from the comfort of your own home.
Additionally, the following events will be canceled or postponed:

Senior and Scout House Community Center Gala
Volunteer Appreciation Event
Older Adults Health Fair
Family Camp Out
Exhibitions (through April)
AARP Tax Aid Program: Update call 1-888-227-7669 for alternative tax filing options

All park reservations through the end of April will be canceled and customers will receive a full refund.

The City is closely monitoring updates about the coronavirus from a variety of sources. Information regarding the coronavirus is changing frequently. For accurate and up to date information about COVID-19, please visit DPH's website, the City's website, sign up for eNotifications and Nixle public safety alerts, and follow the City on Facebook, Twitter, Nextdoor, and Instagram.

Mark Leyman Directors Welcome

Director's Welcome

Welcome to the Parks and Recreation Department website, your reference guide to all things fun in Manhattan Beach. We are delighted to provide you with information on all of our Department's programs, special events and activities, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from the comfort of your home. If you have any questions about any of our programs, please contact us at (310) 802-5448 or email.

Mark Leyman
Director of Parks and Recreation


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Do you know what is MANHAPPENIN' in Manhattan Beach? Check out the Manhattan Beach Parks and Recreation's quarterly magazine to get in the know everything Manhattan Beach. From classes to workshops to trips and more, there's something for everyone. If you have any questions about any of our programs, please contact us at (310) 802-5448 or email.


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