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, online programs, and select enrichment indoor activities.
  •  Community Centers are open for registered participants and guardians on October 5, 2020.
  •  Parks are open.
  •  Lap Swim at MBAC is open on a temporary modified schedule.

 City staff are available during regular business hours. Please call 949-644-3151 or email with any questions.

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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.

Newport Beach Registration

Newport Beach Registration

Registration form

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.

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


City Hall
100 Civic Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Mailing Address
Recreation and Senior Services Department
PO Box 1768
Newport Beach, CA 92658






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