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Ocean Beach Recreation Center

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Halloween Carnival on Saturday, October 25, 2014

Don't forget about the Ocean Beach Recreation Center's Annual Halloween Carnival. This year's carnival will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm. Entrance wrist bands are good for all activities and games. This year's Carnival will have a Costume Contest for all age groups (trophies for the most creative, scariest, funniest, and prettiest), obstacle course and slide inflatable, carnival-style games, face painter, balloon artist, and a concession stand. Bring the entire family for a SpooktacularTime. Bring your own bag to collect all your prizes and treats.

Costume Contest Times
Infant to 3 yrs old 2:40 pm
4 to 6 yrs old 3:00 pm
7 to 9 yrs old 3:20 pm
10 to 12 yrs old 3:40 pm
13 to 16 yrs old 4:00 pm
17 to Adult 4:20 pm
Looking for Men's Softball Teams

Ocean Beach has one of the longest running Men's 16” “Chicago Style” Softball Leagues in San Diego. Do you have a team of guys who would like to play? Multiple seasons throughout the year. All Games are played on Tuesday nights at Bob Kenny Field (corner of Ebers and Newport) in Ocean Beach. If you are interested, please call the Recreation Center at 619-531-1527 for more information.


We now offer Pickleball three days per week in the gym on Mondays & Wednesdays from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping-pong and racquetball, in addition it's one of the fastest growing sports in America. It may be a silly name, but it's a serious sport! It is fast paced and easy to learn, great exercise and lots of fun! Come see what the excitement is all about! It is a great sport for active adults and anyone else who likes to have a good time!

The Ocean Beach Recreation Center offers Youth/Adult Self Defense classes, Gymnastics/Tumbling Classes, Ballet Classes, Youth City Dance Classes, Youth Soccer Leagues, Youth Flag-Football Leagues, as well as Adult Pottery/Sculpture Classes, Adult Coed Dodgeball Leagues, Adult Coed Kickball Leagues, Women’s Softball Leagues, & Men’s 16" Softball Leagues. Take a look at our current Program Guide to see how we can help you recreate.

History of the Center

With dedication and grand opening 1946, the center is one of the oldest in the City. The center has been hosting the annual Ocean Beach Kite Festival since 1948.

Directions and Bus Route

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From Interstate 8 West take the Sunset Cliffs Blvd. exit to Santa Monica and turn left. The center is on the left, across from the elementary school.

The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS routes 35 & 923.