Encanto Recreation Center

What's Coming

Youth Flag Football and Cheerleading

Ages: 5 to 16 years
Cost: $25.00 which includes banquet and trophy.

Haunted Trails Field Trip

September 27, 2016
Sign up at the Encanto Teen Center
Cost: Free limited spots available

Fall Carnival

October 27, 2016
Time: 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Games, prizes, costume contests, and lots of fun. $.25 tickets or 5 for $10.00.

Harvest Feast

November 17, 2016
Time: 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Come out and enjoy a good time with the Encanto Staff and our Volunteers as we give back to the community with a free dinner (while food last).
There will be turkey raffles also other prizes will be raffled off.  You must be present to win prize

Register Online!

Visit SDRecConnect (link) to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Recreation councils. It's as easy as One, Two, and Three.

Sign up for an account, find a class or activity, and register!

If you are registering a child for an activity, please do not use the child's information when completing a New Account. Adding family members after successfully creating an account can be completed later.

Please note: An email which includes a confirmation message will be sent after you sign up a new primary account. It is possible the email may go to your junk or spam folder.

The email will include a special first-time activation link. You will not be able to use your new account until you've used this special link!

If you need assistance, please see the Frequently Asked Questions link at the bottom of the SDRecConnect website.


Current Special Events and Activities

Fun for one, Fun for all! Check out your local Recreation Center's program guide for more details.


The BookNook program is a "take a book, leave a book" gathering place at your favorite recreation center. Share your favorite literature and stories with others.








History of the Center

Land for the Encanto Recreation Center was acquired by the City in 1940 and the facility was built in 1964.  The senior center was added in 1966 and the fields were completed in 1986.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 805, go to Imperial Avenue and travel east to 65th Street. Turn left on 65th Street and proceed up the hill. The center is on the right.

The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Routes 916/917 and also the San Diego Trolley's Orange Line.