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Linda Vista Recreation Center

What's Coming

Friday Teen Nite 2021

July 9 to August 27, 2021 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Teens ages 12 to 17 years old. Free activities, field trips, and food for teens

July 9 - One Pandemic Later...

PDF icon One Pandemic Later Flyer

July 16 - Survivor Linda Vista

July 16, 2021 7:00 pm (movie starts 15 minutes after sunset)
Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy a family movie under the stars.
Join the fun activites at the Teen Nite section.

PDF icon Survivor Linda Vista Flyer

July 23 - Mortal Kombat Nite

PDF icon Mortal Kombat Flyer

July 30 - Solve a Mystery Nite

PDF icon Solve a Mystery Flyer

August 6 - Back to the Future Nite

PDF icon Back to the Future Flyer

August 13 - Throwback Nite

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August 20 - Unity and Inclusion Nite

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August 27 - Wet & Wild Movie in the Park The Croods - A New Age

PDF icon Wet & Wild Flyer

July 16, 2021 7:00 pm Movie Night

Movie starts 15 minutes after sunset.
Bring a chair or a blanket and enjoy a family movie under the stars.
Join the fun activities at the Teen Nite section.

PDF icon Movie Night Flyer

RoboThink Camps Build, Code, and Play with Robots

Each camp is $45 per person.
Camps are open to all participants ages 7 to 11 years old.
All camps are from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Lunch will be serviced from noon to 1:00 pm.
Robotics 1 July 19 to 23 - Active Net Code 95196
Video Coding August 16 to 20 - Active Net Code 95197
Robotics 2 August 23 to 27 - Active Net Code 95198

PDF icon RoboThink Flyer

Fern St. Circus Saturday, August 21, 2021 at 2:00 pm.

Join us for this FREE performance.

PDF icon Fern St. Circus Flyer

Theater Arts Camp Monday and Wednesday - July 7 to August 25, 2021 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm.

Open to all youth ages 10 to 17 years old and cost of $25 per person.* *Limited scholarships are available.
Please call the center for more information.

Check out the PDF icon Theater Arts Camp Flyerfor more information!

Register Online!

Visit SDRecConnect to conveniently browse a variety of activities offered by the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department and Community Recreation Groups. 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

The 15-acre site was acquired in 1955 and the recreation center was built in 1960. Significant renovations took place in 1998.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 163 take the Genesee Avenue West exit and travel west to Linda Vista Road. Turn left on Linda Vista Road and proceed to Levant Street, then turn right. The center is located at the end of Levant Street across from the County Children’s Services Building.

From Interstate 5 north take the Balboa Avenue exit and travel east to Genesee Avenue. Turn right on Genesee, then right on Linda Vista Road. Turn left on Levant Street. The center at the end of the street.

The center is accessible by bus via SDMTS Routes 25, 41 and 44.