San Diego

Accessibility Tools

  • Check if your spelling is correct, or try removing filters.
  • Remove quotes around phrases to match each word individually: "blue drop" will match less than blue drop.
  • You can require or exclude terms using + and -: big +blue drop will require a match on blue while big blue -drop will exclude results that contain drop.

Linda Vista Recreation Center

What's Coming

Family Fun Fridays

First Friday of the month: Game Night
Second Friday of the month: Movie Night
Check out the PDF icon program guide for more information!
NOTICE: The amount advertised in the Summer Program Guide for the July and August Piano Lessons is wrong. The correct amount is $40 per student per month. Sorry for the inconveniences.

Teen Nite

Fridays, July 12 to August 30, 2019
5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
12 to 17 years old
Click PDF icon Friday Teen Nite 2019 for the list of activities!

Learn to Swim

The portable pool is back at Linda Vista from July 29 to August 16, 2019.
The cost is only $5.00 per student per session.
Click PDF icon Learn to Swim for more information!

Summer Fun Café

June 17 to August 16, 2019
Lunch 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Snack 4:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Free to all persons 18 years and under

Summer BBQ

Friday, August 2, 2019

Cheer Camp

Bring it On!
August 5 to August 9, 2019
9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Lunch will be provided
8 to 17 years old
$18.00 per person per session


6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
10 to 17 years old
$15.00 per person per session

Celebrate the Family - A Summer of Fun

Saturday, August 3, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Carnival and picnic games for the whole family. Food will be available for purchase.

Register Online!

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

You must have Javascript enabled to use this form.