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Parks & Recreation

Scripps Ranch Recreation Center

11454 Blue Cypress Drive
San Diego, CA 92131

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Program Guide

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Open Play Gym Schedule

Open Play Gym Schedule

Scripps Ranch Recreation Center offers free open play during the designated hours below. The hours on the calendar are for when the gym is open for basketball or pickleball. Please be sure to click on the actual activity for the correct day to view exact hours of that activity. For best results, please view schedule from desktop computer.

*Due to Summer Camps, Youth and Adult Programming, Open Play is limited during the summer months (June - August).

*Times are subject to change

Recreation Center Hours

Recreation Center Hours

Mon 9:00am - 8:00pm
Tues 9:00am - 8:00pm
Wed 9:00am - 8:00pm
Thurs 9:00am - 8:00pm
Fri 9:00am - 6:00pm
Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
Sun        CLOSED

*Times are subject to change

The center is closed on City Holidays.

Registration Hours

Tues 11:00am - 3:00pm
Wed 11:00am - 3:00pm
Thurs 11:00am - 3:00pm

*Times are subject to change
We recommended patrons call (858) 538-8085 upon arrival to verify registration is currently being accepted.
Permits are taken by appointment only, please call (858) 538-8085 to check availability and schedule an appointment.

Current Programs and Activities

Winter Movie in the Gym

Friday December 15, 2023
***Space is Limited***
Activity Code (#112068) (One registration per family)
See our Winter Movie Flyer.
Scripps Ranch Recreation Center will host a Winter Movie Night in the GYM and we will be screening "A BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS" (PG). Since space is limited, the first 50 families to register will be the only 50 families to enter the event. One parent and/or legal guardian must be registered per family, no matter the age.
There will be a DJ, Winter Workshops, FREE COOL STUFF, Snacks, and drinks. Doors will open at 4:30pm for Workshops and the Movie starts at 7pm.
- Water
- Dried Snacks
- Blankets and/or pillows (Recommended)
- Sticky Snacks
- Food (for example: Burgers, Pizza, Sandwich, Burrito, etc)
- Chairs


Indoor Gymnasium

Multi Purpose Room with Kitchen


Two Lighted Ball Fields

Joint Use Field

Lighted Outdoor Basketball Courts

Large Turfed Area

Covered Picnic Shelters

Barbecues with Hot Coal Bins


The center opened on June 3, 2000. Present at the opening were many members of the Scripps Ranch community who were also involved in the design of the facility.

Directions and Bus Route

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From Interstate 15, take the Scripps Poway Parkway exit. Go east and turn right on Cypress Canyon Road. Then turn right at the stop sign, which will be Blue Cypress Drive. The park and recreation facility is halfway up the hill on the right.

Scripps Ranch Recreation Center is not accessible by bus via SDMTS.

For general Park & Recreation Department information, see the Frequently Asked Questions or click the Ask Parks button below.