Parks, Recreation and Community Services
Covid-19/Coronavirus Update

Information & Contact

Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department

The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department (PRCSD) provides innovative recreational experiences and social enrichment opportunities and continues to address the changing needs for people of all ages and cultures, in a variety of safe and attractive parks, landscapes and facilities. 


Follow us on Facebook @City of Riverside - Parks & Recreation and Instagram @RivParks for the latest information and fun activities for all ages. 

As of Thursday, April 2 at 3 p.m., the following is in effect:

Community/Senior Centers

  • Closed until further notice

Athletic Fields, Pools and Fairmount Golf Course

  • Closed until further notice
  • To include classes, games and practices


  • Youth Soccer

Friendly Stars

  • Cancelled through May 15

Special Events, Classes, Facility Rentals and Programs

  • Cancelled through May 31
  • To include Contracted Classes at onsite and offsite locations

Mt. Rubidoux and Parks

  • Mt. Rubidoux closed until further notice.
  • Gated parks locked until further notice.
  • All parks are partially closed, until further notice, to include parking lots, restrooms, playgrounds, drinking fountains and sports courts.
  • Partially closed parks are still great places for residents to take walks or play games such as frisbee or catch, which naturally encourages the 6ft social distancing rule.
  • Bobby Bonds and Hunt Skate Parks closed until further notice.
  • Lawn Bowling and iTennis have been cancelled until further notice.

Project BRIDGE

  • Project Building Resources for the Intervention and Deterrence of Gang Engagement (Project BRIDGE) staff will be available via phone to continue providing resources for registered participants only. If you would like more information please contact Lead Outreach Worker: Ronald Del Cid at  (951) 237-3678 or Email:

Participants will receive a full or pro-rated refund / credit for cancelled programs, classes, rentals and events. 

For any questions, please contact