Recreation Programs

Do you have an urge to try something new? Our Recreation Programs have what you are looking for! Girls Sports, Teen Musical Theatre, Digital Visual Arts, Extreme Recreation, and Sports for Adults are only a small sampling of what’s on offer. So come by, sign up, and see what kind of fun you’ve been missing!

Action Sports

Hold on to your keyboards! Extreme recreation opportunities are here! Join in on some of the hottest extreme recreation opportunities you’ll find anywhere. Extreme recreation presents an element of danger that is … Continue reading

Adaptive Recreation Program

Project Insight is RPDʼs home for Adaptive Recreation. For over 30 years, Project Insight (PI) has provided a wide range of adaptive recreation programs for people who are Deaf and hard of … Continue reading

Adult Sports Program

The city of San Francisco’s adult sports programs provide opportunities for lifelong enjoyment of directed and self-directed physical activity. Programmatic offerings range from softball, basketball, tennis, baseball, volleyball, and kickball, just to … Continue reading

After-School Program

Welcome to San Francisco Recreation and Park Department’s Citywide Latchkey Program! We provide supervised recreation for approximately 1,300 youth ages 6-12 at various Recreation & Park facilities. In 1988 the San Francisco … Continue reading

Alternative Recreation Program

Ready to release your wild side and inner child? Welcome to the world of Alternative Recreation! Let it all hang out making You Tube clips, Poetry Slamming, Fashion Design, playing Dodge Ball … Continue reading

Aquatics Program

Get active! Whether you’re looking to swim a few laps, do water aerobics, or get a little more extreme and conquer the waterslides at Hamilton, make one of the San Francisco Recreation … Continue reading

Dance & Theater Program

The Dance and Theater wing of the Cultural Arts strives to nurture, teach and promote the artistic development of San Francisco’s unique community of diverse individuals. Our dedicated and professional instructors expose … Continue reading

Digital & Visual Arts Program

The Visual and Digital Art division of the Cultural Arts Competency encourages students to cultivate self-expression, imagination and creativity through art-making as well as critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. Our professional instructors of … Continue reading

Early Child Recreation Program

The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department offers many Child Development activities in recreation centers and playgrounds throughout the city. This program has a proud heritage dating back to the 1950′s as … Continue reading

Girls Sports Program

The mission of the girl’s sports division is to develop and deliver equitable and quality sport opportunities for ALL girls. This will be achieved through leadership development, team building, and good old … Continue reading

Golf Program

San Francisco’s youth golf programs are designed to introduce and promote the game of golf to young golfers of all abilities. The goal is to provide a fun and enjoyable learning environment … Continue reading

Health and Wellness Programs

Health and Wellness programs are designed to fit the needs and interest of all adults and families in San Francisco. Our citywide programs enrich the well-being of our community and provide a … Continue reading

Healthy Parks, Healthy People

In partnership with Healthy Parks, Healthy People Bay Area, a collaborative effort between 25 local agencies, SF Rec and Park presents its Healthy Parks Healthy People initiative. Explore our city’s natural areas … Continue reading

Indoor Soccer Program

What is Indoor Soccer? Indoor soccer is played in a gym. There are 5 players (including a goalie) on each team and the game is played with a heavier ball than traditional … Continue reading

Mobile Rec Program

Mobile Recreation is a new program brought to you by the San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department. The primary goal is to introduce youth to recreational activities that are fun, challenging, and … Continue reading

Music & Creative Writing Program

Our Programs provide a setting where small children have an opportunity to participate in enjoyable activities, which promote their readiness for formal learning and community life. Parent participation in the program makes … Continue reading

Natural Sciences & Enviro Art

The Recreation & Park Department’s natural science program offers a diverse array of outdoor education and recreation programs. Youth development programs offer opportunities to learn about the earth & natural environments, water … Continue reading

Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation subscribes to the concept of “no person left inside”. It is designed to meet the outdoor needs of the citizens of San Francisco. Whether it’s hiking through Yosemite or the … Continue reading

Senior Program

Recreation and Parks offer a wide variety of energizing and enjoyable programs specifically designed for adults who wish to maintain healthy and fulfilling lives at age 55+ years of age. As diverse … Continue reading

Teen Athletics Program

The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, as well as our many partners, offer a wide variety of programs for tweens and teenagers 13-18 years of age. The Department and our partners … Continue reading

Teens & ‘Tweens Program

The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department loves teens! We strive to provide enriching recreational activities that challenge and motivate young people to learn new things and to keep having fun. From … Continue reading

Tennis Program

San Francisco Recreation & Parks manages 132 free municipal tennis courts located at playgrounds, parks and recreation centers throughout San Francisco. Golden Gate Park has 21 courts which can be reserved for … Continue reading

Waterfront Recreation

Waterfront recreation is one of the most exciting recreational opportunities the city has to offer. Join us at one of our many waterfront properties. Waterfront recreation offers a wide range of programming … Continue reading

YPTMTC Program

Conceived and originated in 1984 by Diane Price, the Young People’s Teen Musical Theatre Company is a teenage performing arts company sponsored by the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department & The … Continue reading

Youth Sports Program

The goal of youth sports in San Francisco is to encourage skill development and foster a positive attitude without overly emphasizing winning every game as a primary goal. Children will learn basic … Continue reading

Zumba in the Parks

Come party yourself into shape with free Zumba classes. Zumba is a latin-inspired, easy-to-follow calorie-burning dance-fitness party. You will get a great workout while enjoying San Francisco’s wonderful weather, Parks, and Recreation … Continue reading