Monterey Recreation

Summer/Fall Registration Available Now!

It's time to play! MontereyActivity Guide

We offer hundreds of programs for everyone from tots to teenagers and older adults. From organized team sports to crafts and cultural activities, we've got something for everyone!

Winter/Spring Registration Available October 25!

Check out the Winter 2017/Spring 2018 issue of play! Monterey online and in print at the Monterey Recreation Administration Office, the Monterey Sports Center, all Community Centers and the Monterey Public Library.
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"Monterey Recreation is dedicated to making the community better now and in the future by providing recreational programs and facilities that promote healthy lifestyles, strong families and positive youth development while striving to increase the social, cultural and physical well-being for all ages."

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10:30 31 October 2017
10/05/2017: Zumba Halloween Dance Party, October 31

10/05/2017: Zumba Halloween Dance Party, October 31

Join the Monterey Sports Center for our Zumba Halloween Dance Party and wear your favorite costume! Two classes to choose from…10:30am to 12:00pm with Alejandra, Emi and Sharon and 8:00 to 9:00pm with Travis and Ali. For further information contact Lauri Ataide at x3739 or at

Zumba Halloween Dance Party Flyer

Export event10/31/2017 10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
23:00 03 November 2017
The City of Monterey’s Parks and Recreation Commission invites your input on dogs in parks in Monterey.

The City of Monterey’s Parks and Recreation Commission invites your input on dogs in parks in Monterey.

We need your input! Please take a quick survey about dogs in parks. Thank you for your feedback!

Survey Dogs in Parks

Export event11/3/2017 11:00 PM
18 September 2017
09/12/2017: Sports Camp Plus, October 2 - 6

09/12/2017: Sports Camp Plus, October 2 - 6

At Sports Camp Plus the emphasis is on fun and sportsmanship. With over thirty activities scheduled during the week campers in grades second through seventh will participate in a variety of sports such as basketball, football, soccer, floor hockey, swimming and more. Sign up now at the Monterey Sports Center. For further information call 646-3439.

28 August 2017
08/26/2017: Zumbini

08/26/2017: Zumbini

The Zumbini program combines music, dance and educational tools for 45 minutes of bonding, learning and fun! Zumbini classes always include a parent or legal guardian for each child. After registering, please contact Group Exercise Coordinator, Lauri Ataide at 646-3739 or for instructions on how to purchase the $35 Zumbini class bundle needed for class (includes songbook/lyrics for class songs and a plush doll modeled after the main character). All other class instruments/equipment will be provided.

17 August 2017
08/17/2017: Musicians Wanted

08/17/2017: Musicians Wanted

The Monterey Community Band welcome’s all musicians that can read music well, provide their own band instrument and can commit to making rehearsals and performances. The new season begins Monday, September 11, 2017. Rehearsals are held on Monday evenings at the Monterey High School Music Room. Down Beat is at 6:45 p.m. Band Director is Kristen Thompson. The band performs at two concerts yearly and community events as well.