As part of the City's COVID-19 response, recreational programming has been modified,  facility rentals are currently suspended, and park rentals are available for ceremonies only, all in compliance with the CDC guidelines. If you have questions for the Recreation Division during this time, please email Colleen Ghiglia, Recreation Manager, at or call (805) 773-7063.

For more information regarding the City's COVID-19 response, please visit: COVID-19 Response

Holiday Event: Jingle Express Drive-Thru, Friday, December 4th 5:30pm-8pm

Xmas Flyer

Due to Covid-19, the City of Pismo Beach Recreation Team is putting together a family-friendly curbside Holiday Drive-Thru Holiday experience, Friday, December 4th from 5:30pm - 8:30pm at the City Hall of Pismo Beach, 760 Mattie Road. 

Participants will be greeted in their cars by Santa and His Elves, receive a gift bag with treats and a Craft Kit, To-Go Cookie Decorating kit, and enjoy all the magical sights and sounds of the holiday.  Children will be able to drop-off letters/ wish-list to Santa. 

Please note that althought supplies are limited, Santa will be present throughout the event and everyone will receive a treat. 

We respectfully encourage everyone to wear a mask to this event. 

Online Registration: Online registration for activities and events

Activity Guide: Check the list below for current programming
Parks and Facilities: Listing of parks, other outdoor locations, and halls throughout the city.


Click here to register online. Click on the links below to view each flyer with more detailed information.

  • 1/4-1/8 - Art a La Carte Flyer
  • 1/4-1/7 - Beach Volleyball Flyer
  • 11/26-12/21 - Yoga with Lindsay ~ All Levels Yoga - Yoga Flow & Thanksgiving Yoga Flyer
  • 11/11-12/23 - Qi Gong with Holly Flyer
  • 11/30-12/11 (Mondays) - Line Dancing by the Sea Flyer

The Recreation Division provides quality recreation activities that reflect the interests, needs, and demographics of the residents of Pismo Beach. Recreation programs:

  • Build a sense of community
  • Contribute to the health and safety of Pismo Beach
  • Enhance the quality of life in the city
  • Expose children to positive role models
  • Improve self-esteem
The Recreation Division provides services in the management of recreation activities such as:

  • Active Adult Socials
  • Adult Classes
  • Excursions and Trips
  • Special Events
  • Sports Programs
  • Youth Programs
  • Public Art Projects
The Recreation Division is responsible for overseeing the scheduling and reserving of seven City-owned parks and two Veterans' halls for wedding receptions, meetings, and special events. Click on the link below for additional information on facilities. 

Classes, Activities & Events

The Pismo Beach Recreation Division offers a variety of events, classes, and activities for all age groups. You can view our current offerings in the Activity Guide.

If you have any questions, please email;

or contact the Recreation Division directly at (805) 773-7063. 

Active Adult Dance Socials 2020

 Upcoming Special Events

  • October 24 | Pumpkins in the Park | CANCELED
  • December 4 | Holiday Harmony |  CANCELED
For more information, or to request a trip brochure, please contact the Recreation Division at (805) 773-7063.