Park & Rec Month

July is National Park & Recreation Month!


Come explore what we have to offer!

To celebrate, we are offering a long list of FREE events to our community. Come enjoy a free
recreation activity every day in the month of July. That's 31 fun free events for all to experience. Get the most out of your parks & recreation. Check out the calendar of events:


*Events subject to change without notice.


July 17, Tuesday - Cornhole Tournament, 1-8pm
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Multiple tournaments in teams of 2. Youth under 18 years will play from 1-4pm and adults 18+ from 5-8pm. Registration must be completed by 5pm on July 16 at the Community Center office. Format of tournament will be based on the number of teams registered. Awards to winners in each group.

July 18, Wednesday - Tai Chi for Health, 10-11am

Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Enjoy a routine that will help your balance, strength, posture and confidence in walking. Everyone welcome! Comfortable clothing and secure shoes are recommended.

July 19, Thursday - Concert in the Park, 7-9pm
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Join us for our 2018 Summer Concert Series featuring the Camarillo Community Band. You’ll be humming along as they play soundtrack music from blockbuster movies and recognizable marches with a guest conductor each week. Little ones also have the chance to conduct the band! Bring a lawn chair and/or picnic blanket to sit on. More info >

July 20, Friday - Movie in the Park, 6-10pm
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Check out our free movies in the park available on Friday nights in July and August. Live music courtesy of Rock City Studios as well as lawn games and food trucks will be available starting at 6pm and running through 8pm. Movies start at dusk. Bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to sit on. The July 20 movie will be Star Wars: The Last Jedi. More info >

July 21, Saturday - Family Float Night, 4-5:30pm & 6-7:30pm
Aquatic Center, 1030 Temple Ave., Camarillo
Come swim and float during our family float night!  No float, no worries, we have plenty to share!  Also try out the large in-pool inflatable attraction (must pass a swim test first)! Due to the overwhelming response for this event, we have decided to break it up into two sessions. Instead of holding the event from 4-7pm, we will hold two sessions: 4-5:30pm & 6-7:30pm. The Aquatic Center can accommodate up to 200 people at a time.

July 22, Sunday - Bingo Bash, 1-4pm
Pleasant Valley Senior Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Best Bingo Game in town for adults 18+! Special games, smoke-free, reasonable buy-ins with great $$ pay-outs! All games and daubers must be purchased 15 minutes prior to start time! Doors open at 11am.

July 23, Monday - Sunset Guided Hike, 6:30-8pm

Camarillo Grove Park, 6968 E Camarillo Springs Rd, Camarillo
Enjoy the outdoors on this peaceful sunset hike. Guided by a nature enthusiast, you will learn all sorts of interesting things about the plants and animals that live here. Meet at the Nature Center.

July 24. Tuesday - Preschool Open House, 1-3pm
Dos Caminos Park, 2198 N Ponderosa Dr., Camarillo
Come and enjoy an afternoon filled with activities geared toward 2-5-year old’s. We will have arts & crafts, stories, music and much more!

July 25, Wednesday - Free Lap Swim, 5:30am-9pm
Aquatic Center, 1030 Temple Ave., Camarillo
Welcome new customers and thank you to our current customers; enjoy a free day of lap swimming! See pool schedule for available lap swim times.

July 26, Thursday - Concert in the Park, 7-9pm
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Join us for our 2018 Summer Concert Series featuring the Camarillo Community Band. You’ll be humming along as they play soundtrack music from blockbuster movies and recognizable marches with a guest conductor each week. Little ones also have the chance to conduct the band! Bring a lawn chair and/or picnic blanket to sit on. More info >

July 27, Friday - Movie in the Park, 6-10pm
Community Center Park, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo
Check out our free movies in the park available on Friday nights in July and August. Live music courtesy of Rock City Studios as well as lawn games and food trucks will be available starting at 6pm and running through 8pm. Movies start at dusk. Bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to sit on. The July 27 movie will be Beauty and the Beast (2017). For more details and a full list of our 2018 Movies in the Park lineup, visit:
http://pvrpd.org/recreation/special_events/movies.asp

July 28, Saturday - Disc Golf, 9-11am
Heritage Park, 1630 Heritage Trail, Camarillo & Pitts Ranch Park,1400 Flynn Rd, Camarillo  
No pre-registration needed. Come to Heritage Park to play holes 1 – 5 and then to Pitts Ranch for holes 6 – 9. Meet with our staff to receive your scorecard and turn in score card to staff when you have completed the 9 holes. Winner with lowest score wins a prize. 

July 28, Saturday - Beach Cleanup, 8:30-11am
Surfer’s Point, Ventura
Help the Surfrider Foundation clean up our beaches and protect coastal wildlife by picking up trash and plastic. More info >

July 29, Sunday - Augmented Reality Game, during park open hours
Camarillo Grove Park, 6968 E Camarillo Springs Rd, Camarillo
Become an agent of discovery. Download the free app then explore the park with this geo-triggered cell phone game that gets you active and engaged in the world around you. Download the "Agents of Discovery" game from Google Play or iTunes.

July 30, Monday - Nature Crafts, 9-11am
Nature Center, Camarillo Grove Park, Camarillo
Come out to our Nature Center and enjoy a morning filled with activities geared toward nature. We will have arts & crafts, taxidermy animals and learn about local flora and fauna.

July 31, Tuesday - Dog Park Day, 4-6pm
Springville Dog Park, 709 Via Zamora, Camarillo
Take your dog out to Springville Dog Park and socialize with dog owners from all over Camarillo. Food Trucks as well as dog and people friendly desserts will be available.

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