Parks and Community Services


There's always something going on in Moreno Valley. The City offers residents and visitors many recreational and leisure activities, from swimming to golfing to just playing in the park, Moreno Valley has it all.

Click on the following link to see the draft plan.

Parks and Community Services Commission/Board Vacancies

See if there are openings for the Moreno Valley Arts Commission, July 4th Advisory Board and the Parks and Recreation Commission.


The City of Moreno Valley provides a variety of exciting events to keep residents entertained throughout the year.
Click on an event tab below to find out more information about what the City has to offer:

 Special Events and Programs

Valley Kids Day Camp

Spend your Spring break with us! Youth ages 5-12 will enjoy a variety of crafts, indoor and outdoor games, and so much more in a supervised, fun-filled environment. Participants must provide a sack lunch and 2 snacks per day. Register today, space is limited.

Date: March 23 - April 3 (Monday - Friday)
Time: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Location: March Field Park Community Center, 15325 6th Street

Hikes to the Top – San Timoteo Canyon Trail (Moderate)

Date: March 28
Time: 7:30 a.m.
Location: Meet in the parking area next to the mobile office along Redlands Boulevard, Moreno Valley Equestrian Center, 11150 Redlands Boulevard, Moreno Valley.

Find out more...

Spring Events

Easter Egg Hunt

Bring your favorite basket to collect all of your eggs. This free event is for ages 2-12. Children will be separated into fun groups by age and special needs.

Date: March 28, 2015 (Rain date: April 4)
Time: 9:00 a.m. sharp
Location:Sunnymead Park, 12655 Perris Blvd.

Holiday Bundle

Sign up for our Holiday Bundle and Save Enroll in all 3 events below (Bunny Brunch, Hop Down the Bunny Trail and Chef’s Workshop) for one price. Only $22 for all three events!

Bunny Brunch (Ages 2 to 12)

Sign-up your kids for a morning of games, crafts, a brunch and fun-filled surprises with our special guest — the Easter Bunny!

Date: March 28
Time: 10 a.m.-12 noon
Location: Senior Community Center 25075 Fir Ave.
Cost: Resident $8, Non-resident: $10

Chef’s Workshop

Come to the Chef’s Workshop and learn how to make fantastic holiday treats.

Date: Tuesday, March 31
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.
Location: TownGate Community Center, 13100 Arbor Park Lane
Cost: Resident $8, Non-resident: $10

Hop Down the Bunny Trail (for ages 4-12)

Come and enjoy learning a new and exciting Spring themed craft.

Date: Thursday, April 2
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: TownGate Community Center, 13100 Arbor Park Lane
Cost: Resident $8, Non-resident: $10

Summer Events

MoVal Rocks!

Join us again for this free series of concerts. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy a variety of local food vendors on the grass behind the Conference & Recreation Center, 14075 Frederick St.

Time: 6:45 - 8:30 p.m.

June 19:
June 26:
July 10:
July 17:
July 24:
July 31:

Stone Soul (Motown)
Totally Go-Go’s (Go-Go’s Tribute)
The Band Fresh (Latin & Top 40)
Kellye Huff & the Buckaroo Strangers (Country)
Neon Nation (80’s Rock)
Battle of the Bands

MoVal MoVies

After the concerts, enjoy a series of free outdoor family movies. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy a variety of local food vendors on the grass behind the Conference & Recreation Center, 14075 Frederick St.

Time: 8:30 p.m.

June 19:
June 26:
July 10:
July 17:
July 24:
July 31:

Annie (2014)
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
Big Hero 6
Planes: Fire & Rescue

 Sports Events

Mayor's Soccer Cup Challenge

The City of Moreno Valley is looking for residents to represent our city in the Mayor's Soccer Cup Challenge. The challenge has been extended to cities in San Bernardino and Riverside counties to participate in the soccer tournament. Each team will be co-ed and must have four female players on the field at all times. The team roster will consist of 21 players in total. Below are additional guidelines for the tournament:

  • Resident of Moreno Valley or a Moreno Valley City Employee
  • At least 18 years of age
  • No active college or professional players (former college or professional players may participate)
  • Double Elimination, 11 vs. 11 format
  • Coaches' applications are due by March 1. Player applications are due by March 12.
  • Rules governed by FIFA (Federal International Football Association)

There is no cost to residents to participate, and the City will provide selected team players with a uniform to represent the city proudly.

Date: Saturday, May 2 - Sunday, May 3
Location: Ramona High School, Riverside

Sports for Kids

Pee Wee & Junior Flag Football- Registration deadline: March 20, 2015

Pee Wee & Junior Flag Football is an instructional program that teaches the basic skills involved with Flag Football in a fun setting. Emphasis is on skill development rather than competition. Participants will practice for three weeks, followed by three weeks of scrimmage games. Parent participation is highly encouraged.

Tuesdays/Thursdays, March 31 - May 7, 2015
- Pee Wee (3-4 year olds): 5-6 pm
- Juniors (5-7 years old) 6-7 pm
Lasselle Sports Park
17155 Lasselle St.

Youth & Teen Flag Football League

Divisions are grouped according to age - for ages 8 - 13.
Registration fee includes T-shirt and awards. See flyer for details.

Skills Day:
March 7 at the Conference & Recreation Center
Game Dates:
Saturdays/Wednesdays, April 8 - May 16, 2015
Lasselle Sports Park
17155 Lasselle St.

Boys and Girls Basketball Clinic

For ages 8-13. Register now; spacie is limited.

Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays, beginning 4 May
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Moreno Valley Conference & Recreation Center, 14075 Frederick Street

Summer Youth & Teen Basketball League

For boys and girls aged 8-17.

Skills day
Date: Saturday, 30 May
Location: Moreno Valley Conference & Recreation Center, 14075 Frederick Street

Sports for Adults


Women's and Men's and Co-ed Arena Soccer Leagues
Are you 18 or older? Like to play soccer? Then join one of the local Arena soccer teams! See flyer for details.

Leagues/Start Dates:
- Monday Night: Women’s League / February 23
- Wednesday Night: Men’s League / February 25
- Friday Night: Coed League / February 27

Mandatory Managers’ Meeting:
Thursday, February 19 at 6 pm
at the Conference & Recreation Center

March Field Park (New artificial turf!)
15325 5th Street


Competetive and Non-competetive Softball
Are you 18 or older? Like to play softball? Then join one of the local softball teams! See flyer for details.

Leagues/Start Dates:
- Sunday Nights: Comp. & Non-Comp. / February 8
- Monday Nights: Church League / February 9
- Thursday Nights: Men’s C & D Division / February 12

Mandatory Managers’ Meeting:
Thursday, February 5
Moreno Valley Conference & Recreation Center


SoaringSoaring Summer 2015

If you didn't receive a copy of our award-winning recreation guide ...or if someone else got a hold of it first, you can download your own copy of our online edition right here.


If you don't have the Acrobat Reader already installed on your system please do so first. (Do not try to download both the reader and Soaring at the same time.)

You won't see Soaring in the reader until the entire file has been downloaded. Be patient, it could take a few minutes...but it is well worth it.

Saving Soaring for Off-line Viewing

To save soaring to your computer, either right click on the link and select the "save target as..." option, or click on the save button in the Acrobat Reader.

Online Class & Activity Registration

See what you would like to do? Find a facility for your party? Register online now:
Online registration link

Parks & Community Services Participation Evaluation Survey

City Parks and Facilities

Moreno Valley has two golf courses including the 27-hole Moreno Valley Ranch Golf Club, ranked among the top 75 public courses in the U.S.

Moreno Valley is also home to the 8,000-acre Lake Perris State Park. This state park has boating, fishing and camping facilities. Box Springs Mountain Park provides trails for hiking and horseback riding. Riverside County’s Box Springs Mountain Park, located off Pigeon Pass Road, encompasses 1,155 acres and provides trails for hiking and horseback riding.

Moreno Valley's city park system has 32 parks and/or joint-use facilities (531.66 maintained acres) and includes a 9-hole executive golf course, 24 multi-use sports fields, 11 tennis courts, nine basketball courts, 28 play apparatus, and three recreation centers.


Adopt-a-Park Program

The Adopt-a-Park Program was designed to preserve, improve and enhance Moreno Valley parks through community involvement and citizen partnerships. You can play an important role in our success by becoming a volunteer in the Adopt-A-Park program!

Cottonwood Golf Center

The Cottonwood Golf Center is open seven days a week from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and closed on major holidays.

13671 Frederick St
Moreno Valley, CA 92553

Hound Town Dog Park

Sign at Houndtown Dog ParkOn April 16, 2008, the City opened its first dog park called Hound Town. The park is located at the Moreno Valley Equestrian Center, 11150 Redlands Boulevard, at the southeast level of the Center. The park is a collaborative effort between Canine Friends of Moreno Valley (who solicited donations of materials and labor from businesses), and local Boy Scout groups and the City’s Park Maintenance staff.

The one-acre park is divided into two sections; one for large dogs and the other for smaller breeds. Additional features include: a three-in-one drinking fountain for dogs and their owners, two waste stations, a shelter with park benches for sitting, and planters with trees. There is a handicap accessible restroom and parking available on site. This site was recently upgraded with canine training equipment, benches, turf and sprinklers.

The park is open from 7:00 a.m. to dusk, seven days a week. So, pack up your canine companions and give them a chance to enjoy the new equipment.

Lasselle Sports Park

Lasselle Sports Park is a developer-constructed (no cost to the City) project of 12.8 acres.  Amenities include: restroom and concession, three turf football/soccer fields with natural turf, exercise track, security lighting, picnic facilities, play apparatus for ages 2-5 and 5-12, and parking for approximately 200 vehicles. 

Also of Interest...

Volunteer to be on the Park Patrol

As a Park Patrol Volunteer, the goal is to enforce park rules, enhance visitor safety, and promote park programs and visitor services offered by the Parks and Community Services Department.

Special Events

Special Events include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Parades, runs, walks, running/walking/bicycle races, Christmas decoration displays, and all other events that encroach on city streets or public rights-of-way;
  • Community fireworks displays (privately sponsored);
  • Events in City parks or facilities with greater than fifty participants;
  • Helicopter/airplane landings; or
  • Any organized activity or set of activities which involves the possible or necessary provision of additional City services.
  • Get the Special Event Application

After School Programs

A Child’s Place Licensed After School Program

A Child’s Place Licensed After School Program provides daily homework assistance, arts and crafts, nutritious snacks, and recreation activities for children after school and during school breaks.

Day:  Monday – Friday
Time:  End of school until 6:00 p.m. and 7 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. during school breaks
Age:  Kindergarten thru 12 years
Cost:  Fees based on income
Location:  Armada (334809653), Creekside (334816836),  Rainbow Ridge (334803516), Red Maple (334815843), and Sunnymead Elementary (334818292).
Information:  Georgina Lundberg at 951.413.3286

After School Education and Safety Program (ASES)

An educational and literacy element designed to provide tutoring and/or homework assistance in one or more of the following subject areas: language arts, mathematics, history and social science, science, and computer training.

An educational enrichment element that may include, but is not limited to, fine arts, career technical education, recreation, physical fitness, and prevention activities. Such activities might involve STEM, the arts, music, physical activity, health promotion, general recreation, technology, career awareness, and activities to support positive youth development.

A nutritious snack is served daily.

Services Provided by:  THINK Together
Day:  Monday – Friday (when school is in session)
Time:  End of school until at least 6:00 p.m.
Age:  Kindergarten thru 9th grade
Cost:  Free
Location:  Most Moreno Valley and Val Verde School Districts’ elementary and middle schools
Information:  THINK Together at 951.571.9944 (Program evaluation results available upon request.)

Moreno Valley Logo



Moreno Valley City Hall
14177 Frederick Street
PO Box 88005
Moreno Valley, CA 92552
Phone: 951.413.3000
Hours: Monday - Thursday; 7:30am - 5:30pm
Fridays: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Get in touch: Contact us
Copyright City of Moreno Valley, All Rights Reserved.
Important Information About This Site