Quality of Life

The Recreation and Community Services Department is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in the community by providing positive recreation and leisure opportunities for people of all ages. This goal will be achieved by encouraging citizen involvement and developing cultural harmony and it will be supported by an unqualified commitment to building and maintaining community partnerships and by responding to community needs.

Summer Concerts and Movies

Stating July 7, 2016 will be the kick off of the Concerts in the park(Thursday Nights) and the Movies in the Park (Friday Nights).  Both events are fun for the whole family.  Summer Concerts and Movie Line Up.

New Online Registration System:

The Recreation and Community Services Department is pleased to announce beginning Monday, November 30, 2015, recreation participants will now be able to view, register and pay for City offered activities and programs through the City of Arcadia’s new website. Once you have created an account online you will be able to search for and enroll in any activity listed on the Department website.  (You will no longer need to use your former login ID and Pin Number.)  For more information please call (626) 574-5113. 

Baking Kids
SR Zumba

Activities and Services

The City of Arcadia Recreation and Community Services Department provides a broad spectrum of recreational activities, programs and direct services.  The Senior Citizen Services Division offers many programs and activities for those 50 years of age and above, including a monthly newsletter that details current activities.  A brochure about the activities available for youth and adults is mailed to all households at regular intervals and is also posted on this website.



Summer Day Camp registration is now available!!

Registration began online for residents on May 9 and May 16 for everyone else in all other ways; online, walk in, and mail in. 
June 20 - August 12
$112 per week per camper

For more information please see our Camp page in the Youth Program section!