The City of Ojai Recreation Department
We Create Community Through People, Parks & Programs
In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, we will be following the local government and CDC guidelines.
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This online copy of the Activity Guide contains links to our online registration site. Simply click on the highlighted yellow link at the bottom of the activity pages to make registering even easier!
Registration for our recreational programs can be completed through our online registration site.
Those may who wish to register in person may do so by visiting the Recreation Department office at Sarzotti Park, 510 Park Rd, Monday through Friday 8:00 am -5:30 p.m.
For additional information please call our office at
(805) 646-5581 ext. 390
Coaches Needed for Youth Basketball
We are excited to start recruiting basketball coaches in anticipation of starting our Youth Basketball League in January 2023! If you would like to be a coach for the upcoming season, please fill out an interest form at https://www.cognitoforms.com/CityOfOjai2/BasketballCoachInterestForm or by scanning the QR Code. For more information please call the Recreation Department office at (805) 646-5581 ext.390.
The playground at Sarzotti Park is getting renovated!
Help the City of Ojai Recreation Department envision a new child-friendly space. Share your opinions on current and possible options at the existing playgrounds. To participate in the survey, please scan the QR code or visit https://www.cognitoforms.com/CityOfOjai2/CityOfOjaiRecreationDepartment.
Together we can build a better tomorrow!
We are excited to share information about Chess in the Park! This is a free program available for all ages and skill levels. Chess in the Park occurs every third Saturday of the month at 10:00am around the fountain area at Libbey Park. We hope to see you there!
Adult Drop-In Activities
Join us at the Ojai Recreation Department game room for a game of Pool, Air Hockey, Foosball, or Ping Pong. We have a huge supply of board games and activities. Best of all, the game room is open to the public and free of charge!
Also, for Pool enthusiasts, we have a vintage 1960’s Brunswick Gold Crown I pool table in excellent condition. It is one of the most sought after pool table models and is leveled for play.
The game room is open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Picnic Area Rentals
Hold your next special occasion at our place! At Sarzotti Park we have three covered Picnic Areas to choose from. Picnic Areas 1 and 3 accommodate up to 50 guests each and Picnic Area 2 can accommodate up to 100 guests. Each area comes with a full size barbeque and electricity/ lights, for an additional cost. All Picnic Areas are located right near our playground and surrounded by grass and shade. Rentals are booked on a first come, first served basis.
Please visit our Recreation Department Office at Sarzotti Park for an application, or call (805) 646-5581 ext. 390.
Applications are also available on our Recreational Facilities page.