The City operates, maintains, and schedules various parks, athletic fields/courts, and facilities.  The City’s athletic fields/courts are through a joint use agreement with the La Canada Unified School District and one with Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints to operate their field.  Through these agreements, the City can provide field space to the various community sports groups for soccer, football, baseball, softball, etc. 

The City’s six municipal parks offer a wide variety of recreational opportunities.  All parks are on a first-come, first-serve basis.  However, Memorial Park can be reserved with a park permit at least 30 days prior for residents and 60 days prior for non-residents. 

Please remember, the following activities are prohibited at parks and athletic fields: 

  • Stacking the ground 
  • Vehicles on the park 
  • Recreational Sporting Activities (without the express written permission by the City) 
  • Smoking 
  • Hitting golf balls and baseballs 
  • Open flame grills 
  • Inflatable Jumpers except at Memorial Park 
  • Any activity which can put the public in danger 

REQUEST FOR REFUNDS

Facility rentals including park reservations may be canceled for a full refund with a written cancellation notice received 30 days prior for residents and 60 days prior for non-residents.  All other cancellations will be non-refundable.

Parks
First come, first serve basis.

Facility Regular Hours of Operations & Restriction Closure Status
Memorial Park Dawn to dusk  Open during regular hours 
Glenola Park Dawn to dusk  Open during regular hours 
Mayors’ Discovery Park Dawn to dusk  Open during regular hours 
Olberz Park (In front of City Hall) Dawn to dusk  Open during regular hours 
Winery Channel Trailhead Park Dawn to dusk  Open during regular hours 

Athletic Fields
On an annual basis, the City coordinates a master field use schedule with all of the community sports groups.  Through a process, the City allocate field permits to sports groups for their respective seasons.  The permit process ensures field use opportunity as well as prevents field use conflicts.

Facility Regular Hours of Operations & Restriction Closure Status
La Canada High School Junior Varsity Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
La Canada High School Varsity Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
La Canada High School Oak Grove Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only – 8 and under (Soccer only) Open
Cornishon Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only – 12 and under Open
FIS Upper Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
FIS Lower Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
Paradise Canyon Elementary Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
Palm Crest Elementary Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
La Canada Elementary Athletic Field  Non-School Hours Only  Open
Latter-day Saints Athletic Field Non-School Hours Only – 12 and under Open

Courts

Facility Regular Hours of Operations & Restriction Closure Status
Cornishon Tennis Courts Non-School Hours Only  Open
LCHS Tennis Courts  Non-School Hours Only – no more than 6 balls per player Open
LCHS Outdoor Basketball Courts Non-School Hours Only Open

Facilities

Facility Regular Hours of Operations & Restriction Closure Status
Skate Park Seasonal Hours.

June-End of Summer School Session (Mid August) 
M-S: 9:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sun: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

First day of School (Mid August) – September 
M-F: 3:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sun: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

November – March 
M-F: 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sun: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

April – End of School Year (June) 
M-F: 3:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sun: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Minors require release forms signed by parents/guardian. Driver’s License identification required.

Open
Lanterman Auditorium By reservation only. Visit Lanterman Auditorium page for facility details. Reservation Request Schedule:

January-August Requests are accepted no earlier than May of the previous year

September December Requests are accepted no earlier than the second week in February of that year.

Check Availability then

Submit your Inquire Form

Lanterman House Tours are provided Tuesday, Thursday, and the first and third Sundays of the month from 1:00 p.m – 4:00 p.m. The museum is closed on all major holidays.

Admission:
Adults $5.00. Seniors and Students (12 – 18 years old) $3.00. Children under 12 are free with adult admission (children must be accompanied by an adult at all times – no strollers are permitted in the house).

Group Tour Schedule:
Groups of ten or more, Tuesday and Thursday mornings (and one Wednesday morning each month) by appointment.

Dave A Spence Community Room By reservation only. Contact us for reservations (818) 790-8880

Throughout the year, for maintenance purposes, the City may close any and all athletic fields/recreational facilities for a duration of time.  During these closures any use of the fields without the express written permission by the City is prohibited.