Upcoming Family Fun & Special Events

The Parks and Recreation Department is proud to offer a variety of special events geared towards the entire family. These events help to meet the Department’s Vision Plan by enhancing the leisure time quality of life expectations for all who live and visit Yorba Linda. Please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 714-961-7160 for more information.

Santa express letters

We are working with the elves this year to help you get your Christmas list to Santa! Just visit one of our Santa Express Mailbox locations at the Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House, Travis Ranch Activity Center, Community Center, City Hall or Library between November 4th and December 13th. Use the paper provided and return your letter to the mailbox with a self-addressed stamped envelope to ensure you get a response from Santa! 

kids night out

Parents, if you need a chance to get your holiday shopping done or just want a night out without the kids, this is your chance! Leave the kids with us and we will keep them busy with crafts, games, dinner and a movie. Ages 6-12 years old.

Date: Friday, December 6

Time: 6:00 - 9:30 p.m.

Location: Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House

Price: $15 per child

breakfast with santa

Add extra cheer to your holiday this year with a special breakfast with Santa! This annual event includes breakfast, entertainment, crafts and one-on-one time with Santa. Parent participation is required and all family members in attendance must be registered.

Date: Saturday, December 14

Time: 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Yorba Linda Community Center

Price: $20 per person


One of the fastest growing sports is available throughout the year at Brush Canyon Park on the basketball courts.  This is a drop-in, first come, first served activity.  Portable pickleball nets are available to be moved and placed on the basketball court that is lined for pickleball. Bring your own paddles and balls and have fun.