4th of July Festivities light the spark for a month exploding with summer fun! We look forward to celebrating the 4th with you!
HAPPY 4th of JULY!

Pleasant Hill Schedule of Events:

Firecracker 5K Fun Run
100-yard dash fun run about 7:50 a.m.; 5K at 8 a.m.
Downtown Pleasant Hill, CA

4th of July Parade – Rockin' In the USA!
9:30 a.m. | Downtown Pleasant Hill | See road closures here
Listen for Pleasant Hill Rec & Park District! We'll be rockin' out with a live band to get us all ready for more great music at our Blues & Brews Festival July 19 & July 20 in Pleasant Hill Park. More info at bluesandbrewsfestival.com

Family Day in the Park
10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Pleasant Hill Park, 147 Gregory Ln, Pleasant Hill
Celebrate with the community! Enjoy activities, music & more in the park.
Visit phjuly4.com for more details.

NEW! Get your special edition 4th of July "I Love Pleasant Hill" T-shirt at the Pleasant Hill Aquatic Park during pool hours (12:00-5:00 pm) while supplies last ($12/shirt). Proceeds go to PH Rec & Park Aquatic programs. Show your community spirit!

Fireworks, Food & Music
7:00 - 9:30 p.m. | College Park High School, 201 Viking Drive, Pleasant Hill

Rock on!
Blues & Brews Festival brought to you by
Pleasant Hill Rec & Park & Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce
Thank you to our main event sponsors Stay Pleasant Hill & Republic Services
Pop-Up Play Dates FREE!

July 29, 10:00-11:30 am
Pleasant Hill Park, 147 Gregory Ln, PH

August 28, 3:00-4:30 pm
Pleasant Hill Park, 147 Gregory Ln, PH

Pop in and play with us this summer!
Join Rec & Park staff for organized outdoor games and activities in the park. We provide the fun; you provide the smiles.
Keepin' It Cool at the Pool!
Summer Aquatic Programs
Choose from a variety of aquatic camps for kids, swim lesses and aquatic classes to keep cool all summer long. Make it a Summer of WOW!

  • SWIM LESSONS for the whole family!
  • Aquatics Mini Camps
  • Aqua Zumba (16 yrs & up)
  • NEW Tri-fit Aqua Circuit
  • Water Walking
  • Lap Swim & Water Aerobics ongoing
  • PUBLIC SWIM at Aquatic Park
Pull the Plug!
Teen Extreme Camp
Entering grades 6-10

Unplug your teens and get them out exploring his month. Lots of flexible schedule options. Check out these upcoming Xtreme Day Trips:

Circus School
Hike to Mt Diablo & Cull Canyon
Ice Cream Tour
Rocket Boat
Oracle Tour
Crown Beach
A's Game
Sailing on the Bay
Back To School Already?!
Teen After School Program

Yes! Back to school will be here before we know it! Don't wait to enroll your teen in our popular After School Program. Grades 6-12 Limited spaces available.

Monday-Friday | After School - 6:00 pm
Pleasant Hill Teen Center
Fee: $10.50/day or $14/day with transportation from VVMS & PHMS
Youth Drumming
& Guitar Classes

Drumming & Fun (7-12 yrs)
Beat the heat! Catch the beat with drumming, percussion instruments and rhythmic games.

Kids Play Guitar (7-12 yrs)
An intro guitar class focused on basic technique, easy folk songs & open chords.

Guitar II (9-16 yrs) NEW
For guitar students who can play E, A, D, G, & C major as well as scales to improve technique & ability.
Coming Soon!
Fall/Winter 2019 Spotlight Rec Guide

Watch for the latest issue of our Recreation Guide, The Spotlight, filled with lots of WOW!-inspiring recreational activities and events! Coming to mailboxes & online at end of July!

Fall Registration Opens August 5
Visit Nature's Wonderland! Yosemite National Park
2-Day Travel Adventure
September 16-18, 2019

Join Rec & Park Travel Services on a two-day excursion to the beautiful Yosemite National Park. Limited space available!
Call Trip Office at (925) 798-8747
PH Seniors Rock!
Senior Sounds Newsletter
Find out what's happening at the Pleasant Hill Senior Center this month.  There are many fun activities to choose from...Events, discussions, classes, clubs, day trips and adventures abroad! Learn why it's great to be a senior in Pleasant Hill!
Share The Love

Meet Nida Paclebar. For the past 17 years, Nida has made life better for seniors in our community. Find out how Nida is making a difference through Rec & Park programs & services for seniors.

Thank you for sharing the love, Nida!
Make our parks & facilities even better!
Share your comments on the recommended future upgrades to our District parks and facilities by August 1, 2019. Join the community conversation!
Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District