Give The Gift Of Zumba!

Give The Gift Of Zumba!

Give the gift of Zumba this holiday season! Purchase a 4-class punch-card at 20% off! That's only $20! This holiday promotion ends on December 18th, 2014...

Gene Hoularis and Waldo Rodriguez 20th Anniversary

Gene Hoularis and Waldo Rodriguez 20th Anniversary

The Gene Hoularis and Waldo Rodriguez celebrated its 20th Anniversary on November 13. More...

Holiday Home Decorating Competition

Holiday Home Decorating Competition

With the holiday season just around the corner, it is time to announce the annual City of Watsonville Holiday Home Decorating Competition. More...

Holiday Tree Lighting – December 7th

Holiday Tree Lighting - December 7th

Mark your calendars - The lighting of the tree in the City Plaza will be held on December 7th at 5:00 p.m.

Zumba Last Chance!

Zumba Last Chance!

This is the last chance to attend Zumba classes...

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City Closed Thanksgiving Week: Nov. 24-Nov. 28

City Closed Thanksgiving Week: Nov. 24-Nov. 28

Watsonville facilities will be closed during Thanksgiving Week. Read more to find out the entire details of the closures.

Spirit of Watsonville July 4th Parade.

Special Events

Celebration rental at the Veterans Memorial Building.

Facility Rentals

Our Vision

The Parks and Community Services Department is the key provider of high quality recreation and community programs, special events, and facilities that make Watsonville an ideal place to live, work and play.


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“We make Watsonville an ideal place to live, work and play”

City of Watsonville Parks and Community Services Department
231 Union St. Watsonville, CA 95076
831-768-3240
Customer Service Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.