Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July Parade

Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July Parade

Join the community and celebrate the 4th of July at the Spirit of Watsonville Parade. The deadline for entering the parade has passed. No entries will be accepted the parade...

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Strawberry Festival

Strawberry Festival

The 2015 Watsonville Strawberry Festival poster is completed! More...

Summer Activities from the Parks and Community Services Department

Summer Activities from the Parks and Community Services Department

Register for summer activities offered by the Parks and Community Services Department today! More...

Summer Aquatics Program

Summer Aquatics Program

The Parks and Community Services Department is taking registrations for the Summer Aquatics Program. More...

CAMP W.O.W. SUMMER DAY CAMP 2015

CAMP W.O.W. SUMMER DAY CAMP 2015

Register your kids for a summer full of fun and adventures! Click for more info...

Introducing the Friends of Watsonville Parks and Community Services, Inc.

Introducing the Friends of Watsonville Parks and Community Services, Inc.

The Friends of Watsonville Parks and Community Services, Inc. supports the work of the Parks and Community Services Department. More...

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.


Check out our monthly episode of Recreation Station to learn about upcoming activities offered by the Parks & Community Services Department.

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Be sure to visit the Public Works Department’s Environmental Science Workshop and the Nature Center.

“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.