Parks and Recreation







Located at: 

Duarte City Hall
1600 Huntington Drive
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 357-7931
Hours: M - Th, 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Welcome From the Director!

The City of Duarte is an active community where residents enjoy and embrace a healthy lifestyle. The Duarte Parks and Recreation Department is proud to serve Duarte’s residents with a variety of classes, parks, playgrounds, centers, events, programs and activities for all ages. Enjoy a visit to one of the City’s thirteen beautiful local parks and have a picnic or a barbecue under a canopy of shady trees. Exercise on the Duarte Bike Trail, or play sports on one of many athletic and multi-purpose fields, tennis and basketball courts and facilities. The Duarte Fitness Center presents you and your family with an opportunity to swim or workout in a full service exercise facility. The Duarte Senior Center offers a variety of enjoyable activities and sports. The Duarte Teen Center welcomes local teens to a wonderful facility that includes a computer lab, game room, boxing gym, and many other activities. There’s a lot to enjoy in Duarte, and the Parks and Recreation Department is happy to provide you with the facilities and programs that our residents deserve. The Duarte Parks and Recreation Department, in every facility, event and activity, welcomes all persons to participate in accordance with our program policies and we will strive to make your experiences memorable and enriching. Remember, in Duarte, “Parks Make Life Better!”

Cesar Monsalve
Director of Parks and Recreation

Recreation Classes and Programs

Click here to view the Duarte City News Parks & Recreation programs including youth and adult classes, youth sports, boxing program, teen and senior programs. Click below button to register for programs and classes, and to rent a picnic gazebo.

Note: The City of Duarte is absorbing all transaction fees charged by Active Net. Customer cancellations/refunds are subject to approval. Any cancellations/refunds will incur a 6% transaction fee. Activities/events cancelled by the "City" will not incur a transaction fee.

City of Duarte Mission Statement

With integrity and transparency, the City of Duarte provides exemplary public services in a caring and fiscally responsible manner with a commitment to our community’s future.

Duarte Parks and Recreation Department Mission Statement

The Parks and Recreation Department provides high quality, innovative programming that meets the needs of all segments of the community. Our services will be affordably priced, be safe and be presented in a healthy and wholesome environment.

The City of Duarte has a Community Center, Royal Oaks Park building, gazebos, field and pool rentals available. Click Here for Rentals page.