Special Community Events

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Family Camp Out Is Back!
Let's Go Camping!
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June 19 & 20, 2021
Saturday check-in at 4:00 pm
Sunday check-out at 9:00 am
Pleasant Hill Park, 147 Gregory Ln

We are thrilled to bring back this community family-favorite event over Father's Day weekend! Join us as Pleasant Hill Park becomes Camp Pleasant Hill! Celebrate Father’s Day weekend with quality family time in the great outdoors!  A perfect way to introduce your kids to camping and kick off the summer! Enjoy an outdoor movie. Dine al fresco with family and friends. Bring your own food or add on an optional Family Dinner Box from Jack’s Restaurant (see details below). Family swim add-on option also available! What to bring: tent, sleeping bags, chairs, flashlights, snacks, change of clothes, and personal items. Please NO pets. Park restrooms will be available. 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Fee: $15/person (Children under 2 years old are free)

Optional Swim Add-On: $5/person
Swim Add-on includes admission to the swim at PH Aquatic Park, Saturday, 6/19, 5:00-6:30 pm (no fee for children under 2 years old). Please note, children 8 years and under, and anyone wearing a Coast Guard approved flotation device, must be accompanied in the water by an adult (18 years and older), within arms reach at all times.  All Public swim rules are enforced during pool events.

Optional Family Dinner Box from Jack’s: $33/box
Dinner boxes will be delivered to Camp Pleasant Hill at 6:00 pm. Family Dinner Box consists of 2 Cheese Burgers (regular sized), 2 Hot Dogs, 4 Chicken strips & french fries

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Registration Closes 6/18/21 at noon.

Thank you to our event sponsors, Republic Services and Laura Wucher Real Estate!

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Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District 70th Year Anniversary Celebration
Celebrating 70 Years of Play!

GET READY TO CELEBRATE!

On January 19th, the Rec & Park District turns 70 years old and we have lots of plans in the works to celebrate this exciting anniversary milestone! Watch for fun virtual and in-person (when allowed) commemorative activities all year long, kicking off with a virtual Anniversary Cake Bake-Off and The Big Day! Birthday celebration in January.

Click here to visit our dedicated 70th Anniversary page

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PHREC GIGS & GRUB 2020 LIVE FACEBOOK WATCH PARTY SERIES

Friends, family, neighbors, and fellow music lovers connected online at Rec & Park’s Gigs & Grub music & food pairing watch party series, every Thursday at 6:00 pm on our Facebook page at @pleasanthillrec. The Gigs & Grub series ran from April 16 to June 28, 2020

Viewers enjoyed an upbeat LIVE solo gig featuring a talented local musician each week while dining on delicious take out grub from the musician’s favorite local Pleasant Hill restaurant (or your own favorite grub hub).

ENCORE! 
CLICK HERE TO VIEW RECORDED LIVE PERFORMANCES

PHREC GIGS & GRUB 2020 LIVE FACEBOOK WATCH PARTY SERIES

Friends, family, neighbors, and fellow music lovers connected online at Rec & Park’s Gigs & Grub music & food pairing watch party series, every Thursday at 6:00 pm on our Facebook page at @pleasanthillrec. The Gigs & Grub series ran from April 16 to June 28, 2020

Viewers enjoyed an upbeat LIVE solo gig featuring a talented local musician each week while dining on delicious take out grub from the musician’s favorite local Pleasant Hill restaurant (or your own favorite grub hub).

ENCORE! 
CLICK HERE TO VIEW RECORDED LIVE PERFORMANCES

COVID--19 IMPACT

Due to Contra Costa Health Services public health mandates related to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of our in-person events have been impacted. Click here to view event status. As the novel coronavirus situation evolves, please check back for more information. If you registered for any of the cancelled events, your registration fees will automatically be refunded in full and you will be notified by staff members. Need assistance? Email us here.

In the interim, we hope you will join us online! Follow us on one of our social media channels @pleasanthillrec for our LIVE VIRTUAL EVENTS to keep you connected and have fun with our amazing Pleasant Hill community.
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