Recreational use of City parks is on a first-come, first-served basis. The City does not reserve or rent parks or barbecue facilities for parties, events or gatherings of any kind.
Permits are required for weddings and filming on City property and can be obtained from the Community Services Department at (949) 497-0779.
All City parks and beaches are open from 5:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted. Restrooms are open from dawn to dusk. Crescent Bay Point Park is open from 5:00 a.m. until 12:00 midnight. The Dog Park closes every Wednesday for maintenance.
The open space near Alta Laguna Park closes at sunset. It is part of OC Parks' Aliso and Wood Canyons park.
We're fortunate to be surrounded by so many trails and so much open space. If you're interested in hiking or mountain biking, you can click here to find more information. Most trails adjacent to the City are run by OC Parks.