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Full Listing of Parks, Facilities & Historic Sites


 Adam's Square Mini-Park

 Address:

1020 E. Palmer Avenue Glendale 91204 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation: 
7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:
Adams Street
 Approximate Acreage: .29 acres (12,500 sq. ft)
 Amenities:
Children’s Play Area (2-5 yr. play structure), Picnic table & benches, open lawn, & drinking fountain. 
 
 Adult Recreation Center & Central Park -  Web Page
 Address:

201 East Colorado Glendale, CA 91205 MAP | Aerial View

 Adult Recreation Center

 Hours  of Operation

Monday through Thursday - 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday and Saturday - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sundays - Open for Senior Meals Only

 Central Park

 Hours of Operation

7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:
Louise Street
 Approximate Acreage: 3.16 (137,650 sq. ft)
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 Babe Herman Little League Field
 Address:

 1726 Canada Blvd. Glendale, CA 91208 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:  7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:
 Verdugo
 Approximate Acreage:  1.8 (78,408 sq. ft)
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 Brand Park
 Address:

 1601 West Mountain Street, Glendale, CA 91201 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:  6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:  Grandview Avenue
 Approximate Acreage:  30.40 (1,324,224 sq. ft)
 Amenities:  Hiking and biking trails, basketball court, softball field, picnic areas,  children's  playground, and seasonal children's wading pool.
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 Carr Park
 Address:

 1615 E. Colorado, Glendale 91205 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:  7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:  Verdugo
 Approximate Acreage:  3.15 (137,214 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:  Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, and Picnic Areas
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 Casa Adobe de San Rafael
 Address:    

 1330 Dorothy Drive, Glendale, CA 91202 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 1 hours after sunset.
 Nearest Cross Street:       Spencer Street
 Approximate Acreage:
     1.60 (69,696 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:      A picnic pavilion available for small company or family picnics or gatherings,  a turf area available for larger festival-type events, gas grill, sink, electrical  outlets and public restroom facilities.
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 Catalina Verdugo Adobe
 Address:    

 2211 Bonita Drive, Glendale, CA 91208 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 1 hours after sunset.
 Nearest Cross Street:       Opechee Way
 Approximate Acreage:      1.30 (56,628 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:      Picnic areas, Special Facilities
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 Central Park Paseo
 Address:    

 218 S. Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91202 MAP

 Hour of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:       Colorado Street
 Approximate Acreage:      .14 Acres (6098 sq. ft.)
       
 Cerritos Park
 Address:
   

 3690 San Fernando Road, Glendale 91204 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 1 hours after sunset.
 Nearest Cross Street:      Brand Boulevard
 Approximate Acreage:      1.36 (59,242 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:      Children’s Play Area (2-5 yr. and 5-12 yr. play structure), water play features, 6  Picnic tables under shade structure, benches, 17,100 sq. ft. of open lawn,  drinking fountain, parking lot, & restroom facility.
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 Chess Park
 Address:    

 227 North Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:

     7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:      West Wilson Avenue

 Approximate Acreage:

     .08 (3,485 sq. ft.)
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 Civic Auditorium - Web Page
 Address:    

 1401 N. Verdugo Road, Glendale, CA 91208 MAP | Aerial view

 Hours of Operation:      Monday through Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
 Nearest Cross Street:      East Mountain Street
 Approximate Acreage:      4.80 (209,088 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:    
  • Built in 1938, the Civic Auditorium stands as a lasting symbol of the quality and beauty of the old and the new. This Spanish Revival/ Art Deco classic building plays host to professionals and consumers alike.
  • The auditorium is a 25,000 square foot multi-level meeting and exhibition facility with five distinct rooms, lobby foyer and historic features. We offer an excellent location, convenience, ADA accessibility and attentive staff to maximize the success your event.
  • The Upper Auditorium has 11,000 square feet of hardwood floor conducive to banquets, retail exhibitions, seminars, stage shows and formal dances. The room includes a full stage with excellent sound and lighting for a variety of events. The capacity is 750 banquet style and 1,100 theater style.
  • The Lower Auditorium has 14,000 square feet and is ideal for dinner dances, retail exhibitions and receptions for up to 600 people. There is a large sunken dance floor, kitchen, counter/bar area, and attached conference room.
  • Two newly renovated, full commercial kitchen facilities are on-site to provide the freshest meals to complement every event.
  • Parking areas accommodate up to 570 vehicles.
 Click here to see historical photos.
 Click here to see photos from past events.
 Click here to see current photos and floor plan.
       
 Deukmejian Wilderness Park / Le Mesnager Barn

 Address:

   

 3429 Markridge Road, La Crescenta, CA 91214  MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:      6:00 a.m. to 1 hour after sunset
 Nearest Cross Street:      Markridge Road
 Approximate Acreage:      12 (522,720 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:      Picnic areas, Special Facilities
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 Doran Gardens Mini-Park
 Address:    

 327 W. Doran Street, Glendale, CA 91203  MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:      Central Avenue
 Approximate Acreage:      .38 (16,386 sq ft.)
 Amenities:      Two Children’s Play Areas, Shaded Seating Area
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 Dunsmore Park
 Address:    

4700 Dunsmore Avenue, La Crescenta, CA 91214 MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:      Foothill Avenue
 Approximate Acreage:      9.63 (419,483 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:       Ballfield, Children’s Play Area, Community Building, Picnic Area, Tennis Courts,  and Wading Pool.
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 Elk Mini-Park
 Address:    

 800 E. Elk Avenue, Glendale, CA 91205  MAP | Aerial View

 Hours of Operation:
     7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:
     Everett Street
 Approximate Acreage:      0.31 acres (13,504 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:       Children’s Play Area, Picnic and seating areas.
       
 Emerald Isle Park
       2130 Lenore Dr. Glendale, CA 91206 MAP | Aerial View
 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:      Emerald Isle
 Approximate Acreage:      6.37 (277,477 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:       Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, 2 Tennis Courts, and Picnic Area.
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 Fremont Park
 Address:      600 Hahn Avenue, Glendale, CA 91203 MAP | Aerial View
 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:      North Kenilworth Avenue
 Tennis Courts Phone Number:      (818) 241-6022 (Tennis Only)
 Approximate Acreage:      7.9 (344,124 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:       Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, 4 Horseshoe Courts, Picnic Areas, 8  Tennis Courts, Volleyball, and Wading Pool.
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 Glendale Heritage Garden
 Address:      141 South Cedar Street, Glendale, CA 91205 MAP | Aerial View
 Hours of Operation:      7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
 Nearest Cross Street:      East Harvard Street
 Approximate Acreage:      .54 (23,522 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:       Children's playground, 1 non-reservable picnic table, and Wi-Fi
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 Glendale Narrows Riverwalk
 West Entry Address:      300 Paula Avenue, Glendale, CA 91201 - MAP | Aerial View
 West Entry Nearest Cross Street:      Sonora Street
 East Entry Address:      900 Flower Street, Glendale, CA 91201 - MAP
 East Entry Nearest Cross Street:      Grandview Avenue
 Hours of Operation:    

 7:00 a.m. to one hour after sunset - Park and Trails will be closed based on the river's current velocity

 Approximate Acreage:      4.0 (174,240 sq. ft.)
 Amenities:      Two small parks, equestrian facility, interpretive displays, two picnic tables, public  art project, half-mile recreational trail for bicyclists and pedestrians.
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Glendale Sports Complex

2200 Fern Lane, Glendale, CA 91208 MAP
Nearest Cross Street: Verdugo Road
Approx. Acreage = 25.6 (1,115,136 sq. ft.)
Web page

Aerial View

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Glenoaks Park

2531 East Glenoaks Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91206 MAP
Nearest Cross Street: Arcade Place
Region: East Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 2.2 (95,832 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, Community Building, Picnic Areas, Tennis Courts, Volleyball, and Wading Pool.

Aerial View

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Glorietta Park

2801 North Verdugo Road, Glendale, CA 91208 MAP
Nearest Cross Street: Glorietta
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 8 (348,480 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Ballfields, Children’s Play Area, Picnic Areas, and 4 Tennis Courts.

Aerial View

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Griffith Manor Park

1551 Flower Street, Glendale, CA 91201 MAP
Nearest Cross Street: Sonora Avenue
Region: West Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 2.85 (124,146 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children’s Play Area, Community Building, 2 Horseshoe Courts, Picnic Areas, and Special Facilities

Aerial View

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Harvard Mini-Park

425 West Harvard, Glendale, CA 91204 MAP
Nearest Cross Street: South Columbus Avenue
Region: West Glendale
Approx .29 acres (12,632 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Fire Department themed play area, seating area with a shade canopy, and open lawn area.

Aerial View

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Lower Scholl Canyon Park

2849 East Glenoaks Avenue, Glendale, CA 91206 MAP
Region: East Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 6.2 (270,072 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children’s Play Area, Picnic Areas, and Special Facilities

Aerial View

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Maple Park and Community Center

MAP
820 East Maple Avenue, Glendale, CA 91205
Nearest Cross Street: Glendale Avenue
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 3.8 (165,528 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children’s Play Area, Community Building, Gymnasium, Picnic Areas, Special Facilities, and Tennis Court.
Web page

Aerial View

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Mayor's Bicentennial Park

MAP
1987 Loma Vista Drive, Glendale, CA 91206
Nearest Cross Street: Sherer Lane
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 3.2 (139,392 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children’s Play Area, Picnic Areas, and Special Facilities

Aerial View

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Milford Mini-Park

MAP
601 W. Milford, Glendale 91203
Nearest Cross Street: North Kenilworth Avenue
Region: West Glendale
Approx. Acreage = .28 (12,197 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children’s Play Area and Picnic Areas

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Montrose Community Park

MAP
3529 Clift.on Place, Glendale, CA 91208
Nearest Cross Street: BroadView
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 14.5 (631,620 sq. ft.)
Amenities: 2 Ballfields, Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, Picnic Areas, and 2 Tennis Courts.

Aerial View

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New York Park

MAP
4525 New York Avenue, La Crescenta, CA 91214
Nearest Cross Street: Foothill
Region: Foothills
Approx. Acreage = 1.85 (80,586 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, and Picnic Areas.

Aerial View

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Nibley Park

MAP
1103 East Mountain Street, Glendale, CA 91207
Nearest Cross Street: Don Jose
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 2.34 (101,930 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, Picnic Areas, and 2 Tennis Courts.

Aerial View

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Oakmont View Park

MAP
2940 Oakmont View Drive, Glendale, CA 91208
Location: End of Road
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = .5 (21,780 sq. ft.)
Amenities: 2 Tennis Courts

Aerial View

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Pacific Community Center & Park

MAP
501 South Pacific Avenue, Glendale, CA 91204
Nearest Cross Street: Riverdale Avenue
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 5.3 (230,868 sq. ft.)
Web page

Aerial View

Web Page

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Pacific Park Pool

MAP
509 South Pacific Avenue, Glendale, CA 91204
Nearest Cross Street: Riverdale Avenue
Approx. Acreage = .46 (20,038 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Pool, Pool deck, Grand Stands, Restrooms, Showers, Lockers

Palmer Park

MAP
610 East Palmer Avenue, Glendale, CA 91205
Nearest Cross Street: Boynton Street
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 2.8 (121,968 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, Picnic Areas, Special Facilities, and Wading Pool.

Aerial View

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Pelanconi Park

MAP
1000 GrandView Avenue, Glendale, CA 91201
Nearest Cross Street: Glenoaks
Region: West Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 3.09 (134,600 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Ballfield, Basketball Court, Children’s Play area, Picnic Areas, and Special Facilities.

Aerial View

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Piedmont Park

MAP
1145 East Lexington Drive, Glendale, CA 91206
Nearest Cross Street: Piedmont
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = .53 (23,087 sq. ft.)
Amenities: None

Aerial View

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Rockhaven Sanitarium

MAP
2713 Honolulu Avenue, Glendale, CA 91020
Nearest Cross Street: La Crescenta Avenue
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 3.4 (148,104 sq. ft.)
Web page

Aerial View

Scholl Canyon Athletic Fields

MAP
3200 East Glenoaks Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91206
Approx. Acreage = 9 (392,040 sq. ft.)
Web page

Scholl Canyon Golf Course

MAP
3800 East Glenoaks Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91206
Approx. Acreage = 57 (2,482,920 sq. ft.)
Web page

Aerial View

Sparr Heights Community Center

MAP
1613 Glencoe Way, Glendale, CA 91208
Nearest Cross Street: North Verdugo Road
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = .52 (22,651 sq. ft.)
Web page

Aerial View

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Stengel Field

MAP
1601 Canada Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91208
Nearest Cross Street: Verdugo Road
Approx. Acreage = 3.5 (152,460 sq. ft.)
Web page

Aerial View

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Verdugo Park

MAP
1621 Cañada Blvd., Glendale, CA 91208
Nearest Cross Street: Verdugo Road
Region: North Glendale
Approx. Acreage = 38.18 (1,663,121 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Ballfield, Basketball Court, Children’s Play Area, Horseshoe Court, Picnic Areas, Skate Park and Special Facilities.

Aerial View

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Verdugo Skate Park

MAP
1621 Canada Boulevard, Glendale, CA 91208
Nearest Cross Street: Verdugo Road
Approx. Acreage = .5 (21,780 sq. ft.)
Web page

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Wilson Avenue Mini-Park

MAP
1101 East Wilson Avenue, Glendale, CA 91206
Nearest Cross Street: Adams Street
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = .32 (13,939 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children’s Play Area and Picnic Facilities

Aerial View

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Windsor Mini-Park

MAP
1300 East Windsor Road, Glendale, CA 91205
Nearest Cross Street: Porter Street
Region: Central & South Glendale
Approx. Acreage = .34 (14,810 sq. ft.)
Amenities: Children's Play Area, seating area with a shade canopy, and open lawn area.

Aerial View

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Park Type Categories

Mini-Park .33 – 1 acre
Community Center
1 – 5 acre facility in close proximity to multifamily zones and living within a 2 mile radius. Programming includes indoor and outdoor activities.
Neighborhood Park
 2 - 10 acres
Community Park
 10 - 30
Regional Park
 More than 30 acres
Special Use Facility
 Single purpose or specialized recreational resource that is designed for a specific user group.
 7:00 a.m. to 1 hours after sunset.
 7:00 a.m. to 1 hours after sunset.