The City of Arcata is monitoring COVID-19 and is working with, and following all recommended guidelines from, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the California Department of Public Health and the Humboldt County Department of Health & Human Services. Click this link for more details
Creating Community Through People, Parks & Programs
Arcata Recreation believes in the power of play. Anything that gets us moving, exploring, creating and learning can greatly enhance our overall quality of life.
Looking to pick up a new skill? Meet new people? Just want to have fun? We offer a wide array of programs, facilities, classes and community events for families and individuals of all ages and interests.The possibilities are endless, so join us, it's time to play.
Recreation's Essential Community Benefits
Cultural expression & unity
Higher quality of life
Increased property values
Opportunities for youth, adults, and seniors to participate in programs and events
Partnerships with other agencies, public and private
Sense of well-being in the community
Some recreation programs have gone virtual while some are suspended, awaiting direction from the County of Humboldt.