Upland Recreation and Community Services Division

Upland Recreation and Community Services is committed to creating community through people, parks, and programs.

Our purpose is to provide recreational programs and community services which enrich the quality of life for Upland residents by promoting health, wellness, and human development; and to maintain first rate parks and recreational facilities thus enhancing the desirability of the City as a place to live and strengthen community image. We invite you to take advantage of our programs, services, and fa

Operating as usual

06/08/2024

🎆 Get ready to light up the sky this Fourth of July! 🎆The City of Upland is hosting its third annual LIGHT UP THE NIGHT event. There will be live entertainment by Pop Vision, an enhanced Kids Fun Zone, an expanded Beer Garden, more crafts for kids, stage games, free bussing to and from the event, and an amazing firework show. All ages are welcome at this event!

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online or at Magnolia Recreation Center, Gibson Senior Center, Landecena Community Center, and City Hall during business hours.

For more information, please visit uplandca.gov/4th-of-july-festivities or call (909) 981-4501.

06/08/2024

🎶Are you ready for a summer full of great live entertainment and themed movie nights? In just a few weeks, join us for our 1st concert in our 2024 Moonlight Movies & Music line up with Pop Vision! Pop Vision is a So Cal based band known for its fiery energetic performances covering songs that span the gamut of Top 40 radio, along with their danceable pop-rock originals. For those that prefer to sit back and relax, be sure to bring your blankets or low lawn chairs and join us under the stars for an evening of great music!

🎶The Summer Moonlight Movies & Music series is open on a first-come, first-serve basis and is free to watch!

🌞Throughout the evening, take a break and enjoy a bite from Q Bellies BBQ and The Cake Plug.

For a complete listing our summer Moonlight Movies & Music line-up, please visit www.uplandca.gov/summer-festivities.

06/07/2024

🖼You are an artist! In class, we will focus on the process of making art, which means the created project can be whatever you wish! Each week, we will have a short lesson on a particular technique, material, or artist, then you get to playfully create your own art piece.🖼

For additional information and to register, please visit https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/upland/home

06/06/2024

Hey Upland! Looking for something really cool and fun to do on the Fourth of July? Well look no more, come rock out with us at the Light Up the Night Fireworks Spectacular on July 4th at the one and only Cable Airport! Pop Vision takes the main stage at ✨️NEW✨️ 5:00 p.m. and will be playing two amazing sets! Tickets are officially on sale and moving quickly so don’t miss out on a night of fun!

For more information regarding ticket sales, parking, and event guidelines please visit https://www.uplandca.gov/4th-of-july-festivities or call (909)981-4501.

06/06/2024

🧒Parents, are your young children drawn to art? Preschool Drawing with Young Rembrandts is designed just for them! With the needs of young learners in mind, participants will learn to draw and color simple images while developing Kindergarten readiness skills.🧒

Class scheduled to begin next Wednesday! For additional information and to register, please visit https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/upland/home

06/06/2024
06/05/2024

⚽🥅⚽Created with the developmental needs of children in mind, Soccer Shots focuses on the whole child, with the aim to build character skills and confidence in a fun and safe environment. ⚽🥅⚽

Offering six sessions to choose from, register today! For additional information and to register, please visit https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/upland/home

06/05/2024

Lace-up your running shoes and join us for the City of Uplands' 17th annual Turkey Trot 5k & 1k Kids Dash! The race will be held on Thursday, November 28th at San Antonio Park. 🦃

Early registration is now open through October 20th! Secure your spot now - registration is limited to the first 1000 participants! On the day of the race, registration is not guaranteed.

06/05/2024

🎆🎆🎆Upland Recreation and Community Services is excited to continue our partnership with The Sawdust Factory to provide 4th of July "Take & Make" Craft Kits for kids of all ages! Yes, adults are included, too! 🎆🎆🎆 ⁠

Each craft kit created exclusively for Upland Recreation and Community Services participants contains a 4th of July themed wood cut-out, paint, and paint brush. All that's needed is your creativity and perhaps some glue and Sharpie marker to provide a personal touch from the comfort of your own home.⁠

$11 per kit. Register through Sunday, June 23 and pick up on Wednesday, June 26. ⁠

For additional information and to register, please visit https://www.uplandca.gov/summer-festivities

06/04/2024

🍳🍴🍳Kids...get ready for a fun-filled "Kids In The Kitchen", an evening cooking adventure created just for you! Throughout the course of the evening, the little chefs will enjoy their own tasty hand-made treats, along with fun games & activities, an evening movie, and possible craft projects, should time permit. ⁠

Parents, take this opportunity to check out a new restaurant, enjoy a movie, or enjoy quiet time spent at home with the confidence in knowing that your child will be well taken care of by our friendly, trained Recreation staff. Register early...this fun-filled opportunity will fill up fast!🍳🍴🍳 ⁠

For additional information and to register, please visit https://www.uplandca.gov/summer-festivities

06/03/2024

👩‍🍳👩‍🍳👩‍🍳The Wee Chefs course for children ages 3 to 5 years will incorporate basic food preparation skills, measuring, safety in the kitchen, and the opportunity to learn easy and fun treats in class that can be made at home. At the end of each "hands-on" class, Wee Chefs will enjoy their own tasty hand-made treats. 👨‍🍳👨‍🍳👨‍🍳⁠

For additional information and to register, please visit https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/upland/home

05/29/2024

🦊🦊🦊Get lost in the intricate details of a miniature world, fostering creativity and hands-on learning in a fun and environment while working with live plants, polymer clay, and upcycled materials to create charming accessories for fairy gardens.🦊🦊🦊 ⁠

For additional information and to register, please visit https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/upland/home

05/28/2024

Looking to learn or improve your tennis game? 🎾🎾🎾 All classes will focus on learning athletic confidence through tennis, providing a solid tennis foundation through innovative and effective drills and games. Four major strokes will be taught: forehand, backhand, serve, and volley. Classes available for youth, 3 to 17 years of age. ⁠

For additional information and to register, please visit https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/upland/home

05/24/2024

Attention Upland Residents! Join us at the one and only Cable Airport on July 4th for The City of Upland's annual LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Fireworks Spectacular event! Tickets are OFFICIALLY on sale today, May 24th - secure yours before they sell out!

To purchase online tickets visit LIGHT UP THE NIGHT (ticketspice.com) or visit www.upland.ca/4th-of-july-festivities for more info. Hope to see you there!

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05/23/2024

Get ready to shred at the City of Upland's Go Skate Day event on June 21st! 🛹🤘 Join us at Memorial Skatepark from 4:00-7:00 pm for an epic evening filled with skating demos, awesome skate lessons, exciting giveaways, delicious food vendors, and so much more! Don't miss out on the fun!

Photos from Upland Recreation and Community Services Division's post 05/22/2024

🧩🧩🧩Congratulations to Team Community Puzzlers and Team Puzzlers 2.0 for their win at our Spring Puzzle Palooza! Team Community Puzzlers completed their 500-piece puzzle in just 53 minutes!!! Team Puzzlers 2.0 completed their 500-piece puzzle in one hour and 35 minutes!!!

🧩🧩🧩Piece by piece, all teams made their way to the finish line! Thank you for your attendance…Hope to see you again this November!!!

05/21/2024

Let's light up the night at the City of Upland's LIGHT UP THE NIGHT event! 🌟 Join us on Thursday, July 4th at Cable Airport for an electrifying celebration that will amaze you. ✨ Don't miss out on the fireworks, music, and all the fun activities. It's going to be an unforgettable night! 🎆

Tickets go on sale Friday, May 24. Purchase yours before the sell out! For information on where to purchase your tickets please visit www.uplandca.gov/4th-of-july-festivities.

05/20/2024

🌞🌞🌞Sail into Summer with the Upland Recreation and Community Services Division! Join us for family fun including Moonlight Movies & Music, Light Up The Night Fireworks Spectacular, Tot Summer Games, National Go Skate Day, Starry Night Senior Prom, and Comedy Night At The Gibson!🌞🌞🌞

To check out the 2024 Summer Upland Today News Magazine and Recreation Guide for additional events, activities, classes, and information regarding the City of Gracious Living, please visit www.uplandca.gov/recreation

05/20/2024

📽🎵Moonlight Movies & Music At Magnolia Park will begin on Thursday, June 20! 📽🎵 ⁠

Bring your blankets or low lawn chairs and join us under the stars for an evening of great movies & music! Pack a picnic basket or enjoy a delicious snack or dinner from one of our on-site food truck vendors!⁠

For detailed information regarding each evening's activities, please visit www.uplandca.gov/summer-festivities

05/15/2024

✨️Calling all local talent! ✨️

The Gibson Senior Center will be hosting our annual intergenerational art & talent show, on Friday, September 13, 2024, from 4:00 p.m. to 7 p.m. 📅

We are currently seeking individuals who would like to voluntarily showcase their art and talents.

Join us on June 7th for our talent show meeting. All applicants must be 18 years and older.

For more information, please call (909) 981-4501. ☎️

05/14/2024

🦋🦋🦋Great news! Additional space is now available for the Wednesday, May 15 session of Butterflies In May! To register, please contact Upland Recreation and Community Services at (909) 931-4280. Please note: Limited space is available.🦋🦋🦋

05/11/2024

Are you a business or person who wants to promote your business while supporting a huge Upland community event?

The LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Fireworks Spectacular is the perfect event for you. Interested parties may contact [email protected] or call 909.931.4280. for additional information. Please avoid scammers by contacting city staff directly.

We look forward to offering a wonderful celebration with the help of so many businesses, generous donors, and public support.

05/08/2024

Are you a vendor looking for an event to sell food, dessert, delicious treats, promote your services, or showcase your business?

The LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Fireworks Spectacular is the perfect event for you. Interested parties may contact [email protected] or call 909.981.4501. for additional information. Please avoid scammers by contacting city staff directly.

We look forward to hosting a huge event with the help of so many businesses, generous donors, and public support.

05/08/2024

🐶🐶🐶Doga is a form of yoga, offering additional one-on-one time with humans and their canine companions. This form of exercise may also provide your pup with improved posture, better sleep, and an additional means of bonding with their favorite human after a good workout. This paws-itively fun activity can be learned in the studio and continued at home.🐕🐕🐕⁠

Feeling inspired to get on the mat with your pup? Register now to attend class this weekend! To register, please visit www.uplandca.gov/spring-festivities

05/04/2024

Are you a volunteer looking to give back to your community or interested in completing your school community service hours at a great event?

The LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Fireworks Spectacular is looking for friendly people like you! Interested parties may contact [email protected] or call 909.981.4501. for additional information.

You are invited to attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, May 7 or June 4 at 5:00 p.m. hosted at the Gibson Senior Center located at 250 North 3rd Avenue in Upland.

We look forward to welcoming you into our event team.

05/03/2024

🧩🧩🧩Find your inner piece and join us on Friday, May 17 for our Spring Puzzle Palooza! Create a team of up to four individuals, competing against other teams for fun and prizes! Don't miss out on the bigger picture...register now! Registration closes on Monday, May 6.🧩🧩🧩

For additional information and to register, please visit www.uplandca.gov/spring-festivities

05/02/2024

SAVE THE DATE
For the City of Upland’s 2024 LIGHT UP THE NIGHT Fireworks Spectacular on Thursday, July 4 at Cable Airport.

Back by popular demand the live music by Pop Vision Band. This year’s event features a larger beer garden, kid zone, additional restrooms throughout the event, an airplane display, food & merchandise vendors. The event culminates with a revamped spectacular firework show.

$15 pre-sale tickets are available for purchase starting May 24.

For additional information, please view the link in bio, visit www.uplandca.gov/4th-of-july-festivities or call (909) 981-4501. Stay tuned for more exiting updates!

05/01/2024

⭐⭐⭐Yoda-Lay-hee-hoo! Join us this Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Magnolia Park for family-friendly games & activities and tasty snacks & treats provided by Fired Up Pizza and The Cookie Jar!

At 8:00 p.m., enjoy an evening showing of "The Force Awakens". Don't forget to dress as your favorite Star Wars character! Don't forget blankets and low lawn chairs to sit back and enjoy the movie.

It's sure to be an Obi-Wan-derful night! ⭐⭐⭐

04/24/2024

👟Strengthens muscles
👟Controls cholesterol levels
👟Regulates blood pressure
👟Reduces stress
👟Delays aging
👟Boosts immunity
👟Improves heart health
👟Burns fat

What do all of these have in common? They are benefits of walking just 20 minutes a day! Join Upland Recreation and Community Services on Wednesday evenings during the month of May for not only a chance to win prizes, but to also gain a healthier YOU!

To register, please visit www.uplandca.gov/spring-festivities

04/23/2024

🦋🦋🦋Spread your wings and fly on over to Upland Recreation and Community Services on Wednesday, May 8, 15, and 22 for Butterflies In May. This activity provides children the chance to witness the beauty of the butterfly by experiencing its changing life cycle form from caterpillar to chrysalis to butterfly!🦋🦋🦋

Each child participating in Butterflies In May will be provided with a caterpillar home to decorate on site, a live caterpillar, and activities to complete at home throughout the transformation process. Each year, this is a very popular event!

For additional information and to register, please visit www.uplandca.gov/spring-festivities

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Attention Upland Residents! Join us at the one and only Cable Airport on July 4th for The City of Upland's annual LIGHT ...
🌞🌞🌞Sail into Summer with the Upland Recreation and Community Services Division!  Join us for family fun including Moonli...
✨️Calling all local talent! ✨️The Gibson Senior Center will be hosting our annual intergenerational art & talent show, o...
🦋🦋🦋Great news!  Additional space is now available for the Wednesday, May 15 session of Butterflies In May!  To register,...
🦋🦋🦋Spread your wings and fly on over to Upland Recreation and Community Services on Wednesday, May 8, 15, and 22 for But...
🧩🧩🧩Find your inner piece and join us Friday, May 17 for our Spring Puzzle Palooza!  Create a team of up to four individu...
On behalf of Upland Recreation and Community Services, thank you to everyone for such an "EGG-ceptional" evening!  Even ...
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