Recreation Updates

Updated: April 12, 2021

  • The Hidden Lakes Park pavilion will begin replacement on Monday, April 19, and the work should take approximately 5 weeks. This will not affect the usage of the tennis courts, parking lot, or playground.
  • The Boca Raton Municipal Golf Course will be closed Tuesday, April 20 for scheduled maintenance of the greens and fairways. This closure will affect the Driving Range and both the Executive and Championship courses.

Contact Information:

  • Spanish River Library: 561-393-7852
  • Downtown Library: 561-393-7852
  • Boca Raton Community Center: 561-393-7807
  • Patch Reef Park Community Center: 561-367-7035
  • Sugar Sand Park Community Center: 561-347-3900

*Other parks not listed on the table below remain closed. Group exercising and fitness classes in parks are prohibited. Athletic fields are open for open play usage & approved/permitted organized team sports with a maximum of 50 people per field (including sidelines).

City parks that are open, hours of operations, and activities/features available.

Park/Trail/Nature AreaType StatusHours
Alan C. Alford Golf Course at Red Reef ParkGolf Course
OPEN
7:30am - Sunset
Bark Beach at Spanish River ParkDog Beach Park
OPEN
Fri - Sun
7am - 9am &
5pm - Sunset
Blazing Star PreservePreserveOPENSunrise - Sunset
Boca Isles ParkNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Boca Raton Community CenterCommunity CenterOPEN
Permit sales only
Mon - Fri
9am - 8pm
Sat.
9am - 4pm
Boca Raton Municipal Golf CourseGolf Course OPEN
Closed Tuesday, April 20 for scheduled maintenance
7am - Sunset
Boca Raton Tennis CenterSpeciality Use Park
OPEN
Mon - Thurs:
8am-9pm
Fri:
8am-8pm
Sat:
8am-3pm
Sun:
8am-1pm
Boca Tierra ParkNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Countess DeHoernle ParkSpecialty Use ParkOPENMon - Sat
8am-11pm
Sun
8am - 8pm
Downtown LibraryLibrary
OPEN
Mon - Sat 
9am - 5pm
Curbside
9am - 5pm
El Rio TrailPreserve/Nature TrailOPENSunrise - Sunset
Friends of the Library BookstoreBookstoreOPEN
Donations accepted Mon - Thurs, by appointment only (bookstore@BocaLibraryFriends.org)
Fri - Sat
10am-2pm
George SnowNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Gumbo Limbo Nature CenterNature Center
CLOSED

Gumbo Limbo Boardwalk
OPEN7:30am - Sunset
Hidden Lakes ParkNeighborhood ParkOPEN
Pavilion closed for replacement
8am - Sunset
Hillsboro El Rio Park NorthSpecialty Use Park
OPEN
8am - Sunset
Hillsboro El Rio Park SouthSpecialty Use ParkOPEN8am - 10pm
Hughes ParkNeighborhood ParkOPENMon - Sat
8am - 11pm
Sun 
8am - 8pm
James A Rutherford Community CenterCommunity CenterOPEN
Permit Sales Only
Mon - Fri 
9am - 8pm
Sat 
9am - 4pm
Lake WymanCommunity ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Meadows ParkSpecialty Use ParkOPENMon - Sat 
8am - 11pm
Sun 
8am - 8pm
Meadows Park PoolSpecialty Use Park
CLOSED
For resurfacing starting 2/1 for approximately 8-12 weeks
Mon - Fri
10am - 6:45pm
Sat 
10am - 5:45pm
Sun 
12pm - 5:45pm
Memorial Park (Park near City Hall / BRCC)Community Park
OPEN
8am - 11pm
Mizner Bark Dog ParkDog ParkOPENSun - Sat 
7am - Sunset
Wed 
12pm - Sunset
Pod 1 closed (re-sodding) for approximately 3-4 weeks
Palmetto Dune ParkNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Patch Reef Park Community ParkOPENMon - Sat
7:30am-11pm
Sun 
8am - 8pm
Patch Reef Park Community CenterCommunity CenterOPEN
Permit sales only
Mon - Fri
9am - 8pm
Sat
9am - 4pm
Patch Reef Park Tennis CenterSpecialty Use Park
OPEN
Mon - Thu 
7:30am - 10pm
Fri 
7:30am - 8pm
Sat - Sun
7:30am - 1pm
Patrick A. Lynch/Golden FigNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Pine BreezeNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Red Reef ParkBeach Park
OPEN
8am-10pm
Guarded hours: 9am - 6:30pm
Rutherford ParkSpecialty Use ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Sanborn SquareSpecialty Use ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Sand Pine ParkSpecialty Use ParkOPENMon - Sat
8am - 11pm
Sun 
8am - 8pm
Serenoa GladePreserve/TrailOPENSunrise - Sunset
Silver Palm ParkSpecialty Use ParkOPEN24 hours a day
South Beach ParkBeach ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Guarded hours: 9am - 6:30pm
South Beach PavilionBeach ParkOPEN8am - 11pm
Spanish River LibraryLibrary
OPEN
Mon - Sat 
9am - 5pm
Curbside 
9am - 5pm
Spanish River ParkBeach ParkOPEN8am - Sunset
Guarded hours: 9am - 6:30pm
Sugar Sand ParkCommunity ParkOPENMon - Sat 
8am - 11pm
Sun 
8am - 8pm
Sugar Sand Park Community CenterCommunity CenterOPENMon. - Fri.
9am - 6pm
Sugar Sand Park Field HouseGymnasiumCLOSED
Swim CenterSpecialty Use ParkOPEN7:30am - 6:45pm (March - October)
The Racquet CenterSpecialty Use Park
OPEN
Mon - Thu 
7:30am - 10pm
Fri 
7:30am - 8pm
Sun 
7:30am - 1pm
Tim Huxhold Skate & Shuffleboard ParkSkate Park & Shuffleboard Courts
OPEN
M/W/F 
5pm - 9pm
Tu/Th
4pm - 9pm
Sat 
1pm - 9pm
Sun 
1pm - 6pm
University WoodlandsCommunity ParkOPENMon - Sat 
8am - 11pm
Sun 
8am - 8pm
Wildflower ParkSpecialty Use ParkCLOSED
For renovations until further notice
CLOSED
Yamato Scrub Natural AreaPreserve/TrailOPENSunrise - Sunset
Yale NewmanNeighborhood ParkOPEN8am - Sunset