About Us

The Community Services Department provides planning and coordination of community recreation-related activities and programs that include youth, teens, adults, families, and seniors. The department also plans citywide special events, Nature Park and Skatepark programs, community excursions, park openings., and coordinates and manages the planning and design of recreation and community facilities, such as new or renovated parks.

The City provides a Park Guide (PDF) which provides an overview of all parks citywide and the various amenities at each park. Please note that non-lit sports fields are opened from dawn to dusk.

City of Lake Forest Park Guide (JPG)

New Recreation Registration Website

The Community Services Department upgraded its online registration site! To register for programs, please to set up a new family account. To register, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Go to City of Lake Forest's Activity Registration
Step 2: Click on 'Create Account'.
Step 3: Complete your information!

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call the Community Services Department at (949) 461-3450 during normal business hours. After hours, call (949) 273-6960.

New Recreation Registration Website