Joe Balderrama Recreation Center

The Joe Balderrama Recreation Center, located in three-acre Joe Balderrama Park, is a 12,000-square-foot facility designed to meet the needs of the Eastside Community. Included in the facility are an auditorium with a stage and kitchen, game/activities room, four multi-purpose/meeting rooms and two courtyards. Approximately 100,000 annual participants take advantage of the many activities and special events offered at the center. Activities include: daily childcare, after-school programs, teen programs, a variety of youth sports, dance, fitness and educational classes, day camps and community-wide special events (Halloween Carnival, Spring Egg Hunt, Day in the Park, etc.).

As a recipient of Community Development Block Grant funds, the Joe Balderrama Recreation Center encourages collaborative efforts between North County Community Services and Vista Community Clinic.


Joe Balderrama Recreation Hours

Monday- Friday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm


A schedule of activities is posted quarterly. The facility and/or rooms are available for rental.

Call for more information.

Joe Balderrama Recreation Center 
709 San Diego Street
(760) 435-5530