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July is Parks and Recreation Month

July is PR Month

 

Since 1985, July is celebrated across the nation as Parks and Recreation Month. The City of Burbank, together with the National Recreation & Park Association (NPRA), recognizes the power of parks and recreation to promote building strong, vibrant and resilient communities.

JULY IS PARKS AND RECREATION MONTH
#WhereYouBelong #BurbankParksandRecMonth

Thank you for celebrating
July is Parks and Recreation Month with us.

Thank you City of Burbank Parks and Recreation Department Staff!


1

JUL

Where you belong 

  • Monday

July is Parks and Rec Month! Visit www.BurbankCa.gov/JulyisPRMonth to find out Where you belong. 

DIG Burbank

2

JUL

play a drop-in sport

  • Tuesday

Our recreation centers host drop-in sports all week long. Play basketball, badminton, dodgeball, pickleball, table tennis, volleyball, and wheelchair rugby! To view this month's scheduled play times, visit www.BurbankCa.gov/Dropin.

Slide into Sunday

3

JUL

Go for a swim

  • Wednesday
  • Verdugo Aquatic Facility & McCambridge Pool

Cool off this summer at one of our pools! For pool hours, visit www.BurbankCa.gov/Aquatics.

Swimming Pool

4

JUL

Happy July 4th!

  • Thursday
  • Starlight Bowl

Enjoy the Fireworks at the Starlight Bowl 4th of July celebration. Get your tickets at Starlightbowl.com. 

July 4th

5

JUL

VISIT A GALLERY SHOW

  • Friday
  • Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Enjoy Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center's newest art gallery! Catherine Bauknight's Photography will be displayed from July 5 to July 25. Admission is free.

Bocce Ball

6

JUL

Volunteer at Dig Burbank event

  • Saturday

Volunteer at this month's Dig Burbank event. Visit www.BurbankCA.gov/DigBurbank to find out how to get involved.

Trails

7

JUL

Register for summer camp

Summer Specialty Camps are still open for registration! View the available camps at BurbankParks.com.

Softball
 

8

JUL

Explore our webpage!

  • Monday

Learn about all the Parks and Recreation July offerings! View our July is Parks and Rec Month Video. 

DIG Burbank

9

JUL

View the BVP Newsletter! 

  • Tuesday
  • www.Burbankca.gov/BVP 

The BVP (Burbank Volunteer Program) newsletter provides volunteer program highlights and much more information! Visit www.Burbankca.gov/BVP to view the latest newsletter.  

Slide into Sunday

10

JUL

Learn about the vbas

  • Wednesday
  • Burbank Animal Shelter

Visit www.Thevbas.org to learn about VBAS (Volunteers of the Burbank Animal Shelter). Find out how to become a volunteer! 

DIG Burbank

11

JUL

Introduce a senior to a 55+ Center

  • Thursday Joslyn Adult Center & Tuttle Senior Center 

The Joslyn Adult Center and the Tuttle Senior Center provide adults 55+ with daily activities, events, and resources. Visit www.Burbankca.gov/Adults55 to learn more! 

DIG Burbank

12

JUL

Purchase STARLIGHT BOWL TICKETS

  • Friday
  • Starlightbowl.com 

Get your summer concert series tickets today! 

DIG Burbank

13

JUL

Attend a kitten fair 

  • Saturday
  • Burbank Animal Shelter 
Visit the Burbank Animal Shelter on select Saturdays to view the adoptable kittens! To learn more, visit www.thevbas.org. 
DIG Burbank

14

JUL

Attend a moonlight hike

  • Sunday
  • Stough Canyon Nature Center

Register for one of our upcoming moonlight hikes! Visit www.BurbankParks.com to register now. 

DIG Burbank
 

17

JUL

Find your nearest utility box art piece!

  • Monday
  •  
  •  

Learn more about the Burbank Beautification Project by visit burbankarts.com/projects.

Utility Box

18

JUL

Volunteer with the Burbank Volunteer Program (BVP)

  • Tuesday

 BVP wants to invite you to help make a difference in your community.

Burbank Volunteer Program

19

JUL

Visit Valley Skate Park

  • Wednesday

Bring your skateboard, bike or scooter to the Valley Skate Park for a fun way to enjoy your summer. 

Valley Skate Park

20

JUL

Check out all avaliable classes at www.BurbankParks.com

  • Thursday

Take a look at the classes we will be offering this Fall 

DIG Burbank

21

JUL

Get tickets to tomorrow’s Starlight Bowl SHOW 

  • Friday

The Fab Four are ready to entertain you and your family. For more information visit Starlightbowl.com/events 

Fab Four at Starlight

22

JUL

review our drop-in gym schedule

  • Saturday

Our drop-in schedule includes opportunities to play basketball, badminton, dodgeball, pickleball, volleyball, and table tennis. Schedule can be found at Burbankca.gov/dropinsports

Pickleball

23

JUL

visit the Splashpad at Verdugo Pool

  • Sunday

Cool off and have some fun at the Verdugo pool splash pad! 

Verdugo Aquatic Facility

24

JUL

Enjoy the view from Brace Canyon Park

  • Monday
  • Brace Canyon Park
  •  
Utility Box

25

JUL

Introduce a senior to the Tuttle or Joslyn Center

  • Tuesday
  • Joslyn Center

 

Burbank Volunteer Program

26

JUL

Visit the batting cages

  • Wednesday
  • George Izay Batting Cages

 

Valley Skate Park

27

JUL

Grab a snack at the McCambridge Courtside Caffe

  • Thursday
  •  McCambridge Park Courtside Caffe

 

DIG Burbank

28

JUL

Practice your tennis skills

  • Friday
  • George Izay Park

 

Fab Four at Starlight

29

JUL

Show off your basketball skills at our available open gyms

  • Saturday

 

Pickleball

30

JUL

Come Play Powerchair Soccer

  • Sunday
  • McCambridge Recreation Center

 

Verdugo Aquatic Facility

2024 July is Parks and Recreation Month: Week 1

1

JUL

Where you belong 

  • Monday

July is Parks and Rec Month! Visit www.BurbankCa.gov/JulyisPRMonth to find out Where you belong. 

DIG Burbank

2

JUL

play a drop-in sport

  • Tuesday

Our recreation centers host drop-in sports all week long. Play basketball, badminton, dodgeball, pickleball, table tennis, volleyball, and wheelchair rugby! To view this month's scheduled play times, visit www.BurbankCa.gov/Dropin.

Slide into Sunday

3

JUL

Go for a swim

  • Wednesday
  • Verdugo Aquatic Facility & McCambridge Pool

Cool off this summer at one of our pools! For pool hours, visit www.BurbankCa.gov/Aquatics.

Swimming Pool

4

JUL

Happy July 4th!

  • Thursday
  • Starlight Bowl

Enjoy the Fireworks at the Starlight Bowl 4th of July celebration. Get your tickets at Starlightbowl.com. 

July 4th

5

JUL

VISIT A GALLERY SHOW

  • Friday
  • Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Enjoy Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center's newest art gallery! Catherine Bauknight's Photography will be displayed from July 5 to July 25. Admission is free.

Bocce Ball

6

JUL

Volunteer at Dig Burbank event

  • Saturday

Volunteer at this month's Dig Burbank event. Visit www.BurbankCA.gov/DigBurbank to find out how to get involved.

Trails

7

JUL

Register for summer camp

Summer Specialty Camps are still open for registration! View the available camps at BurbankParks.com.

Softball
 
Week Two 

2023 July is Parks and Recreation Month: Week 2

8

JUL

Explore our webpage!

  • Monday

Learn about all the Parks and Recreation July offerings! View our July is Parks and Rec Month Video. 

DIG Burbank

9

JUL

View the BVP Newsletter! 

  • Tuesday
  • www.Burbankca.gov/BVP 

The BVP (Burbank Volunteer Program) newsletter provides volunteer program highlights and much more information! Visit www.Burbankca.gov/BVP to view the latest newsletter.  

Slide into Sunday

10

JUL

Learn about the vbas

  • Wednesday
  • Burbank Animal Shelter

Visit www.Thevbas.org to learn about VBAS (Volunteers of the Burbank Animal Shelter). Find out how to become a volunteer! 

DIG Burbank

11

JUL

Introduce a senior to a 55+ Center

  • Thursday Joslyn Adult Center & Tuttle Senior Center 

The Joslyn Adult Center and the Tuttle Senior Center provide adults 55+ with daily activities, events, and resources. Visit www.Burbankca.gov/Adults55 to learn more! 

DIG Burbank

12

JUL

Purchase STARLIGHT BOWL TICKETS

  • Friday
  • Starlightbowl.com 

Get your summer concert series tickets today! 

DIG Burbank

13

JUL

Attend a kitten fair 

  • Saturday
  • Burbank Animal Shelter 
Visit the Burbank Animal Shelter on select Saturdays to view the adoptable kittens! To learn more, visit www.thevbas.org. 
DIG Burbank

14

JUL

Attend a moonlight hike

  • Sunday
  • Stough Canyon Nature Center

Register for one of our upcoming moonlight hikes! Visit www.BurbankParks.com to register now. 

DIG Burbank