Online Recreation Booking Platform Available Now

Have you tried the City of Goleta’s new online recreation booking platform? You can now book a picnic spot or use of a multi-purpose field directly online at, making it easier for you to see what’s available and when.

This new online platform also allows you to check availability of space at the Goleta Community Center, go to Please note, you will still need to complete a rental inquiry form. For more info on the Goleta Community Center, including senior programming, a rate sheet and GCC rules, visit the GCC webpage.

Here are some features of this new platform:

  • Online Picnic Site Booking: Easily secure your preferred picnic site, date, and time.
  • Goleta Community Center Availability: Instantly check real-time availability and schedule your activities accordingly.
  • Multi-Purpose Field Booking: Making plans for camps, classes or practices has never been easier. Available fields include: Stow Grove Park, Evergreen Park, and Jonny D. Wallis Neighborhood Park this summer.
  • Mailing Lists: Sign up to learn more about programs offered at the community garden, classes offered through our senior program, or to learn more about improvements being made in our parks and open spaces.
  • Effortless Management: Seamlessly handle your bookings, modifications, and cancellations from anywhere.
  • User-Friendly Design: Designed with simplicity in mind, ensures a smooth booking experience for all Goleta residents. Available areas are show in blue with the word “reserve.”

Please note: Currently, only picnic sites at Stow Grove Park are available to rent. Picnic sites at Jonny D. Wallis Neighborhood Park are closed during construction. Please stay tuned for information on a new picnic site located at Armitos Park!

Don’t wait, book your space today! To book a picnic spot or multi-purpose field, go to and follow the directions on the webpage. For questions or assistance, please contact Leonel Mendoza-Diaz at or 805-961-7558.

Check availability of the Goleta community center at The rental inquiry form is available there as well. For questions or assistance, reach out to Kelsey Hamilton at or 805-961-1237.

We look forward to seeing you at one of our facilities!