COVID-19 Update

Based on recommendations from the State, local health officials, and the CDC, all City sponsored programs, classes, events, leagues, rentals, permits, field reservations, and tours have been cancelled until further notice. We look forward to "recreating" with you in the future. In the meantime, take care and stay safe!

For more information on updates to City services, please visit our COVID-19 webpage.

The Parks, Recreation, and Community Partnerships Department handles permit applications for the following:

In addition, a Special Event Grant Program is available each May to champion community celebrations that attract residents and visitors, strengthen Ventura's cultural identity and economic vitality, and promote entrepreneurial spirit and innovative partnerships between private sector and public agencies.