Playgrounds, aquatics facilities, recreation centers and sports fields remained closed to the public. Passive use of open space (including the Dog Park) is allowed, but please maintain physical distancing protocols. Tennis, paddle tennis and pickleball courts are open with advanced reservations only.  Lap swimming is also available at the El Segundo Wiseburn Aquatic Center with advanced reservation only. For updated information related to the City's response to COVID-19, Click here.

Picnic Areas, BBQ Pit & Fire Circle 

Picnic areas are located in Recreation Park and offer a natural environment with beautiful trees and well-maintained grass areas.

  • Picnic areas have built-in BBQs and can accommodate up to 50 people
  • BBQ Pit can accommodate up to 75 people.
  • Fire Circle can accommodate up to 100 people

Recreation Park picnic areas can be reserved for parties of any size by combining multiple areas to suit your needs.

To submit a rental request for one of these areas, please click here for our online reservation system

Bounce Houses/Jumper

This rental option is only available to individuals who are looking to have a bounce house/jumper in addition to a picnic area. You may only book one of these spaces per day and bounce house/jumper companies that wish to operate in Recreation Park must be pre-approved.

Current companies approved to operate in the City of El Segundo:

Jump For Fun  Jump For Joy
 (800) 281-6792  (310) 316-0158

Please note: A maximum of two bouncers are allowed at Recreation Park each day and are not permitted at any other parks. The City does not supply electricity, you must provide your own generator.

Picnic Area Rules, Regulations & Onsite Vendor Information

To bring a caterer or on-site vendor to El Segundo Recreation Park you must submit the vendor's insurance information to a Recreation Supervisor for approval before your event date. A full list of rules and regulations can be found here. For more information, please contact the Checkout Building at 310-524-2700.