For those who wish you had a list of parks with outdoor handball and racquetball courts in Orange County.
Central OC playgrounds are in the cities of: Costa Mesa, Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach, Irvine, Los Alamitos, Newport Beach/Corona Del Mar, Orange, Santa Ana, and Tustin. If you don’t feel like scrolling through the list, link to the Playground Map from the sidebar.
Hicks Canyon Community Park in Irvine is perfect for play at the playground and then a nice walk on the Hicks Canyon Trail.
Bolsa Chica Wetlands in Huntington Beach offers beach views and lots of wildlife viewing. It’s an easy and flat family nature hike spot.
Huntington Beach Central Park boasts an amazing playground on the west side and is an awesome 350-acre park for kids and families to explore.
The 2023 Newport Dunes Christmas lights in Newport Beach are a display of festive lighted Christmas trees on the bay + outdoor ice skating.
The 2023 Christmas Train and Santa’s Village at the Irvine Park Railroad is a family tradition – and fun to be at the park after dark!
Uptown Newport Park in Newport Beach is behind the One Uptown Newport apartments with a ship-themed playground and dolphin for pretend play.