The Recreation Division offers a number of sports programs for children, teens & adults. We also rent soccer and ball fields at Arbolado, Castle Rock, El Divisadero, Heather Farm, Tice Valley and Rudgear Parks, along with indoor courts at Tice Valley Community Center, Walnut Creek Intermediate and Foothill Gymnasiums. Download the policies, procedures, and reservation form HERE. To reserve a sports field or court call the rental line at (925) 256-3560.

To learn more about our After School Sports program, click HERE


DROP IN SPORTS @ Tice Valley Gymnasium

October 2019 Drop-in calendar HERE

September 2019 Drop-in calendar HERE 


NEW Ping Pong - $5 at the door
Tuesday 9am to 3pm

Badminton - $5 at the door
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9am to 12pm

Pickleball - $5 at the door
Monday, Wednesday & Friday 9am to 12pm

Basketball - $5 at the door
Monday thru Friday 12pm to 3pm

Volleyball - $6 at the door
Tuesday & Thursday 9am to 12pm (2 Courts); Friday 8pm to 10pm (2 Courts, adults only)
Drop-in volleyball on Friday nights is limited to the first 42 players and is adults only.

The drop in schedule is subject to change. Check the Facility Calendar for changes or call (925) 256-3572

ADULT SPORTS LEAGUES @ Tice Valley Gymnasium

Sunday night 5 on 5 Basketball Leagues

Registration packets for the Adult 5 on 5 Basketball Leagues are available by calling (925) 943-5899 x2426 or emailing at Tice Valley Gymnasium or at

Monday night Coed 6's Volleyball League and Wednesday night Advanced and Women's 4's Volleyball Leagues (adults only)

Registration packets for the Adult Volleyball Leagues are available by calling (925) 943-5899 x2426 or emailing or at Tice Valley Gymnasium. Games will be played at the Tice Valley Community Gymnasium.


Boundary Oak Municipal Golf Course
Important Numbers and Website
Reservations and Pro Shop: (925) 934-4775
Lessons: (925) 934-4775

Reservation Procedures
To reserve a tee time, please call the reservation line at (925) 934-4775. Resident ID cards may be obtained at the golf course on Wednesday, Saturday, and Sundays between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Our fees and rates are available at Check the website often for special promotions. Fees and Rates are Subject to Change.

The 18-hole championship Boundary Oak Golf Course is owned by the City of Walnut Creek and managed by CourseCo Inc. Complete golf amenities are provided for golfers: 55-stall driving range with grass tees and night lighting; teaching staff from the PGA Tour and Senior PGA Tour; junior golf programs include First Tee, LPGA Girls Golf, and Boundary Oak's own Junior Golf Program; group lessons for all ages and ability; and a fully-stocked golf shop.

Golf Clubs at Boundary Oak

Men's Club : Contact Bob Krueger -

Women's 18 Hole Group : Contact Kathy Andrews- (925) 348-3757

Women's 9-Hole Group : Contact Debbie Burrows - (925) 818-8994

For Tournament information contact Brian Garcelon, Tournament Director, at (925) 934-4775 x13 or email


(925) 945-0105
The Walnut Creek Tennis Center, located in Heather Farm Park, provides a full service tennis program. Services include a well-stocked pro shop with the latest tennis fashions, an excellent racquet demonstration program, guaranteed one-day stringing, and a large variety of lessons and programs for adults and juniors of all ability levels. Each person using the courts at Heather Farm Park must pay a daily fee or buy an annual use card. For more information, click here.

Tennis Courts
The City of Walnut Creek maintains tennis courts at Heather Farm Park and five satellite community courts (Larkey Park, Rudgear Park, Arbolado Park, San Miguel Park, and Northgate High School). 

Tennis Lessons and Programs
Individual and group lessons are available for all ages and playing levels and the tennis staff will also be happy to adapt lessons to meet any special needs. For further information regarding any of the above mentioned lessons and programs, please call (925) 945-0105.

Pickleball Courts and Programs
Rudgear Park has 8 dedicated pickleball courts that are open for drop in play and available for reservation for tournaments through Lifetime Activities. Check out the Walnut Creek Pickleball Club to learn more about the pickleball community or sign up for lessons at the Heather Farm Tennis Center.

Coming Soon: A new practice tennis court and two pickleball courts at the Heather Farm Tennis Center!



Beyond Walnut Creek Recreation's sports and fitness classes, various organizations such as Walnut Creek Soccer Club, Walnut Creek Youth Athletic Association (flag football, basketball, t-ball, baseball, softball, summer soccer), Walnut Creek Little League, and Adult Softball operate sports leagues throughout the City. To reach them directly, see our Community Partners page.