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Reservations Department: Closure Notifications

The following online services will still be available online:
Activity registration: EBParks.org/Register
Payment for existing picnic or indoor facility reservations: EBParks.org/Register
Family camping reservations (Del Valle & Anthony Chabot): ReserveAmerica.com
For other services, please call back when the phones are open.
Regular hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:00pm.


Browse classes and activities online, view photos and information about reservable picnic sites and indoor facilities, register online and make payments

Account Login Instructions [PDF]
Directions on how to create, activate or log on to an account online

Program Guides
Download Regional In Nature, Nature Nearby or other activity guides by visitor center or division

Event Directory
Find special events throughout the year for you and your family

Get information on permits for special events, beer and wine etc.

Support the Park District...become a member today!

Register Now! Activity Listings
Reservations for classes, programs, facilities, and events!


Picnic Areas

Call: 1-888-EBPARKS (888-327-2757),  option 2. 
Hours Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:00pm.

Naturalist, Recreation, and Aquatics Programs

Two ways to register!

For more information on these programs, go to the Day Camp page.

To subscribe to the print version of the Regional in Nature (RIN) Activity Guide, please call the Membership Department at (510) 544-2220 or mail in a check for $5.00 payable to the Regional Parks Foundation (RPF) indicating that you would like a RIN subscription. Mail to: RPF PO Box 21074 Crestmont Station, Oakland, CA 94620. 

Weddings/Social Events/Business Meetings

Indoor Facilities

We have four charming indoor facilities, perfect for a wedding or special event. All the following indoor facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities.

The reservation window for indoor facilities opens the first Monday in January for the current and next year. Example: If you want to reserve the Brazilian Room in June 2019, you can start calling the Reservations Office beginning the first Monday in January 2018.

To see photos and get additional information regarding these indoor facilities please see our Fees and Locations page. Call 1-888-EBPARKS or 1-888-327-2757, press option 2, to make reservations.

Outdoor Locations

Ardenwood Historic Farm  (Fremont)

The grounds are graced by the stately Patterson House, a beautiful 19th-century mansion restored to its original elegance. The expansive lawns and surrounding gardens create a magical atmosphere for weddings, receptions and anniversary celebrations. To make a reservation for a wedding, corporate event or catered party please call Ardenwood Events at (510) 754-9877 or visit ArdenwoodEvents.com.

Picnic Sites for Weddings

We have many outdoor picnic sites throughout our parks that are perfect for weddings of all sizes.  Please click the following link to see some of the most popular sites for weddings.  Keep in mind, any of our outdoor reservable picnic sites may be used for weddings.  To make reservations for an outdoor location, call 1-888-EBPARKS (1-888-327-2757), press option 2.  See our listing of Popular Outdoor Picnic Sites for Weddings.