Summer Youth Day Trips

These optional field trips for Boys and Girls ages 5 to 11 years
(completed All-Day Kindergarten to 4th Grades)
are geared for participants to learn, be active and have fun!

Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis.
summer youth trips

How Do We Register For Summer Youth Day Trips?

Return completed registration form with payment either:

  • In Person or By Mail to:  Alameda Recreation and Park Department, 2226 Santa Clara Avenue, Alameda, CA 94501
  • E-mail with American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA # to:  arpd@alamedaca.gov
  • Fax with American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA # to:  (510) 523-4071
  • Phone Registrations accepted with American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA # once we have a completed 2019 Field Trip Registration form on file
  • Online Registration IS NOT available for this program

Please Note:

Please provide details regarding your child's medical needs and /or any physical, emotional or developmental disabilities they may have.  Safety is of of the utmost importance for all ARPD participants.  Providing ARPD with this information is necessary so that we may determine if and how we can safely support your child.  Accommodations are made on a case-by-case basis with a Program Supervisor.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2019
ADVENTURE PLAYGROUND (Berkeley) - #7920

The most innovative playground in the Bay Area!  You are sure to get dirty as you play and create so wear appropriate clothes and sturdy shoes and socks.  Be sure to apply sunscreen and bring a hat.
Cost Per Person:
WOW Participants:  $30 / Non-WOW Participants:  $40

 
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2019
CHABOT SPACE AND SCIENCE CENTER (Oakland) - #7921

Join us as we explore Planet Earth and Beyond!  We will check out the interactive and hands-on exhibits, space artifacts, a giant screen theater, and a full dome planetarium.  Be sure to wear good walking shoes and socks.
Cost Per Person:
WOW Participants:  $35 / Non-WOW Participants:  $45

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3, 2019
AMERICANA DAY AT LAKE ANZA (Berkeley) - #7922

What better way to celebrate Independence Day by spending a fun and splashy day at the lake?  We will start the day with a picnic lunch, lawn games and a refreshing swim at the lake!  Apply lots of sunscreen and bring it with you to reapply, bring a towel, swimsuit and change of clothes!
Cost Per Person:
WOW Participants:  $30 / Non-WOW Participants:  $40

 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 10, 2019
AQUA ADVENTURES (Fremont) - #7923

Take a refreshing plunge at the water park featuring four different slides and a lazy river.  Apply lots of sunscreen and bring it with you to reappy; bring a swimsuit, towel and change of clothes.
Cost Per Person:
WOW Participants:  $38 / Non-WOW Participants:  $48

 
WEDNESDAY, JULY 17, 2019
OAKLAND ATHLETICS GAME - A'S VS. SEATTLE MARINERS (Oakland Coliseum) - #7924

Let's Go OAK-LAND!  The Seattle Mariners, our American League Western Division rival, are in town so let's cheer loudly for our boys in green and gold to win the game!  Be sure to apply plenty of sunscreen and bring it with you to reapply; bring a hat and baseball glove (if you have one) to catch any foul balls that may come our way.
Cost Per Person:
WOW Participants:  $35 / Non-WOW Participants:  $45

 
FRIDAY, JULY 26, 2019
SURVIVOR SPLASH BASH (Pool Party at Encinal Swim Center/Alameda) - #7925

An afternoon of crazy play and an awesome pool party - what more can you ask for?  Apply plenty of sunscreen and bring it with you to reapply; bring your swimsuit, towel and a change of clothes.  Non-WOW kids may either meet their Park Leaders at 11:00 a.m. at their local park and go as a group to the Encinal Swim Center, or meet your Park Leader at the Encinal Swim Center any time after 12:00 noon.
Cost Per Person:
WOW Participants:  $10 / Non-WOW Participants: $15

  • WOW kids may be picked up at either Godfrey or Washington Parks
  • Non-WOW kids will be picked up at Krusi Park - just meet your Trip Leader in front of Otis School (Fillmore & Fountain Street, Alameda).
  • Your drop off and pick up site must be the same location - NO EXCEPTIONS!

See Trip Schedule for trip costs.  No spots are held without payment.  Please note that trip fees for Non-WOW kids are slightly higher due to the added staff needed for supervision.

NO REFUNDS, CREDITS OR MAKE-UPS FOR ANY TRIPS.


  • Snacks and Lunch will be provided on all trips
  • You will be notified of the exact drop-off and pick-up times a week before the trip(s).  Do not be late!  We CANNOT wait for late arrivals as we have a busy schedule ahead of us.  No refunds, credits or make-ups if you miss the bus. 
  • Online Registration IS NOT available for this program
  • NO REFUNDS, CREDITS OR MAKE-UPS FOR ANY TRIPS
  • Do not bring any sentimental or electronic items on trips as ARPD Staff will not be responsible for lost, damaged or stolen items.
  • All participants are required to act responsibly and with respect towards other persons and property during any ARPD sponsored activity.  Failure to do so may result in loss of privileges for the day or other disciplinary measures as deemed necessary.  No refunds, credits or make-ups issued if participant is suspended from trip.