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Find fun in La Quinta!

La Quinta is all about living healthy and staying active. The emphasis on wellness permeates every aspect of its varied events, activities and programs for residents. From young children to older adults, the city's goal is to keep people moving and enjoying the great La Quinta lifestyle. As a resident of La Quinta, you have year-round fitness and outdoor fun available to you at the District's La Quinta Community Fitness Center & Park. Check out the award-winning, state-of-the-art Fitness Center, which features a spa-like setting with totally customizable workouts. There are also activities for tots and children that let them have fun with other children through a variety of learning
and hands-on sports and sensory experiences. See all the ways DRD supports
your family's health and wellness goals.

Click here to view the latest version of DRD's Activity Guide for your community.

To contact your La Quinta DRD Community Services Coordinator, please call (760) 347-3484.

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  • Fun Zone Rentals

    Plan your next social or business meeting or gathering at the Center. It's close by, affordable and flexible for many types of events.

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  • Tot Programs

    Your children are eager to learn about the world and themselves. DRD's activities for tots help them grow emotionally and physically, surrounded by caring instructors who emphasize fun and learning in very visual and hands-on ways. One thing is certain: they'll never be bored!

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  • Health & Fitness

    Ready to break a sweat or melt off pounds? Get some one-on-one personal attention with personal training, or learn how to eat healthy everyday. Lace up your athletics shoes and get ready to make working out fun!

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  • Community Events

    The Coachella Valley is a community of diversity, heritage and tradition. The Desert Recreation District celebrates and honors all that is unique and special about our area by sponsoring community events throughout the year. DRD helps make family time meaningful and fun.

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  • Camp & After School

    When school is out, the fun is on! There is no need to sit around the house trying to keep busy. Join in the fun in one of our After School and Camp programs. After School programs provide a safe, fun and social environment for students to play games, work on art projects, get exercise through physical activities and even do homework! When on break from school, our unique camps offer kids exciting adventures, education, explorations and sports. Out of school? The fun is on!

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  • Sports

    Get your game on! Learn new sports, join a league, perfect your skills and have fun! The District offers a full range of team and individual sports throughout the year. Our diverse sports activities are a great way to stay active, make new friends and focus on fun. Everyone wins!

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La Quinta Activities



La Quinta Community Fitness Center & Park

77-865 Avenida Montezuma
La Quinta, CA 92247

Hours: M-F 5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. and Sat. 8 a.m. - Noon
(760) 564-9921

The La Quinta Community Fitness Center & Park is the hub for year-round fitness, recreation, classes and outdoor fun. Work out and stay motivated in our state-of-the-art fitness center with personalized training and customized workouts. Take classes to learn something new or to refine your skills. Then enjoy outdoor events and play time with friends and family, while taking in our beautiful park with panoramic mountain views. Make this "the" place to congregate!

Get your annual DRD Get Fit Pass today! It gives you free access to our fitness facilities in Indio, La Quinta, Palm Desert and North Shore. La Quinta Residents pay only $75 per year! 

La Quinta Community Fitness Center

  • Top-of-the-Line fitness equipment by TechnoGym
  • Qualified Personal Training staff
  • Spa-like atmosphere
  • Wellness System with personal Smart Key available to track your progress and activity*

The Wellness System is available as an upgrade to the annual $50 resident Get Fit Pass. Sign up today and start creating your personalized fitness program!


La Quinta Community Fitness Center Artwork

This famous original sculpture is a centerpiece of the La Quinta Fitness Center. It is made possible and funded by the City of La Quinta for the La Quinta Community Fitness Center and is now part of the city's permanent art in public places collection.


La Quinta Community Park

Pack a picnic basket, grab the Frisbee and lace up your sneakers. La Quinta's parks are a great place to enjoy the sunshine and beauty of the desert.

  • Amphitheater
  • Picnic pavilions
  • Outdoor fitness course and walking loop path with stations & basic equipment for strength training
  • Basketball courts
  • Ball field
  • BBQ's
  • Swings & children's' play area

To find out more information about how you can hold your next fun event with us in La Quinta, call (760) 564-9921, or click here to make a reservation online now!

Coral Mountain Park in La Quinta

Avenue 58 and Jefferson, La Quinta, CA 92247 (620 acres)

Explore our rich desert heritage! The Valley's first archeological park is currently under development as the result of a partnership between the Bureau of Reclamation and the Desert Recreation District. The Coral Mountain Interpretive Center will help protect our rich history for generations. The Center will also include interpretive trails, picnic areas and a learning center. This major project encompasses just over 600 acres, 123 of which will be designated for public access.

City of La Quinta Parks

The City of La Quinta actively promotes a healthy lifestyle for all ages. Residents and visitors can go hiking or biking on La Quinta's many scenic mountain trails and play sports, swim, golf and picnic at its well-groomed parks. For information call (760) 777-7000 or visit

City of La Quinta Resources

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Fred Wolff Bear Creek Nature Preserve: