Virginia Avenue Park
2200 Virginia Ave (Map)
- 9.5 acres
- Park Center
- Teen Center
- Thelma Terry Building
- The Patio
- Two Lighted Regulation Basketball Courts
- Large Grass Area
- Two Playgrounds
- Splash Pad (seasonal)
- Picnic tables & BBQs(First-come, First-serve)
- Saturday Farmers Market
- On-site Parking
- Meeting Room Reservations
Programs at Virginia Avenue Park
In addition to outdoor amenities, Virginia Avenue Park is home to a vibrant community center offering a variety of free educational, recreational programs and activities for Santa Monica families of all ages and abilities.
Virginia Avenue Park Advisory Board
The Virginia Avenue Park Advisory Board (VAPAB) meets every first Monday of the month at 7 pm in the Thelma Terry Building. The Virginia Avenue Park Advisory Board (VAPAB) was established by the City Council in 1982 to represent the interest of park users, program participants and neighbors of Virginia Avenue Park and to advise the Recreation and Parks Commission in assessing community needs that could be addressed through park programs and amenities. VAPAB serves as an advisory body to the Recreation and Parks Commission and the Director of Community and Cultural Services.
The VAPAB is composed of 7 Board members. Board members must be Santa Monica residents. The Board represents the social and ethnic diversity of the park's neighborhood and includes but is not limited to representatives of the following segments of the community: park users, park neighbors, park program participants, seniors, families with children, community organizations and older youth.
The VAPAB is currently accepting applications
VAPAB - Application in English
VAPAB - Application in Spanish