City Invites you to Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month

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Fontana California

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 11, 2018

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month

Miller Playground

Fontana, Calif., - The City of Fontana is celebrating Parks and Recreation Month by inviting the public to enjoy its many facilities, programs, services and parks, including the new playground at Miller Park located at 17004 Arrow Blvd. The playground officially opens to the public Thursday, July 12, 2018 during the Summer Concert Series. The first of its type playground in Fontana offers wheelchair accessible features. 

The playground's amenities include American with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible features such as swings, a merry-go-round like spinner, wheelchair ramp and wheelchair accessible self-propelled glider feature. The playground cost $248,000 to complete.   

The colorful playground is the newest addition to Miller Park. In May, the City celebrated the completion of the Miller Park Amphitheater and next year, the Park will welcome the completion of the Veterans Wall Memorial. Stop by and enjoy the new and improved amenities at Miller Park or visit one of the dozens of opportunities for play at one of our facilities. 

The City of Fontana has:

59 Sports Fields

45 Parks

10 Community Centers

7 Miles of Pacific Electric Trail

4 Aquatic Facilities

2 Splash Parks and Water Slides

3 Indoor Fitness Gyms

2 Outdoor Sports Pavilions

2 Performing Arts Theaters

2 Skate Parks

1 Dog Park 

The City of Fontana is celebrating Parks and Recreation Month, by inviting the community to discover the many ways parks and recreation can enhance the community’s quality of life, like science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programming; senior programs; innovative health and wellness opportunities; community celebrations; outdoor education; and more. 

The City of Fontana Community Services Department works year round to provide a diverse variety of interactive programs for people of all ages and abilities to enjoy including Above the Limits programs, Fontana Walks, recreation classes, aquatics programs, sports programs, senior programs and community events.

For more information about recreational programs and services, visit www.fontana.org.

 

 


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