Whether you’re looking to take in a game, tee off in peaceful quiet or cool down with a trip down a waterslide, Ventura County offer numerous recreational opportunities.
Beaches and Surfing
Whether you want to surf, paddleboard, kayak, kitesurf, Jet Ski, catch a professional surfing tournament or take a surf lesson from a professional surfer, Ventura has it all. The county’s beaches are consistently graded the cleanest beaches of Southern California, thanks to an army of local volunteers and community clean-up days. Abundant parking can be found near most beaches. You don’t have to leave your best friend at home; dogs are welcome at Surfer’s Point, Marina Park, Harbor Cove and Promenade Park beaches. Visit the Ventura County website for a complete list of public beaches and amenities.
This region features some of the best golf courses in Southern California. A variety of public and country club courses are available in Ventura County, including the 18-hole Rustic Canyon Golf Course, Saticoy Regional Golf Course, Soule Park Golf Course, Buenaventura Golf Course, Sterling Hills Golf Club or River Ridge Golf Club. For more information about courses in the county, go to https://visitventuraca.com/things-to-do/golf.
Ventura County Adult Sports Leagues
P.O. Box 99-Room 226
Ventura, CA 93002
The fun doesn’t have to stop when you grow up; just sign up for adult sports leagues through this county department. Build a team or look for a team to join in basketball, dodgeball, flag fooball, kickball, soccer, softball, volleyball and more. Visit
the website to download roster applications and for more information on seasons and games.
Ventura County Fusion
701 E. Santa Clara St., Suite 42
Ventura, CA 93001 805-830-8027
Founded in 2006, the Ventura County Fusion is the first professional soccer franchise from the area. The team plays in the Men’s United Soccer Premier Development League and faces off against teams from California, Utah, Washington, Texas, Florida and Illinois. In addition to matches, the Fusion promotes youth teams through soccer schools and workshops. For information about schedules, ticket prices and youth programs, visit the team website.