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Asbury Park Summer 2023 Recreation ProgramsSPACE IS STILL AVAILABLE! Sign Up for Asbury Park Recreation Department’s Summer 2023 Programming!

Asbury Park Residents only. Registration is required for all programs.

To register, visit City Hall (1 Municipal Plaza) Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 5pm. Additional registration hours will also be held on Saturday, June 17th from 10am to 12pm and on Friday, June 23rd from 5pm-630pm. 

Payment can be made by cash (please bring exact amount) or check/money order made payable to: City of Asbury Park. Credit/Debit card payments are not accepted.

Recreation Soccer 2023-1(1)Soccer Program Tuesdays 5:30pm
June 20 to August 1

 Learn the basics and participate in friendly soccer games.
 Grades 1 to 5
 Asbury Park Bradley Elementary Soccer Field
 Fee $25

Recreation Swimming 2022 YouthYouth Swimming Lessons Saturdays 9am to 10am
June 24 to July 29
Weekly lessons to learn the basics of swimming.
Grades 1 to 6
Boys & Girls Club at 1201 Monroe Avenue
Fee $25
Space is limited. First-come/first-served.

Recreation Swimming 2022 AdultAdult Swimming Lessons Saturdays 8am to 9am
June 24 to July 29

Weekly lessons to learn the basics of swimming.
Ages 18+
Boys & Girls Club at 1201 Monroe Avenue
Fee $25
Space is limited. First-come/first-served.
Recreation Track 2023-Summer Track Program  Thursdays 5:30pm July 6 to August 1
 Learn exercises, proper stretching, participate in drills and cooldown techniques in this fun filled camp.
Grades K-12
 Asbury Park High School Track
 Fee $25

Recreation Music Academy 2023FREE Lakehouse Music Academy Hip-Hop Week Music Camp 
July 17 to July 21
For aspiring artists and producers who want to develop their own voice while learning the history of hip-hop music and culture. Learn beat-making, rapping, producing in a digital audio work station, looping & more w/ Camp Instructor, Chill Smith!
Grades 6-12. 619 Lake Avenue. Space is limited.
Recreation Surf Camp 2023-1FREE Summmertime Surf One-Week Surf Clinic Grades 2-6
Email for details and to sign up.
Space is limited. First-come/ first-served.

Splash Park Open -1FREE City of Asbury Park Spray Park Visit our newly upgraded spray park this summer!
Atkins Ave behind AP Middle School
Open Daily 12noon-7pm, Weather Permitting
Memorial Day to Labor Day
Free admission
Children must be supervised by an adult

All dates and times are subject to change. For more information, contact Recreation Director Leesha Floyd at 732-502-5759 or email


Asbury Park’s Recreation Department provides quality recreation programs for our community, and supports existing programs by recreational agencies within the City, to help youth build confidence and self-esteem, while creating community.


Throughout the year, the Recreation Department offers sports, dance, mentoring programs and youth activities. During the summer, the Recreation Department holds a 6-week camp in collaboration with the Asbury Park Board of Education.

Fitness Facility

The Boxing and Fitness Facility offers workout equipment, treadmills, free weights and a regulation size boxing ring. The facility is open Monday to Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Annual Fees are $75 for 18 years and under and $150 for adults. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Community Events

Additionally, the Recreation Department produces community events such as the Back to School Block Party and annual Halloween Trunk or Treat Event.

Register for Programs

Visit the Recreation Department at City Hall (1 Municipal Plaza, 2nd Floor) Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Contact Director of Recreation, Leesha Floyd at 732-502-5759 or email Leesha Floyd.

Information on the Recreation Committee

Visit the Recreation Committee page.