Celebrating 80 Years of Regional Parks in 2014


Connecting Parks to People


For 80 years, we have been connecting parks to people by preserving open space and offering enjoyable and healthful recreational activities. We welcome you to participate in these activities and learn about your Regional Parks.

Anniversary Year Programs & Events

 Special 80th Anniversary Events (2014)


Read about the Park District’s history.

Moments of Inception: The Founding Vision of the East Bay Regional Parks, Bay Nature, April 2014 [PDF Version]

Did You Know?

How well do you know your Regional Parks? Brush up on these fun facts!

Become a Member

The Regional Parks Foundation offers member benefits, and supports park programs.


Download the 80th anniversary historic calendar! Adobe Acrobat PDF
Free print copies are available at Visitor Centers while supplies last.


Support the Regional Parks Foundation when you buy special 80th anniversary T-shirts, mugs and other gift items!

Then and Now