Studio City Recreation Center in Studio City, CA
Also known as Beeman Park, Studio City Recreation Center is located in a residential neighborhood near Beeman Avenue and Rye Street. Although it is only 3.5 acres, it’s still a great place to relax after a hard day of sight-seeing in Los Angeles. Area residents report that the park is clean and well-kept. Visitors report it is easy to find parking. Information can be found here.
If you just want some downtime, the Studio City Rec Center/Beeman Park has barbeque pits and picnic tables. The children’s play area has tons of playground equipment, and recycled rubber protects kids from falls. The play area includes a sand station. There are huge shady trees where you can lie in the grass and just doze. If you need to let off some steam, there is a lighted baseball diamond, basketball courts, outdoor fitness equipment, a walking path, a running track, and four unlighted tennis courts. If your kids like soccer, there are open soccer fields. If you need laid-back exercise, there are also horseshoe pits. See here for information about Getting Close to Celebrities in Studio City, CA.
If you are staying longer, the Rec Center offers sports clinics and tennis classes. Children can participate in baseball and basketball classes, Lacrosse lessons, a girls softball league, and a youth softball league.