Chico Area Recreation & Park District

If you're here to view your leagues schedules please click on your league in the left hand portion of this page.  It will take you directly to your schedule and standings will be updated regularly.

Rain Out Phone Number 895-4711 ext. 3.
Call one hour before your program is scheduled to start if there is inclement weather.
On-line Registration: To register your team on-line, you must obtain a User Id/Password from the CARD Main office, 895-4711.
Tournament Bracket Information
For Championship Games: Top seed is home team.

YOUTH LEAGUES: Teamsideline automatically computes the tie-breakers for seeding as follows: 
1. Winning Percentage
2. Head to Head
3. Common Opponent
4. Strength of Schedule
5. Coin Toss

ADULT LEAGUES: Teamsideline automatically computes the tie-breakers for seeding as follows 

1. Winning Percentage
2. Head-To-Head or Group
3. Head-To-Group Differential (for Head-to-Group Differential, it is the # of runs/points scored and allowed between the teams that are tied)
4. Common Opponents
5. Strength of Schedule
6. Total Runs Differential
7. Lowest Number of Forfeits
8. Coin Toss

"Chico Bowl" Flag Football Tournament 

Be a part of Chico's newest flag football tradition, The Chico Bowl!  This tournament will take place the weekend of February 22, 2015!  Tournament format will be determined by the number of teams entered, with a 3 game guarantee.  There will be prizes for 1st and 2nd place.  All games, including the championship, will be played on Sunday the 22nd. Tournament registration is now OPEN!  Team registration fee is $225.00.  Please call the CARD office at 895-4711 and ask for Chase if you would like more information. Complete tournament information packets will be available online at


2015 ASA Softball Training
Interested in joining the CARD umpiring crew?   This ASA clinic is required for all umpires in the CARD softball program.  Registration includes lunch and certification cards.  Your certification will also allow you to umpire in other ASA certified tournaments/leagues as well.

Day/Date: Sunday, March 8th
Time: 8:00am-2:30pm
Location: Pleasant Valley Recreation Center, 2320 North Ave. Chico, CA.
Registration Fee: $40

You may register at the CARD Main office, 545 Vallombrosa Ave. Chico, CA or online at the link below.
We will accept registration on site, the day of the training (cash or check only).

Course #26862


Youth Sports- Registration Deadlines

For more information on each program, click here.
ProgramRegistration DatesFee

Elementary & Jr. High Volleyball League

2/20/15 (in person)

2/22/15 (on-line)


High School Volleyball League


Track and Field (9-14 years old)


Ultimate Sports Academy (USA) (3-5 grade)



Adult Sports- Spring Registration

Early Bird Registration ends 2/26/15

Regular Registration ends 3/5/15

For more information on each program, click here.


Program Leagues Offered Early Bird Fee
Adult Volleyball Womens/Coed, Comp/Rec $219
Adult Basketball Men's Non-Ref $149
Adult Softball Men's/Women/Coed $349
Adult Baseball Men's metal bat $500
Adult Flag Football Men's Open $369
Adult Soccer Men's/Coed, 11 & 7 A-side $539/$309
Adult Kickball Coed Open $119
Adult Ultimate Coed Open $109



Open Gyms 


Volleyball $3 per person
Wednesday evenings 7:00pm-9:00pm (No Wednesday open gym through the winter session - 11/26-3/18)
Sunday evenings 4:00pm-6:00pm

Basketball $3.00 per person
Sunday mornings 9am-11pm.
Open gym Guidelines
1) $3 or valid punch card per person is due upon entering the gym. No exclusions. (No IOUs or partial payments)
2) If there are not at least 10 participants present, open gym will be shut down for the day (drop-in fee will be refunded).
3) Due to the large amount of people that attend open gym, capacity may be capped at 28 people...(4 teams of 6 w/one sub per team).
Each Open Gym Punch Card is $25 has 10 punches, good for use at any open gym session.  NO EXPIRATION. Course start and end dates DO NOT dictate when card can be used.  If purchased on-line:, card will be sent out to the Field House for pick-up the following scheduled open gym.


ASA Certified Equipment page: HERE

Adult Sports Free Agents
Don’t have a team?  Go to and use the free agent sign up link.  Give us some background information about yourself, the sport you are interested in, and a way to reach you, and we will circulate that information to the managers in our leagues to help you pick up with a team.  Another great way to get on a team is to be at the fields connecting with adults in the community!

Chico Senior Softball Club
Established in 1984, the Chico Senior Softball Club (CSSC) is an independent club that provides an opportunity for individuals 48 years and older to pursue their love of the game of softball. Through an arena of competition, sportsmanship and teamwork, the club promotes fun, fellowship and camaraderie. If you are interested in learning more about this club, visit or call 530-345-1111 or 530-566-4849.

Email                                                                                                                                      Do you want to know when registration is for the next season, or when games will start? We email out communications regarding upcoming events you will want to know about.Click here to put your email address on the list to receive Chico Area Recreation District communications.


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