Chico Area Recreation & Park District
Volleyball Open Gym

There will NOT be open gym volleyball Sunday, November 23rd through Sunday, November 30th.
Last Update: Thursday, November 20, 2014 9:27 AM
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

Adult Softball - Winter Freeze League 

Game Start Times:                6:00 -9:30 PM

Number of Games:               Eight guaranteed, + playoffs

Fee:                                         Early Bird $329

Registration Deadlines:        November 14, 2014

The new CARD "Freeze League," will be played on Tuesdays and Wednesdays "rain or shine” exclusively at Hooker Oak Park. Games will only be cancelled due to dangerous weather and/or field conditions.  Thursdays will be used as a make-up day, as needed. Division size is limited to a maximum of 8 teams.  Standard CARD and ASA rules will govern league play.

DivisionDayLeague Registration #

Tuesday Coed Open


Tuesday Men's Open


Wednesday Coed Open                          


Wednesday Men's Open



“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 November 22, 2014! Tournament format will be determined by the number of teams entered, with a 3 game guarantee.  There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place.  All games, including the championship, will be played on Saturday 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 are available here & online at

 League#        Division                        Day                     Deadline                Starts                    Fee

24983              Men’s Open                  Saturday                  11/20                    11/22                   $225.00

 Winter Adult Basketball

Registration Deadline:         11/20  

Dates:                                     12/1-3/12              

Times:                                    Games 7:10-10:10 PM, schedules available 11/24

Games:                                   Ten guaranteed, including playoffs

Fee:                                         5 on 5 leagues $439 by 11/20, $479 after 11/20

                                                3 on 3 leagues $239 by 11/20, $279 after 11/20

League#            Division                  Day                          

22965                  Men’s Elite              M

22966                  Men’s Competitive  T

22967                  Men’s Rec A            W

22968                  Men’s Rec B            W

22969                  Men’s 35+ 3 on 3    TH

22970                  Women’s Open        TH



Youth Sports- Registration Deadlines
For more information on each program, click here.


 Open Gyms 

Volleyball $3 per person
Wednesday evenings 7:00pm-9:00pm 
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.


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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.

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