DeFremery Recreation Center

DeFremery Recreation Center, housed in a historic Victorian style building in the heart of West Oakland, offers many cultural, educational, and recreational programs for youth and teens.


Popular programming includes African dance and Summer Day Camp. DeFremery Recreation Center is one of the few recreation centers with a swimming pool. The center also features tennis courts, basketball courts, softball field, skate park, and a rentable space for meetings and weddings.

Renting deFremery Recreation Center

Please visit our front desk to get rate information. You can find the application materials below or pick them up from the front desk.

You can reserve deFremery Recreation Center 30 days to 11 months in advance of the requested reservation date. If a request is approved for an event within two weeks to 30 days, you must pay a service fee. NO reservation requests are accepted less than two weeks in advance.

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