Recreation

Our Recreation Department is responsible for Emerald Bay’s recreation program, and assists residents with information on upcoming events, programs, amenity reservations, tennis lessons, swim lessons, classes, summer camps, and many other recreational functions.

We encourage you to contact our staff via email or telephone with your questions regarding the Emerald Bay’s recreation programs and amenities. 

Youth Events

Monday Nights
Two options for a fun kids-night-out, depending on your child’s age.

Ages 8 and under: Movie Night! An all-inclusive evening of games, a movie, dinner, popcorn, and snacks.

Ages 9 and older: Offsite Activities! Kids will head out of the Bay for the night and explore different activities in Orange County such as bowling, laser tag, bonfires, and more!

Friday Fundays
Each week during the summer, kids will have the opportunity to participate in unique off-site activities, ranging from big trips to smaller excursions.

Roar & Snore
An overnight adventure starting with a fun-filled day at Sea World before heading to the San Diego Zoo for a Safari Park sleepover and private guided tour the following day!

Tennis Pizza Parties
This event is designed to introduce children to the game of tennis in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Children are placed into groups according to age and receive 1.5 hours of instruction followed by a pizza dinner party.

Adult Events

Adult Tennis Mixers
A fun night of Adult mixed doubles with hors d’oeuvres and drinks.

Men’s Tennis Nights
A boys’ night out involving live ball drills and refreshments.

Ladies’ League
A weekly ladies’ tennis competition including lunch and prizes!

Whisperball Clinics
Learn the silent version of pickleball! Adults and children welcome.

Tennis Calcutta
A full day event which includes breakfast, lunch, and refreshments.

Ladies’ Tennis Holiday Mixer
A game of round robin followed by a gift exchange!

Community Events

Summer Concert Series
Fun for the whole family! Concerts of all types offered throughout the summer.

Movie Nights in the Park
Bring your own snacks, blankets, and chairs – socially distanced!

St. Patrick’s Day
St. Patrick’s Day To-Go! Enjoy a traditional 3-course corned beef or smoked salmon dinner with all the fixings, prepared by Chef David.

Easter Egg Hunt
Egg hunt, breakfast pastries, cookie decorating, and pictures with the Easter bunny!

Car Show
From hot rods to custom imports, members show off their rides! Coffee and donuts provided.

Memorial Day Fair
A weekend filled with music, food, and parades! Bring the kids for face painting, bounce houses, and a petting zoo!

Firefighters Pancake Breakfast
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Tennis Calcutta
A competition where residents compete for the title, while spectators enjoy the buffet and bar!

4th of July Celebrations
An all-American celebration on the beach, complete with a BBQ and fireworks!

Annual Members Meeting
Enjoy a breakfast bar during election results, community updates, and a Q&A with the Boards.

Our Recreation Department is responsible for Emerald Bay’s recreation program, and assists residents with information on upcoming events, programs, amenity reservations, tennis lessons, swim lessons, classes, summer camps, and many other recreational functions.

Halloween Spooktacular
Hop in your golf carts to Trick-or-Treat! 5 themed booths will be set up around the Bay with photo ops and candy.

Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting
A golf cart light parade throughout the Bay. Followed by photos with Santa and a toy drive at Emerald Green.