County Closures during Christmas Holiday

All County of San Diego offices, libraries and animal shelters will be closed to the public Sunday, Dec. 25 and Monday, Dec. 26 in observance of Christmas.

Additionally, all San Diego County libraries will close at 2 p.m. on Dec. 24.

County parks will be open on Dec. 25 and 26. However, there will be no public vehicle access or restroom availability with the exception of campgrounds and neighborhood day-use parks.

Below are holiday closure dates for the following parks facilities:

  • Fallbrook Community Center: Closed Dec. 25 – 26
  • Lakeside Community Center: Closed Dec. 25 – 26
  • Spring Valley Community Center: Closed Dec. 25 – 26
  • Lakeside Teen Center: Closed Dec. 6 – Jan. 6
  • Spring Valley Teen Center: Closed Dec. 23 – Jan. 8
  • Spring Valley Gym: Closed Dec. 24 – 26
  • 4S Ranch Sports Park Office: Closed Dec. 25 – 26
  • San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve Nature Center: Closed Dec. 25

The Department of Parks and Recreation’s reservation phone line will not be available, but customers can still make reservations online at

Essential services such as law enforcement and emergency animal control response will continue throughout the holiday period.

All other County offices will resume normal hours on Tuesday, Dec. 27.


Tracy DeFore is a communications specialist with the County of San Diego Communications Office. Contact