County to Close for Christmas Day

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

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

The following parks facilities will be closed on Dec. 25:

  • Fallbrook Community Center
  • Lakeside Community Center
  • Spring Valley Community Center
  • Lakeside Teen Center
  • Spring Valley Teen Center
  • Spring Valley Gym
  • 4S Ranch Sports Park Office
  • San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve Nature Center

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. 26.

Michelle Mowad is a communications specialist with the County of San Diego Communications Office. Contact