Road to Recovery: Recreation, Entertainment, Travel and Learning

Effective Monday, January 25, Los Angeles County is moving to align its Health Officer Order with the guidance issued by the state of California and key sectors will be able to reopen immediately. By Friday, January 29, the County anticipates the reopening of additional key sectors—including outdoor restaurant dining —with additional safeguards in place to protect employee and customer safety as we continue to experience high caseloads and transmission rates. To learn more, click here.

Can be open

  • Beaches and piers
  • BMX areas and bike parks
  • Outdoor playgrounds (Indoor playgrounds remain closed)
  • Campgrounds, RV parks, and outdoor recreation (incl. Equipment Rentals)
  • Community gardens
  • Day camps
  • Drive-in movie theaters
  • Golf courses
  • Horse riding/equestrian
  • Hotels
  • Libraries
  • Model Airplane Areas
  • Music, film and television production
  • Parks (Outdoor Playgrounds can open if allowed by the City or County Parks/Recreation)
  • Pickleball, tennis courts, and Bocce Courts
  • Outdoor public pools and outdoor pools in multi-unit residential housing (eg. apartments, condominiums, and HOAs)
  • Public trails (Walking and Hiking)
  • Shooting and archery ranges
  • Vehicle-based parades

Can be open for outdoor services or activities

  • Cardrooms can be open outdoors with modifications
  • Gyms/Fitness Centers (incl. in Multi-unit Residential Housing) (Face coverings are required except when entering or in an outdoor pool or when activities require heavy exertion)
  • Museums, Galleries, Zoos, and Aquariums (Only outdoor portions and exhibits are open)
  • Places of Worship (including Weddings/Funerals. Recorded and live-streamed services without an audience are also allowed)
  • Youth Sports Leagues (Only outdoor youth sports activities that allow for appropriate physical distancing are allowed)

Closed for now

  • Arcades, bowling alleys, and movie theaters
  • Bars, Craft Distilleries, and Tasting Rooms (except for Retail Sales)
  • Family entertainment centers
  • Basketball and volleyball courts
  • Festivals
  • Hot tubs, jacuzzis and spa pools (If not at a residence)
  • Live performance theaters and concert venues
  • Lounges and nightclubs
  • Satallite Wagering and Onsite Wagering at Racetracks
  • Stadiums and arenas (Closed to the public)
  • Theme/Amusement Parks (including Water Parks and Splash Pads in these Parks)