Things to Do
King City Recreational Activities
Numerous recreational facilities and areas can be found throughout the city and outlying areas. The King City Public Golf Course has a nine-hole course with driving range and clubhouse. The King City Park and Recreation Center has two swimming pools, a diving pool, a wading pool, a water slide, a playground with BBQ facilities, a recreation building and meeting room, three indoor racquetball courts, tennis courts and newly built San Antonio Community Park.
The nearby San Lorenzo Regional Park provides hiking, camping and sports facilities. In addition, the park has an exhibit barn and main museum displaying historical scenes and antique farm equipment. Each Fourth of July, the park sponsors the Valley Heritage Day for local citizens and visitors. Other activities nearby include the San Antonio Mission , Soledad Mission, Fort Hunter Liggett Military Reserve, the Los Padres National Forest, Lake San Antonio, and Lake Nacimento. For wine enthusiast there are several wineries also located on the out skirts of the city. Events such as the Salinas Valley Fair and Valley Heritage Days are held annually and attract visitors to the area. Professional clubs, fraternal and service organizations, ethnic and veteran groups offer many benefit events as well. Theatre King City Cinemas, 200 Broadway, 385-9100
Several youth organizations are available for young people to join and become involved with the community. Some of these organizations include the King City Recreation Department, which also offers adult programs as well, Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts of America, 4-H, Future Farmers of America, Police Explorers and a dance studio. There are also several American Red Cross and church youth programs available.
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