Welcome to Patch Reef Park!

The Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District and the City of Boca Raton jointly operate and maintain this park, which consists of fifty-five (55) acres of passive and active recreation facilities. Park facilities include a community center, softball and baseball fields, soccer/football fields, basketball courts, a fitness trail, a children’s playground, picnic pavilions and tennis courts. The park is open 7 days a week, Monday-Saturday, 8:00am-11:00pm. Sunday, 8:00am – 6:00pm E.S.T., 8:00am – 8:00pm E.S.T.

Tennis Winter Break Camp 12/26-12/30 & 1/2-1/6 For more information call 561-367-7090. See brochure under Junior Tennis

Community Center

The James A. Rutherford Community Center offers a variety of classes, activities and special events for all ages. The center provides meeting rooms for local service clubs and civic organizations. Beach, boat and dog park permits as well as pavilion reservations are available at the community center.


The Patch Reef Park Athletic Facilities consists of soccer,football fields, baseball/softball field, and outdoor basketball courts. City administered athletic programs offered at Patch Reef Park are: T-Ball/ Modified Coach Pitch, Adult Softball, and Adult Flag Football.


The Patch Reef Park Tennis Center offers tennis classes for all ages. Our website provides general information as well as a list of the latest programs, activities and special events hosted at the center. If you do not see what you want, or if you have any questions, please call and let our friendly staff assist you.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 12 9:00am-2:00pm $35.00 Take a trip with us to Palm Beach County Zoo.
February 16, Thursday, 9:00am-2:00pm, $40 Buildings& artifacts from 1895 to 1945, chat with the tow ... more
Free attractions: Strawberry the Clown, arts & crafts, free admission to the park. Cost: Rides $5.0 ... more
Contact Sharon Duke for opportunities' to volunteer at Patch Reef Park's special events 561-367-7035