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Address: Pio Pico St., Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone Number: 760-602-4690 (Carlsbad-Parks-Line)
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This tree-covered park is a popular gathering place for locals, perfect for...

This tree-covered park is a popular gathering place for locals, perfect for picnics, horseshoes and parties and the site of the annual Oktoberfest.

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Old style park, good playground

This is an old style park - lots of big trees, grass, picnic tables, ramadas, and playground. On summer weekends it seems to be the site of lots of birthday parties.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
bigtyke
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greeley, CO

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Holiday Park is beautiful. On any given weekday families are there with children from babies to pre-teens. The bathroom facilities are convenient and clean, there are a number of picnic tables, an extensive play structure, and plenty of shade. My nephews, aged 8 and 10, were just visiting and 2 days ago I took them there to play. They loved... More 

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Thank agalleno
Carlsbad, California
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45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Nice local park with easy access and parking. Good place for a picnic, take the kids to play or just want to relax in an outdoor environment. Clean and accessible restrooms. Annual Oktoberfest and other activities.

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Cedar Park
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Many picnic tables and a HUGE tree to sit under. A bit noisy since it is next to the Interstate. Great playscape.

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Thank Patricia C
Florida
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187 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Fun Day with Steph, Dave & Oscar, it was so very conveniently located and I love the shaded areas, the volleyball courts and the open fields to play in, beautiful park! Great Trees!

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Thank IndianagirlFlorida
greeley, CO
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305 reviews
103 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This is an old style park - lots of big trees, grass, picnic tables, ramadas, and playground. On summer weekends it seems to be the site of lots of birthday parties.

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Thank bigtyke
Carlsbad, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

It's centrally located, near the I-5 Freeway. Large enough for the October Fest celebration. Ample parking all around the park. It has a playground, gazebo & restrooms. The only drawback, a bit noisy because being near the Freeway.

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Thank William H
Carlsbad, California
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Great big park adjacent to the I-5 freeway. It has restrooms and plenty of room for birthday parties or family events. It can be a little noisy due to the freeway but many of the large shade trees help to muffle the sound. Aside from the occasional ice cream truck, there are no food options here.

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Thank John D
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This is a great park because of the amount of green space for running around with a frisbee, and also a great kids structure area. Unfortunately there are almost always homeless guys sleeping there or hanging out there.

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Thank Sarah T
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

Cute park with a convenient location, near to Rodeway inn hotel, and next to the Highway! Just take a blanket, make a picnic or enjoy a book.

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San Diego, California
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21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

In the heart of Old Carlsbad Holiday Park is a sweet well used park by locals and travelers alike. It has something for everyone. A upgraded playground, horseshoe pits, a sand volleyball pit, picnic areas, greenbelts and its famous band stand. Holiday Park comes I've in October for the best and most well known Obtoberfest in San Diego. Everyone becomes... More 

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