Christmas Parade Entries Sought

Exeter Community Services/Recreation Department is accepting applications for participation in the 2017 Exeter Christmas Parade. The deadline to apply is November 27, 2017.

This year’s theme is Christmas in Paradise. The following categories are featured:

  • Youth
  • Float
  • Marching Band
  • Dancing/Baton Group
  • Animal
  • Misc.

Note: Remember that there will be no Santa impersonators allowed in the entries.

Please download and submit the completed entry form to Exeter Community Services, PO Box 237, Exeter, CA 93221. You can also pick up and submit forms at the Community Services Office. The office, located at 137 N. F Street, is open Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm. For information, call 592-5262.

2018 Youth Basketball

The Exeter Community Services Department is currently accepting registration for the 2018 Youth Basketball season. All boys and girls in K-8th grade are eligible to participate. Our volunteer coaches will teach the basic skills of basketball in a fun, non-competitive atmosphere. Players will learn the importance of team play, good sportsmanship BUT most of all HAVE FUN.
League play is tentatively set to begin on Saturday, January 13, 2018. Players will practice one night a week, and that night and time will be determined by the coach.
** Please note: League configurations are determined by enrollment per grade. (i.e.: K-1st vs. K-2nd etc…)

Registration fee (LEAGUE ONLY): $45.00 per player if paid by Monday, November 27, 2017.
Registration fee (LEAGUE AND 3 DAY BASKETBALL CAMP): $60.00 per player if paid by date above
FEE INCREASES TO: $55.00 per player (LEAGUE ONLY) AFTER Monday, November 27, 2017.
BASKETBALL CAMP ONLY: $25.00 per player.


What better way to start the Youth Basketball season than with a Basketball Camp. Camp will run December 27-29 at the WILSON MIDDLE SCHOOL GYM. K-4th grade boys and girls will be from 9am-11:00am. 5th -8th grade boys and girls will be from 12pm-2pm.
Get a head start and come out to camp!

Download and complete the registration form and mail or return it with fee to: Exeter Community Services Office: PO Box 237, Exeter, CA 93221. For information call 592-5262 .

Fall Festival 10K/2M Run

The City of Exeter 10K/2M Fall Festival Run will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017. The run starts and finishes at Exeter City Park (Cedar and D Street). The 10k, 6.2 miles, is a flat and fast run through the streets of Exeter. The 2M Prediction goes through downtown and city streets.
The first 50 PAID AND SIGNED REGISTRATION entrants receive a T-shirt.***
10k run awards will be given to the first three to finish in each division and to the fastest male and female. 2 Mile awards will be given to top 10 prediction times.
Registration: 10k/2m – $25.00. RACE DAY REGISTRATION $35.00
***Only the first 50 PAID AND SIGNED REGISTRATION entrants will receive a t-shirt, you ARE NOT guaranteed a shirt on race day.
Pre-register by completing the registration form (Click to download) and returning with fee to:
Exeter Recreation
PO Box 237,
Exeter, Ca. 93221.
You may also register in person at the Exeter Recreation Office located at 137 N F St. or at City Park on race day.
Note: Registration/Check-in starts at 6:00am on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the City Park. Race Time is 7:00am.

Fall Festival Lip Sync Contest

The Fall Festival Lip Sync Contest will be held FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017 at 6PM at CITY PARK GAZEBO.

Prizes will be award to children in the following categories: Male Soloist, Female Soloist, and Group
Age divisions for competition will be as follows: K-1st, 2nd -3rd, 4th-5th and 6th and older
Dress up like your favorite singer or band and lip sync to their song. All songs will be faded out at the 3-minute mark. NO EXCEPTIONS. ONLY 2 OF THE SAME SONG WILL BE ALLOWED, SO GET YOUR REGISTRATION IN EARLY. Please bring your own CD of the recorded song. For more information, contact Community Services at 592-5262.

To register, please complete the Lip Sync Registration Form and return it to our NEW OFFICE LOCATION at 137 N F St, Exeter, Ca. 93221.

Participants Name(s): If participating in a group category, please list name, grade and phone number of all participants. If in a group, you will compete in the grade category of the highest grade in the group. We must also have a signature from each child’s parent or guardian in order to participate.

DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS: Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Fall Festival Horseshoe Tournament

Get out those horseshoes and start practicing! Exeter’s Fall Festival Celebration will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017. As usual, the tournament will be a round robin style, with 6 players. Each game will be a 40-shoe cancellation. Ties for first place will be settled by a play-off time permitting or total points. Ties for second place will be settled by ringer average unless group is handicapped.
You will be notified after October 6, 2017 as to which class you have been assigned. Pitching times are tentative. You must be available to pitch at any time. Class times are as follows:

Classes A: 9am B: 9am C: 11:30pm D: 11:30pm E: 2pm F: 2pm

** Please note: Only the FIRST 36 PAID PLAYERS will be allowed to participate.


*Please sign in at least 30 minutes prior to your class starting time.

Raffle…..You do not have to be present to win!!!!!

Registration fee is $25.00. Participants must complete this registration form below and mail it to:
P.O. Box 237, Exeter, California 93221

or bring to the Parks & Recreation Office at 137 N. F St.

For more information please call Danny Kyle at 661-448-7583 or Exeter Recreation at

Horseshoe Form

You can also download this form, here.