Manning Park

Manning-Entrance

Reservable Areas: includes a $15 non-refundable reservation fee.

Area Capacity Fee
Area 1 75 $115.00
Area 6 40 $90.00
Area 9 310 $315.00
Area A/2 90 $115.00
Bridal Area B 75 $90.00
Bridal Area C 25 $65.00

Park Description:

Diversity describes this park, with a variety of picnic areas, ball field, tennis courts, and a renovated, historic carriage house, which is available for use by non-profit community youth groups (reservable in advance, free of charge). The manicured landscaping and specimen trees are striking in the portion that was once a private estate.

Park Features:

Ball Fields, BBQ Grills, Benches or Picnic Tables, Bike Trails, Bird Watching, Group Picnic Areas, Hiking Trails, Horseshoes, Playground, Restrooms, Tennis.

Fun Fact!

In 1935, the 11.98 acre Manning Family Estate was deeded to the County as Manning Park.

Location:

From Highway 101 in Montecito, exit on San Ysidro Road and go north one mile. This road actually splits Manning County Park, with the entrance to the main park on your left, and to the lower annex via Santa Rosa Lane.

Hours:

8:00 AM to Sunset

Reservable areas:

Area 1

Manning-Area1

Capacity:

75

Fee:

$115.00

Bouncer Allowed:

No

Amenities:

Electricity; water; full shade; 100 yds. from restrooms; 120 yds. from playground.



Area 6

Manning-Area6

Capacity:

40

Fee:

$90.00

Bouncer Allowed:

No

Amenities:

Electricity; water; partial shade; 30 yds. from restrooms; 100 yds. from playground.



Area 9

Manning-Area9

Capacity:

310

Fee:

$315.00

Bouncer Allowed:

Yes, with $30.00 bouncer fee.

Amenities:

Electricity; water; partial shade; 30 yds. from restrooms; 30 yds. from playground.



Area A2

Capacity:

90

Fee:

$115.00

Bouncer Allowed:

No

Amenities:

This is a combination bridal area/group picnic area. Electricity; water; partial shade; 30 yds. from restrooms; 80 yds. from playground.  Prior authorization and walk-through are required for weddings, memorial services and other special events.  Unauthorized events may result in additional fees or eviction.



Bridal Area B

Manning-BridalB

Capacity:

75

Fee:

$90.00

Bouncer Allowed:

No

Amenities:

A mandatory pre-wedding walk-through is required with the Manning Park Ranger.  To schedule a walk-through, contact the Manning Park Ranger at (805) 969-0201.  This bridal area can be reserved in 3-hour increments:  from: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM; or from: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM



Bridal Area C

Manning-BridalC

Capacity:

25

Fee:

$65.00

Bouncer Allowed:

No

Amenities:

A mandatory pre-wedding walk-through is required with the Manning Park Ranger.  To schedule a walk-through, contact the Manning Park Ranger at (805) 969-0201. This bridal area can be reserved in 3-hour increments: from:11:00 AM to 2:00 PM; or from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.