Algin Sutton Recreation Center

Park Website:
Algin Sutton Park
8800 S Hoover St, Los Angeles, CA 90044
16.46 acres


Children's Play Areas: Grade A-
Picnic & Sitting Areas: Grade A-
Outdoor Courts: Grade A-
Athletic Fields: Grade A
Landscaping & Natural Areas: Grade B+
Exercise Areas & Trails: Grade A
Park Center Interiors: Grade A-
Exterior Infrastructures: Grade B+
Park Cleanliness: Grade C-
Restrooms: Grade F
Drinking Fountains: Grade A
Graffiti: Grade A-
Special Facilities:

The park has several unique and well-maintained sports facilities including: a lighted L.A. Galaxy soccer field, fitness zone, handball courts, two Dodgers Dreamfields, and a futsol court. There was ample onsite parking available.

Absence of Graffiti

The park was basically free of graffiti.

Water Conservation

There were a few places in the park where standing water was noted, as well as patches of dry grass.


One field restroom was in poor condition with debris piled in the corner. The outdoor men’s restroom was locked and not accessible.

Park Cleanliness and Maintenance

There was a moderate amount of litter, including empty liquor containers. Additionally, there were bulk items, including chairs and boxes/bags of clothing, left near the park entrance. Tire tracks were in the grassy area.

Sports Programs

Baseball, Basketball (Co-ed/Clinic & League), Girls Softball, RBI Baseball & Softball, Soccer, Tennis Clinics, Volleyballs , Late Night Hoops, Flag Football, Girls Play LA (Ages 8 –¬†15)

Other Programs

Free Lunch (Summer), L.A. Kids, Seasonal Day Camp, CLASS Park (Teen Programming) Tutoring Available, Cheerleading Class, Drill Team, After School Club, Friday Night Teen Extreme, Summer Night Lights, Youth PLUS Site (up to age 20 years)

Facility Features

Auditorium, Baseball Diamond (Lighted), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Indoor), Basketball Courts (Lighted / Outdoor), Children’s Play Area, Picnic Tables, Soccer Field (Lighted), Tennis Courts (Lighted), Futsol Field, Computer Lab, Fitness Zone, Stage, Multipurpose Building, Handball Courts

How are Angelenos using this park?

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