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    Green Ridge Debuts New Equipment at Free Open House on Saturday

    Green Ridge Recreation Center is getting new exercise equipment this week! The wellness area is currently closed, but will re-open on Saturday, October 1 with demonstrations, prizes and more. The public is invited for a FREE from 4pm to 6pm. Read on...
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    New Orleans Trip - Free Preview on October 4

    We're going on a guided tour of New Orleans in July 2017. Get a FREE preview of this all-inclusive trip with Collette Vacations, only at the Brambleton Center on Tuesday, October 4 at 1pm. Read on...
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    Take a Bite Out of the Nite - Zombie Run at Green Hill Park Oct. 1

    It's not too late to sign up for the area's "scariest" fun run! New this year, the Roanoke Zombie 5K will be a night race. Proceeds will benefit the Special Olympics of Virginia. Read on...
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    Paint Your Pet - Family Paint Night at Brambleton Center, Sept. 30

    Paint a portrait of your beloved furry family member. What? I'm not an artist! Fear not- our artists pre-sketch your pet on the canvas for you from photos that you email to us. Complete with a step by step guide on how to paint your pet. Read on...
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    Green Ridge Getting New Wellness Equipment - Service Impacts Sept. 26-30

    This month Green Ridge Recreation Center will be revitalizing its wellness area with hundreds of new state-of-the-art pieces of exercise equipment, many of which are a first for southwest Virginia. As a result there will be service impacts, Sept. 26-30. Read on...
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    Mountain Biking Trail Ride at Explore Park on September 29

    Leave the asphalt behind and let us get you in gear for the trails. Learn the basics of mountain biking with an International Mountain Bike Association certified instructor. We'll provide the instructor and all the equipment! Read on...
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    Stand Up Paddleboard Class Sep. 28 - Last Chance of the Season

    Join our friends at Roanoke Mountain Adventures for a morning of instruction in Stand Up Paddleboarding at Explore Park. This is the final class of the season, and a great way to get introduced to a popular new sport. Read on...
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    Roanoke County Adopts Explore Park Adventure Plan

    The Roanoke County Board of Supervisors officially adopted the new adventure plan for Explore Park at a meeting on Tuesday, September 13. This plan presents the 20-year vision for the park as a destination outdoor recreation attraction with a tourism... Read on...
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    Fall Program Registration is Now Open for Everyone!

    Fall recreation program registration is now open for both residents and non-residents. Our lineup includes hundreds of programs for youth and adults, including dozens of new nature education opportunities. Read on...
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    Roanoke County Unveils Adventure Plan for Explore Park

    The Adventure Plan for Explore Park is now available online! The plan makes specific recommendations for future park improvements while serving as a guide to manage the facility’s development over the next 20 years. Read on...
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