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    Mountain Biking Trail Ride at Explore Park on Thursday, June 1

    Leave the asphalt behind and let us get you in gear for the trails with an International Mountain Bike Association certified instructor. They will provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to get out there on your own. All equipment provided. Read on...
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    Summer Program Registration Open for Residents

    Summer recreation programs are now open for registration for Roanoke County residents. Non-residents may sign up beginning Saturday, May 27. Pick up a copy of Explore Recreation Magazine to view our complete lineup. Read on...
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    Splash Valley Begins a New Season This Weekend - Open Saturday Through Monday

    Roanoke County’s outdoor aquatics facility, Splash Valley Water Park returns for a new season on Memorial Day Weekend. The park is open on Saturday, May 27 through Monday, May 29 and the following weekend. Daily operation begins on Thursday, June 8. Read on...
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    Air Force Woodwind Quintet to Provide Free Concert June 13

    Roanoke County Parks, Recreation & Tourism is proud to present a concert performance by Heritage Winds on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 7:30pm. This FREE concert will be held at the Brambleton Center located at 3738 Brambleton Ave. This woodwind quintet... Read on...
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    College Savings Workshop - Wednesday, May 24 at Brambleton Center

    The cost of college education is higher than ever. How will you afford this expense? This can't miss class will teach you how to send your children to the college of their dreams without bankrupting your own retirement. Discover strategies to... Read on...
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    Preschool Gymnastics Workshop - Thursday, May 25

    Join us for a three hour program for ages 3-5, filled with games, parachutes, snacks, crafts and gymnastics! Instruction from the experts at Prestige Gymnastics Academy from 9am to 12pm at Green Ridge Recreation Center on May 25. Read on...
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    Explore Recreation Magazine - Summer Edition Now Available

    Take a look at Roanoke County's lineup of summer recreation programs in the latest edition of Explore Recreation Magazine. Printed copies are available beginning today at our recreation centers, and will be delivered next weekend by mail. Registration... Read on...
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    Roanoke County Park Improvement Grants Now Available

    Roanoke County is currently accepting grant applications for the Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Capital Improvement Incentive Fund. This year up to $25,000 in matching funds will be awarded to park improvement projects that further the mission of the department. Read on...
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    Roanoke County Celebrates Arbor Day with a Tree Planting

    Students at Green Valley Elementary School observed Arbor Day on Friday, April 28 with student presentations, music, and a ceremonial tree planting. This event helped Roanoke County retain its Tree City USA designation by the Arbor Day Foundation.... Read on...
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    Explore Park Adventure Plan Receives 2017 Governor's Environmental Excellence Award

    At a ceremony on Tuesday during the 28th Annual Environment Virginia Symposium, Roanoke County was honored with a 2017 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Award for the Explore Park Adventure Plan. The County received an honorable mention... Read on...
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    Stand Up Paddleboarding at Explore Park Apr. 29, May 11 & May 27

    Go on a Stand Up Paddleboarding Adventure with no previous experience! Join the experts at Roanoke Mountain Adventures for fun on the water during select dates this April and May. Read on...
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    Splash Valley Season Passes Now On Sale - New Online Registration

    Save money with unlimited visits during the 2017 season! Splash Valley season passes are now available, with early bird savings through May 15. New this year, sign up online with your Roanoke County Parks account. Only 500 passes will be sold. Read on...
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    Summer Camp Programs Now Open for Registration

    Roanoke County's 2017 summer camp lineup has been set! Registration is now available for over 200 weeks of programming for ages 3 to 17. Pick up a copy of the new program guide at Green Ridge and Brambleton Center, or go online to browse your options. Read on...
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