Helpful Links and Information:
- Online Registration
- Activities and Classes
- Pool Information
- Map of City Parks
- Cecil F. Gilkerson Activities Center
- Lucy F. Simms Education Center
- Parks and Recreation Commission
- Heritage Oaks Golf Course
View the January - May 2018 Activity Guide.
Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Master Plan Study - 2013 Update
The Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation has worked with Land Planning and Design Associates to update the Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Master Plan. The 2013 Comprehensive Master Plan can be found on the city website for anyone who is interested.
The mission of the Harrisonburg Department of Parks and Recreation is to enhance the quality of life and meet the needs of every citizen by providing comprehensive leisure service opportunities. The department's mission is also to develop and maintain a safe system of open spaces and public facilities for the use and enjoyment by the community.
Director: Luanne Santangelo
Assistant Director: David Wigginton
Administrative Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm (except holidays)
Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation
305 South Dogwood Drive
Harrisonburg, VA 22801