As part of National Recreation and Park Association initiatives, Harrisonburg City has recognized July 2018 as Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Month!
Allow Parks and Recreation staff to assist you in completing a 50-Mile Challenge, helping you set and achieve your summertime fitness goals.
Try out some of Harrisonburg’s food trucks at the Lucy Simms Center and enjoy a great day in the park. Make sure to bring a blanket so you can have a picnic with your favorite food truck cuisine.
Learn about the happenings throughout the Parks and Recreation Department at an Open House at the Simms Center in Ralph Sampson Park.
Join the Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center as we celebrate Black History Month in Harrisonburg.
Meet new people, bring your neighbors, friends, and family to this free event with free food and music at Ralph Sampson Park.
The Lucy F. Simms Center is collecting gently used dresses, accessories, and shoes for local girls looking to attend their high school prom. This giveaway event is open to any person attending a high school prom.
The Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center has a gymnasium, fitness room, and nine station computer lab, four classrooms, conference room, and Parks and Recreation staff office.
Facilities located in the city parks - Cecil F. Gilkerson Community Activities Center, Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center, and Westover Swimming Pool Complex.