Decorate your bike with glow sticks and lights and join the Night Bike Ride at Purcell Park on Bluestone Trail!
Parks and Recreation
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.
Bring your dog to the Smithland Road Dog Park and have some fun! Local dog vendors will be on site with giveaways along with contests for the dogs.
Bring your kids to Purcell Park to get an up close look at fire and police vehicles, construction vehicles, tractors and more!
Learn about the happenings throughout the Parks and Recreation Department at an Open House at the Simms Center in Ralph Sampson Park.
Participate in the Great American Campout locally at Hillandale Park! Great American Campout is a part of National Wildlife Federation’s 10 Million Kids Outdoors Campaign.
Join the Lucy F. Simms Continuing Education Center as we celebrate Black History Month in Harrisonburg.
This is a free event held at the Lucy Simms Center. Enjoy musical entertainment while socializing and sampling some traditional soul food dishes made by some of the Northeast Community's lifelong residents.
Spend a fun filled evening with your little miss at the Community Activities Center. Music, refreshments, and a special photo will all be included in your evening.
This event held at Westover Park is geared toward being an introduction to triathlons. The focus of this event is completion over competition. All finishers receive a finisher medal. This event is open to ages 5-17.