Parks & Recreation

Parks Announcement

September 25: Bridgeforth, Bodie Grim, Henkel Harris, Rotary, Yost, Preston Large, and Eagles fields are closed. Also, Friendship game field, Weaver field, Harvest Ridge field, Horseshoe Courts, BMX Track, Amphitheater Hill, Festival Field, DMMS and FDES fields are closed.


Mini Drive-in Movie

Mini Drive-In Movie

Join us for a mini drive-in movie night on October 5 at 6 pm in the Jim Barnett Park gym. Showing: "Cars." Children 6 and under and arrive early (5:30 pm) and decorate a cardboard box car to park and watch the movie in. Boxes and decorating supplies will be provided (while supplies last) or bring your own. FREE! Open to all ages but the cardboard boxes will be provided to ages 6 and under only, first-come, first-served. 

War Memorial Building/Active Living Center

1001 East Cork Street
Winchester, VA  22601
(540) 662-4946

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Hours of Operation:

Day Time
Monday-Friday 5:30 am-9:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Sunday Noon-6:00 pm


Cancelations due to inclement weather will be posted on the following:

1) This webpage
3) City of Winchester's Facebook page

Other Park Facilities Hours:

Facility Hours
Jim Barnett Park Outdoor Activities (Map) 7:30 am-10:00 pm
Neighborhood Parks (Map) Sun-up to Sun-down (Seasonally)
Administration Office 8:00 am-5:00 pm (M-F)
Outdoor Pool Memorial Day-September 14

Holiday Hours:

Date Adjusted Building Hours
Martin Luther King Jr. Day -  January 15, 2018 CLOSED
Easter - April 1, 2018 CLOSED
Apple Blossom Festival, May 4-6, 2018 Closing at 3:00 pm on May 4, 2018
CLOSED May 5-6, 2018
Memorial Day - May 28, 2018 CLOSED
Labor Day - September 3, 2018 CLOSED (outdoor pool open noon-6:45 pm)
Thanksgiving CLOSED November 22-23
Christmas CLOSED December 24-25
New Year's Eve - December 31, 2018 Closing at 6:00 pm
New Year's CLOSED January 1

Instructors Needed

Program Instructors Needed

Get paid to do what you love. Call Sabrina at 540-662-4946 and let her know what class you'd like to teach at the park.

Lynn MillerLynn Miller
Winchester Parks & Recreation
1001 East Cork Street
Winchester, VA  22601
(540) 662-4946
Fax (540) 678-8791


Matt LittleMatt Little
Assistant Director

(540) 662-4946