Parks & Recreation

Parks Announcement

May 20: Yost and Henkel Harris Fields are closed. NEW CLASS (new date): Register by May 20 for the Basic Water Rescue Class to be held on May 22 from 8:30-12:30 pm (for ages 11+). Certification valid for 3 years. Call WPRD for details (activity #622244-B1). OUTDOOR POOL: The outdoor pool will not be opening on Memorial Day weekend this year and will open on June 2 due to the resurfacing of the pool taking longer than anticipated. All activities will begin as planned on June 2 with the 5th Annual Splash Bash at 12 pm.

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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) Cancelation Hotline: (540) 662-4946, ext. 2833
2) 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-Labor Day

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
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

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