Parks Special Events

A Splash of Salsa event

Have fun swimming under the stars, learning to Salsa dance and dancing on the Jim Barnett Park outdoor pool deck at the Park's NEW Splash of Salsa event on August 25 from 7-9 pm. $6 per person. A DJ will play awesome music and food will be available for purchase. For all ages.

Grass Volleyball Tournament for adults

Get your team ready for our Summer of Slam Grass Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, September 15 for ages 18+. Women's and men's doubles (BB/A). $50/team. Registration begins at 8 am and the tournament starts at 9 am on Preston Field in Jim Barnett Park.

Canine Swim

For the fourth consecutive year, let's end the summer with a canine splash! Bring your dog to the outdoor pool in Jim Barnett Park for a swim on September 15 from 1-3 pm for the Park's All Paws on Deck Canine Swim event. Dogs must be at least six months old, have paper proof of rabies vaccination (tags not accepted as proof), and be non-aggressive. $2, free for current Dog Park members.


Special Event Permits

Click here for more information about holding a special event in Jim Barnett Park.


Leslie Bowery
Recreation Coordinator - Special Events
Winchester Parks & Recreation
1001 East Cork Street
Winchester, VA  22601
(540) 662-4946
Fax (540) 678-8791
Email