Parks & Recreation

Parks Announcement

August 14: Henkel Harris and Yost Fields are closed due to wet conditions.


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A Splash of Salsa

Swim under the stars at the outdoor pool in Jim Barnett Park while also learning to Salsa dance and dancing the night away to popular music provided by a DJ on August 25 from 7-9 pm (new time). Food will be available for purchase. For all ages.

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

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