Parks & Recreation

Parks Announcement

November 16 (as of 10 pm, 11/15): Opening regular schedule on Friday. HIVE No School Day will open at 9 am (bring a packed lunch). Other: The Thankful For Volleyball Tournament date has been moved to Sunday, November 18. Register in advance or onsite beginning at 8 am. The Rec Center will be closed November 22-23 for Thanksgiving. (Last updated 11/15 at 7 am)


Thankful For Volleyball Tournament

Thankful for Volleyball Tournament

NEW DATE: We invite all local co-ed volleyball teams to show off your teams's skills in this tournament on Sunday, November 18 at 9 am (registration begins onsite at 8 am). For ages 18+. Fee: $20 per person. Location: John Handley High School gym. Activity #: 631645-07

War Memorial Building/Recreation 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