Parks Special Events

Fall 2017 Movie Nights

Come see Beauty and the Beast on September 8th and Hotel for Dogs on September 22nd at the McCormac Amphitheater! Shows begin at 8:30 p.m. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy these free movie nights. 

Spookcessible Halloween event for children with special needs

A Halloween event for children with special needs. Search for easily accessible non-spooky ghosts to turn in for treats. Then head over to the pumpkin patch to look ofr a pumpkin gourd to take home. Bring a packed lunch and play on the accessible playground. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held in the Active Living Center gym. FREE. Location: Christianson Familyland, Jim Barnett Park

Ghouls and Gals Middle School Halloween Party

This Halloween dance for middle school students on October 21 from 7-9 pm will feature a live DJ and costume contest. Food will be available for purchase at minimal cost. SCHOOL ID IS REQUIRED for admission. No masks or weapons (costume or real). Costumes must be school dress code appropriate. Fee: $5 before October 20 ($8 at the door). Location: Jim Barnett Park, Gym


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
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