Welcome to Henrico County Recreation & Parks!
We are pleased to offer our citizens a variety of programs and activities for all ages, including residents with special needs. From visual arts to nature and outdoors, preschool to senior adults, there is something for everyone!
Our Division also oversees the development, construction, and maintenance of many parks, recreation facilities, athletic complexes, and historic sites throughout Henrico County
All Recreation and Parks buildings, including recreation centers and facilities are closed until further notice. All recreation programs and activities are canceled.
All parks remain open, with the exception of certain amenities. These area are now closed: playgrounds, restrooms, park shelters, dog parks, pickleball courts, and tennis courts. These areas will be locked and/or have signage posted. Please avoid these areas and continue to follow current CDC guidelines for social distancing and personal hygiene. Henrico County parks will continue to remain open subject to these specific restrictions. Please enjoy getting outside while remaining safe and respectful of others.
(Updated March 30 in accordance with Executive Order 55, issued by the Governor of Virginia.)
- Glover Park
- Belmont Park Master Plan
- Playground Replacement
- Taylor Park
- High School Athletic Field Improvements: Henrico HS
- Available 24/7
- Search by category, age, or location
- Major credit cards accepted (small convenience fee)
- Experiencing an issue? Check our registration FAQs.
Summer 2020 Program Guides
We are delaying Summer Program Guide distribution and summer registration, originally scheduled for April 11 & 18. We will release an updated Program Guide once we have more clarity on what we can do this summer and when.
View and register for our programs online!
A variety of internship opportunities are available with Recreation and Parks for students who are enrolled in an accredited college/university with an appropriate major. Internships are coordinated through Human Resources.
Looking for a way to serve the community? Recreation and Parks has a variety of volunteer positions available. These positions may include daytime, evening, or weekend hours on an as needed basis. Volunteer opportunities are coordinated through Human Resources.
Playful City USA
Henrico receives 2017 Playful City USA honor
County joins neighboring localities in regional recognition
Henrico County has been recognized as a 2017 Playful City USA community by KaBOOM!, a national nonprofit organization that encourages bringing balanced and active play into the daily lives of all children. Henrico’s designation joins those of the city of Richmond, town of Ashland and counties of Charles City, Chesterfield, Goochland, Hanover, New Kent and Powhatan. Collectively, the localities represent the first region fully recognized through the Playful City USA program.
6800 Staples Mill Road
Henrico, VA 23228
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775