Roanoke Rapids Parks and Recreation
The mission of the Roanoke Rapids Parks and Recreation Department is to serve the community by providing a well-rounded program of activities for all ages and by providing safe, attractive, and clean park and recreation facilities.
Contact: John Simeon, Director of Parks & Recreation
Phone: (252) 533-2847
Fax: (252) 533-2853
Annual Special Events
Below are the annual special events through the Parks & Recreation Department:
Easter Egg Hunt:
The Roanoke Rapids Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting FREE Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday, April 8, 2017 for ages infant - 12 years old only. Hunt will begin at TJ Davis Recreation Center at 9 a.m. sharp and at Chaloner Recreation Center at 10:00 a.m. sharp. Bring an Easter Basket to gather the eggs. Games & Prizes to follow the hunt!
Fridays in the Park: Summer Concert Series
Musical acts one Friday during each month of April, May, June, & July from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Centennial Park in Roanoke Rapids, unless otherwise noted. FREE event for all. Banners, billboards, and the city website will be announcing all of the details, including dates and times.
Lighting of the City Christmas Tree
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Lloyd Andrews City Meeting Hall
700 Jackson Street
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Interested in playing some volleyball? Join our TJ Davis Volleyball Club on facebook! This group is designed for anyone in Roanoke Rapids or the surrounding area age 16 and up. It also serves as a way for members to connect and coordinate matches and free play with others in the community. We will have the nets set up for free play every Tuesday evening at 7 at TJ Davis.