Kids to Parks Day is an annual, nation-wide event that encourages outdoor play and adventure. Organized by the National Park Trust, municipalities across the nation participate each year. To celebrate Kids to Parks Day, Roanoke Parks and Recreation is planning something new this year. Mark your calendars for May 18, 2019 and stay tuned for more information on how to celebrate your local parks! 

2018 Activity Stations:

Climbing Wall

Bouldering Area

Slackline Adventure Zone

Dance Party

Lawn Games

Face Painting

Frisbee Speed Throw

Disc Golf

Inflatable Bubble Relay

Scavenger Hunt

Hang Out Hammock Zone

Tree Climbing

Kids Yoga and Meditation

Free Play Area

Environmental Education

River Clean-Up

Roanoke River Kayaking

Roanoke River Tubing


2018 Organizations Attending:

Trout Unlimited

Roanoke Stormwater

Department of Medical Assistance Services

Virginia Cooperative Extension

Roanoke Master Naturalists

Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Girl Scouts of Virginia Skyline

Camp Roanoke

Pedal Up Program

Wilderness Adventures

Roanoke Fire and EMS

Roanoke Police



Ferguson Fitness

Clean Valley Council

Roanoke Valley Model Railway Club

Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center