Recreation & Parks

COVID-19 Update: Community Center Closed Until Further Notice.

The Community Center is closed until further notice. All Community Center programs, events, and classes are also canceled or postponed.  

If you need to speak with a staff member, please call 703-248-5027 (TTY711) between 9:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or email

We appreciate your patience as Recreation and Parks staff go through all scheduled classes and rentals to determine makeup schedules/cancellations and refunds. We do plan to get in touch with the rosters of each class with further details.

Welcome to Recreation & Parks!
The Recreation and Parks Department offers a year-round program of recreational and leisure-time activities for all age groups and interest levels. These programs include a variety of classes, athletic leagues, special events, and trips.

We sponsor special events throughout the year including the annual Memorial Day Parade and Festival, July 4 Fireworks, the Fall Festival, and Holiday Craft Show. 

The Recreation and Parks Department is also responsible for managing and maintaining neighborhood parks and the Cherry Hill Farmhouse and Barn.

The Falls Church Community Center is the main location for the Recreation and Parks Department. The Community Center hosts the majority of our programs and is the location of our staff offices.
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Mission Statement

The mission of the Falls Church Recreation & Parks Department is to provide a year-round program of recreation and leisure-time activities for all groups and interest levels. The Department is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life and fostering a sense of community by providing superior recreational, educational and cultural services and through the effective maintenance and protection of the City's natural resources.

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