Recreation & Parks

Snow Updates News Flash

Community Center Closed on Sunday, January 13, 2019


The Community Center is closed due to the snow storm. The Mary Riley Styles Public Library is also closed.

The City has declared a Snow Emergency starting at 10 a.m. on Sunday, January 13. This means that the Snow Emergency Routes will be activated and all parked vehicles must be moved off the street or risk ticketing or towing. The list of snow emergency routes is available here.
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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