Parks & Recreation Events
The Orange County Parks and Recreation Office strives to offer a variety of recreational activities, including classes, clinics, and camps. We also aim to provide fun events for all ages. Below is a listing of events being planned by Orange County Parks & Recreation or the Orange County Parks & Recreation Foundation. For a listing of events in Orange County by other event planners, please visit the Orange County Tourism website: www.visitorangevirginia.com.
Friday, July 1, 2022
Gates open at 6:00 p.m.; Fireworks at dark
The next Playin' in the Park Independence Celebration will be held Friday, July 1, 2022 at Booster Park. Admission is free. There are no tickets. Freewill donations will be accepted by OCHS Football for parking services. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Enjoy live music, a Touch-A-Truck, and food vendors during this family friendly event. Fireworks will take place at dark. You are welcome and encouraged to bring picnics, blankets, and lawn chairs. Alcohol is prohibited. Pets must be on-leash at all times. Parking is limited, please arrive early.
Planned food vendors will include: Barbara's Soulfood, Buffalo Wild Wings, B-Radd & Honey, R U Freak'n Hungry, and Kona Ice of Culpeper.
This event is brought to you thanks to the support of the following businesses and organizations: the County of Orange, the Town of Orange, the Town of Gordonsville, Somerset Sod Farms, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative, 103.1 WJMA, Mason Insurance Agency Inc, Reynolds GM Subaru, Piedmont Power, Skydive Orange, Altman Tire & Auto Sales, Mr. & Mrs. V. Rea Jones, Cowan Realty, and Orange Tire Inc.