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    Pod Cabins Now Open at Explore Park

    Stay overnight in a Pod Cabin at Roanoke County's Explore Park! Nightly reservation is currently available at four cabin and six RV sites. Beginning December 8 we will be adding four yurts to our growing lineup of overnight accommodations. Ribbon cut... Read on...
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    Indoor Gourmet Cooking Class - Monday, November 26 at Green Ridge

    Leave the grill outdoors! Tricks for using a grill pan and and oven smoker to give you the flavors of outdoors while staying warm and toasty inside your own kitchen. Steaks, Ribs and Pulled BBQ Pork await your tastebuds! Chef Dominic... Read on...
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    Polymer Clay Workshop - November 26 at Green Ridge

    Want to create custom jewelry and crafts using polymer clay? Join us for a workshop with the experts! Bring your own clay and personal tools but will have access to the instructor’s equipment, mica, and supplies.... Read on...
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    Green Ridge Offers 10% Discounts in November on Prepaid Plans

    Be prepared to work off that holiday turkey, by getting a Green Ridge Recreation Center membership during the month of November. This month only you'll save 10% off prepaid 6-month and 12-month plans. Read on...
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    New Salsa Dancing Workshops at Green Ridge on Select Saturdays

    Ready to salsa? Choose from youth and adult dance classes at Green Ridge Recreation Center on Saturday, December 1, January 26 and February 9. Read on...
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    Explore Recreation Magazine Winter 2019 Now Available

    Check out Roanoke County's lineup of winter activities in Explore Recreation Magazine, now available at our recreation centers and coming this weekend to your mailbox. Roanoke County residents may sign up beginning Monday, November 12... Read on...
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    Roanoke County Offers Up to $32,000 in Park Grants in November

    Have a project idea to improve our parks? Roanoke County is making a second round of matching grant funding available through the Capital Improvement Incentive Fund (CIIF). Up to $32,000 may be available to help improve... Read on...
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    Volunteers Needed for Explore Park River Cleanup - November 17

    Flooding this fall left a large amount of trash and debris along the banks of the Roanoke River. We’re calling all volunteers to help keep restore this important blueway. We’re looking for groups of any size to join the cleanup effort at Explore Park... Read on...
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    Cabin & Yurt Camping Opens at Explore Park This Month - Ribbon Cutting November 30

    Roanoke County is pleased to announce the opening of new overnight accommodations at Explore Park this month! Booking is now available for Pod Cabins, Yurts and RV camping spaces operated by Don’s Cab-Inns. A bathhouse on site... Read on...
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    Our Work is Your Play! Dozens of Jobs Available with Roanoke County Parks

    Looking for employment that's both fun and fulfilling? We're hiring for dozens engaging part-time positions designed to improve the quality of life for our citizens and participants. More than a desk job, opportunities with Roanoke County make a huge... Read on...
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    Explore Park Adds Seven New Horseback Programs This Fall

    Explore Park's new Niagara Ranch equestrian area is gearing up for a busy fall season with the announcement of seven new programs in October and November. Choose from weekend trail rides, obstacle courses and weekly riding lessons... Read on...
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