News Flash

Posted on: April 6, 2020

Additional Measures to Protect Park Users

Facility closure sign

The Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation Department will be implementing additional efforts to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19, in its park system, while protecting the health of county residents and employees.

While the department ha...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: February 19, 2020

Picnic Shelters Undergoing Renovations

The picnic shelter at Goyne Park and shelter 2 at Dodd Park at Point of Rocks are temporarily closed while renovations to the facilities are being made.

Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Winter Season Light Schedule

Rockwood Park - Tennis Courts

TENNIS

Tennis court lights will stay on until 9:30 p.m. each evening in the winter at these locations:

  • Bird Athletic Complex – (courts 1-3)
  • Harry G. Daniel Park @ Iron Bridge – (two courts)
  • R. Garland Dodd Park @ Point of Rocks– ...
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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Niagara Bottling Company donates nature playground at Dodd Park

Playground turtle

Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation opened a new nature-themed playground on the trails of R. Garland Dodd Park at Point of Rocks, 201 Enon Church Road, during a ceremony on Wednesday, Oct. 2. Funding for the playground came from Niagara Cares, the p...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Dutch Gap Relic River Project Wins Governor’s Excellence Award

Parks and Recreation

April 24, 2019

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — At its regular meeting on April 24, the Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors recognized the Parks and Recreation Department, which was recently named a recipient of the 201...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Club Champions League Extends Contract with Chesterfield Through 2022

CCL tournament

Parks and Recreation

May 16, 2019

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — Chesterfield County will continue to play host to several of the Club Champions League’s (CCL) major soccer events through 2022, thanks to recently renewed contracts. T...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: February 26, 2019

Harrowgate Park Closed Beginning March 1

Parks & Recreation 

February 25, 2019

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — Beginning March 1, Harrowgate Park, 4000 Cougar Trail, will be closed for construction.

The park will be closed for construction of the new Harrowgate Elementary ...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: January 25, 2019

Chesterfield, Virginia Credit Union Partner on Five-Year Sponsorship Agreement

Parks and Recreation

Jan. 25, 2019

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — The Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation Department and Virginia Credit Union have partnered on a five-year sponsorship agreement worth $100,000 that includes Virginia Credit Union’s support o...

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Parks and Recreation News
Posted on: January 24, 2019

County Links Up with the Nation’s Longest Linear Park

Virginia East Coast Greenway

January 24, 2019

Parks and Recreation

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — A path near Pocahontas State Park has become a designated part of the East Coast Greenway, which aims to develop a biking and walking route from Canada to Key West. The nonprofit East...

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Parks and Recreation News