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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:

Upcoming OCPR Events

Liberty Ride - September 21, 2019
The Liberty Ride returns on September 21, 2019!  Support the Orange County Parks & Recreation Foundation and enjoy a horseback ride from James Madison’s Montpelier along wooded trails and  pasture land, then back to Montpelier (under 10 miles round trip).  Rider must provide own horse & equipment.  Detailed information is available on our registration form. Visit the Facebook Event Page.

Family BOOvie Night - October 26, 2019
Join us for a free family movie night at Booster Park! This event will show one animated short (Casper's Halloween Special) and one feature length film (The Haunted Mansion), beginning at 7pm. Please bring your own lawn chairs and/or blankets. The event is free. There is no admission or viewing fee.  Popcorn and candy will be available for purchase onsite (cash or check only please). You are encouraged to bring picnics. Both films are intended for younger audiences, but parents should use their discretion and research the content of the films before attending. Visit the Facebook Event Page.

Office Costume Contest - October 31, 2019; Entries Due October 22, 2019
Our Annual Office Costume Contest will return for 2019!  This contest is sponsored by Faye's Office Supply, Inc. and encourages teamwork and fun within the workplace through a light hearted county-wide competition. There must be a theme to tie your groups' costumes together, and your organization, business, or department must be physically located in Orange County, Virginia.  Participating employees are not required to be Orange County residents.  There is NO FEE to enter this contest.  View our official rules, then use the online entry form to submit your office's entry. Visit the Facebook Event Page.