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Contact: John Simeon, Director of Parks & Recreation

Phone: (252) 533-2847
Fax: (252) 533-2853
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Parks Master Plans


Below are the annual special events through the Parks & Recreation Department:

Easter Egg Hunt:

The Roanoke Rapids Parks & Recreation Department will be hosting FREE Easter Egg Hunts on Saturday, April 13, 2019 for ages infant - 12 years old only.  Hunt will begin at TJ Davis Recreation Center at 9 a.m. sharp. Bring an Easter Basket to gather the eggs.  Games & Prizes to follow the hunt!


Lighting of the City Christmas Tree

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Christmas Parade

Sunday, December 8, 2019

2:00 p.m.


Interested in playing some volleyball? Join our TJ Davis Volleyball Club on facebook! This group is designed for anyone in Roanoke Rapids or the surrounding area age 16 and up.  It also serves as a way for members to connect and coordinate matches and free play with others in the community. We will have the nets set up for free play every Tuesday evening at 7 at TJ Davis.


Click below to see the youth basketball schedules.  All games will be held at the TJ Davis Recreation Center, 400 East 6th Street.

Leaf Collection Notification

  • Leaf Collection Notifications

    Loose leaf collection for Dec. 6th: Trucks are collecting on Roanoke Avenue in preparation for the Christmas Parade.        Crews work a daily assigned route and cannot take special requests or special arrangements. Loose leaf piles should be placed behind the curb or edge of pavement without blocking the...

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