Special Events

Special Events Page  

Winston-Salem Recreation & Parks host a variety of special events throughout the year.  The events bring communities together in our parks and facilities. 

2024 Special Events Calendar

Noon Year's EveSaturday, December 30
National Lego Day at Polo ParkSaturday, January 27
Bridging the Gap at Miller ParkSaturday, February 3
Pot o' Gold Treasure Hunt at South Fork ParkFriday, March 15
National Take a Walk in the Park DaySaturday, March 30
Spring at Bethabara Saturday, April 6
Rec & RollWednesday, April 10
Volunteer WeekApril 21 - 27
Rec & RollWednesday, May 8
Ding Dig at Washington ParkSaturday, May 18
National Donut DaySunday, June 2
Rec & RollWednesday, June 12
Movies in the ParkSaturday, June 15
National Yoga DayFriday, June 21
Rock Out the Quarry at Grant ParkSaturday, July 6
Rec & RollWednesday, July 10
Firecracker Festival at Cricket's Nest Saturday, July 13
Movies in the ParkSaturday, July 20
Hands on History at BethabaraSaturday, July 20
Movies in the PoolWednesday, August 7
Rec & RollWednesday, August 14
Movies in the ParkSaturday, August 17
Dog Days of SummerSaturday, September 7
Rec & RollWednesday, September 11
Apple Fest at BethabaraSaturday, September 20
Rec & RollWednesday, October 9
Fall Festival at Cricket's Nest

Friday, October 11
Saturday, October 12
WePLAY Treat Trail at Bolton ParkSaturday, October 19
Fall FestivalsThursday, October 24
Boo at BethabaraSaturday, October 26
Holly Jolly Craft Festival at Cricket's Nest

Friday, November 8
Saturday, November 9
Thanksgiving Drive-in BingoSaturday, November 16
Christmas at BethabaraSaturday, December 7
Noon Year's EveTuesday, December 31

Cancellation Information

Special events may be cancelled due to inclement weather.  Stay updated on events by visiting the City of Winston-Salem’s social media post on Facebook and Instagram.




For questions or more information about special events contact  WePLAYevents@cityofws.org