Hanover County parks are open daily from dawn until dusk throughout the
Athletic field lighting provides extended hours on most fields at Pole Green Park, Courthouse Park, and Montpelier Park until 11:00 p.m. and at Poor Farm Park until 10 p.m.
areas are open throughout the entire year during daylight hours only. Charcoal grills are located on-site, portable grills are permitted in
designated grilling areas only.
All County parks will close as necessary during inclement weather
conditions. From March - November, the Department updates daily the athletic field hotline (804) 365-4698 with information on field closures. Parks and Recreation also posts field status updates to the Department's Facebook and Twitter pages:
Parks and Recreation is excited to partner with mobile food vendors to enhance park patrons' experiences. Mobile food vendors may purchase permits to operate at Courthouse Park, Pole Green Park, and / or Poor Farm Park during the following seasons: March - July and August - December.
Donations from civic organizations, businesses, other
organizations, and individuals help our parks grow. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for information about service projects, volunteer opportunities and
gifts to our parks.
Shelter Rental Application
Outdoor Facility Use ApplicationTournament and Athletic Event ApplicationMobile Food Vendor Permit Information and ApplicationDog Park GuidelinesDiscover Recreation Guide in Hanover Review