Recreation Opportunities, Experiences and Programs

Parks and Recreation enhances the quality of life for citizens and visitors by offering recreation opportunities, experiences and programs. Register online for the wide variety of recreation services offered. The program guide (PDF) outlines the sports and athletics, classes, special events, therapeutic recreation, outdoor adventures, programs for older adults, nature exploration, summer camps and historical interpretation opportunities. View the program evaluation form (PDF) and the program medical and liability release form (PDF).

Course Proposals

Have an idea for a new course? Call 804-751-4134 and be prepared to provide the requested course proposal requirements (PDF).

  1. Course Registration and Mailing List


Online Registration

Register online for courses and programs and pay with a credit card. Once registered for an online account, you are automatically added to our mailing list.

Mail Registration

Download the program registration form (PDF) for the program guide and mail the completed form with payment (check or money order; no cash, please) to Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation, P.O. Box 40, Chesterfield, VA 23832.

Phone Registration

Call 804-748-1623 during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.); please have a credit card available (American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa).

On-site Registration

Visit the Parks and Recreation Administration Office (12140 Harrowgate Road, Chester, VA 23831) during regular business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.); for activities located at our recreation centers, registrations can be made on-site at the respective recreation center.

Mailing List

Create your online account and you will be provided the options to receive our seasonal guide in the mail along with periodic email notifications of upcoming special events and registration seasons.

  1. Payment and Refunds

Summer 2023 Program Registration

Registration for summer programs begins Monday, April 24.

Program Guide - Summer 2023

Summer 2023 Guide Cover

Active Lifestyles Brochure

View the Summer 2023 Active Lifestyles 50+ program brochure (PDF).

Active Lifestyles Program Guide Cover