Parks & Recreation

Phone: 540.843.0770   |   Email


Town of Luray, Virginia

PO Box 629   ::   45 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835

Town Office: (540) 743-5511  ::  Events Calendar

                             Fax: (540) 743-1486

PUBLIC NOTICE: The Town of Luray will be performing maintenance on the Hawksbill Greenway Trail between October 1st and October 3rd.  Work will take place at both ramps leading from Main Street at Ruffner Plaza and the former Brown’s building. The Hawksbill Greenway Trail will remain open at all times.  Ramp closure will occur in stages to allow handicap access through at least one ramp during the project.  We apologize for any inconvenience that this work may cause. For questions please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (540) 843-0770.


Request For Proposals: Imagination Station Rebuild Project




Special Event Permit Application

(Park Use/Special Events & Scout Reservations)


All Forms & Applications

Softball/Baseballfield Use, RHDP


Lake Arrowhead Fees

Please Note: Fishing at Lake Arrowhead requires a FISHING PERMIT for everyone ages 16 and up.


Lake Arrowhead Map



Tony Painter:  (540) 743-1180


Luray Valley Soccer Club (Travel Soccer)

Ben Zimmerman:  (540) 244-9365


Luray Little League Baseball & Softball

Josh Wood:  (540) 742-2524


Luray Youth Football

Keith Guzy: (703 ) 994-7066


Luray Youth Cheerleading

Cathy Marston:  (540) 421-4663


PARK HOURS: March 1- Oct 31: 6am-9pm Nov 1 – Feb 28: 6am-7pm



Facility Use


Lake Arrowhead is not a public campground except during specific events.  For more information, please call (540) 843-0770.  Registered Scout Troops may reserve the Lake Arrowhead campground by submitting an application (available here) and submitting along with the $50 usage fee. FISHING AT LAKE ARROWHEAD: Fishing permits are required for everyone ages 16 and up.


PARK GUESTS AND PETS: Please remember to pick up after your pets. "Mutt-Mitt" dispensers are conveniently placed throughout the parks. Dogs must be on a leash and are not permitted on athletic fields or the beach.



The Luray Parks & Recreation department manages the tennis court located beside of the American Legion building on Zerkel Street. The court is open to the public 7 days a week.



facilities available to rent at Ralph H. Dean Recreation Park.  Concessions available during Football, Softball & Baseball only.  Shelters also available to rent by calling 540-743-5511.



For groups wishing to hold a special activity or event on any of the Town of Luray park properties.  View our special use application for more information.


Calendar of EVENTS 2021

View/Download our 2021 Town of Luray Events Rack Card


View Our Upcoming Events Calendar





Town of Luray Junior Naturalist Booklet

for kids ages 4-12!


Print your free nature booklet here.


Upon completion, see front page of inside cover to find out more details on how to obtain your Junior Naturalist Badge and sticker!










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