COVID-19 Current Operating Status

Updated July 1, 2021

  1. Dorothy Hart Community Center – The DHCC is open and citizens are allowed in the lobby to conduct business. Program participants are permitted in the building during programs (waiting area in the lobby remains closed). Parks, Recreation and Events Office Staff continues to be available in person by appointment, by phone 540-372-1086 and by email on Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm. Citizens may continue to wear masks if they choose. The DHCC will be available for rental beginning on August 16, 2021.  
  2. Rentals of Parks During COVID, park rentals were available with reduced capacities and a limit of only one rental per space per day. Beginning July 1, 2021 capacity restrictions are lifted and shelter rentals have returned to two per day (9am – 1pm; and 3pm – 7pm)  Please call 540-372-1086 or email for more information.
  3. All trails, parks and public restrooms are open for public use. 

Please feel free to contact us with questions at 540-372-1086 and email during office hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm.

  1. 2021 Christmas Parade newsflash

    Register Now for the Parade

    The City of Fredericksburg is pleased to announce that at this time we are moving forward in planning the 2021 Christmas Parade to be held on Saturday, December 4, 2021 at 5:30pm in Downtown Fredericksburg. Register now: To have a float or group... Additional Info...
  2. News-Bus-Trips

    Bus Trips

    We are now registering for all fall bus trips. Take a look at our listings and see where we can take you this holiday season. Additional Info...
  3. youth basketball

    Youth Basketball Registration Opens October 4

    Novice (7yrs – 8yrs), Rookie (9yrs – 10yrs), Junior (11yrs – 13yrs) Learn the basic fundamentals in this coed league. Practices start January 4th and will take place at Walker Grant Middle School and Lafayette Upper Elementary School. Register online
  4. wind down wed newsflash

    Wind Down Wednesday

    Outdoor concerts in August and September! Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 8:00pm in Memorial Park. Free Admission. Bring a chair or blanket and come join the fun with us! Additional Info...
  5. Motts-Run-newsflash

    Motts Run Reservoir

    Motts Run Reservoir is a beautiful reservoir located off of River Road is the perfect place to get back to nature with many recreational opportunities. The marina operation gives visitors a chance to Additional Info...
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  1. Wed, Sep 22

    Fredericksburg Freedom Rides Historical Marker Unveiling The City of Fredericksburg, the University of Mary...
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  2. Wed, Sep 22

    Wind Down Wednesday Concert August & September 2021 Wednesdays, 6:00pm - ...
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  3. Wed, Sep 29

    Wind Down Wednesday Concert August & September 2021 Wednesdays, 6:00pm - ...
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  4. Sat, Oct 2

    Art in the Park Browse and shop local artists and crafters on disp...
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  5. Mon, Oct 4

    Youth Basketball Registration Opens Novice (7yrs – 8yrs) Rookie (9yrs – 10yrs) Junio...
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