You know your neighborhood parks, but why not try something new with the kids? We have a list of playgrounds that will keep you busy! They’re fun, safe, free, and all over Hampton Roads. What are you waiting for? Start playing!
Includes volleyball courts, tennis courts, shelters and picnic tables, horseshoes and grills.
961 King Arthur Drive
Chesapeake City Park
Large park in Chesapeake that includes Fun Forest Children’s Playground, a Dog Park, Skate Park, Outdoor Stage, Horseshoe Courts and more.
900 City Park Drive
Indian River Park
Has a baseball field, play area and girl’s club. The park offers a nearby place to discover adventures on the trails-either walking, hiking or biking. For those who like extreme adventures it has series of trails and jumps for bikes and the BMX communities.
1709 Rokeby Avenue
Northwest River Park
Local park in Chesapeake with a playground, boating, fishing, hiking, putt-putt course, horse shoes, volleyball nets.
1733 Indian Creek Road
Oak Grove Park
Local park in Chesapeake with a fitness trail for walking, running, biking. Fishing platforms and a kids play area on site.
409 Byron Street
Western Branch Park
Local park in Chesapeake with playgrounds, basketball courts, pickleball courts, athletic fields and more.
4437 Portsmouth Boulevard
Bluebird Gap Farm
Farm with animals such as horses, cows, pigs, goats, and chickens. Also home to birds of prey, whitetail deer, llamas, alpacas, tortoises, peacocks, rabbits, and waterfowl! The park features a covered pavilion with 18 picnic tables and a large charcoal grill.
60 Pine Chapel Road
Buckroe Beach & Park
Bay front park with ¾ mile of clean beach. Kayaks and paddleboats are available for rental. There are three shelters with 2 grills in each, children’s playground, restroom facilities available Memorial Day – Labor Day from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
North First Street
Features eight picnic facilities, restrooms, a public boat ramp with kayak launch area, a fitness trail, athletic fields that support football, baseball and soccer, and a multi age group children’s playground and fitness area with special needs accommodations.
901 East Little Back River Road
Playground with bathrooms. Ball fields, picnic areas, fishing, hiking trails.
11523 Jefferson Avenue
Home of Fort Fun Playground, picnic areas, athletic fields, tennis courts, fishing, public beach and rose garden. Restrooms available.
361 Hornet Circle
Playgrounds, Tennis, Basketball Courts, Nature Center, Picnic Areas and Fishing.
600 Jefferson Avenue
Newport News Park
Large park with camping, trails, and Newport News Park Discovery Center. Several Playgrounds.
13564 Jefferson Avenue
Riverview Farm Park & Dog Park
Home of Fantasy Farm Playground, picnic areas, soccer field, hiking trails.
105 City Farm Road
Public park with playground, softball field, picnic area.
2540 Barraud Avenue
Public park with playground, athletic fields/courts, boat ramp, picnic area
3500 Granby Street
Public park with playground and picnic area.
1612 Willow Wood Drive
Public park with playground, picnic shelters, aquatic center, athletic fields/courts, skate park
8445 Tidewater Drive
Poplar Hall Park
Public park with playground, picnic shelters, athletic courts/fields
Public park with playground, athletic fields, picnic area.
2100 Tarrollton Drive
Public park with playground, athletic fields/courts, boat ramp, and picnic area.
5 Cpl J M Williams Ave.
Paradise Creek Nature Park
Two miles of trails lead the visitor through an urban forest under revitalization, 11 acres of new tidal wetlands, and past industrial partners all doing their part to bring back your home river.
1141 Victory Boulevard
Portsmouth Splash Park
A newly developed fifteen apparatus interactive aquatics play area for all citizens of Portsmouth.
5 Cpl J M Williams Ave.