Upcoming Events

Welcome to Galax Parks and Recreation

The Galax Parks and Recreation Department invites you and your family to take part in our programs and activities and enjoy the use of the facilities. Our staff is always open to suggestions on new programs, classes and activities. Your comments are always welcome as we strive to offer you a comprehensive variety of recreation activities.

– David A. Nelson, Director

Latest News

Dog Walks

To Everyone who walks their dogs in felts’ park or mt. view park .. please clean-up after your pets. City Code Requires Owners To Clean- Up After Their Pets.. Fine $25 – $200. City Animal Control Officers will begin Patrolling Parks and Will Issue Summons. Thank You For Keeping Our Parks Clean And Safe For Everyone To Use..

Upcoming Events & Registrations

HIGH COUNTRY CHRISTMAS LIGHTS   -  November 26, 2015 - January 2, 2016 at Felt's Park  6:00pm - 11:00pm each night weather permitting

Winter Sports Registration November 2 - November 20, 2015  for Youth Basketball ages 5-18, Men's 33 & Over, Men's Church League Basketball.

If your interested in coaching or refereeing our youth sports contact the Galax Recreation Center at 236-3218.

Our Locations

  • Galax Recreation Center:
    601 South Main Street • Galax, Virginia 24333
  • Felts Park:
    601 South Main Street • Galax, Virginia 24333
  • Galax Municipal Golf Course:
    107 Country Club Lane • Galax, Virginia 24333
  • Knob Hill Playground:
    Middleton Street • Galax, Virginia 24333
  • Mountain View Rec Park:
    Mountain View Drive • Galax, Virginia 24333
  • Skate Park:
    Corner of Bartlett and Main Street • Galax, Virginia 24333