Parks and Recreation

The Forsyth County Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to serving all residents and visitors of Forsyth County through park development and recreational activities. Our nine parks are designed to offer opportunities to enjoy nature and the out-of-doors. We offer programs which help recharge physical and mental energies in a recreational atmosphere.

The Arts Council Event for Sunday, May 1st at Triad Park has been moved due to the rain forecast. The event will now be held at Hanesbrand Theatre. The Triad Park Disc Golf Course will be closed for public play Saturday April 30th – Sunday May 1st.

  • Fishing at Kernersville Lake Park
    Nothing is more relaxing than a day of fishing at Kernersville Lake Park.
  • Disc Golf
    Forsyth County now has disc golf courses at both Triad and Horizons parks.
  • RV Campground
    Tanglewood Park is now home to a new RV Campground!
  • Happy Hounds Dog Park
    Let your dog off the leash at the Horizons Park Happy Hound Dog Park.
  • Peter S. Brunstetter Aquatic Center
    Cool off at the Peter S. Brunstetter Aquatic Center located at Tanglewood Park.
  • Old 421 River Park
    Old U.S. 421 River Park is one of several access points for canoeing and fishing along the Yadkin River Trail.
  • BMX Track
    Enjoy off-road bicycle racing at Tanglewood's BMX Course.
  • Woodland Hall
    Triad Park offers Woodland Hall, a beautiful banquet facility and reception site.
  • Rock Climbing at Triad Park
    Kids of all ages love rock climbing at Triad Park.

Parks & Recreation News

  1. Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Tanglewood Park Farmers Market

    Tanglewood Park Farmers Market: May 7th through October 29th

  2. Tanglewoof Dog Park is Temporarily Closed

    Tanglewoof Dog Park is Temporarily Closed

    Tanglewoof Dog Park is closed due to wet weather conditions. You may check Facebook, or call the dog park status line at 336.703.6405 for updates.

  3. 2016 Aqua Zumba Classes – Tanglewood Aquatic Center

    2016 Aqua Zumba Classes – Tanglewood Aquatic Center

    Carolina Pool Management Staff will lead Aqua Zumba Classes (aqua aerobics program with Latin flavor added) at the Peter S. Brunstetter Aquatic Center at Tanglewood Park. Classes will be held Mondays and Tuesdays from June 13th to August 16th.

  4. The Arts Council Summer Park Series is here!

    The Arts Council Summer Park Series is here!

    Join us for The Arts Council Summer Parks Series! Forsyth County has partnered with The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County as well as sponsor Lowes Foods to present six performances – three at Tanglewood Park and three at Triad Park.

  5. 2016 Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park!

    2016 Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park!

    North Carolina Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park – May 28, 2016

  6. Think Tanglewood for your summer accommodations!

    Think Tanglewood for your summer accommodations!

    Tanglewood Park is the perfect location for your summer accommodations!

  7. Tanglewood Men’s Golf Association

    Tanglewood Men’s Golf Association

    Join the Men’s Tanglewood Golf Association Today!

  8. 2016 Cooperative Extension Adult Education Classes

    2016 Cooperative Extension Adult Education Classes

    We are excited to announce the schedule for the Forsyth County Cooperative Extension 2016 Adult Education Classes!

  9. 2016 Tanglewood Park Golf Clinic Schedule

    2016 Tanglewood Park Golf Clinic Schedule

    The 2016 Tanglewood Park golf clinic schedule is here! Register today!

  10. Purchase Your 2016 Tanglewood Park Annual Pass

    Purchase Your 2016 Tanglewood Park Annual Pass

    2016 Tanglewood Annual Passes are for Sale!

  11. 2016 Tanglewood Golf Cards: On Sale for $59!

    2016 Tanglewood Golf Cards: On Sale for $59!

    2016 Tanglewood Golf Cards are now on sale! For just $59, you receive 2 free rounds of golf plus 10 discounted rounds.

  12. Carolina Field of Honor Video

    Carolina Field of Honor Video

    Check out this awesome video of the Carolina Field of Honor at Triad Park!