York County, Virginia
Register Now for April Events at New Quarter Park
All smiles meeting the Easter Bunny at last year’s Easter Egg Scramble.

Register Now for April Events
at New Quarter Park

Easter Egg Scramble April 13;
Weekend on Your Wheels begins April 28

March 5, 2019
     New Quarter Park, located in the upper portion of York County near the Queens Lake neighborhood, begins spring/summer hours on Monday, April 1.  The park will be open from 8 a.m. to dusk daily April through October.

  • 2nd annual Easter Egg Scramble – Saturday, April 13, at 4:30 p.m.  Children ages 5-12 are split into groups to collect as many eggs as they can.  Before the event begins, children can meet the Easter Bunny, so bring your cameras! Activities and check-in begin at 4 p.m. Registration is $5 per child and is available now through Friday, April 5. Space is limited. 
  • Weekend on Your Wheels (WOYW) – Pre-ride on Sunday, April 28, at 1 p.m.  Registration is now open for this youth mountain bike race series where kids 3-18 can enjoy the park’s specially designed mountain bike trail for children.  Races are May 5 & 19, June 9 & 23, and July 14 (final race and awards).  Registration for all races begins at 12:45 with the race following at 1:30 p.m.  The youth mountain bike trail has three separate courses:  short course for kids 6 and under riding push or balance bikes; medium course for elementary/intermediate riders, usually ages 11-14; and the long course for high school riders ages 14-18.  Parents must be present and helmets are required.  Registration fee is $25 per child/$20 for each additional child in the same family; $10 per race day.  Participants receive WOYW ribbons and a number plate for their bikes.

     For more information, call Parks and Recreation at (757) 890-3500 or New Quarter Park at (757) 890-5840, or send an email to Michael.Wilcox@yorkcounty.gov.  Complete registration information is available on our website:  www.yorkcounty.gov/parksandrec.

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