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Summer 2016 Events
Scotts Major League Baseball
Pitch, Hit & Run (PHR)
Wednesday, May 4 at Jerry May Field, Gypsy Hill Park.
Join more than 500,000 boys and girls (ages 7–14)
during this exciting baseball skills competition that
provides the opportunity to showcase your pitching,
hitting and running abilities. PHR participants can
advance through four levels of competition, including
Local and Sectional competitions, Team Championship
events at all 30 Major League ballparks and the
National Finals at the MLB All–Star Game. Come out
to the location competition! FREE onsite registration
from 5:30–6pm. (No metal cleats allowed for the
22nd Annual YOUTH Fishing Derby
Saturday, May 7 from 8am-11am at Lake Tams in Gypsy
Hill Park. Open to youth 4-15 years of age. Prizes awarded in
various categories. FREE on-site registration begins
Spring Plant Swap
Saturday, May 14 at Montgomery Hall Park Admin Building.
Staunton Parks & Recreation spring plant swap will
be located at the lawn area behind the Irene Givens
Recreation Administration building. Plant drop off &
voucher assignment begins at 9am and continues until
10:45am. Swapping begins promptly at 11am. Not
sure how a plant swap works? Bring in your annuals,
perennials, small shrubs or trees, houseplants, garden
kitch, garden books. Parks staff will assign a value
to them and give you vouchers for that value. When
we begin, you may use your vouchers to “purchase”
new plants for your yard. We usually throw in a few
things from the city gardens as well. Come chat with
your fellow gardeners! No registration fee, enjoy
complimentary coffee & snacks as well as door prizes.
For more information, contact Matthew Sensabaugh at
12th Annual SENIOR Fishing Derby
Saturday, May 21 from 8am-11am at Lake Tams in
Gypsy Hill Park.
Open to all adults 50+years of age. FREE on-site
registration begins at 7:30am.
The Gypsy Food Truck Roundup
2nd Saturday of the month in June, July and August.
Gypsy Hill Park. 12pm-3pm.
Staunton Parks & Recreation is proud to bring back the
Gypsy Food Truck Roundup! During the 2nd Saturday
of the month in June, July and August food trucks will
be gathering near the Gypsy Hill Park bandstand from
12pm-5pm. Many trucks will be returning from last
year with some new additions! Free event, simply pay
for your own food. Please bring a blanket or a lawn
chair to each event, which may include unstructured
children’s activities. Rain or shine.
* In conjunction with this special event held by
the city, food trucks will be permitted in the park
only on these days and only if registered with
Staunton Parks & Recreation. Interested food
truck vendors, please call (540) 332-3945.
SUMMER BANDSTAND ENTERTAINMENT
To view a 8.5x14 printable lineup, go here.
The Stonewall Brigade Band
Tuesdays: Praise in the Park
(7pm, Tuesdays. Hosted by Linden Heights Baptist Church)
Bluegrass in the Park
(7pm, Wednesdays. Hosted by Staunton Parks & Recreation.)
Jazz in the Park
(7pm, Thursdays.*New Hours: 7pm-9pm* Rain or Shine! Bring a lawn chair or blanket, concessions available) For more information, call Lew or Lisa Morrison (540)337-6944
Family Night Flix
(Family-oriented movies start at dusk usually between 8:30pm and 9:15pm. Concessions available for purchase. Weather cancellation line is (540) 332-3947.)