Special Events

Warminster Township Parks & Recreation Department provides a series of year-round special events to all local residents. Pre-registration is required for some events as listed. Sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are available for most events. For more information, contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 215-443-5428 or visit our offices at WREC@WCP, 1100 Veterans Way, Warminster.


COMMUNITY PARK PICK UP
Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful by coordinating or volunteering for a community cleanup, any day, April 1-May 31, 2017. Volunteers are invited to clean up park & public areas in the community. Parks & Recreation will supply volunteer certificates, safety vests, gloves & trash bags (courtesy of PennDOT) to all who register. Contact the Parks & Recreation Department for more info: (215) 443-5428.

COME OUT TO PLAY!
Pennsylvania Recreation & Park Society (PRPS) & DCNR, in cooperation with communities across the state, have created an “Explore PA Local Parks” program as part of the “Good For You, Good for All” initiative. The goal is to get as many people as possible out exploring local parks and enjoying the positive benefits of recreation. Go to http://maps.dcnr.pa.gov/localparks/ and enter in the name of municipality that you wish to visit.

online_regTo bring more children into our park during the summer months, Parks & Recreation has partnered with Geoventures, Inc. to host fun environmental camps that appeal to all ages. Camps will be held outdoors at Warminster Community Park. More Information available online or call 215-448-5428.

NATURE EXPLORERS
DATE: Mon-Thurs, June 26-29 or August 7-10 (Friday Raindate}
TIME 9AM – NOON
FEES: $115/resident, $120/non-resident
For Ages 5-8
It’s a jungle out there and Nature Explorers are heading out on an adventure to explore the outdoors and the thrilling plants and animals where they dwell.

WILDERNESS SURVIVOR CAMP
DATE Mon-Thurs, June 26-29 or August 7-10 (Friday Raindate)
TIME: 1PM-4PM
FEES: $115/resident, $120/non-resident
For Ages 9-13
Have what it takes to be an outdoor survivor? This camp introduces the world of wilderness survival using ancient skills and modern tools.

FALL COMMUNITY YARD SALEonline_reg
Saturday, August 26, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (Weather permitting)
Fees: $25 per 20’x20’ space
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, August 19 @ Noon (All Vendors MUST PRE-REGISTER! – No “Day-of” vendor registration will be accepted)
Location: Warminster Community Park

Empty your garage and bring it to WCP for our community yard sale. Vendor set-up begins at 6:30 AM and vendors are responsible for tents, tables and chairs – we just provide the space. Vendors will pull their car(s) into the 20×20 space and sell with car in place. A 20×20 space will hold a maximum of two cars and stuff. All you need to do is pull your car into the assigned 20’x20’ space, unpack and start selling from your car! Last year we had over 500 cars of shoppers at each sale. Shoppers enter using the Hatboro & Bristol Roads special event entrance.

Click here to download the registration form that is required. This form is required to complete the registration process.

HEAVIEST TOMATO CONTEST
August 1-September 16, 2017
Area residents of Bucks and Montgomery County are invited to participate in the WREC’s annual Heaviest Tomato Contest. If you have a tomato that’s ripe, not rotten, and would like to enter it in our contest, stop by the WREC, Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM-4:00 PM to weigh in your champ. A prize will be awarded to the winner. Good luck to everyone!

ANNUAL FALL GOLF SCRAMBLE
Monday, October 9, 2017 (Columbus Day!)
Shotgun Outing starts at 9 AM @ Five Ponds GC. Fees: $125/golfer $450/foursome (Register & pay by Sept. 30)
Parks & Recreation hosts the annual Best Ball Golf Outing! This outing is Golfer-friendly and a ton-o-fun and raises funds for community activities. Many levels of sponsorship opportunities are available for event, tee sign, courtesy cart and lunch sponsors. Come out and support the Park & Recreation Department as we raise additional funds for the family spray park that is to be installed at WCP.  Call for information and entry forms: (215) 443-5428 or sign up online.

TOUCH A TRUCK
Saturday, October 28, 2017 FREE to the Public!
Time: 10:00 AM-1:00 PM at Warminster Community Park
Come out and enjoy an unforgettable experience where kids, young & old, can touch, honk, and climb aboard some of the big rigs, construction, and public safety equipment they see on the road every day. NEW! A limited number of outside vendors will be accepted this year for businesses who wish to bring their trucks to the event. A great way to see these trucks up close and personal! Sponsored by: JP Mascaro & Sons & Southampton-Warminster Area Lions Club

 

 

online_regRADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Time: 7:45 AM-6:30 PM
Fees: $110/resident, $115/Non-resident
Join us to celebrate this annual tradition. Trip includes motorcoach transportation and 2nd mezzanine ticket at the 11 AM show. Free time in NYC after the show for lunch, shopping or sightseeing. Trip fills fast, call to reserve your seats!