UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS
Easter Egg Hunt
Our annual Easter Egg Hunt is held the Saturday before Easter at the Bandshell in Elkin Muncipal Park. The hunt is open to kids 8 and under and begins at 10am sharp.
Habitat for Humanity Hammer 5K
This race is usually held in mid April and benefits the Upper Yadkin Valley Habitat for Humanity. Please visit the Habitat for Humanity website for more information.
Elkin Fiddlers By the River
Come relax bring you chair and enjoy local Bluegrass music in Downtown Elkin on July 24th. Contact the Foothills Arts Council for information or visit the link below.
Yadkin Valley Wine Festival
The Yadkin Valley Wine Festival is held the 3rd Saturday in May at the Elkin Municipal Park and features dozens of local and regional wineries as well as great food, music, and vendors. Vist yvwf.com for more information.
May 20, 2017
Freedom Fest Independence Day Celebration
Held on the Saturday before July 4, Freedom Fest features great live music, games and bounce houses for kids, and delicious food and snacks. This family friendly event is presented by the Elkin Jaycees. Yadkin Valley Senior Games
This event is held each May through out Surry County. Registration is in March and is open to anyone 50 or older. For more information, visit Surry County Parks and Recreation.
EVTA Insane Terrain 5K
Interested in hosting a Special Event?
Those interested in planning or organizing a special event (100 or more people and open to the public) within our parks or facilities must contact the Parks and Recreation Director prior to reservation and complete a special events permit and facility use permit.