The Community Recreation Department hosts a variety of events throughout the calendar year that are designed to be family friendly and engaging for our community.

If you  or your group wishes to host a community event, a fundraiser,  a 5k Running Race, a Parade, a block party, or other special event that closes streets, utilizes park facilities, sidewalks etc, please complete a Special Event Application Form. Civic and community groups, as well as individuals  must utilize the Special Event Application form (PDF). The form needs to be submitted to the Community Recreation Office at least 8 weeks in advance of your event.

Poquoson Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, April 8 Poquoson Municipal Park
Free    activities begin at 9:30am and the hunt begins promptly at 10am

The easter egg hunt is brought to you in cooperation with Community Recreation and Emmaus Baptist Church

Poquoson Seafood Festival 2023 Dates: October 20, 21, 22, 2023

For Full Festival Details.

Annual Christmas Parade

20th Annual Christmas Parade
Friday, December 1, 2023 7pm

Usher in the holidays with this  traditional line-up of bands, parade floats, antique/classic cars and twirlers followed by Santa!
2022 Theme: The 12 Days of Christmas
Parade Route: Poquoson Ave. @ Wythe Creek Rd., to Victory Blvd.
Info. - Event’s Office at 868-3588 or
Parade Applications Available at Community Recreation 830 Poquoson Avenue

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Poquoson Seafood Festival