Parks & Recreation

**COVID-19 Update: Spring sports practice and all events at the Warren County Recreation Complex are suspended until further notice. The John Graham Gym is currently closed also. Anyone needing to communicate with Parks and Recreation staff should first call 252-257-2272. Effective March 23rd, the Parks and Recreation employees will be on site and will answer phone calls and emails.**

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Wooden bridge at a park


Promote and develop an effective and holistic program providing diverse and quality recreation for the enrichment of all citizens.


The Warren County Parks and Recreation Department currently owns and maintain four recreational parks in Warren County:

Upcoming Events

  • The John Graham Gym is open Monday through Friday for indoor walking.  Free play basketball for adults is Monday and Wednesday afternoon. CLOSED INDEFINITELY DUE TO COVID-19.
  • Parks & Recreation Commission Meeting - Thursday, July 9th at 6:00 p.m.  
  • T-Ball, Girls Softball and boys baseball season has been cancelled due to the coronavirus.  If you would like a refund of your registration fee you must contact the Recreation Dept. by May 29th.  You may also have the registration fee for baseball or softball be used as a credit for an upcoming activity in the fall, winter or next baseball season.
  • Swimming Pool: The swimming pool is closed right now due to the coronavirus.  A  decision will be made in the upcoming future if the pool will open for the season.
  • Contact the Recreation Dept. at 257-2272 for more information

Invitation for Bid: Magnolia Ernest Recreation Park Improvements

Invitation for Bid for Magnolia Ernest Recreation Park Improvements

The Warren County, NC Parks and Recreation Department is seeking proposals for site improvements at the county-owned Magnolia Ernest Recreation Park (located on Soul City Boulevard in Manson, NC). Contractors may bid the whole project or individual project elements.