N E W S R E L E A S E
May 21, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Veda McMullen, Senior Communications Specialist
James City County offers Memorial Day weekend events – movies, karaoke and pools open
Start the holiday weekend off with some of the biggest family movies of 2011 and 2012, all under the stars! James City County offers the free event, Movies under the Stars on Friday, May 24, 8:30-10:30 p.m. at Chickahominy Riverfront Park, 1350 John Tyler Hwy. The scheduled feature is Madagascar 3. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and snacks. All ages welcome. Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. In the event of inclement weather, call the Weather Hotline at 757-259-3232.
Enjoy your County parks while singing to your favorite tunes at Karaoke in the Park on Saturday, May 25, 7-9 p.m. at Chickahominy Riverfront Park, 1350 John Tyler Hwy. This free outdoor event is offered by James City County. Karaoke provided by Billy Mitchell. All ages welcome. Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. In the event of inclement weather, call the Weather Hotline at 757-259-3232.
Join us for Opening Day at the County’s two outdoor pools on Saturday, May 25 from noon – 6 p.m. General admission fees apply. The pools are located in Chickahominy Riverfront Park, 1350 John Tyler Hwy. and Upper County Park, 180 Leisure Rd. in Toano. Door prizes, contests and games are featured throughout the day. Purchase your 2013 outdoor pool passes and receive unlimited visits for the 2013 season at both parks. Passes are available for purchase at the James City County Recreation Center, the Satellite Services Center in Toano and at the pool locations. The pools are open weekends through June 9. Daily operations with expanded hours begin June 14. For the complete list of hours and fees, visit jamescitycountyva.gov/recreation or call 757-259-5360.