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Upcoming Events

fall-golf-tournament-2018.jpgEarth Day 5K Race & Mile Fun Run-Walk

Saturday, April 18, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. 5K Race | 12:30 p.m. Mile Fun Run-Walk | Mount Trashmore Park

Mark your calendars for this competitive and family-friendly Earth Day 5K Race & Mile Fun Run-Walk through Mount Trashmore Park during the 50th anniversary Earth Day Celebration in the park. Activities include a postrace party including food, soda & adult beverages, an awards ceremony, and Earth Day activities commemorating this 50th year of focusing on the proper care of our home -- the planet earth. Race participants and families are invited to stay and enjoy Earth Day celebration activities and events.  The Foundation will host a beverage tent. Register Online  ​


fall-golf-tournament-2018.jpg2020 Spring Tune-Up Golf Tournament 

Friday, May 8, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. shotgun start | Kempsville Greens Golf Course

Mark your calendars for our 2020 golf tournaments and have fun while supporting a great cause! Come early to the Kempsville Greens Golf Course and warm up with a free bucket of balls on the driving range. This exciting 5,500-yard par 70 public course features Bermuda fairways and bentgrass greens and offers golfers a mildly challenging back nine with numerous bunkers and water hazards. Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day. Register Online​ • $50 per person

*If you would like to be a sponsor for either or both of these events, contact Mike Fentress at mfentress@cox.net​ or complete the online form


fall-golf-tournament-2018.jpg2020 Fall Golf Tournament 

Friday, September 11, 2020 | 12:30 p.m. shotgun start | Red Wing Lake Golf Course 

Come early to the Red Wing Golf Course and warm up with a free bucket of balls on the driving range. This exciting 6,200-yard course features elevated tees overlooking tree-lined, rolling fairways calling for well-positioned tee shots in order to approach undulating greens. Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day. 

*If you would like to be a hole sponsor for the 2020 Fall Golf Tournament, contact Mike Fentress at mfentress@cox.net​.



​Past Events

fall-golf-tournament-2018.jpg2019 Fall Golf Tournament 

September 13, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. shotgun start
Red Wing Lake Golf Course

Register for the 14th Annual Fall Golf Tournament benefiting the Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Foundation. Come early to Red W​ing Lake
Gol​f Course​ and w​arm up with a free bucket of golf balls for the driving range.  Free beverages will be provided throughout the day     and lunch will be provided.​

fall-golf-tournament-2018.jpg​Spring Tune-Up Golf Tournament 

April 22, 2019 | 12:30 p.m. shotgun start
Red Wing Lake Golf Course
Come early to Red W​ing Lake Gol​​f Course​ and w​arm up with a free bucket of golf balls for the driving range. This exciting 7,124-yard, par 72, public course features Bermuda fairways and bentgrass greens and offers golfers a mildly challenging back nine with numerous bunkers and water hazards. Complimentary snacks and beverages will be provided throughout the day​​​​.​ 

fall-golf-tournament-2018.jpg​Fall Golf Tournament

September 21​, 2018 | 12:30 pm shotgun start
Red Wing Lake Golf Course
Grab your clubs and join us at the beautiful Red Wing Lake Golf Course​ for the 13th Annual Fall Golf Tournament benefitting the Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Foundation. The day begins with a free bucket of balls for warm-up on the driving range, followed by a 12:30 pm shotgun start. Snacks and refreshments are provided throughout the day. $99 (per person) entry fee also includes green fees, ​cart rentals, range balls, cookout after play featuring Harry Smithson’s famous crab corn chowder, beer sampling by O’Connor Brewing Company, and flight/division prizes. Format is 4-person Florida Best Ball with mulligans available day of tournament. Number of flights is dependent upon the number of participants. Tournament is post-flighted. Prizes will be awarded for the Men’s and Women’s Longest Drives and Closest to the Pin. Beverage tent and hole sponsorships are available. 

​Spring Tune Up Golf Tournament

April 20, 2018​ | 12:30 pm shotgun start​
Kempsville Greens Golf Course

Come early to the Kempsville Greens Golf Course and warm up with a free bucket of balls on the driving range. This exciting 5,500 yard par 70 public course features Bermuda fairways and bentgrass greens, and offers golfers a mildly challenging back nine with numerous bunkers and water hazards. Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be provided throughout the day​​​​.

vbprf-events-golf.jpg​Fall Golf Tournament​

September 15, 2017 | 9 am shotgun start
Red Wing Lake Golf Course
Grab your clubs and join us at the beautiful Red Wing Lake Golf Course​ for the 12th Annual Fall Golf Tournament benefitting the Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation Foundation. The day begins with a free bucket of balls for warm-up on the driving range, followed by a 9 am shotgun start. Snacks and refreshments are provided throughout the day. $100 (per person) entry fee also includes green fees, ​cart rentals, a breakfast biscuit, hot lunch after play, and flight/division prizes. Format is 4-person Florida Best Ball with mulligans available day of tournament. Number of flights is dependent upon the number of participants. Tournament is post-flighted. Prizes will be awarded for the Men’s and Women’s Longest Drives and Closest to the Pin​. 

Sunday RUNday

July 23, 2017 | 7:30 am​
Mount Trashmore Park
Lace up your sneakers and join us for Sunday RUNday at Mount Trashmore Park. The annual race event features the VBPRF 5K, Kids Fun Run and Family Fitness Run/Walk. Race highlights include free race photos, a 2017 race t-shirt and finisher medal - plus music and food trucks.​​​

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