Membership Information

Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation is enrolling new members and renewing existing memberships online, over the phone, or by visiting any of our rec centers. Get access to all community rec centers and amenities including indoor pools, cardio equipment, gymnasiums, and fitness areas. See below for membership plans, and visit for reservation requirements, health and safety protocols and other COVID resources.
COVID-19 Update: Reservations are required for all rec center activities. See New Membership FAQ or for details. See Parks & Rec FAQ for operational information,  closures, cancellations, program modifications, and amenities that may be limited or unavailable.

MONTH-TO-MONTH MEMBERS: See important notice about membership changes, also referenced at the bottom.

Annual Membership Options

Join for a year and save with lower rates! The annual membership fee is due at the time of purchase. *Premier membership includes unlimited group fitness at all recreation centers. Payment plan for annual memberships may be available soon.

Youth Resident 
Ages 3 - 17 $39
Adult Resident 
Ages 18 - 64
Senior Resident 
Ages 65 & up
Non-Resident Ages 3 & up $396
​Premier Annual Resident (includes unlimited group fitness)
​Ages 14 & up
​​Premier Annual Non-Resident (includes unlimited group fitness)
​Ages 14 & up

30-Day Membership Options

Our 30-day membership option is available for those that only wish to make a 30-day commitment at a time. It does not include group fitness classes (group fitness is currently only available to Premier, SilverSneakers, and Silver & Fit members under our COVID-19 reopening guidelines.) Group fitness punch cards are not available at this time, and after 30-days the membership will expire.

Ages 3 & up
Non-Resident Ages 3 & up

*​To receive the resident rate, present a valid photo ID, state-issued driver's license or DMV ID card with a Virginia Beach address to establish proof of residency.

Month-to-Month Members | Important Information

  • Month-to-month memberships are no longer available. Current members on an automatic payment plan will not be affected as long as their memberships do not expire and payment method does not get declined.
  • Month to month members that are not on an automatic payment plan may sign up for the automatic plan option until September 15. A credit card is required for recurrent billing. 
  • To set up recurrent billing call or come into your local rec center. Our 30-day membership option is available for those that only wish to make a 30-day commitment. The rates are $21 for Residents and $43 for Non-Residents
  • See Important notice regarding your membership that was emailed to Month-to-Month members on Sept. 2, 2020.

Make Your Reservations

Once you've joined, review the online reservation process in the video tutorial below and view all health and safety guidelines and resources at

  • Registration opens each Friday for activities occurring the following Monday-Sunday and close at 5 a.m. the day of the activity
  • Customers may reserve up to 4 activities per week, and call the day-of to check for cancellations to add additional reservations above 4
  • All activities are 1-hour blocks unless otherwise noted

 Insurance Based Membership

If you are a group retiree, or part of a Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement, or American Specialty Health plan, you may be eligible for a recreation center membership at NO COST, which includes drop-in group fitness classes. Check your eligibility with the following providers:

 Reduced Fee Membership

Reduced Fee Membership Information

We know how important our services are to you — and we understand how stressful it is when your budget is tight. We have an option that may help ease the financial burden by providing Virginia Beach residents a 50% reduction in the annual membership fee for those who qualify.  Please review the Reduced Fee Application for eligibility details and application procedures.

 Gift Cards

Give the gift of fun!  Gift cards can be purchased at any Virginia Beach Recreation Center in any amount. Cards can be redeemed in person or online toward the purchase of annual and month-to-month memberships. They can also be used to purchase personal training, group fitness classes, birthday parties, shelter reservations and so much more.​

*Gift cards are non-refundable but never expire. Some programs and services may only be redeemed in-person.

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Contact Information

 Hours of Operation

  • Mon.- Fri. 6:30a.m.-7:30p.m. 
  • Sat.9a.m.-5p.m. 
  • Sun. 11a.m.-5p.m.
Seatack Hours of Operation
  • Mon., Wedn. & Fri. 8:30a.m-6:30p.m.
  • Tues. & Thurs. 6:30a.m.-6:30p.m.
  • Sat. 9a.m.-5p.m.
  • Sun. Closed