The Appomattox County Parks, Recreation and Tourism Department provides a variety of quality recreational programs and leisure activities for Appomattox County residents along with providing management of parks, recreation areas and civic facilities.
The goal of the Department of Parks and Recreation is to promote public awareness and support for recreation, park and leisure services. The department strives to develop facilities and recreational programs to ensure the citizens of Appomattox county are provided with leisure opportunities through a variety of programs, facilities and open spaces designed to improve their social, mental and physical health in a safe and clean environment.
The Appomattox County Parks and Recreation Department currently manages five sites:
Appomattox County Community Center
Appomattox County Ball Park
Appomattox County Community Park
Oakville Ruritan Building
Courtland Festival Park
The department also works closely with youth sport groups like The Appomattox Youth Sports Association and The Appomattox Soccer Association to facilitate the scheduling of fields, gymnasiums and facilities for youth sport programs.