PARKS / RECREATION

Contact Us: (845) 297-8773 ext. 7 or email: dcalabrese@wappingersfallsny.gov

The Recreation Commission is an advisory committee set up for the Village Board of Trustees. This year it consists of:

- Denise Calabrese, Chairperson
- Ronnie Komornik, Trustee

- Cathy Mazochi          - Don McCormick
- Joan O’Brien             - Jim Komornik
- Heidi Palacios

Recreation Commission meets on the Third Monday of the month at the American Legion at 7:00 pm. They are charged with organizing Easter Egg Hunt, Cultural Diversity Festival,  Family Fun Day by the Lake, Summer Concerts, Halloween Parade,  Halloween Costume Party, Christmas Tree Lighting and many more exciting events.

Current Event

FAMILY FUN DAY-SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH, VETERAN'S PARK 3PM

9-11 MEMORIAL FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 11TH MESIER PARK 6:30PM

CHANGE IN PROGRAMMING-DUE TO THE OVERWHELMING SUCCESS OF OUR OUTDOOR MOVIES, WE HAVE DECIDED TO ADD A HALLOWEEN MOVIE TO OUR FALL SEASON-HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA-OCTOBER 2ND RAINDATE 10/3 VETERAN'S PARK 7PM (CANCELLED THE HALLOWEEN PARTY SCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 25TH AT KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS)

OCTOBER 17TH-11AM-6PM, THE PARADE BEGINS AT 11AM AT ELM STREET AND ENDS IN MESIER PARK WHERE VENDORS WILL BE SET UP WITH ALL YOUR HALLOWEEN AND FALL NEEDS.  RYAN DUTCHER, I HEART RADIO, ENTERTAINERS, TRUNK OR TREAT, LOTS OF FOOD, A PUMPKIN PATCH AND MUCH MORE.  FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!  VISIT WWW.HUDSONVALLEYHALLOWEENMAGAZINE.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 28TH-SIXTH ANNUAL HOLIDAY LIGHT PARADE- BE A PART OF THIS SPECTACULAR PARADE!  FLOATS, BOATS, BIKES, DOGS; THE POSSIBILITIES ARE ENDLESS.  TROPHIES FOR THE BEST FLOATS WILL BE AWARDED!  PARADE STEPS OFF AT 6:30 FROM ELM STREET.  SANTA ARRIVES IN MESIER PARK BY 7PM.

The Parks Commission is an advisory committee set up for the Village Board of Trustees.

  • Denise Calabrese, Chair
  • Kevin Huber, Liason

The Parks Commission is charged with organizing the caretaking for all the Parks in the Village and updating the Parks and Recreation Master Plan. See webite for Parks and Recreation Master Plan. Link to scanned PDF file of Parks and Recreation Master Plan

Park Commission meets on the first Wednesday of each month at the American Legion Hall, 7 Spring Street, Wappingers Falls NY 7pm.

Park Usage Guidelines and Fee Schedule Link

Lake Committee
The Lake Committee is a committee set up of the Village Board of Trustees. This year it consists of:

- Denise Calabrese, Chairperson
- John Chase, Trustee
- Scott Davis, Trustee

Lake Committee meets on the first Monday at the Village Hall at 7pm. The committee is charged with care of the Lake. This year the committee will be working on the Local Waterfront Revitalization Plan (LWRP).