Howard County Recreation and Parks

Since 1969, Howard County’s Department of Recreation & Parks has been creating top-notch recreational programs and award-winning parks and facilities. In addition to Wine in the Woods, Recreation & Parks hosts other popular events throughout the year, such as GreenFest, Spring Fishing Tournament, Sunset Serenades concerts, 4th of July Festival & Fireworks, Rockburn Car Show, Holiday Mart, and many more. We also provide classes in everything from art to Zumba, sports leagues galore, summer camps, licensed child care, and recreational facilities. Our Department also protects natural areas and open space for the public to enjoy. In short, we have something for everyone! Go to for more information.
                Howard County Recreation and Parks
                7120 Oakland Mills Road
                Columbia, MD 21046


The Wine in the Woods 5K is on May 9, 2015, at Centennial Park. Click here to register. Click here for 2014 results.