Adopt a Park Program Overview
In order to enhance the quality, usability and beauty of our parks, Wicomico County Recreation, Parks and Tourism Department is inviting volunteer groups to assist with clean up, preservation, awareness and maintenance of our parks.
Who Can Participate
Volunteers groups from civic organizations, fraternal organizations, social clubs, neighborhood associations, faith-based organizations, schools or businesses are all welcome to participate. All participants must be 18 years or older unless supervised by an adult.
Adopting a Park Procedure
A representative of an interested group must complete the application and submit for review. The Department and the Recreation and Parks Commission will review the application. If approved, the Department will notify the group and schedule a follow up meeting to discuss the adoption. Park adoption is for a one year period and may be renewed annually with Department and Commission approval.Adopt a Park Application Community Project Use Agreement
Forms can be submitted to:
Wicomico County Parks Department
Attn: Adopt a Park Program
28302 Owens Branch Rd.,
Salisbury, MD 21801
If you have any questions, contact the Wicomico County Parks Department at 410-548-4870.
Current Programs & News
Land Preservation, Parks and Recreation Plan
The update of Wicomico County's Land Preservation, Parks and Recreation Plan has been locally adopted. Read more to view the plan. - Read More
Youth & Adult Chess Tournaments
Our annual Chess Tournaments will return this February. The Youth Tournament is Friday, Feb. 22, and the Adult Tournament will follow on Saturday, Feb. 23. - Read More
Youth Drop-In Basketball
Middle and high school students can drop in at Salisbury Middle School to play basketball for free on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. - Read More