To be the conservation, park and recreation leader of a vital, active, nature based community.
What We Do
The County Parks and Recreation Department works to build and maintain current and future parks as well as manage all of these facilities while offering recreational opportunities for the County.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Q: What are the hours of operation for Transylvania County Parks and Recreation?
The Transylvania Activity Center is open Monday through Friday 8am-10pm and on Saturdays and Sundays 8am-10pm pending rentals.
- Q: Does the gymnasium at the Transylvania Activity Center (TAC) have air conditioning?
- Q: Is there Wi-Fi at the TAC?
Yes - no password required.
- Q: Where is the TAC located?
The physical address for the TAC is 1078 Ecusta Rd. Brevard, NC 28712 We are located directly behind Pisgah Forest Elementary School.
- Q: Can Silvermont mansion be reserved?
The Silvermont Mansion 1st Floor is available for limited dates and times to rent. Saturday's and Sunday's only when available throughout the year.
- Q: If I want to reserve a facility or location are there fees to do this?
Yes and no. The Board of Commissioners approve a fee schedule each year at budget time and this schedule has fees for some of our facilities but some do not. In the "Quick Links" section above, on this website, you see a "Parks and Facilities" link. When you use this link you can select the facility you are interested in using and it will tell you if there are fees associated with using it. If you have further questions please contact our office at 828-884-3156.
Related Links (Partnerships)
- Friends of Silvermont - http://silvermont.org/
- City of Brevard, NC - http://www.cityofbrevard.com/
- Chamber of Commerce - http://www.visitwaterfalls.com/chamber-of-commerce/
- Heart of Brevard - http://www.brevardnc.org/
- Silvermont Opportunity Center - http://www.wcca.net/wcca-services/older-adult-services/silvermont.html
- WSQL Brevard 1240 AM - http://wsqlradio.info/
- Transylvania Youth Council (Facebook) - https://www.facebook.com/transylvania.youth.council?ref=hl
- Transylvania County Schools - http://www.tcsnc.org
- Transylvania Little League - http://www.transylvaniall.org
- Special Olympics North Carolina - www.sonc.net/local-programs/transylvania-county/