Friends of the Parks

Members of the Asheville Parks and Greenways Foundation are supporters whose insight provides direct support to the Foundation’s Mission, Programs and Services.


  • Stay Connected with news and events related to the City’s parks and greenways.
  • Be a Voice in the strategic planning, programs, and or services provided by the Foundation.
  • Special Invitations to the Annual Meeting, Events, and other Member Gatherings.
  • Volunteer Scheduling Priority, we try to accommodate all of our volunteers schedules, but you will have the first option for popular events, i.e. the first shift of Ale Share!

The Cost of Membership is only $25!

Thank you for your support!

Members Will Receive

  • The Green Sticker a hip way to show others ‘You’re in!’
  • E-Newsletters Short, sweet, and to the point.
  • A Year of Being ‘In’

Being part of the Friends of the Parks allows you to stay connected with news and events related to Asheville’s parks and greenways. Membership also keeps you informed about other ways to support Asheville’s parks and greenways, such as learning about new park facilities or by getting involved as a volunteer.

Join Today!

There are two ways to join:

1. Download a Membership Application and mail it in with your payment.

2. Click the button above to use our secure online form to submit your contact information and payment. Be sure to fill out the “shipping” section if your billing and shipping addresses are different. All materials will be sent to the shipping address.

The Grand Prize*

A special prize package that is really groovy and cool, and has yet to be finalized…

The Events

  • Boater Bash Thursday, October 29, 2015 More Info to come
  • Cidery Tours with Urban Orchard Tuesday, November 17 6-9 $15 Enjoy a complimentary cider or ale, the live music of the talented multi-instrumentalist Billy Litz, and a Cidery Tour of Urban Orchard’s infamous cidery. Tours will be offered at 7 and 8 PM, sign up at the door.

Green Finale at Twisted Laurel $15 TBD in December At this event, we will draw the grand prize winner.