8:30 pm
field opens at 7 p.m., show starts at 8:30 p.m Enjoy a PG, family friendly flick at Flowers Field! Pack a picnic or enjoy some tasty treats from the food trucks on site. Can you[...]
Dorothea Dix Park - Big Field
6:00 pm
Join Myrick Howard, President of Preservation North Carolina, as he discusses the architecture of Dorothea Dix Park. Learn about hospital architect A.J. Davis and his contributions to the City of Raleigh and explore the characteristics[...]
Dorothea Dix Park
2:00 pm
Come out for the kid-free Spring Fling at Dorothea Dix Park – a field day for adults (18+). Get ready for a fun-filled field day for adults including an Egg Hunt, blow-up obstacle course, and[...]
The Grove at Dorothea Dix Park
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Featured Class: Intergeneration Clay Workshop Age: 6-11 yrs. Share in the fun of handbuilding with your child! Come to the pottery studio at Pullen and support your child as you both make original ornamental and functional[...]
Pullen Arts Center
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 pm
Celebrate Earth Day with a guided evening hike led by a Wildlife Educator! The hike will last approximately 50 minutes and will focus on Dorothea Dix Park’s history, landscapes and habitats.
Dorothea Dix Park
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Featured Class: Intergeneration Clay Workshop Age: 6-11 yrs. Share in the fun of handbuilding with your child! Come to the pottery studio at Pullen and support your child as you both make original ornamental and functional[...]
Pullen Arts Center
May 6 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) for a free skywatching program at Dorothea Dix Park! Telescopes will be[...]
Dorothea Dix Park
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
6:30 pm
Come join us for the first ever Oaks & Spokes Bike Fashion Show at Dorothea Dix Park! Want to ride the runway? Have a design you want featured? Sign up to be a model, designer,[...]
Dorothea Dix Park
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
8:30 am
Did you know May is National Bike Month? What better way to celebrate than taking a ride on City of Raleigh greenways, with a stop at Dorothea Dix Park! This low-key ride will start at[...]
Meet at Eliza Pool Park
6:00 pm
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
6:00 pm
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
6:00 pm
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
9:00 am
Easy lessons on how to pickle and ferment vegetables that add probiotic-rich fermented foods to our diets.
The Well Fed Community Garden
6:00 pm
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
12:00 pm
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
6:00 pm
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
NC State College of Design
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Art in the Garden – watercolor painting and instruction, includes lunch at The Well Fed Community Garden.
The Well Fed Community Garden
6:00 pm
Escape your busy workweek and have some fun at Harvey Hill! We’ll bring some lawn games and food trucks, while you bring your friends! Play games, picnic, enjoy the view. Bring your own lawn games[...]
Dorothea Dix Park - Harvey Hill
6:00 pm
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
12:00 pm
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Explore the wonders of pollinators in the garden and learn how to build a happy home for the pollinators in your neighborhood.
The Well Fed Community Garden
Sep 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
Learn how to choose the best fruits and berry varieties for your home garden, and how to plant, prune and care for them.
The Well Fed Community Garden
6:30 pm
A new documentary created by North Carolina filmmakers suggests that mental health patients may be receiving outdated or disproven treatments. Witness the state of mental health care in America through the documentary Going Sane. After[...]
Five Points Center for Active Adults
12:00 pm
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Art in the Garden – watercolor painting and instruction, includes lunch at The Well Fed Community Garden.
The Well Fed Community Garden
12:00 pm
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
Learn how to grow microgreens at home. They are easy to grow, tasty on salads and soups, and packed full of antioxidants and other nutrients!
The Well Fed Community Garden
6:00 pm
The City of Raleigh and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema are pleased to continue the successful Movies by Moonlight series at Dorothea Dix Park. Dress up and join us on Saturday, October 21st for a Halloween double-feature[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Flowers Field
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
7:30 pm
Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium & Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) for a free skywatching program at Dorothea Dix Park! Telescopes will be set[...]
Dorothea Dix Park
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
2:00 pm
Learn all you need to know about growing your own shiitake mushrooms, gain hands-on experience in starting mushroom logs
The Well Fed Community Garden