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 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 29 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
This self-guided walking tour provides a unique opportunity to explore many of the properties and features that help to make the city sustainable, dynamic and, ultimately, livable. Stops along the way include HQ Raleigh, the Dillon warehouse, Union Station, Death and Taxes teaching[...]
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
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
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
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
Oct 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
9:00 am
Art It Up! 2017 is a collection of 18 different events at 16 different locations in the Hillsborough Street district. Arts, culture, and recreation organizations in the vibrant district will host events focused on: Local[...]
Hillsborough Street, Pullen Park, & NCSU
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 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 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
This isn’t your typical lighting event. Moonlight in the Garden is meticulously designed to showcase the JC Raulston Arboretum’s internationally acclaimed garden and all its splendor. You think their collection is spectacular by day? Wait[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The City of Raleigh welcomes you to the first community meeting to help shape the future of Dorothea Dix Park. Join us and share your ideas on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at[...]
James B. Hunt Jr. Library
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum
Nov 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum
Nov 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Don’t miss this chance to explore the JC Raulston Arboretum after dark! It ‘s the first time in over a decade that they’ve opened their gates for an evening stroll. Kelly Francis fireflies will greet[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum