Aug 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
Bring a blanket and chairs to enjoy music under the stars with staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC). Look[...]
The Big Field - Dorthea Dix Park
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
7:30 pm
Enjoy an outdoor showing of Jurassic Park hosted by the City of Raleigh and Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh as part of the Movies by Moonlight series at Dorothea Dix Park. Arrive on Saturday, August 18th as early as[...]
Flowers Field at Dorthea Dix Park
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
BYO yoga mat and water to this free event and get centered with yoga in the park! Registration is recommended in case of inclement weather. Learn more at DortheaDixPark.org.
Dorthea Dix Park - Williams Field
Sep 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Bring kids age 2-6 to this FREE program exploring dinosaurs where they can see and touch real fossils! All children must be registered to attend. See dortheadixpark.org for details and registration.
The Big Field - Dorthea Dix Park
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
BYO yoga mat and water to this free event and get centered with yoga in the park! Registration is recommended in case of inclement weather. Learn more at DortheaDixPark.org.
Dorthea Dix Park - Williams Field
Sep 15 @ 12:00 pm
12:00 pm
Dreamville Festival will be a multi-stage music event from J. Cole of Fayetteville, North Carolina. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind celebration of local culture, food and music. Learn more and purchase tickets at dreamvillefest.com.
Dorthea Dix Park
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
Join your neighbors and help build a park for everyone! See the latest draft master plan for Dorothea Dix Park and provide your feedback during the Dix Park Community Roadshow on Monday, September 24th! Click through to[...]
McKimmon Center
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
BYO yoga mat and water to this free event and get centered with yoga in the park! Registration is recommended in case of inclement weather. Learn more at DortheaDixPark.org.
Dorthea Dix Park - Williams Field
6:30 pm
Save the date for the fourth of five community meetings for the master plan process. Location TBA. See dortheadixpark.org for more details.
TBA
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
BYO yoga mat and water to this free event and get centered with yoga in the park! Registration is recommended in case of inclement weather. Learn more at DortheaDixPark.org.
Dorthea Dix Park - Williams Field
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
The City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department and Dorothea Dix Park are hosting the 1st Annual FallFest at Dix Park event on Saturday, October 27th from 11:00am-4:00pm. This will be a fun[...]
Dorthea Dix Park
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The Master Plan Advisory Committee works with the design team throughout the planning process and makes recommendations to the Executive Committee for Dix Park development. Location TBD. Follow this page for details.
TBD
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
During this pop up event, dogs will be allowed off leash while at the specially crafted dog park, which features four acres for dogs to roam, and a small dog area as well. This is a[...]
Dorthea Dix Park Athletic Field
6:00 pm
Come on out to the Big Field at Dix Park to see the Leonids Meteor Shower! “Visitors to the park will be able to look through telescopes, facilitated by Morehead staff and dedicated volunteers, at[...]
Dorthea Dix Park Big Field