Mar 25 @ 8:30 pm Dorothea Dix Park - Big Field
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[...]
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
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[...]
Apr 9 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Grove at Dorothea Dix Park
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[...]
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
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.
May 6 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
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[...]
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dorothea Dix Park
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,[...]
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Meet at Eliza Pool Park
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[...]
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
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[...]
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
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[...]
Jul 2 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
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[...]
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
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[...]
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm NC State College of Design
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[...]
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park - Harvey Hill
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[...]
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
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[...]
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Sep 11 @ 6:30 pm Five Points Center for Active Adults
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[...]
Sep 20 @ 12:00 pm City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Flowers Field
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[...]
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Dorothea Dix Park
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[...]
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm James B. Hunt Jr. Library
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[...]
Dec 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Come view the Geminid Meteor Shower of 2017! 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[...]
Jan 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Big Field
Engaging activities will allow little ones to understand how animals in the wild survive the cold months of winter. Live creatures to see and touch will create a memorable experience for all.
Jan 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm A.J. Fletcher Opera
Elizabeth Silkes, Executive Director of the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience’s free lecture “From Memory to Action” will explore the past, present, and potential future life of Dorothea Dix Park as our community seeks[...]
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm McKimmon Center
Join your neighbors in a discussion about the future of Dix Park. Help build a park for everyone! In partnership with the Hillsborough Street Community Service Corporation · Hillsborough CAC · Central CAC · Wade[...]
Mar 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Flowers Field
The City of Raleigh and Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh are pleased to be partnering to continue the successful Movies by Moonlight series at Dorothea Dix Park. Spaceballs is rated PG, but does include profanity. 454 Grill Food Truck and Mr.[...]
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Join City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources staff on a walking tour of Dorothea Dix Park. On July 24th, 2015, the City of Raleigh purchased the Dorothea Dix Campus from the State of[...]
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Join City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources staff on a walking tour of Dorothea Dix Park. On July 24th, 2015, the City of Raleigh purchased the Dorothea Dix Campus from the State of[...]