Events at the Park

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    Durham Farmers' Market

    Featured Event: Durham Farmers' Market

    December 5, 2020 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

    Winter Market: Saturdays from 10 am-12 pm. No early entrance to the market this season due to new safety protocols and face masks are required at this time for entry. Contact your vendor for curbside pickup of preorders on Hunt … Continued

Volunteer Opportunities

Durham Central Park is powered by dedicated volunteers who do everything from weeding the gardens to running events. Looking for volunteer opportunities? Join our team!

Host Your Own Event

Durham Central Park has all of the amenities that make it the perfect spot for parties, weddings and corporate events.


(photo courtesy David Smith Photography)

Visitor Info

Durham Central Park offers a wealth of open green spaces and hidden gems—from artistic seating to beautiful gardens, there’s plenty to explore. Get the info you need for your trip to the park

Park Improvements

We’re committed to making Durham Central Park better. We’re already working on more improvements. But we want to know what you want to see in the park.

Park Stories

Everything in Durham Central Park…from the park itself to the pavilion to the all the benches…has a story. Get to know your park a little better by reading how it came to be.