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Burlington City Park
1333 Overbrook Rd.
Burlington, NC 27215
(336) 222-5030
Park Description
Burlington City Park features year-around aquatics center, tennis center with 12 lighted courts, five softball fields, walking tracks, greenway system an amusement rides for children. Burlington"s restored 1910 Dentzel Menagerie Carousel is the centerpice of the 76 acre City Park. The carousel was built by the Dentzel Carousel Company, and has 46 hand-carved animals, three to a row. There are only 14 Dentzel Menagerie Carousels remaining intact in the world. The Dentzel carvers were famous for their realism and attention to detail, which is evident by the facial expressions and muscle definition. The horses have real horse-hair tails and all the animals have shiny, round glass eyes. No two animals are alike. Amphitheater - 77,080 Square footage with limited exterior lighting and interior flood lights 6 shelters available for rental 3 Softball Fields Greenway Playground Gazebo - available for rental Amusement rides, Train and Carousel Greenway System Amusement Rides $.75

Hours of Operation: Amusement Area: March 12-June: Sat. 10am-9pm; Sun: 1-7pm

Fees: No entry fees for this park
Metro Region: Triad, NC
Park Management: City

Baseball Fields   BBQ Grill   Benches   Bike Racks   Carrousel   Fitness Course   Flower Gardens   Gym   Handicap Accessible   Miniature Train   Open Play Fields   Open Space   Parking   Picnic Tables   Playground   Pond/Stream/Lake   Recreation Center   Restrooms   Running/Jogging   Shelter/Pavillion   Showers / Locker Room   Softball Fields   Special Features   Tennis Courts   Trails, Paved   Vending Machine   Water Fountain   

Wake County Parks and Recreation Short Term
Wake County Parks and Open Space long term