Contact Information

Jim Orr
Director Parks and Recreation
200 Plant Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 919-968-2784
Fax: 919-932-2923

Parks · Recreation · Arts · Culture 

The Town of Chapel Hill is nationally regarded for its quality of life. In addition to our parks, open greens spaces, and a myriad of indoor and outdoor recreational facilities, Chapel Hill Parks & Recreation offers recreational programs and cultural activities for all ages and social backgrounds.

Everyone needs the opportunity for self-enrichment, adventure, fellowship and quiet reflection. At Chapel Hill Parks and Recreation Department, we understand these needs and are dedicated to providing cultural and recreational opportunities in a safe and inviting environment.

BROWSE our program offerings and REGISTER ONLINE, or visit one of our locations to register in person.


Cover PR Winter-Spring 2016

Registration for Winter-Spring Programs - January 4th

  • · Residents of Chapel Hill or Orange County
      January 4, 8:30 a.m.

  • · Non-residents - January 18, 8:30 a.m.

Our indoor spaces provide for a variety of activities and programs for all ages and abilities. Our parks and greenways provide space for families and friends to fellowship, play, walk, bike and relax.


SSummer Camp Flyer_webimplifying CAMP REGISTRATION
Frequently Asked Questions and Instructions
Registration Form & Camp Listings Included

No more waiting in long lines! We’ve made your registration process much more pleasant and thorough.

Mail In Registration Begins February 3rd
(Postmarked Feb. 3rd or later, no drop offs or walk-ins until Feb 15)

Online Registration begins February 8th at 8:30am

Non-residents may register in person, by mail or online beginning Feb. 22.




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