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Find your escape in the heart of the City.  Come enjoy the wide-open fields, rolling meadows and shady tree groves or join us at one of a variety of exciting programs and events. Plan your visit to Dorothea Dix Park today.

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Check out our calendar for upcoming programs and events at Dix Park - we've got something for everyone!


Programs + Events
The Big Field

Family Field Day

*** Family Field Day Rescheduled from May 16 *** Let's have some family fun at Dix Park! Family Field Day presented by Dorothea Dix Park and Marbles Kids Museum will have fun for all ages with FREE field games, arts & crafts, a family scvanger…
Programs + Events
The Big Field

Falling For Local

Celebrate Autumn in Raleigh with a local-centric Market & Festival on the Big Field! This family friendly event is open to the public and FREE TO ATTEND! Enjoy live music from local talent and demos from local businesses all day long as well as loads of FALL FUN with hay rides, inflatables,…