Municipal recreation and educational classes for Morehead City are provided and give a comprehensive and varied program of activities, services, and resources for its citizens at all levels, from the pre-school to senior citizens. It is our department’s desire to provide a recreation experience designed to meet constructive and worthwhile goals of the individual participant, groups, and the community at large.
Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department is now offering recreational, open play corn-hole. Corn-hole will take place on Wednesday evenings from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department (1600 Fisher Street, Morehead City, NC, 28557). To play, you must have an Annual Pass or a Daily Pass ($5).
Please Call Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 ext. 2 for more details.
Celebrate the holiday weekend with the Morehead City Annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 31st, 2018 sponsored by the Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department. Thousands of candy/toy-filled eggs will be spread throughout three egg hunt activity areas. Areas are divided by the following age groups: 4 & under, 5-8, and 9-12. The hunt starts promptly at 9:30 a.m. at Rotary Park, 2200 Mayberry Loop Road, Morehead City, NC. NO PETS PLEASE!!! Please Call Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 for more details.
Following the Egg Hunt, bring the whole family to walk and/or run on the Rotary Park-O’ Neal Field exercise trail located at 2200 Mayberry Loop Road, Morehead City, NC. The 1 Mile Walk/Fun Run will begin at 10:00 a.m. on March 31st, 2018. and MCPRD staff will direct participants on the 1 mile course. This non-competitive event promotes family wellness and pre-registration is not required for this event. NO PETS or BIKES PLEASE!!! Please Call Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 for more details.
Spring Break Camp will be held April 2nd- 6th. The Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department sponsors a Spring Break Holiday Camp for students aged 6-12. Camp hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at the cost of $60.00 for Morehead City residents or $90.00 for non-city residents. Campers need to provide their lunches daily. Camp staff supervises recreational activities in the classroom, game room, gymnasium, and playground. For more information call 252-726-5083. Camp will be held at MCPRD 1600 Fisher Street, Morehead City, NC, 28557. Spring Break Camp 2018
For more information, please contact Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083 ext 3.
The Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department will be accepting 11th Street Vessel Parking Permit applications on March 1; permits are valid March 1 – January 15 of the pass year. MCPRD will begin accepting 2018-19 permit applications on Thursday, March 1 at 7:00 a.m. at the Morehead City Recreation Center located at 1600 Fisher Street. Vessel permit cost is $25. In order to be eligible for this permit, you must live within the town’s municipal limits and provide proof of residency (tax bill, utility bill, water bill, or deed). You also must provide proof of ownership of your vessel. Please contact 253-726-5083 ext. 1 for more details.
The Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department sponsors an 8-week Summer Camp Program for children ages 3-12. Camp staff supervises daily activities such as arts and crafts classes, playground time, gymnasium games, fieldtrips and so much more. The department promotes fun recreational and educational activities. Camp operates from 7:30am-5:30 pm Monday-Friday. Classes are divided into age groups. Children must be fully potty-trained. The 8-week program costs $300 for Morehead City Residents ($250 for each additional child), and $450 for Non-City Residents ($400 for each additional child). On a week-by week basis, the camp costs $60 for Resident individuals, and $90 for Non-Resident Individuals. For more information, contact Morehead City Parks and Recreation Department at 252-726-5083. Summer Camp Flyer 2018 Summer Day Camp Registration