52019Aug

Champion Tree of Alamance County is Back!

Champion Tree of Alamance County is back! Alamance County is home to giant trees that have, against all odds, survived centuries of storms, pests, and development. These living monuments have cleaned our air, filtered our water and provided habitat for Piedmont wildlife over hundreds of years. From school grounds and city centers to backwoods and… Continue Reading Champion Tree of Alamance County is Back!

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222019Jun

Status of the Ossipee Dam in Altamahaw

This morning, the Alamance County Emergency Management Office and the AO Fire Department were alerted to water leaking from the base of the Ossipee Dam in Altamahaw. Since then, the NC Department of Transportation, the Department of Environmental Quality Dam Safety Division, and the State Emergency Management Office have been in contact with representatives from… Continue Reading Status of the Ossipee Dam in Altamahaw

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232019May

New FootGolf Course Opening at Cedarock Park, Saturday May 25, 2019

BURLINGTON – Starting Saturday, May 25, there will be something new to do at Cedarock Park. Alamance Parks is introducing a new FootGolf course to the park. The Cedarock FootGolf course starts at the Park Office and offers 18 holes of play on an open course. The game utilizes a soccer ball that is kicked… Continue Reading New FootGolf Course Opening at Cedarock Park, Saturday May 25, 2019

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132018Sep

Parks and Landfill Updates

Due to Hurricane Florence, all Alamance Parks facilities, including parks, community centers, and Haw River Trail Park and Paddle Access points will be closing at 5pm today (9/13/18) through Sunday (9/16/18). The Alamance Landfill has adopted the below schedule (subject to change): 1. Landfill and Convenience Center will operate on a normal schedule on Thursday.… Continue Reading Parks and Landfill Updates

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152018Mar
Summer Fun and Safe Kids Expo – March 17, 2018

Summer Fun and Safe Kids Expo – March 17, 2018

Summer Fun & Safe Kids Expo Saturday, March 17th 11am-2pm Come join Safe Kids for a day full of fun & games. Bike Safety Rodeo, Jr. Fire Fighter Challenge, Pedestrian, Home, Water & Motor Vehicle Safety all located in the parking lot adjacent to Dunham’s Sports. Operation Medicine Drop Drive Thru will run 11am-2pm. Special… Continue Reading Summer Fun and Safe Kids Expo – March 17, 2018

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42015Dec

Recreational Holiday Programs Coming Up

Christmas at Cedarock Historical Farm Saturday, December 5th 1:00pm-4:00pm Please join us this Saturday (the Eve of St. Nicholas’ Day) to celebrate Christmas at the Cedarock Historical Farm as it would have been in the late 1800s. Festivities will take place from 1:00pm until 4:00pm. Enjoy Christmas Stories, live Christmas music, hot chocolate, hearth cooking,… Continue Reading Recreational Holiday Programs Coming Up

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192015Nov
Cedarock Park Wins the 2015 Alamance County Beautification Award

Cedarock Park Wins the 2015 Alamance County Beautification Award

On Tuesday, November 17, the Alamance County Recreation and Parks Department and the Recreation and Parks Commission was awarded the 2015 Alamance County Beautification Award from the Alamance Beautiful Commission for Cedarock Park. Recreation and Parks director Brian Baker said, “Alamance County Recreation and Parks Department is honored to receive this recognition. It is a… Continue Reading Cedarock Park Wins the 2015 Alamance County Beautification Award

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152015Oct

Celebrate Cedarock’s 40th Anniversary With Us!

Celebrate Cedarock! 40th Anniversary Celebration of Cedarock Park Saturday, October 17th 4:00pm-6:30pm Cedarock Park Historical Farm It’s our 40th anniversary- come help us celebrate with old-time farm games, hayrides, open farm, food, and more! Stick around for Ghosts in the Park storytelling at the farm. We’ll have a campfire and marshmallows for toasting. Costumes are… Continue Reading Celebrate Cedarock’s 40th Anniversary With Us!

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