Programs & Events

The Town of Leland offers a variety of recreation programs for youth and adults that encourage positive leisure lifestyles. Recreation programs provide opportunities for socialization, personal growth, physical activity and character building. The Parks and Recreation Department is always looking to expand the services it provides so that it remains responsive to the community and on the cutting edge of recreation trends. Check back often as new programs are added regularly.

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Bark in the Park

A dog-centric event in partnership with Capeside Animal Hospital and Furever Friends Animal Rescue to offer a free rabies clinic to Leland Residents and also includes local dog centric businesses and a dog adoption. 

Saturday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Leland Municipal Park
113 Town Hall Dr.


Birding - Spring Nesting Birds

Learn about the nesting habits and behaviors of nesting birds in Southeastern NC.

Thursdays, March 28 - April 11 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Leland Town Hall
102 Town Hall Dr.

Resident Fee: $35; Non-Resident Fee: $45

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Night Hunt

Why should kids get to have all the fun!?! Join us for an adult only, flashlight egg hunt with live music! Food will be available for purchase from local Food Trucks. Adult beverages will also be available for purchase. If you are looking for a slower paced egg hunt experience, check out our Master’s Division (Suggested ages 50+).  PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUESTED

Thursday, April 18 at 7 p.m.

Leland Municipal Park
113 Town Hall Dr.

Fee: $5/person

Town of Leland's Liability Waiver/Photo Release and Refund Policy

Registration will open February 1, 2019.

Egg Hunt

This holiday event features egg hunts for children divided into six age groups (0-12 months, 13-23 months, 2-3 years, 4-5 years, 6-7 years, and 8-10 years), prizes and more! Bring your basket and prepare for a visit from Mr. E.B. himself who will arrive after the hunts are completed! 

Saturday, April 20 at 10 a.m.

North Brunswick High School
114 Scorpion Dr. NE


Concerts @ The Park

Join us for our concert series and be prepared to dance! Bring a blanket or a lawn chair, beverages, and your friends and family! Local food trucks will be on site selling food!

Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Leland Municipal Park
113 Town Hall Dr.

April 25 - British Invaders (CheeseSmith Co. Food Truck)

May 9 - Jim Quick & Coastline (2 Bros Coastal Cuisine Food Truck)

May 30 - Painted Man (Bill's Front Porch Brew Food Truck)

June 6 - L Shape Lot (Food Truck TBD)


Movies in the Park

Join us in the park and watch a family movie under the night sky. Bring a blanket, lawn chairs, a picnic and your family, but please no pets or alcohol. Concessions will be available for purchase.

Saturdays at Sunset

Leland Municipal Park
113 Town Hall Dr.

May 4 - Star Wars: The Last Jedi

May 18 - Ralph Breaks The Internet

June 1 - Incredibles 2

June 15 - Mary Poppins Returns


Date Night in the Park

Get a babysitter and come have a date night at the park! Before the feature presentation, enjoy yard games and dinner from a local food truck. Then, once the sun sets, settle down in your chairs/blanket and enjoy the film Crazy Rich Asians (PG-13) under the stars.

Saturday, May 11 at 6:30 p.m.

Leland Municipal Park
113 Town Hall Dr.


Kayak Adventures - Shark Tooth Island

Explore the Cape Fear River and its islands where you can hunt for fossils and prehistoric sharks’ teeth on this sunset adventure.

Monday, June 10 at 5:30 p.m.

Monday, August 19 at 5 p.m.

Fee: $45

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Camp Create

Camp Create will focus heavily on the arts and self-expression. During each week, campers will explore a variety of art forms, take part in a field trip and enjoy games/social time. Select weeks will be heavier in one art to give campers a more in depth experience.

Click here to find out more information and register!