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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Founders' Day Food Truck Application

We are now accepting Food Truck Applications for Founders' Day 2019. Applications are due by August 2 at 5 p.m.

Founders' Day 2019 Food Truck Application

Concerts in 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.

June 6 - L Shape Lot (Poor Piggy's Food Truck)


Family Health & Fitness Day

We've got a day full of classes, workouts, Talk & Walk learning sessions, and more! The day will end with the kids' Bike Rodeo in the afternoon.

Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Leland Municipal Park
113 Town Hall Dr.

Schedule of Events


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 Drive

June 15 - Mary Poppins Returns


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. - SOLD OUT

Monday, August 19 at 5 p.m.

Fee: $45 

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Camp Create

Camp Create will fill your child's summer with 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 focus heavier on a single art form to give campers a more in-depth experience.

Click here to find out more information and register.