Parks and Recreation


Welcome to Winterville Parks and Recreation Department website.

The mission of the Town of Winterville Parks & Recreation Department is to effectively and efficiently meet the recreation needs and interests of residents of all ages. Efforts to fulfill our mission focus on the updating of present facilities and playgrounds, planning for the acquisition of future facilities, and the provision of a wide range of year round recreation activities that utilize traditional and innovative programming ideas.

Online Registration & Reservations - Click Here

We now offer athletic, program, and special event cancellation information via text message through ActiveNet. To enable this option please click blue "Online Registration & Reservations" button above to access your account. Once you have opened your account enter your cell phone number, cell phone service provider, check the "Yes, I agree to

2019 Winterville Christmas Events

This year's Town Christmas festivities take place on Saturday, November 23rd. Events include Christmas Market, Parade, and Tree Lighting Ceremony,

  • Christmas Market: Event runs from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and includes craft vendors, food trucks, bounce house, and entertainment. Activities held at 252 Main Street.
  • Christmas Parade: Christmas parade begins at 2:00 p.m.
  • Tree Lighting Ceremony & Town Council Reception: Tree lighting ceremony begins at 6:00 p.m. and is held at 252 Main Street. Event features performances by local school bands and chorus', reading of The Night Before Christmas, gift card giveaway, and lighting of the Town Christmas Tree. Mayor and Town Council Reception will immediately follow the Tree Lighting Ceremony. Reception is open to all and guests will be treated to snacks and refreshments.

For more information regarding Town Christmas events, please call 252-756-1487.