Special Events

Winterville Christmas Parade

The 2017 Winterville Christmas Parade is Saturday, December 9th at 2:00 p.m.

Parade Route Map

Parade Application

Parade Participant Procedures - Coming Soon


2017 Winterville Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Come join the Mayor, Town Staff, and citizens of Winterville help bring in the Christmas season with the annual Winterville Tree Lighting Ceremony. The Tree Lighting Ceremony is November 30th at 6:00 p.m. and features Christmas Carols, gift card giveaway, reading of The Night Before Christmas by Mayor Doug Jackson, and the lighting of the Winterville Christmas Tree. The Winterville Town Council and Mayor Reception will follow the tree lighting ceremony at the Winterville Fire Department. Town Council Reception guests will be treated to snacks and refreshments.

2018 Summer Movie & Concert Series

The Winterville Parks & Recreation Summer Movie & Concert Series is held at the Winterville Recreation Park Amphitheatre. Admission is free and concession stand is open for all refreshment needs. All bands play 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. All movies begin at dusk.

Address: 332 Sylvania Street, Winterville, NC 28590



May 11th - Trainwreck May 4th- Coco (PG)
June 8th - The Main Event Band         June 15th - Despicable Me 3 (PG)
July 27th - Roman Sams Band July 20th - Moana (PG)
September 21st - Jupiter Jones

September 7th - Beauty & The Beast (2016, PG)


Winterville Ruritan Club Bingo

Winterville Parks & Recreation is co-sponsoring Bingo in May. Bingo will be May 13, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Bingo is held at the Winterville Ruritan Club located across from AG Cox Middle School in Winterville. Where will there be fun, friends, and free prizes in May? Bingo!

Inaugural Trick or Treat the Trails

Winterville Parks and Recreation is hosting the inaugural Trick or Treat the Trail on October 31, 2018. Event will be held at the Winterville Recreation Park, 332 Sylvania Street, from 4:30p.m. to 7:30p.m. Trick or Treat the Trail includes trick or treat stations along walking trail, DJ, food trucks, games, bounce houses, face painting and more! Come enjoy a night of family fun.

Glow Party

Scheduled for Friday, July 13, 2018 from 8pm-10pm for ages 13-19. Admission fee $5, includes entry to the party and one glow item. Concessions and additional glow items will be available for purchase! The event will be held at the Winterville Recreation Park (332 Sylvania St. Winterville, NC). Please no alcohol, drugs, or weapons allowed on Town premises. Security will be provided by Winterville Police Department. Rain-Date: Saturday, July 15, 2017 same time and place. Come out for a night of fun and dance!


National Night Out/Back-to-School Bash

The Annual National Night Out Back-to-School Bash will be Tuesday, August 7, 2018 from 6pm-8:30pm. The event will be held at the Winterville Recreation Park (332 Sylvania St. Winterville, NC). Come out for a evening of free food, fun, Mobile Gaming Theater, and an opportunity to win free school supplies!