Parks & Recreation

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors, by acquiring, developing, operating, and maintaining a park and recreation system.
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Our Vision

We Enhance Lives Through Quality Parks and Programs.

If you have an idea for a program/event that you would like to suggest, then please fill out this form.


The Parks and Recreation Department offices are located at the J. Paul Ford Recreation Center at 37 East Woodrow Avenue.

Benefits of Recreation

  • Healthier lifestyle
  • Family activities
  • Economic development
  • Build relationships
  • Preserve the environment
  • Help reduce crime
  • Provide entertainment
  • Skill development
  • Increase community pride 

Contact Us


Monday - Friday

9:00am - 5:00pm



Physical Address

37 E Woodrow Ave

Belmont, NC 28012

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 431 

Belmont, NC 28012