The City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department invite you to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Historic John Chavis Memorial Park. A reception gets under way Friday, September 27, 2013 from 5:30-6:15pm honoring John Chavis and the history of John Chavis Memorial Park. After the reception, bring your lawn chair and enjoy live music in the park from 6:30-10:30pm. Food trucks will be on-site offering food for purchase.
The celebration continues on Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 12pm – 4pm with festivities including carousel rides, inflatables, games and activities, music and more! This community celebration will also include a historical scavenger hunt in the park from 1-3pm. Come and help break the World Record for the Longest Soul Train Dance line at 3:30 pm! Food trucks will be on-site offering food for purchase. There will be businesses on site offering free financial education and credit reports on their eBus. Both events are free and open to the public!
For more information visit parks.raleighnc.gov or call 919-996-6640.