Burlington Recreation & Parks and the Burlington Royals will host a free Scotts® Major League Baseball® Pitch Hit & Run™ Competition for area youth on Saturday, April 22 at 9am (gates open at 8:30am) for boys & girls ages 7-14 at the Burlington Athletic Stadium.
Pitch Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball®. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete; free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills.
On April 21, 2017 from 8:00 am - 9:30 am the Burlington Police Department will be hosting another “Coffee with a Cop” at McDonalds located at 535 Huffman Mill Rd. in Burlington. This is a community event designed to allow our citizens the opportunity to meet the officers and employees of the department that work their neighborhoods. There is no agenda or planned speeches; just a chance for people to ask questions and build relationships.
North Park Car Show
Burlington Recreation and Parks and Shade-Tree Thumpers Truck Club present the North Park Car Show. Come out for food, vendors, and entertainment! If you have a hot ride, you will want to be a part of this event. There will be several categories to take part in for trophies. $15 early registration fee, $20 day of the show; must be 18 years of age to enter vehicle in show. Please call (336) 222-5138 for registration information
Statewide Star Party
Join Burlington Recreation & Parks, Alamance Parks and other community partners for an evening of stargazing and astronomy-themed activities! Take part in a laser-guided constellation tour, look through telescopes and try out a star-themed activity! Please dress accordingly and bring a lawn chair. Parking and restrooms are available in the lot across from the Historic Farm. All ages welcome, children 16 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. The NC Science Festival's annual Statewide Star Party is made possible through the generous support of the NC Space Grant.