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Pullen Park

Last updated Jul. 21, 2015 - 1:53 pm
Pullen Event Lawn

Community Center

  • 919-831-6052 (main) | 919-996-6468 (press 0 for shelter rentals)
  • Director Abigail Kepler
Center Programs

Center Programs

  • Pullen Park Wednesday Night Dance Club
  • Friday Night Ballroom Dance
  • Yoga Classes
  • Wednesday Bridge Club
  • Parent Night Out Programs
  • Summer Camps
  • Personal trainer is available by appointment
  • Sewing Classes
  • Bridge Classes
  • Karate Classes for Youth and Adults
  • Preschool Programs - Tot Hour, Holiday programs

Combined Meeting Room

Combined Meeting Room

  • Room 112A & B combined to seat 200
  • $130/hour

Large Meeting Room (112B)

Large Meeting Room (112B)

  • Hardwood Floor
  • 42’x28’
  • Capacity: 120
  • $70/hour

Medium Meeting Room (112A)

Medium Meeting Room (112A)

  • Carpeted Floor
  • 40’x28’
  • Capacity: 80 (connect with room 112B, for a total capacity of 200)
  • $60/hour

Small Meeting Room (126)

Small Meeting Room (126)

  • Carpeted Floor
  • 31’x24’
  • Capacity: 30
  • $35/hour

Small Meeting Room (103)

Small Meeting Room (103)

  • Tile Floor
  • 27’x19’
  • Capacity: 30
  • $35/hour

Warming Kitchen

Warming Kitchen

  • Can only be rented along with another room rental
  • Food may be warmed but not made from scratch
  • $20/hour

Amusements

Pullen Ticket Office

Welcome Center / Ticket Office

  • Tickets will be required for each ride in Pullen Park.
  • Tickets are $1 for all riders 13 months and older. Riders 12 months and younger are free with a paying adult.
  • Tickets sales close 15 minutes prior to the rides closing
  • Pullen Park Amusement hours will vary depending on the season. Some rides may close early due to darkness or inclement weather.

  • Carousel
  • Carousel House
  • Carousel Tiger

Gustave A. Dentzel Carousel

  • From 1911, listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Ride require one ticket per person.
  • Must be 42 inches tall to ride alone, if under 42 inches a parent/guardian must ride with them and both require a ticket

Purchase ride tickets at the welcome center

Kiddie Boats

  • Ride require one ticket per person.

C.P. Huntington miniature train

Train

  • C.P. Huntington miniature train, a one-third size, near-replica of the famous locomotive of the same name.
  • Ride require one ticket per person.
  • Must be 42 inches tall to ride alone, if under 42 inches a parent/guardian must ride with them and both require a ticket

Pullen Park Pedal Boats

Pedal Boats

  • Ride around Lake Howell
  • The pedal cruisers require six tickets for a half hour boat rental and up to 4 people can fit in a boat

  • Andy & Opie Statue
  • Children's Amphitheater

Other Amusements

  • TV Land "Andy & Opie" statue
  • Children's Amphitheater

Holiday Express

Train

December 3-6 and December 10-13

Aquatic Center

Pullen Aquatics Center

Arts Center


Arts
  • Programs in pottery, jewelry making, painting, printmaking, bookmaking, drawing, fiber arts, weaving and glass arts
  • Extensive studios and equipment
  • Special events and gallery exhibits throughout the year
  • More Information on Pullen Arts Center

Pullen Place Cafe


  • 919-829-7180
Pullen Place Cafe

Recreation Business Office


  • 919-996-4800 | 105 Pullen Rd
Recreation Business Office
  • Processes Summer Camp and School Programs registrations as well as mail in registrations from the Leisure Ledger
  • Located in the Arts Center

Theatre In The Park


  • 919-831-6936
Theater
  • Theatre In The Park, located in the northern end of Raleigh’s scenic Pullen Park, is internationally acclaimed for its outstanding theatrical achievements, with more than 40,000 people attending our programming last year alone.
  • Visit website

Shelters (9)

To rent a shelter please contact Pullen Amusements at 919-996-6468 View other shelter locations
Island Gazebo

Island Gazebo

  • Capacity: 50-100
  • $30/hour to rent
  • No chairs / tables on site
  • No electricity

Carousel Pavilion

Carousel Pavilion

  • Capacity: 60
  • Tables: 8
  • $30/hour to rent
  • Located on east side of carousel
  • Access to electricity
  • No grilling permitted

Event Lawn

Event Lawn & Stage

  • No stage lighting
  • $75/hour (4hr minimum)
  • Access to electricity for stage

Shelter #1

Shelter #1

  • Capacity: 75
  • Tables: 8
  • Grills: 2
  • $30/hour to rent
  • Located on the hillside with great views over the playground and passing train
  • No electricity

Shelter #3

Shelter #2

  • Capacity: 30
  • Tables: 8
  • Grills: 2
  • $24/hour to rent
  • Accessible from upper parking lot
  • No electricity

Shelter #3

Shelter #3

  • Capacity: 100+
  • Tables: 15
  • Grills: 1
  • $30/hour to rent
  • Accessible from upper parking lot
  • Easy catering access
  • No electricity

Shelter #4

Shelter #4

  • Capacity: 100+
  • Tables: 8
  • Grills: 2
  • $30/hour to rent
  • Access to electricity
  • Located above playground

Shelter #5

Shelter #5

  • Capacity: 100+
  • Tables: 9
  • Grills: 2
  • $30/hour to rent
  • Located near aquatic center
  • No electricity

Shelter #6

Shelter #6

  • Capacity: 50
  • Tables: 7
  • Grills: 2
  • $30/hour to rent
  • No electricity

Courts (1)

Courts are typically available first come, first serve. View other court locations
Tennis Courts

Tennis Courts

  • 6 courts
  • Push Button lighting from Dusk to 10pm (year round)
  • Has backboards

Fields (2)

All field rentals are handled though our Athletics Division. To find out more, please email or call 919-996-6836. View other field locations
Softball Field

Softball Field #1

  • Distance: 270ft
  • Lighting: Yes

Youth Baseball Field

Youth Baseball Field #2

  • Distance: 257ft
  • Lighting: Yes

Playgrounds

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Swing Set

Swing Area

  • All ages
  • 10 traditional belt swings for all ages
  • 1 preschool full-bucket seat swing
  • 1 accessible molded bucket swing
  • 1 tire swing

  • Play Structure
  • Climber
  • Triangle Climber
  • Slides

School Age Climb and Slide

  • 5-12 years old
  • 2 universally accessible slides
  • 6 climbing opportunities
  • 1 see-saw
  • 1 shade structure

  • Sand & Water Play
  • Water Play
  • Sand Area

Sand & Water Play

  • 2-12 years old
  • 2 sand diggers
  • 1 accessible sand digger
  • 2 shade structures
  • 1 playhouse
  • Music making equipment and stage
  • 1 water mister
  • 1 accessible spring platform

Playing

Preschool Play

  • playground designed just for preschool aged children (2-5 years old)
  • Enclosed by a positive barrier of fence and vegetation
  • 3 slides
  • 1 preschool full-bucket seat swing
  • 1 accessible molded bucket swing
  • 1 see-saw
  • Stepping stones
  • 2 shade structures

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