Announcements & News

Athletic Field Status Update


  At Eastern Park Field #6 is closed for fencing repair.  All other Park facilities are open.  
For daily updates on the status of Park Athletic Fields, please call (252) 728-8484.

Adult Coed Beach Volleyball

Adult Coed Beach Volleyball, must be 18 or older to participate. Games will be played Monday and Wednesday nights at the Atlantic Beach Circle. For more information, please contact: AnMarie Ivester at 252.808.3301 or 

Mother Daughter Tea

A social event for mothers and daughters, grandmothers and granddaughters, aunts and nieces of all ages with a Fancy and Floral theme! Join us Saturday May 11th from 11am-1pm at Fort Benjamin Park in Newport. $35 per family. For more information contact Darlene Austin at 252-222-5858.

HIIT Freedom Park

Outdoor High Intensity Interval Training(HIIT) exercise class that incorporates both cardiovascular and strength components of fitness in a timed circuit/interval format. Classes Thursday evenings from 6-7PM starting April 4th thru April 25th. For more information contact Josh Lewis (252)222-5858

MLB Pitch Hit Run @ Fort Benjamin

Join us July 18th at Fort Benjamin Park from 12pm-4pm. Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit, Run (PHR) events provide boys and girls an opportunity to show their baseball and softball skills, with the opportunity of earning a chance to attend and compete for a Championship during the 2024 MLB World Series! The Pitch, Hit, Run program is a free event series for boys and girls, and consists of a series of movements that are important in baseball and softball. Participants will compete in either 7-8. 9-10, 11-12, or 13-14 age division. For more information contact Josh Lewis @ or (252)-222-5858.

GrandMaster Dong's Martial Arts Program

GrandMaster Dong's Martial Arts Beginner Karate Program
Beginner Karate classes for children and adults
Mondays and Wednesdays
4:00-4:40PM (Children)  /  5:00-5:45PM (Family)
Tuesdays and Thursdays
$89.00 per participant
To register call 252-222-0444 or enroll online at
Lessons held at Western Park Community Center / 275 Old Highway 58
Cedar Point, NC 28584
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Yoga for All

Yoga is for everybody and every body! This is yoga for all levels, from beginners to seasoned practitioners, open to all adults. Continuous classes are held on Thursday mornings from 9:00am to 10:00am, in the exercise room at Fort Benjamin Recreation Center. 
For more information or to register today, contact instructor Pat Sorrell at or 919-740-7535.
If you’re ready to become the happiest, healthiest version of you, get your spot now!

Additional Information

For a complete list of programs, exercise classes, activities and more, visit our Programs tab located at the top of the page. From there you will find a detailed schedule of each program we are currently offering. You can also create an online account to make future registration fast and convenient!




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