Announcements & News

Athletic Field Status Update

At Western Park the Baseball and Softball fields are closed but the soccer and football fields are open.  All other park facilities are closed.    
For daily updates on the status of Park Athletic Fields, please call (252) 728-8484.

Youth Beach Volleyball

Carteret County Parks & Recreation Department and Morehead City Parks & Recreation Department are partnering up to offer another season of youth beach volleyball. All practices and games will be held at the Atlantic Beach Circle Volleyball Courts. Registration opens August 1st! 
 Co-ed 9-10                          Co-ed 11-12                   Co-ed 13-14 

Carteret Co. Special Olympics Athletes WIN BIG

State Summer Games was a huge success for our local athletes.  Click here to read the story and see the results!   

Summer Open Gym Series

Summer Open Gym Series is Back!
Ages: Rising 5th-9th Grade
Dates: June 28th-August 2nd  
Location: Beaufort Middle School
Time: Friday's from 9 AM-12PM 
$5/session or $25 for all 6 sessions
Register for Individual Sessions below:
Week 1                Week 4
Week 2                Week 5
Week 3                Week 6

Functional Fitness at Fort Benjamin

Functional Fitness is an exercise class available to all fitness levels and will cover a variety of components of exercise such as muscular strength, power and endurance; cardiovascular fitness; balance and coordination; range of motion; flexibility and mobility. Registration is available by class($10) or by the month($20). Class meets every Tuesday at 5:30PM at Fort Benjamin recreation Center.

NFL Flag Football

NFL Youth Flag Football League is coming to Beaufort! NFL Flag is the #1, no contact flag football league in the nation. This program will be a 5 vs. 5 format and will be offered to participants ages 7-9 (Shula Division) and ages 10-12 (Madden Division). Games will be held on the football field at Freedom Park in Beaufort and at the Morehead City Parks & Recreation multi-purpose field in Morehead City. Practices will be held at Freedom Park Football Field in Beaufort. Games/practices will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Contact Charity Godette @ 252-808-3301, ext. 8159 or email at for more information.
 Registration Opens June 21st!

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
Sign Up to Achieve Your Goals Today!

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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