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Family outing

Great fun place to take children. Central location. Family atmosphere, parks, amusement rides... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Jamie P
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City park

We enjoy the events that they host. Great place to bring the kids for outdoor fun. Rides and... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Burlington, North Carolina
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1333 Overbrook Rd, Burlington, NC 27215-5615
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This park is absolutely old fashioned and outdated. The same stuff from when I was child 25 years ago. Could use a update.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Keosha1908
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun place to take children. Central location. Family atmosphere, parks, amusement rides, softball fields. YMCA

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jamie P
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We enjoy the events that they host. Great place to bring the kids for outdoor fun. Rides and entertainment. My grandson loves the train ride thru the park.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ladishah
Reviewed July 23, 2018

Antique hobby horses for kids to rids. Antique train for kids and adults. Softball games some summer nights. Other rides for kids.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul C
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

When my daughter was a child we loved to go to City Park and ride the carousel, she named the giraffe George. My wife and I stopped in on Friday at 2 pm and everything was closed. It seems during the week they are only...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank James G
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Cute little park. The couple of rides are old but these really give Burlington's park some character. The park is clean and when events are there, they are well organized

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank michaelpK3776ID
Reviewed July 10, 2018

City park has many things to do for families and children of all ages. They have a small train ride that goes around the park. They have many activities for everyone. We love the city park.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank A1386HIjohnl
Reviewed June 24, 2018

I recently started my YoutTube channel, Vanessa Be Trippin!!! It is a channel that is inspired by different places and products that I may try. I always take trips and taking one on a beautiful Saturday afternoon, was so worth it. My family enjoyed it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

City Park is for all ages. My granddaughter is 11 months old I ride the train and carousel with her. They have many others rides for kids. Snack are to purchase, popcorn, snow cones, etc. There’s several baseball fields and several picnic area. Very nice...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 2006white
Reviewed April 24, 2018

We visited this park primarily to see the classic 1905 Dentzel carousel. The park is a great place for families as there are many activities for young and old. In summer there is an active snack bar, a train for children, and the carousel for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Chuck52310
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July 19, 2017|
Response from DebbieDee1 | Reviewed this property |
Taken a few that turned out well. There's a nice fountain, a few little bridges, 2 gazebos I believe... And of course, the carousel.