Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information & Updates

County parks and gardens are open with few restrictions (see list below).  Social distance guidelines must be followed – park visitors should keep at least 6 feet of distance between themselves and others, and no gatherings or activities with more than 50 people may occur.  Parks and garden visitors are REQUIRED to wear a face covering at any of the county’s facilities when they are within 6 feet of others or are indoors per Executive Order 180.

Airlie Gardens – OPEN daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m.  All admission tickets must be pre-purchased online – no tickets will be sold onsite.  Visit for more details and to purchase tickets.

Athletic Fields
Fields are OPEN, but all activity must comply with mass gathering restrictions of 50 people maximum per outdoor athletic field.

Picnic Shelters
Shelters are OPEN, but the maximum capacity for any gathering is 50 people.

Please follow directional signage when using county park trails – keeping traffic moving in one direction to help trail users maintain proper social distancing.

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896 Airlie Road, Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7620 • Fax 910-798-7621
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