Parks & Recreation


Mission
We strive to provide unsurpassed services and recreational activities to better enhance the quality of life of all citizens of our community with a central theme of growth, fitness, and recreation.

Vision
Our staff seeks to realize its mission by providing comprehensive services and programs through community involvement, marketing and education. This will enable us to create desirable places to play while promoting physical well-being and positive attitudes.

Purpose
The Wilson Parks and Recreation Department’s purpose is to plan, organize, and coordinate all comprehensive programs that actively enhances the lives of our citizens.

Main contact number: 252-399-2261

Facilities

Recreation Park Center NW
252-399-2266
500 Sunset Road

S M T W T F S
1-4 9-6 9-6 9-6 9-6 9-5 Closed
Reid Street Center
252-399-2277
901 N Reid Street

S M T W T F S
Closed 9-6 9-6 9-6 9-6 9-5 12-4
Vera M. Pope Resource Center
252-399-4884
1008 Railroad Street

September-May
S M T W T F S
Closed 11-4 3-7 3-7 3-7 3-5 Closed
June-August
S M T W T F S
Closed 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 11-4 Closed
Pender Street Center
252-399-2278
300 Pender Street

September-May
S M T W T F S
Closed 4-8 4-8 4-8 4-8 3-5 Closed
June-August
S M T W T F S
Closed 11-8 11-8 11-8 11-8 11-5 Closed

Parks and Recreation Facebook Feed

WILSON COUNTY SPECIAL OLYMPICS SPRING GAMES POSTPONED TO MAY 4th!

Wilson County Spring Games scheduled for Thursday, April 27th has been postponed due to schools being delayed due closed roads. Spring games has now been moved to Thursday, May 4th at Hunt HS and will start at 9am! See MoreSee Less

Wilson Parks & Recreation shared Wilson Recreation Pool‘s photo. See MoreSee Less

Due to flooding the Rec Park Pool will be closed until further notice . Please check back for updates on our reopening.

Wilson Parks & Recreation shared Wilson City Little League‘s post. See MoreSee Less

Happy 10 years of full season Little League for Wilson City Little League! On this date, April 21, 2007 the first ever WCLL games took place at Toisnot Midget Field and Jaycee Field.

10 years ago …