Please note:  the men's restroom near the picnic shelter is currently not working. Please use the restroom at the Events Center.   Thank you for your patience as our buildings staff works to address this issue.   Questions?  call 341.0076.

About the park:

Programs

 Pre-registration is required for all programs. Call 341.0075 for more information.  REGISTER ONLINE

Rentals

Halyburton Park is the perfect location for weddings, birthday parties, business meetings and other special events.

Event Center Information including pricing.   Event Center Application & Policies

Picnic Shelters   Reserve Picnic Shelters Online
Hours to reserve:  9 am - 1 pm or 2 pm - 6 pm

$30 for 4 hours city tax payer  
$35 for 4 hours non city taxpayer

Non-profit groups (with 501c3 designation)*
Cost: City taxpayer:  $20 for 4 hours
Non-city taxpayer:     $25 for 4 hours

Pocosin Lakes/Lake Mattamuskeet NWR Waterfowl and Black Bear Adventure

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  • Introduction: Join us for this Birding Trip!

Pocosin Lakes/Lake Mattamuskeet NWR Waterfowl and Black Bear Adventure

We will visit Lake Mattamuskeet NWR, home to thousands of Tundra Swan and Snow Geese in the winter, to observe a variety of migratory waterfowl on Friday. We will stay overnight at the Eastern 4-H center in Columbia, N.C. Friday night, a 1.5 hour presentation will provide an overview of Eastern N.C. wildlife with a focus on Black Bears.  Pocosin Lakes is home to two endangered species, the red wolf and the red-cockaded woodpecker, and one of the largest populations of American black bears in North America. On Saturday we will depart before sunrise for Pocosin Lakes to observe Black Bears and potentially other wildlife and birds. $125/person

Date: 11/16- 11/17     Time: 7 a.m. -5 p.m.

Ages: 16 and up   Cost:: $125/person

Deadline: 11/2

Register Online or call 910.341.0075 for more information.

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