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The curfew that had been in effect has been suspended.

All city parks are closed until further notice. 
City offices are closed.

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Events & Permits

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Film Permits

Point of Contact: Tammy Skinner 341.4602

Riverfront Park Permits

Point of Contact:  R.T. Jones  910.772.4177

  • Located on the Cape Fear River on N. Water Street between Princess and Market Streets 
  • Park is used for festivals and other events throughout the year
  • Annual permits are available for those wishing to perform   Performer Permit
  • Riverfront Park Permit  

Historic Marketplace

Point of Contact:  Kim Adams  910.254.0907  

Special Events & Street Closures

Point of Contact:  R.T. Jones  910.772.4177

  • $35.00 fee for each street closure
  • Includes two (2) barricades (additional barricades will be provided at a cost of $10 each) 
  • Applications should be submitted 30 days in advance of event
  • Applicant will then be notified if/when application has been approved
  • Additional steps may be required depending on request
  • If permit is approved, applicant will pick up a copy of the permit
  • Special Events/Street Closure Application Form

Special Events

Point of Contact:  R.T. Jones    910.772.4177

Race Permits

Point of Contact:  R.T. Jones  910.772.4177

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