Parks & Recreation

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the operating hours of the parks?

    Dusk to Dawn

  • Can you postdate any deposits/ building rental fees?

    We no longer will accept any post-dated checks for rental purposes for any of our facilities.  All checks will be submitted for cash upon receipt.  If you are entitled to receive your deposit once your event has taken place we will submit a request for refund on your behalf through our Finance Department. 

  • Is smoking allowed in the Parks?

    No, all City of Dunn Parks are Tobacco Free Parks.

  • Are dogs allowed in the parks?

    Yes, but they have to be on a leash.

  • Are bicycles allowed on walking trails?

    Yes, but no motor vehicles.


More About Dunn

Dunn was originally called "Lucknow" and was renamed in 1873

The city of Dunn was incorporated on February 12, 1887, at which time it was a logging town and a turpentine distilling center. The name honors Bennett Dunn, who supervised the construction of the railway line between Wilson and Fayetteville.

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