For the latest information on coronavirus, or COVID-19, including service and program impacts in Chatham County, please visit the coronavirus webpage.


Parks remain open for normal business hours.  The tennis courts and restrooms will open back up on Saturday, May 9.  Playgrounds will remain closed.  We ask if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 to please stay at home.  When you visit a park please continue to practice social distancing as recommended. 

Programs cancelled due to COVID-19
Youth Softball
Track & Field
Adult Basketball
Adult Softball
Jump Rope
Dog Days of Summer will be postponed to a later date


Our Mission 

To create a system of parks, facilities and programs that foster the health, wellness and quality of place for all Chatham county residents.

Services and Programs:

  • Manages county recreational and park facilities
  • Offers the following county- sponsored recreation programs: adult basketball, adult softball, youth basketball, fast-pitch girls softball, t-ball, youth track and field, youth wrestling, youth volleyball, youth tennis lessons and summer day camp.
  • Partners with other organizations to develop walking/biking trails and river canoe trails;
  • Hosts special events, including The Egg Scramble, Trunk or Treat, Holiday in the Park, Dog Days of Summer and more.

Chatham County
Parks & Recreation
964 East St Suite 100
Pittsboro NC 27312
Office Hours: 8-5, M-F

General Email

Weather Line
919-545-8345 (Parks Closing & Program Cancellations)

Mailing Address
PO Box 1783
Pittsboro NC 27312

Tracy Burnett-Director

Jina Stamey-Assistant Director



2020 Spring Program Guide Click here

Register Online Click here

2009-2019 Parks & Recreation Master Plan Click here

2019-2029 Parks & Recreation Master Plan Click here

Chatham County Bicycle Map Click here or download the map directly Click here