Center City Park Rules and Regulations

Center City Park is a private park built for the enjoyment of the community with contributions from local foundations, businesses, organizations, individuals and the State of North Carolina.

The City of Greensboro provides significant resources to maintain Center City Park. 

To ensure enjoyment for all, Park visitors are asked to follow the Center City Park Rules and Regulations.

Center City Park Rules

  • The Park is open from 7:00am to 11:00pm unless otherwise posted for special events.  No trespassing after hours.
  • Adults must accompany children under the age of 12.
  • All animals must be on a leash at all times and are not permitted in the fountain.
  • Dog owners must pick up after their dogs. Violators will be banned from the Park.
  • Alcoholic beverages are prohibited except with an event permit.
  • Park visitors are not permitted to enter garden beds, prune plants or remove flowers.
  • Littering is prohibited, including placing chemicals, food or any other substance in the fountains.
  • Erecting structures, bill posting, etc. are prohibited.
  • Storing or leaving personal belongings unattended is prohibited. Belongings left unattended will be destroyed.
  • Camping is prohibited and is defined as resting or sleeping anywhere in the Park while in possession of several days of clothing and/or other camping materials.
  • No person shall bring, possess, distribute, sell, solicit or consume marijuana or any controlled substance in the Park.
  • The riding of animals, the molestation of or causing injury to an animal is prohibited in the Park.

The following items are not permitted anywhere within the Park:

  • Fire arms
  • Motorized vehicles
  • Remote control cars, boats and planes
  • Loud radios or boom boxes

The following are not permitted anywhere within the Park:

  • Smoking
  • Defacing Park materials or property
  • Bicycling, skateboarding or rollerblading
  • Bathing or otherwise being present in the fountain
  • Building fires, barbecuing or outdoor cooking
  • Disturbing the peace
  • Panhandling or selling items
  • Removing items from trash receptacles
  • Gambling
  • Excavating
  • Sleeping
  • Engaging in illegal or illicit activities
  • Distributing or posting flyers

No person shall fail, neglect or refuse to comply with the lawful direction or command of any Park employee or police officer, indicated verbally, by gesture or otherwise.

Park Rules and Regulations are subject to change or revision without notice.