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September 8, 2020: Morehead City officials held a grand opening ceremony of the new Shevans Park with many new features including more inclusive features and a splashpad.
Update 2019: Town officials announced that this park will be closed from December 2, 2019 till May of 2020 as they tear down the current facilities to build a new park. Town officials also announced that if anyone wants to take home the wooden pickets displaying names of the people who helped build the current park, they are welcome to do it.
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Information: Amenities include four tennis courts, drink machine, covered areas, grills, and picnic tables. There are public restrooms on the grounds. There are NO baseball fields, soccer fields, softball fields, or basketball courts at this facility. Leash laws for animals are enforced. Food and drinks are prohibited in the actual park but there are picnic tables just outside the fence for parents to eat and still be very close to watch the kids play.
Parking on Evans St, 16th street, and Shepard St. Located about 1 mile from downtown Morehead City and 150 yards from Bogue Sound.
Features a large fort like wooden kids playground with climbing area, slides, sandbox, and swings (kids and infants). This is a very popular location for birthday parties for kids.
What information about Shevans Park did we leave out? Are there any other events that take place at this park?
Part of the Morehead City Parks and Recreation (Phone: (252) 726-5083).