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Where Are Kids Parks In Newport NC For Recreation? Playground Fun!

Where are Newport NC kids parks and playgrounds that offer great recreation opportunities for the young ones that are modern and safe? In this article we are going to explore some good opportunities and we hope that parents will use the discussion form at the bottom to answer the questions we have about these facilities.

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Howard Blvd Newport
Offers safe swings, climbing equipment, ladders, and slides

Located on Howard Boulevard in downtown Newport NC, this park and playground is a great opportunity for parents to sit and watch their children to play in a safe area that offers swings, ladders, slides, and climbing area. This location also has convenient seating for parents and picnic tables, public restrooms, and a water fountain.

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Additionally, this location has a baseball and softball field where local little league teams play and grill areas for cooking out. This area was recently remolded to have safe padding around all play areas that are safe for everyone.


recreation area in town
Offers disc golf, lighted facilities, basketball, and soccer fields.

Located in the Town of Newport NC at 100 McQueen Ave, Fort Benjamin Park offers basketball, lighted tennis courts, and clean and safe playground equipment for kids to slide, swing, and climb. This location is the site for many public activities for parents and children, has a great community walking area, soccer fields, exercise station path, disc golf, public restrooms, and picnic tables. This playground is very modern, inclusive, and built with safety in mind.

Additionally, the Newport Police Department monitors this location and Newport Community Park frequently.


What are some other well maintained and safe locations that we missed in the town for kids to play and engage in recreation?

What locations have structured activities for children?

Which locations have inclusive facilities that we did not mention in this article and are geared for disabled and exceptional children?

If you have visited any of these playgrounds, did you see the local police department patrolling the area?

Which are convenient for soccer, baseball, and basketball?

Which are convenient for exercise stations?

Which have lighted facilities?

Is the disc golf course 9 holes or 18 holes?

Are both of the kids facilities maintained by the town parks and recreation department?

Using the discussion form below, please consider subscribing to comments and telling us about features at these areas that we missed, or any other pertinent information that we need to update.

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Michael Sharp

Native of Carteret County NC, Father to Makayla and Savannah. You can add me on Facebook. Interest include web development, encryption, and other technologies.

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