Welcome to the Duke Park Neighborhood Association!

Formed in 2002, our mission is to improve the quality of life for all Duke Park residents through partnerships, community events, and direct action.  Duke Park, itself founded in the early 1900s, continues to draw people from around America and the world for its many Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian, and Late 19th and 20th Century Revival homes.  Read more

News & Events

Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association 11th Annual Beaver Queen Pageant

Durham, NC – The 11th Annual Beaver Queen Pageant, a free and fun event, will be held on Saturday, June 6 in the meadow at Duke Park (Acadia at Knox Street).

Duke Park Night of Lights 2014

Our annual fundraiser and membership drive

Sunday, December 14th @ 5PM (rain date December 21st)

Jazz Concert at Duke Park

2014 Rock the Park Concert and Movie Series

Durham Parks and Recreation is offering a summer series that includes concerts and movies in a beautiful setting - Durham's parks.

Fun at the Park on July 4, 11 to 1

Party dog

Potluck lunch and informal kids parade at Duke Park shelter on Friday, July 4 from 11am to 1pm. Duke Park and Old North Durham neighbors are invited. Parade will take place around noon. 

Parks and Rec Survey On Conversion of Bathhouse Into Pavilion

DP&R held a forum at the Park June 25 on the proposed conversion of the old bath house into a pavilion. This is getting serious; the City has architects and landscape designers working on plans. If you missed the meeting and would like to express your wishes, Parks & Rec created the attached survey. Drop it off at DP&R downtown or email it to Beth.Timson@durhamnc.gov.

Download the survey »