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Family Evening Stroll

I love that there are various activities built into this park. Table tennis, chess, just a cool... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
Beautiful and relaxing space in the heart of Cary's homey downtown area

Downtown Park is very short walking distance from numerous good eating places (eg: Serendipidy's... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Miguel B
Cary, North Carolina
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13 Nov 2018
“Family Evening Stroll”
2 Oct 2018
“Beautiful and relaxing space in the heart of Cary's homey downtown area”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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319 S Academy St, Cary, NC 27511-3304
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

I love that there are various activities built into this park. Table tennis, chess, just a cool place to sit with kids or allow them to play a bit. Lots of local coffee shops and eateries within walking distance. Since the location is near a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Yorubaprincess
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Downtown Park is very short walking distance from numerous good eating places (eg: Serendipidy's), cinema, wine/beer bar, Cary Art Center, and numerous cute shops in downtown Cary. One of our favorite things to do after having a meal at Serendipidy is take a 3 minute...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Miguel B
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Check out the website to find out when the park has music! We saw a great jazz band there tonight. Typically a food truck or two shows up! They also serve beer and wine. If that wasn’t good enough, they provide chairs! It is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank courtneyf539
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Town of Cary is doing a great job making something out of this corner, the fountain is great, they have games for the kids to place, nice place to realize and have a picnic or read a book and enjoy the sounds of the fountain.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank EcoTraveler13
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I'm loving the changes in Downtown Cary. The downtown park and fountain has really improved the Academy Street experience. Whenever I pass by, whenever I have the chance to stop over there are people chatting, seniors asking, people reading a book, kids playing, families meeting...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank katielyne926
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We went for a few drinks in downtown Cary last night. We always drive by the park to see the fountain and it was wonderful. The Town of Cary deserves a lot of credit for developing this park. It is a great venue and we...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Come for the fountain and stay for the small town charm!! The fountain really is a wonderful sight, especially when it's lit up at night or around the holidays. There used to be a blank space and now there are chess tables, a gorgeous focal...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank seeKristenTravel
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Park has great fountain lights that are beautiful at night. There are several tables where you can sit, or you can sit along one of the ledges or benches in the park. You can play a game of table tennis, Foosball or just stroll around...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank argvol
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The new Cary Downtown Park has made it first step to a great park with a gorgeous fountain (make sure you see it at night), table tennis, and a few other activities. I look forward to what they are going to add in the near...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Joules67
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Near the heart of downtown Cary is a nice little oasis. A nice gathering place for everyone. I especially enjoy going in the evening when the lights are on in the fountain. It is beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Valerie S
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