Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources

Department News:

1/22/21 UPDATE: Due to the recent surge in the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town has made the decision to close both the Halle Cultural Arts Center and the Apex Community Center to the public effective Tuesday, December 15th at 9:00pm until Monday, March 1st.  

All parks and their amenities, as well as the Rodgers Family Skate Plaza and Dog Parks are open to the public. Program registration, shelter rentals, dog park passes, and vessel and fishing permits may be processed on this website. In addition, staff are available online at, Monday-Friday, 8 am – 5 pm if you have questions or need additional information. 

  • Many programs and facilities have been affected by COVID-19. Visit this page for a comprehensive list across all town departments.
  • Stay & Play! Learn more about our new virtual programs and discover ways to recreate from home.