Flowers Field
Community Event

Raleigh Earth Day

City of Raleigh invites you to Earth Day 2023!

Join us for this FREE community event to explore earth-conscious vendors and organizations while enjoying live music, games, and activities for all ages.  We will be showing a family friendly movie to conclude the event.

LEARN about what the City of Raleigh and Community Partners are doing to create a more sustainable Raleigh. TAKE ACTION by pledging to volunteer and make personal changes to support the environment.

Get details on activities, participating organizations and more at the link below.


Event Schedule

5:00 – 8:00 pm – Activities & Food Trucks
5:00 – 7:00 pm – Household E-waste & Shred
6:30 – 7:15 pm – City of Raleigh Environmental Awards
8:15 pm – Movie WALL-E begins
10:00 pm – Movie and event ends

Location: Flowers Field

Flowers Field Parking Map


Dorothea Dix Park continues to strive to be accessible and welcoming for visitors, including those with disabilities. Currently, portions of Dorothea Dix Park, including some areas where programs and events occur, have uneven surfaces and are not fully accessible. Accessibility is a primary focus for early park improvements and all future planning and development.

Parking: Accessible parking spaces are available in all lots.

Restrooms: Indoor accessible restrooms are available in the newly renovated Chapel.  Accessible port-a-johns are located at the Big Field and Flowers Field.

Programs and events: Raleigh Parks Inclusion Services works with community members to support participation. To request a program modification based on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), please complete and submit the Accommodation Request Form or contact Inclusion Services staff at 919-996-2147 or

Questions? Contact Dix Park Staff at or 919-966-3255