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This summer, Bond Park offers a program series for kids and their parents. Join us once a month for activities, fun, and food, all within the natural beauty of Bond Park. Each program will have different activities with a family focus.

Age limit for youth is 4-10 years old.
Fees: $29 per parent/child. $12 for each additional child.
(Age and fees are above unless otherwise listed)

Family Wilderness Survival (age 8 & up)

Friday, March 16 | 5-7 p.m.
$29 per parent/child pair

Learn together as a family the basic of what you need to know to survive in the wilderness. In this hands-on class, you will learn a range of basic survival skills including building shelters and making fires, all within the safety of Bond Park. Pre-Registration is required. Fees are one parent/child pair.


Dogs with Dad (age 4-10)

Saturday, April 14 | 5:30-7 p.m.
$29 per parent/child pair ($12/each additional child)

Join us for a night of hotdogs and fun! Start the night off with a hotdog dinner at the boathouse! Then enjoy a pedal boat or canoe ride on the lake, before ending at the beach for s'mores. Fee includes on child and one dad. Pre-registration required; registration opens December 4. 


Pedal Boats and Soda Floats (age 4-10)

Saturday, May 12 | 5-6:30 p.m.
$19 for family of four ($5/each additional child)

If you family enjoys ice cream, soda, and time together in fresh air, this is the event for you! Start out at our build-your-own soda float buffet. Then, head out on the lake for an after-hours family pedal boat ride. Pre-registration required; registration open December 4.


Pirate Adventure

Saturday, September 15 | 3:30-5 p.m.
Pirate AdventureArr mateys! Do you think you can solve the puzzle and locate the treasure hidden inside Bond Park? Captain Black Beard has lost his gold within Bond Park. Follow the clues and complete activities to claim the bounty for yourself. Fee includes one child and one parent.

Take a Child Outside Week

Saturday, September 22-Friday, September 28


As part of this international event Bond Park will be hosting a week of outdoor programs for the family. See below for more details and a schedule of activities.


Superhero Party (age 4-12)

Friday, October 19 | 6-8 p.m.
$39 per parent/child pair ($17/each additional child)

SuperheroDon't miss Cary's first ever Superhero Party! Kids, grab your Mom, Dad or Grandparent and join us for a fun night. Superheroes will be on hand for Meet & Greet and pictures. There will be music, fun activities and light refreshments. Feel free to dress in your superhero costume (not required). Spots are limited. Fees are for one parent/child pair. 

Mother & Son Sports Spectacular (age 4-9)

Saturday, November 3 | 1:30-3 p.m.
Mother and SonBoys, grab your mom and join us for a day you won't forget! Come dressed to play in comfortable clothes and gym shoes. We begin by playing all kinds of fun and crazy sports games and then end with ice cream sundaes and awards. Please register early, you don't want to miss out on this fun                                                      event! Fees are for one mother/son pair.

Registration Information

Registration is required to participate in these popular events. Cary residents may register online (you must have a client code and PIN), by mail or in person at any Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources staffed facility. Note: If registering multiple children, you must register in person at a town of Cary staffed facility such as Bond Park Community Center.