The Town of Cary is committed to offering youth and adult sports leagues and programs that meet a wide variety of interests and promote health and wellness. Our focus is on the unique health, recreational, and social needs of youth, adults, families, and seniors in the community. The goal of the sports program is to encourage fun, sportsmanship, skill development, and participation.
Events and Tournaments
- Tennis Tournaments and Events
- Baseball Tournaments and Events
- WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events
- North Carolina Football Club (NCFC)
- Cary Road Race
- Cary Pickleball Doubles Tournament
- Elks Hoop Shoot
- Downtown Urban Open Disc Golf Tournament
- The Airborne @ WakeMed
- NC USA Adult Softball Tournaments
The Sports Spotlight is our bimonthly email bulletin containing all the latest news, information, and updates on what is upcoming in Cary sports programs and events. If you would like to receive Sports Spotlight, email Tracey.Hedgpeth@townofcary.org.
Frequently Requested Contacts
Interested in a sport or recreational activity not offered by the town? Other area organizations may offer those sports and recreational activities. The Town of Cary is not affiliated with any of these organizations so please contact them directly.
The Town of Cary relies on volunteer coaches for youth sports leagues. Coaches must be available for weekly practice and games. Each coach is required to be certified by the National Youth Sports Coaches Association and to pass a background check. It is important that coaches teach sportsmanship as well as sports skills. Anyone interested in coaching should contact Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources at (919) 469-4062 for more information.
Multi-purpose Fields for Free Play
The Town of Cary Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources Department has identified time at Middle Creek Park and Thomas Brooks Park for “free play” activities. Learn more about the free play field locations and times here.
Inclement Weather Procedure
In the event of inclement weather, a decision regarding games will be made by staff. Information will be on the Town's website. A recording will also be on the Weather Cancellation Line at (919) 319-4500. Updates are made at 3 p.m. each weekday, 7 a.m. on Saturday, and 12 p.m. on Sunday. If a decision is made after these times, it will be made at the facility by the officials.