Virtual Celebration - Pullen Park Carousel Centennial

Add to Calendar 2021-03-28 00:00:00 2021-03-28 23:59:59 Virtual Celebration - Pullen Park Carousel Centennial City of Raleigh 919-996-6475 America/New_York public

The Dentzel Carousel at Pullen Park Amusements will be celebrating its 100th anniversary on March 28, 2021. Join us for a month of educational and fun family programs throughout the month of April! 

Check out the virtual birthday celebration on Sunday, March 28 to kick off the month-long of programs. Check out the presentation of the centennial plaque, a slideshow of old carousel photos, and special guest speakers sending their birthday wishes below!

Pullen Park Carousel Centennial Plaque Presentation

Raleigh Parks is honored to be recognized by the National Carousel Association for 100 years in operation. This is a zoom recording for the presentation of the centennial plaque.

Pullen Park Carousel Centennial

Completed horse 12B during restoration project just outside of old carousel house, April 1982

Completed pig 7B during restoration project, August 1981

Technical drawing of ostrich 2A, no date

This wooden gear is part of a larger mechanism made by master carver Salvatore Cernigliaro and his apprentices in Germantown, Pennsylvania for the Dentzel Carousel Company, ca. 1910

Crowds waiting outside of carousel after the restoration was complete, April 1982

Inside of carousel after the restoration was complete, April 1982

People waiting in line to ride the Carousel at Pullen Park, 1982

Child exploring outside of Carousel Building, 2006

Family riding the Carousel at Pullen Park

Kids riding kiddie boats at Pullen Park, 2005

Family riding the Pedal Boats at Pullen Park

Family riding the Train at Pullen Park, 1996

Historic image of young girl and her dog by Lake Howell

Child riding the carousel at Pullen Park

Pullen Park Carousel Centennial Celebration

Hear from community members about the importance of the Pullen Park Carousel and their memories of enjoying this great attraction.

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919-996-6475

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Event Type:
Parks, Recreation, and Athletics
Series:
Pullen Park Carousel Centennial Celebration

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