Sunflowers

Dix Park Sunflower Field is Back

Update August 11: The sunflowers at Dix Park have finished blooming. See you next year!

  • The Sunflower Field is located off Hunt Drive near the former soccer fields and the historic cemetery.
  • Weekday Sunflower Parking is available in the gravel lot off Hunt Drive and in the parking lot near the Magnolia Room off Umstead Drive.
  • On weeknights and weekends, park visitors are welcome to use any paved lot.
  • You can walk or bike to the park. Dix Park is located on the Rocky Branch Greenway.
  • Sunflower Field is free to visit seven days a week, from dawn until dusk.

For the complete guide to visiting the Dix Park Sunflower Field including directions and parking, visit the Dix Park Sunflower's page.

The Dix Park sunflower field is a City of Raleigh inter-departmental effort between Raleigh Water, Office of Sustainability, and Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources.