Two young girls working on a craft with their fathers during a festival.

Mordecai Historic Park 50th Anniversary Festival

Join us as we celebrate 50 years of Mordecai Historic Park as a public park! 

Hear from community partners about their work, explore the park's history since 1972, and see inside some of the historic buildings to learn about future plans for the park. Activities will include:  

  • Special presentations and performances throughout the park
  • Discounted $5 trolley tours of downtown Raleigh
    (Purchase tickets in advance on RecLink for the 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3 p.m. tours. Purchase tickets the day of for the 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. tours on a on a first-come, first-served basis.)
  • Free crafts and park-wide activities
  • Free entry to the Mordecai House and other historic buildings
  • Raleigh Sister Cities exhibitions, raffles, and cultural displays
  • Food trucks

Please call the Mordecai Visitor Center at 919-996-4364 for questions or more information. Register for trolley tours here!

Date: Saturday, September 10, 2022
Time: 12 - 4 p.m.
Ages: All



Mordecai Historic Park
1 Mimosa St
Raleigh, NC 27604


Mordecai Historic Park