View of playground tot swings, trees, tennis courts and more at Powell Drive Park

Powell Drive Park

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Neighborhood Center Courts Shelters Playgrounds Fields

Park Managed by: Method Community Center

Year 1972 | Acres 8.6





Powell Drive Park
740 Powell Drive
Raleigh, NC 27606



Neighborhood Center

Exterior view of Powell Drive Neighborhood Center

Powell Drive Neighborhood Center is an unstaffed facility that is only open during rentals and/or during other events and classes taking place.

Take a Virtual Tour of the Neighborhood Center

Interior view of tiled meeting room with windows

Meeting Room

  • Overlooking the back patio and playground
  • Capacity: 75
  • Includes use of full-size kitchen
  • $55/hr (2-hour minimum)

Warming Kitchen

Food may only be warmed and not prepared from scratch


Two outdoor tennis courts fenced in around trees
  • Outdoor Basketball Court with a concrete surface
  • Tennis Courts

Courts are typically available first-come, first-serve.

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View of outdoor covered shelters with picnic tables by pond

Shelters #1-3

  • Capacity: 15-35
  • 1 table
  • No grill
  • $10/hr to rent
  • No electricity

Shelter #4

  • Capacity: 15-35
  • 1 table
  • No grill
  • $7/hr to rent
  • No electricity

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Playground structures surrounded by trees and benches

There is a playground for ages 2-12 years old with a rubberized safety surface.

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Green open space of grass with two metal goals

There is a multipurpose Field that is 225' x 150'. Contact Method Road to rent at 919-996-6066.