News and Announcements

Cramerton Independence Day Celebration:


Goat Island Games:


Same day registration available starting at 4:30pm at Goat Island.

Bark in the Park Awards: Smallest Dog (6pm), Biggest Dog (6:45pm), Most Appropriate Name (7:30pm) and Best Trick (8:15pm.) Kid’s Pet Art Drawing Contest winners announced at 8:15pm – 3 age categories! Free to enter!

Youth Fishing Tournament: 5:30pm-8:15pm – Awards announced at 8:30pm for Biggest Fish, Smallest Fish, and Most Fish Caught. Free to enter! Ages 15 and under do not need a fishing license to participate.

Free Youth Corn Hole Tournament (ages 15 and under) – 5:30pm – individual registrations accepted and we will pair up teams.

Winner Takes All Corn Hole Tournament – 6:30pm – $20/team entry fee.

Arbor Day Earth Day Celebration

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Christmas Card Contest:

Ages 5-12. Design a 5/8 index card with a Christmas theme and turn it in at the Cramerton Rec Department (8 Julian Street) by 5pm on Friday, November 20. First place wins $25 and will be featured at the Christmas Tree Lighting! Two divisions.

Turkey Shoot and Christmas in Cramerton

Turkey Shoot and Christmas 2015

If you, or someone you know, is interested in being an Arts & Crafts vendor on Thursday, December 3, please contact Cramerton Parks and Recreation at 704-824-4231 or email [email protected]

For parade entries, please call Cramerton Parks and Recreation at 704-824-4231. There is no cost for parade entries. Line-up starts at 2:30pm at the Food Lion parking lot and all entries must be in line no later than 3:30pm.

2015 Gaston County Park Hop: July 1 – 31


Click below to download a digital copy of the Park Hop form:


Gaston County Park Hop is a month-long scavenger hunt for you and your family to discover and explore the wonderful parks across the county while earning great prizes.  Park Hoppers can participate by visiting 19 different parks in the county, discover clues and enter to win cool prizes like pool passes, t-shirts, drawstring bags, water bottles and more.  Everyone who visits at least 10 parks will earn a Frisbee.  Participants of all ages are encouraged to participate. 

For additional information about Park Hop, please contact La Verne Partlow at [email protected] or 704-862-6134.

 Many thanks to our Gaston County Park Hop Partners:
City of Belmont Parks and Recreation
City of Bessemer City Parks and Recreation
City of Gastonia Parks and Recreation
City of Lowell Parks and Recreation
City of Mount Holly Parks and Recreation
Town of Cramerton Parks and Recreation
Crowders Mountain State Park
Gaston County Parks and Recreation
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Concert at Town Center – Friday, July 17th

Concert at Town Center July 17, 2015

Independence Day Celebration – Saturday, June 27th

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Calling all child and adult artists! We want to see drawings or paintings of your furry friends! All artwork will be displayed during our Bark in the Park and a trophy will be given to the winner in each of our 6 age groups! Age groups are: 4 and under, 5-8, 9-12, 13-17, Adult, and Senior (ages 60 and up.) Free to enter! Please turn in artwork to the Cramerton Rec Department by Friday, June 26th at 5:00pm. For questions, please call 704-824-4231.

June 27 2015

Schedule of Events:

Schedule of Events:
10am – Disc Golf Clinic and Tours – Free entry.

10am-12pm – Doubles Corn hole tournament on Goat Island. Registration is $10 a team and must be completed by June 26th at Cramerton Parks and Recreation. Cash prizes!

10am-1pm – Bark in the Park on Goat Island

6:30pm-9:30pm – Live music by Skate Rink Jukebox, food vendors, kid’s activities at Cramerton Town Center.

9:15pm – Fireworks (Goat Island will be closing at 4:00pm to set-up for the show.) Fireworks are best viewed at Cramerton Town Center and Stuart Cramer High School.


Earth Day Arbor Day – Saturday, April 25 2015

February 16, 2015 Basketball Games

All Girls Basketball games scheduled at Cramerton Rec have been cancelled for the  evening. The CB Huss Recreation Complex will be closing at 5:00pm.

Cramerton Centennial Celebration & Homecoming October 16-18, 2015

Please follow on Facebook for details on this exciting event!

Turkey Shoot and Christmas in Cramerton

Turkey Shoot and Christmas 2014


On the Run 5K on October 11, 2014

5th Annual On The Run 5K


Youth Semi-Annual Fishing Tournament
When: Saturday, September 27th 7am-10am
Where: Riverside Park (Riverside Drive)
Cost: FREE
Questions: Call Cristy at 704-824-4231 or email [email protected]

Pre-register at Cramerton Parks and Recreation until Friday, September 26th at 5pm OR register the morning of the tournament. Trophies will be given for the biggest, smallest, and ugliest fish. This is a catch-and-release tournament. Fishing licenses are not required for children 15 and under.


Movie at Cramerton Rec



Cramerton Police Department Traffic Alerts and National Night Out



ISO Press Release


Upcoming Special Events


Concert at Town Center July 18 2014

Cramerton Pool 4th of July


June 28 2014


The Villages at Cramerton Mills Information

Shred It Press Release


Goat Island Park Updates

Goat Island Park Phase II Project Update for Belmont Rotaty Club

Goat Island Park Phase II Update Presentation 12 19 2013revised


Wilkinson Corridor Study

RFQ for Wilkinson Corridor Study


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