But the true vibrancy of the park lies in the details. Its footprint is divided into six distinct sections that all flow elegantly from one to the other.
see a line-up of formal activities offered through the year), a family picnic or a solitary lunch-break stroll. One of our favorite things to do there is get pizza from a nearby restaurant and eat on a wall by the fountain.
Note: Bathroom facilities are available at the park.
How to get there:
Romare Bearden Park is located at 300 S. Church Street, Charlotte, NC 28202. You can find parking on the street or in a nearby lot. Or, consider taking the light-rail train into town. The nearest stop is just a few blocks away.
Don’t forget to take:
- Hats, sunglasses and sunscreen: Shade is limited here.
- Water and a snack or picnic lunch: Plan to spend some time exploring.
- Swimsuit and towel (seasonal): Playing in the water fountains is allowed.
- Camera: You will want at least a photo or two.