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Programs and Activities


The Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of recreational programs and events throughout the year, including trips and athletic leagues.

Registration for Programs

NOTE: Most programs require a completed program registration form.  While many are free, some do have a participation fee. You may register in person, by phone or by mail.To register by mail, send your completed program form and any payment required to: Kannapolis Parks and Recreation, 401 Laureate Way, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Please make checks payable to “City of Kannapolis.” 


Many of programs are currently available for on-line registration. If you would like to register on-line for a program, click on the link in the program description and you will be re-directed to a new page for registration. If no link is present, then on-line registration is not available.  Please call our office to register by phone or for more information. To browse all programs, visit our site:

Youth and Family Programs

Champions in Motion Youth Cheerleading

Monday evenings at G.W. Carver Elementary

Ages 4-6: 6-6:45pm
Ages 7-9: 6:45-7:30pm
Ages 10-18: 7:30-8:15pm


Register online HERE. Call 919-535-8304 with questions.

Storytime In A Shelter

Enjoy a story along with a craft or activity at Story Time in a Shelter!

Village Park Shelter D - 10 AM 

FREE. All ages welcome!

  • Thursday, March 31st (Rained Out)
  • Wednesday, April 20th 


Youth Painting Classes

Children ages 8-15 are invited to embark on a painting journey that is designed for all experience levels to create a masterpiece! 

Village Park Program Room - 700 West C St Kannapolis

Each class is $25/child. 


Adult Programs and Day Trips

Line Dancing

Come to learn or refresh the classics, or to explore a new modern twist. 
Everyone is guaranteed to have a great time as we socialize, have fun, and dance! 

6:30-8:00 pm - Village Park Program Room - 700 West C Street Kannapolis

$5/Person - No advance registration necessary (cash only)

Wednesdays - Intermediate
Thursdays  - Beginners

Active Older Adults

Line Dancing Social
Wednesday, April 13th - 2-4 PM (RSVP)

Learn a few new steps or get down with the classics. No matter what your line dancing background is, an experienced line dancing instructor will be there to guide everyone to a great time! Snacks & drinks will be served.

$5/Person (cash only day of)
RSVP by: April 11th 

Puzzle Challenge
Thursday, April 28th - 1-3 PM (REGISTER) 

Compete on a small team to complete a puzzle the fastest! The winning team takes bragging rights as the puzzle master and claims a prize. Teams will be assigned based on number of participants day of.

Village Park Program Room

$5/Person | Refreshments served 
Registration due April 26th

Cannon Ballers Game Outing (REGISTER)
Tuesday, May 3rd - 6 PM

Enjoy a Group Outing to a Cannon Ballers baseball game in the new Atrium Health Ballpark! Cost includes ticket to the game and a $2 baller bucks voucher to spend at concessions.

Registration due: April 25th