Morganton Parks And RecreationCollett Street, Morganton, NC 28655
History The City of Morganton Parks and Recreation Department maintains over 178 acres of land developed for recreational use including three recreation centers, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, soccer complex, eleven parks, skeet range and Catawba Meadows. The main office for Morganton Parks and Recreation is at the corner of King and Collett Streets. Classes and programs frequently change, call (828) 438-5350 to verify dates and times and/or to register. Morganton Parks and Recreation sponsors special events, sports tournaments and family fun activities throughout the year. Morganton sports leagues stress fundamentals and educational aspects. Special events include The Gem and Mineral Holiday Show, Gem and Mineral Spring Show, Easter Egg Hunt, Spring Outdoors Expo, Old Timey Plow Day and the Red, White and Bluegrass Festival.