Romare Bearden Park (Charlotte, North Carolina)

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Romare Bearden Park
Romare Bearden Park.jpg
Type Public park
Location Charlotte, North Carolina
Coordinates 35°13′37″N 80°50′50″W / 35.2270°N 80.8473°W / 35.2270; -80.8473Coordinates: 35°13′37″N 80°50′50″W / 35.2270°N 80.8473°W / 35.2270; -80.8473
Area 5.4 acres
Operated by Mecklenburg County Parks and Recreation
Website Romare Bearden Park

Romare Bearden Park is a 5.4-acre public park located at 300 S. Church Street in Charlotte, North Carolina.[1] Named for Charlotte born artist Romare Bearden, it opened in late August 2013.[2] It is across the street from BB&T Ballpark, the home of the International League's Charlotte Knights.

Located in Charlotte center city, the park will offer fitness and cultural arts programs throughout the year. It features two gardens, a courtyard of dining tables with chairs on a bed of crushed granite, a formal event green field, a play area with interactive digital chimes including dance chimes, and several waterfalls.[3]

The grand opening took place on August 31-September 1, 2013.

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