Dorton Park

Dorton Park is currently closed. The park closed on September 25, 2023 to begin renovations. The park is anticipated to reopen in Fall 2024. For more information, please call 704-920-5600.

The park design was adopted and approved by City Council on August 10, 2023. During the October 24, 2023 Second Work Session, City Council voted to eliminate a new restroom that was planned for the west side of the park.


Dorton Park LocationRenovations include: 

  • New Playground

  • Parking Expansion - total of 104 parking spaces

  • Two New Pedestrian Bridges

  • Field Renovations

  • Disc Golf Expansion - from 9 holes to 18 holes

  • Renovations to Existing Tennis Courts. Includes resurfacing all 3 courts. Additionally, one tennis court will have pickleball lines added, while the other two will have 10 and Under lines added. 

  • Stream Restoration

  • Renovate Existing Buildings & Shelters. Renovations to the existing restroom building will be updated to include 6 family-style bathrooms. 

  • New ADA accomodations.  Renovations to the existing restroom will include an adult changing table - the first ever at a park within Cabarrus County, improving accessibility for residents. 

  • Coddle Creek Greenway connection