Classes & Activities

Couch to 5K

Adult Fitness Classes

Tuesday and Thursday: 6:30-7:30PM 
Dorton Park, 5790 Poplar Tent Rd, Concord, NC 28027

The City of Concord Parks and Recreation Department is taking the wellness program to the next level with the COUCH to 5K CHALLENGE.  This group training and exercise program does not require any running experience.  It is designed to encourage, motivate and challenge the individual to compete with his/her peers.  There is a $15.00 registration fee. The final goal is to run the Streetlight 5K in July. Registration begins April 1st. You will need to become a part of the Motivate Wellness Concord Page on Facebook. FACE COVERINGS ARE ENCOURAGED BUT ARE MANDATORY IF YOU ARE WITHIN 6 FEET OF ANOTHER PERSON.

  • 10 week program 
  • Session begins on 5/4/21 and concludes with the running of the Streetlight 5K race on July 9th 
  • Group training plan provided
  • No running experience necessary   
  • Wear running shoes and dress to be outside
  • Program led by certified instructor
  • Group Accountability/ Encouragement

Brush Hour

Adult Art Programs

Ages 18 and up. Experience the joy of painting with step-by-step instructions for beginners. Watch your very own 16”x 20” canvas come to life with artistic ability you never knew you had! Pre-registration required. 

Day: Tuesday, Thursday 5:30-7:00 PM
Location: David Phillips Activity Center 
Fee: $30 city residents; $35 non-city residents 

YOU GOT THIS                              
 In Person Instruction - 4/13, Pre-register or cancel by 4/9
 In Person Instruction - 4/15, Pre-register or cancel by 4/13

DESERT NIGHTS                               
In Person Instruction - 5/18, Pre-register or cancel by 5/14
In Person Instruction - 5/20, Pre-register or cancel by 5/18