Picnic Area

picnic area

We offer a wonderful picnic area located by the Herb Garden and the Camellia Walk.  A large shaded area with picnic tables and also a covered shelter, it is the perfect setting for children’s birthday parties or a small group.  To request the picnic area please fill out the reservation form .  Completion of this form is only a request and your reservation will not be complete until you receive confirmation from our office.  The fees are as follows:

NHC Residents     $45/Four Hours

Non-Residents     $70/Four Hours

Please make out the check to;  New Hanover County and full payment must be received before your reservation is final.

For more information, please call Marge Porrazzo at (910) 798-7660 between the hours of 8:00am – 1:00pm, Monday through Friday or email at mporrazzo@nhcgov.com

Reservation fees are non-refundable.  In severe weather cases, reservations may be rescheduled in the current year.  If the grounds are closed due to extreme weather conditions, refunds will be issued.

Cooperative Extension and Arboretum: 6206 Oleander Drive • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7660 • Fax 910-798-7678