Opening Ceremony- First Ward Park, Charlotte NC
December 8, 2015
The Opening Ceremony for First Ward Park took place on December 8, 2015, and featured remarks from people who were instrumental in the park's creation, a ribbon cutting ceremony, tours of the park and songs by local school children. School children enjoyed recess at the park during the day, families visited, and children played in the fountains. The events of the day came to a close with the holiday lights lighting up First Ward Park for the very first time.