As Salisbury’s most significant downtown green space, Bell Tower Green is the place where our community gathers to celebrate, connect, and engage.
This 3-acre park hosts multiple leisure and entertaining areas to accommodate virtually any type of activity or event. From play spaces to entertainment sections to lush green expanses, Bell Tower Green is the park for you!
Park spaces may be reserved for events by completing a Request for Park Use application no later than 30 days before the preferred event date. For larger community events, it is recommended that applications be submitted as soon as possible, but no earlier than one year in advance of the preferred event date. To make a reservation, complete this application (PDF) and submit to our admin office at firstname.lastname@example.org or in person at 217 S. Main St. Salisbury NC, 28144.
Circle Lawn & Amphitheater
CAPACITY: 4000 people
FEATURES: S. Church St. / W. Fisher St. / S. Jackson St. access, Electricity, USB Connections, Public Restrooms
The Circle Lawn & Amphitheater is the ideal atmosphere to host largescale music performances and plays, weddings and other community events.Promenade
CAPACITY: 375 people
FEATURES: Electricity, USB Connections, Public Restrooms
The Promenade, bordering W. Innes St. is the perfect spot to enjoy an ice cream cone or a quaint stroll down Innes St. This area is well suited for lunch parties, small receptions, and family gatherings.Bell Tower Garden & Gazebo
Bell Tower Garden & Gazebo
CAPACITY: 900 people
FEATURES: S. Jackson St. Access, Electricity, USB Connections, Public Restrooms, Accessible Lift
The Bell Tower Lawn and Gazebo offers an intimate space surrounded by greenery and trees with the Historic Bell Tower backdrop. This space is great for small performances, weddings, and garden parties.Playground, Mini-Amphitheater and Splash Pad
Playground, Mini-Amphitheater and Splash Pad
CAPACITY: 275 people
FEATURES: W. Fisher St. / S. Jackson St. Access, Electricity, Public Restrooms
The Natural Play area offers a variety of play features and attractions for young and old alike to explore. This area is adjacent to the small amphitheater at the rear of the water wall and the splash pad on the face of the water wall. The Natural Play area is perfect space for birthday parties.Garden Trellis
CAPACITY: 285 people
FEATURES: S. Church St. / W. Fisher St. Access, Electricity, Public Restrooms
The Garden Trellis along the southern edge of Bell Tower Green weaves through beautiful greenery and under magnificent arches. This space is perfect for small gatherings, art and vendor expos and much more.Entire Park
CAPACITY: 5000+ people
FEATURES: S. Church St. / W. Fisher St. / S. Jackson St. Access, Electricity, Public Restrooms
Enjoy all that Bell Tower Green has to offer with access to the Circle Green, Bell Tower Lawn, Amphitheater, Promenade, Playground, Splash Pad, and Garden Trellis. A BTG whole park rental is perfect for a community festival, concert, and other activities and allows the opportunity to create a private atmosphere for ticketed or invite-exclusive events such as company picnics and weddings.
|Location||Capacity||County Rate||County (Add. Per Hour)||Non-County Rate||Non-County (Add. Per Hour)||Damage Deposit|
|Circle Lawn & Amphitheater & Promenade (5 hrs)||4000||$750||$100||$1000||$200||$300|
|Circle Lawn (3 hrs)||4000||$300||$50||$500||$100||$100|
|Promenade (3 hrs)||375||$200||$50||$350||$100||$100|
|Bell Tower Garden & Gazebo (5 hrs)||900||$300||$50||$500||$100||$100|
|Playground, Mini-Amphitheater and Splash Pad (2 hrs)||275||$100||$25||$200||$50||$50|
|Garden Trellis (3 hrs)||285||$300||$50||$500||$100||$100|
|Concert/Whole Spectator Event (8 hrs)||$2000||$150||$500|
|6 Foot Table||$5|
|Rain Date Hold (non-refundable)||$300|
|Additional SPRD staff||$20/hr per person*|
Specials & Discounts
Non-Profit Organizations—with proof of tax-exempt status submitted with application, will receive a 50% space rental discount.
Monday through Friday Day Rates—rentals held Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 am-5:00 pm will receive a 75% discount from the original space rental fee.