Rediscover NK

Welcome to the Leisure Services Advisory Committee Rediscover NK Photo Contest!

ReDiscover NK is tentatively  scheduled for 8/28/21 We will be adhering to all COVID-19 policies in the State of Rhode Island at the time of the scheduled event. 

The people of North Kingstown, RI enjoy a tremendous scope of recreational opportunities. They have vibrant sports fields to quiet neighborhood parks, from museums to nature preserves, and from golf to beaches, boating and fishing on Narragansett Bay. No matter what your age, abilities, or inclinations, North Kingstown possesses public recreation facilities to revive your body and refresh your...spirit.

Listed below are the recreational spots in North Kingstown. Please go out and enjoy them, take a picture and post the picture underneath the posted location on the social media pages. In August, at the festival,  the pictures with the most "likes" may receive a special prize.

Disclaimer - text and non-picture comments are not allowed. Please express your feelings about a posted picture using the Facebook options. 

If you are unable to participate via social media please feel free to email your photo to: annemarie@bfbvc.com from the North Kingstown Leisure Service Committee, please include your name for photo credits to post yourself please do so on these social media pages: 

https://www.facebook.com/RediscoverNK/

Find us on Instagram: redisccovernkfestival

TAKE IT OUTSIDE

You don't have to wait to participate! We have started a Take it Outside NK Initiative, same list of great places but this time you can win a prize! Starting 2/1 through 5/2 please visit all the places listed below and follow all ReDiscover NK rules above. Once you have posted all photos email cdumas@northkingstown.org and let us know you have completed the list. On May 3, 2021 there will be 3 random drawings for 3 gift cards to local businesses. Click here for more info


Please keep watch for some great upcoming events taking place in our parks!

Thanks to NKAC... Art Venture will be underway in the spring

Thanks to Troop 152... Geocaching is coming to locations near you!


Have any other ideas or interested in partnering in our initiative? email cdumas@northkingstown.org

Please note when you go onto the Facebook or the Instagram the locations are listed (you may need to scroll down) you will COMMENT then POST your photo (as the proof that you have visited that location) 

The number of the location below MAY differ from the number of the location on the social media pages because for Take it Outside we eliminated the businesses. 

You do NOT need to visit in order 

If you DO NOT have social media email your name the photo and location to: annemarie@bfbvc.com from the North Kingstown Leisure Service Committee

Questions? Email cdumas@northkingstown.org

Printable copy of list of locations click here

#1 - Allen Harbor Memorial park

#1A - North Kingstown Free Library

#2 - Blue Beach

#3 - Calf Pasture Point

#4 - Cocumscussoc State Park

#5 - Compass Rose Beach

#6 - Davis Memorial Wildlife Trails

#7 Devil's Foot Ledge

#8 - Donald Downs Park

#9 - Eldridge Playground

#10 - Feurer Park

#11 Forest Park

#12 - John H. Chaffee Preserve (Rome Point)

#13 - McGinn Park

#14 North Field

#15 - Pettaquamscutt Pond

#16 - Pleasant Street Boat Ramp

#17 - Potowomut River

#18 - Seabee Museum and Memorial Park

#19 - Quonset Bike Bath

#20 - Richard Smith Grove

#21 - Ryan Park

#22 - Secret Lake

#23 - Signal Rock

#24 - Silver Spring

#25 - Spink’s Neck Beach

#26 - Town Beach Complex

#27 - Town Dock Park

#28 - Town Hall Memorial Park

#29 - Town Wharf

#30 - Updike Park

#31 - Wilson park

#32 - Yorktown Playground



booklet

For a copy of our Recreational Facility booklet with MORE locations and information email recreationsecretary@northkingstown.org to pick up a copy or have it mailed to you



NK Photo Contest