Holiday Fun

Town of Zebulon Toy Drive

The Town of Zebulon will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for a Christmas Toy Drive! Help us give children a better holiday season. 

For more information, please contact the Zebulon Community Center at (919) 823-0432.

November 5 - December 18

Drop off locations: Zebulon Walmart, 24/7 Fitness Club, Zebulon Police Department, Zebulon Community Center

Christmas Yard Decorating Contest

The Town is inviting the community to participate in a Christmas Yard Decorating Contest! Help spread holiday cheer throughout town by decorating your yard with a beautiful holiday display. Submit a photo of your decorations for the chance to win a $150 VISA giftcard!


  • Participants must have a Zebulon address
  • To be entered, email a photo of your yard by December 21 at 1 PM
  • Yard decorations must be on display from December 22 - January 5 at 1 PM
  • Yards should be decorated with a good, clean and wholesome theme
  • No political party signs of any kind are allowed
  • No vulgar or suggestive decorations are allowed
  • Winners will be selected by people's choice on Facebook


  • Decorating Period: Now - Dec. 21
  • Submission Deadline: Dec. 21 at 1 PM
  • Voting Period: Dec. 22 - Jan. 5 at 1 PM
  • Winners Announced: Jan. 6

Email To Enter

  • Email to
  • Must include at least one photo of yard, name, street address, and phone number


Christmas Cookie Countdown

One of our favorite things at Christmas time is all of the sweet treats, especially the cookies! Be sure to follow us on Facebook (@zebulonparksandrecreation) for our Christmas Cookie Countdown! Each day in the month of December we will be posting a new cookie recipe for you to try at home. If you try any of these recipes at home, be sure to post a picture on Facebook, tag us and use #ZebulonCookieCountdown


Tree Lighting

The Zebulon Christmas Tree will be lit virtually this year! Tune into the Town of Zebulon's Facebook page on Monday, November 30 at 5 PM to watch The Mayor light the tree.

Farm Fresh Market
Hannah Blische
Recreation Assistant
Josh Hardin
Parks Manager/Athletic Coordinator
Tim Hale
Community Center Coordinator