Daniel Stowe

Daniel Stowe opening to public for first time since March

BELMONT – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden will reopen to the public beginning Saturday, citing the ability to do so safely during the pandemic. Hours will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays with advance, timed tickets required. The garden at 6500 S. New Hope Road has been open to members only since May 28 Thursday through Sunday, a […]

Daniel Stowe director announces resignation; garden names interim successor

BELMONT – Patrick Larkin, who has served Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden as executive director for three years, is stepping down. His resignation is effective Aug. 1. He said he will pursue other opportunities. “On behalf of the board I would like to express our appreciation to Patrick for all that he has done for the Garden,” said DSBG Board Chairman […]

Daniel Stowe closes for rest of month

BELMONT – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden will be closed through Tuesday, March 31, in accordance with the direction of Gov. Roy Cooper and the Centers for Disease Control to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. In addition, all public events, including continuing education programs and school programs are canceled until May 11. Garden staff will work with schools and other […]

Skating rinks highlight holiday-themed activities

A year after debuting its Festival of Trees, Belmont has added another holiday season showcase. As part of the city’s Christmas Village downtown, ice skating will be available to the public Dec. 5-7. The wintery activity can be found from 4-10 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Dec. 5-6, and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7.  There will be a […]