New District Park Shelter Now Available!

For your birthday parties and events, please consider reserving the large picnic shelter (about 30 x 50 feet) and paying the following fees: $70 for a half-day (4 hours) or $130 for a full day (8 hours). Plenty of picnic tables that can handle your crowd!  Please call 481-5823 to make a reservation and for more information.  See you at the District Park!

Board Vacancies

The Town of Ayden Governing Board is seeking to fill a full-member vacancy on the Planning Board.  The Planning Board provides recommendations to the Governing Board on land use and development related issues and meets monthly on the third Monday at 7:00 pm in the Ayden Town Hall District Courtroom.

The Town of Ayden Governing Board is seeking to fill one full-member and one ETJ member vacancy on the Ayden Arts & Recreation Commission.  The Commission, which is an advisory board to the Ayden Governing Board concerning arts, parks, and recreation, meets monthly on the fourth Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Ayden Community Center at 4354 S. Lee St.  

It is the Governing Board's desire to fill these vacancies at its September 14th meeting.

If you are interested in serving, please click on the link below to complete the application.  Please note it cannot be submitted electronically, so you may drop it off or mail it to:

Town of Ayden
Attention:  Sherri Scharf
4144 West Avenue
Ayden, NC  28513

Applications are also available at Ayden Town Hall.

board application

Town of Ayden Featured On National T.V.

The Town of Ayden is proud to announce that it has been featured on national television on The Discovery Channel. The Town appeared on Viewpoints with Terry Bradshaw and is recognized as being "One of America's Best Small Communities to Raise a Family."

Ayden officials had previously been contacted by United States Media Television, Inc., a television show production company based in Florida, about being featured in a short documentary about the Town and its charming qualities. The segment featuring the Town appeared on the Discovery Channel on August 2, 2013 and will continue to appear throughout 15 major markets across the southeast and Atlantic of the United States.

Below is the segment featuring the Town of Ayden. It can be viewed via the Town's website or via YouTube. READ MORE >>