Tag Archives: Things to do in chatham county

This Weekend Check Out Hewitt Pottery Open Kiln and Cary’s Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival

Mark Hewitt Summer Kiln Opening It’s that time again. Mark and his apprentices, Stillman Browning-Howe and Will Baskin are busy making pots for the summer firing. This will be Firing 101 of the impressive wood fired salt kiln. The kiln openings are essentially a sale mixed with a party. There are light refreshments, lively conversation between locals […]


The ODDCO Live Music Series August 17th

What the heck is the ODDCO?! The ODDCO or The Odd Company is the newest store/art gallery/ bar/ live music venue in Pittsboro. It’s the only one too! The owners are bonafide “fringe artists” working in art, music, design, branding and media. They started the ODDCO is a unique and lovingly created storefront that specializes […]




Pittsboro Summer Fest 2019*

Pittsboro Summer Fest 2019* July 7 * 4 – 9 PM Hillsboro Street, Pittsboro NC 27312 Pittsboro’s fourth annual festival with artisan fair and market including: local live music, craft and food vendors, face painting, craft tables, beer garden, dunk booth, eating contests and family fun center with waterslides, kid activities and bike/wagon parade.   This year’s Summer […]



Local on Main: PBO’s Farm & Art Dinner May 19th 2019 If you are into local food, invested in the town of Pittsboro or just in need of a cool event on hot Sunday night- then make sure you have a ticket for this event! Sponsored by Main Street Pittsboro as a celebration of Pittsboro’s […]


Strawberry Season!

Spring is moving us right along towards summer with warm temperatures, bugs and now at last- fresh produce. The best part of spring in the Triangle/Piedmont is strawberry season. Strawberries kick off the season of delicious berries and can be enjoyed either pre-picked or in the field as a family adventure in U-Pick. Depending on […]


Shakori Hills Annual Festival May 3-5th

It’s Shakori Time!  Spring is finally here, or maybe summer if you check the temperatures but either way it’s that time again. Folks are already getting set up for Shakori Hills! Shakori is a fun filled weekend with all the bells and whistles of a well-planned and thoughtfully executed festival. In case you haven’t heard, […]


Pittsboro Wine Fest*May18th

It’s that time again! Vino!! Wine Shop has the drinking event of the year with your local wine festival.  Saturday May 18th from 2-4PM The Pittsboro Wine Fest is back and improved!  Come out to the Pittsboro Roadhouse (in the spacious back entertainment area) for a night of delicious wine tasting and FOOD. Yes, this year food […]