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28th Annual Tanglewood Festival of Lights!

The 28th Annual Tanglewood Festival of Lights- at Tanglewood Park, in Clemmons NC is happening now! From November 15th to January 1st. Festival of Lights is open nightly, Friday, November 15th, 2019 through Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 from 6PM to 11PM, with the exception of Tuesday, December 31, when the show closes at 10PM.  Visitors will view over a […]


Day of Dead Celebrations

The 2019 Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) observance will begin October 31st to November 2nd. This Mexican holiday is to honor those loved ones who have passed on. It has been heartily accepted by the American public and now we have several observances in the area.  4th Annual Death Fair  In Pittsboro this manifest […]


North Carolina State Fair!

If you haven’t already headed out the state fairground in Raleigh, than this is the weekend to do so. The State Fair is happening now through the 27th of October. Whether you are interested in the animals exhibits, live music and dancing, the impressive array of fair food or the rides- there really is something […]


Fall Fun for the Family

Ok, here is your source for all the fall festival fun you can possibly handle. From corn mazes, to haunted trails, pumpkin picking and animal fun, these farms will provide all the essentials for you to embrace the best of the season. Gross Farms – Sanford, NCThe Gross family has owned and farmed this land for […]


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 […]




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 […]



Raleigh’s International Food Festival *June 8th, 2019

Raleigh’s own international food festival  Saturday June 8th 2019 Raleigh City Plaza, 400 block of Fayetteville Street.  Head to downtown Raleigh for the city’s annual celebration of diversity. This free family event will wow you with multiculturalism which is designed to increase cross-cultural exchange and promote respect between cultures. Admission is free. There will be […]