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Fun Things To Do: Fall Edition


September 1 & 5: Growing Vegetable Soup

October 6 & 10: Leaves of Plenty

November 3 & 7: Thankful Harvest

Nature Tales at the Cape Fear Botanical Garden

            This is the Garden’s FREE event for preschoolers, held with the Cumberland County Public Library. The program is held at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. each day for ages 2 to 6. Please pre-register by contacting 910.486.0221 ext. 20. www.capefearbg.org

September 11 & 12

9th Annual Lafayette Birthday Celebration in Downtown Fayetteville

            Celebrate the birth of Fayetteville’s namesake, the Marquis de Lafayette in downtown Fayetteville, Museum of the Cape Fear and Methodist University! Please visit their website for specific times and locations for the weekend long celebration! www.lafayettesociety.org

September 25, 26 & 27

37th International Folk Festival, presented by the Arts Council in Downtown Fayetteville

            The anticipated yearly event will begin during 4th Friday! Experience the pageantry of the Parade of Nations and the tastes of what makes our city, international. Please visit the Art Council’s website for a detailed schedule of events. www.theartscouncil.com

October 31

Trunk or Treat at Hope Mills Parks

            Trick-or-treat safely in the parks of Hope Mills at this city-sponsored event. Please visit the town website for more information. www.townofhopemills.com

November 27

A Dickens Holiday on Hay Street

            The annual event is back again, when Fayetteville goes through a charming transformation reminiscent of a Charles Dickens’ novel. You may even catch a glimpse of Ebenezer Scrooge himself! www.theartscouncil.com