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Heroes Homecoming

SEPTEMBER

Ole Mill Days

Greek Fest

910-484-8925
www.STSCH.NC.Goarch.org

This three-day family event draws thousands
of visitors each year. Guests can enjoy
mouthwatering Greek cuisine and homemade
pastries, traditional Greek dancing, arts,
crafts, a marketplace, and much more.

Cumberland County Fair

910-438-4100
www.CumberlandCountyFair.org

This fair showcases and preserves the history
and legacy of the agricultural communities in
Cumberland County; celebrates the diversity
of local arts and crafts; provides fun, healthy
family entertainment with music, motorsports,
and animals; and encourages an environment of
friendly competition for all ages.

International Folk Festival
910-323-1776
TheArtsCouncil.com/IFF

Lafayette Birthday Celebration
910-223-9339
www.LafayetteSociety.org

Fayetteville celebrates the birthday of the
Revolutionary War hero and French nobleman,
Marquis de Lafayette, every year. The main
festivities include a French music concert,
Festival of Yesteryear, Lafayette Trail Tour, Market
House exhibit, and birthday party.

The heritage of the Town of Hope Mills as a mill
community is celebrated during Ole Mill Days.
The event kicks off each year with the annual
Street Dance. Other festivities include the Ole Mill
Reunion, tractor pull, haunted house, arts and
crafts vendors, KidÕs Korner, and great food and
entertainment.

Fayetteville Dogwood
Fall Festival

910-323-1934
www.FayDogwoodFestival.com

This festival is a true celebration of fall with its
Historic Hauntings, Hayrides, Haunted House,
Bands and Brews, and Food Truck Festival.
Free concerts are given by local, regional,
and national performers.

NOVEMBER
910-323-5509
www.HollyDayFair.com

The largest holiday gift and craft show in Eastern
North Carolina is a one-stop holiday shopping
event that draws an average of 22,000 attendees
and more than 200 vendors. Show-goers have an
extensive selection of unique, handcrafted, and
manufactured products to choose from.

A Dickens Holiday

910-323-1776
www.TheArtsCouncil.com/DickensMain

Historic downtown Fayetteville is transformed
into a charming Victorian experience each year.
Horse-drawn carriages ride down Hay Street,
children pose with Father Christmas for pictures,
Ebenezer Scrooge makes his rounds, and townspeople gather for the candlelight procession
and fireworks.

Heroes Homecoming

OCTOBER
Fayetteville ComicCon

910-316-7251
www.FayettevilleComicCon.com

This con is a fan-run event and a full weekend of
fun, celebrating all forms and fans of American
and world popular culture. The event features
comic book artists and writers, popular
voice actors, cosplay, magic and video game
tournaments, free panels, and more.

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910-426-4109
TownofHopeMills.com/346/Ole-Mill-Days

Holly Day Fair

A celebration of cultural diversity takes place
each year at the Arts CouncilÕs International
Folk Festival, everybodyÕs favorite trip around
the world, in downtown Fayetteville. Festivities
include the Parade of Nations, live performances,
authentic cuisine, arts and crafts vendors,
childrenÕs area, and Native American
Cultural Showcase.

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910-483-5311
www.HeroesHomecoming.com

Cumberland County hosts Heroes Homecoming
as a way of showing all veterans that their
courage and sacrifices are remembered
and appreciated. Each year, veterans from a
specific war are honored at multiple events
and ceremonies taking place all over the county.

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Holiday Lights in the Garden

DECEMBER
Holiday Lights in the Garden
910-486-0221
www.CapeFearBG.org

Lights sparkle and illuminate a mile-long
pathway to showcase Cape Fear Botanical
GardenÕs winter beauty during the holiday
season. SÕmore-roasting, free crafts for
children, visits and photos with Santa,
holiday gift shopping, and more add to
the delightful festivities.

Singing Christmas Tree
910-484-3191
www.SnyderMBC.com

A Fayetteville tradition since 1980, this special
Christmastime musical production features
250 singers, a hand-bell choir, and a 40-piece
orchestra. The performance is a family-friendly celebration that serves as a reminder of the
meaning of Christmas.

Holiday Jubilee

910-486-1330
www.MuseumofTheCapeFear.NCDCR.gov
This special event, hosted by the Museum of
the Cape Fear, encompasses the traditions
of holidays past. Visitors enjoy listening to a
Victorian caroling concert by the Coventry
Carolers on the Poe House front porch and
taking in the elaborate Christmas dŽcor
during this open-house event.

Kwanzaa Celebration
www.UmojaFayNC.org

The Umoja Group carries on a longstanding
Fayetteville tradition with this celebration,
embracing African culture and history.
Various festivities include a drum call,
libation, parade of African kings and queens,
feast, childrenÕs candlelight ceremony,
and traditional dance performance.


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