Events Fuquay-Varina knows how to have a good time and offers a number of events throughout the year that include a celebration of the arts. Experience the thrill of the award winning En Plein Air Paint-off, a 2-day art competition ending with an auction of original works. See past winners’ masterpieces displayed on buildings throughout the downtown districts.
Celebrate Fuquay-Varina (early October) celebrates the charm of small town North Carolina, and includes multiple music stages, an artists’ village, and hands on art activities for kids and adults alike.
The Artists’ and Merchants Village is just one of many components that round out the Freedom Balloon Festival, held over Memorial Weekend.
Arts Center The Fuquay-Varina Arts Center supports the community by offering performances, classes, workshops, and exhibits for youth and adults. Currently under construction, the new Arts Center is anticipated to open its doors in Summer, 2018.