Community Events Newsletter


*Please note:  Per Town ordinance, pets of any kind are not allowed at events hosted by the Town of Fuquay-Varina.

Coffee with a Cop, 9-11 am
Sponsored by:  Fuquay-Varina Police
Thursday, January 17
McDonald's, 1409 N. Main Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC

Join the men and women of the FVPD for our next Coffee with a Cop event at McDonald's (1409 N. Main St) in Fuquay-Varina. No agenda or meeting! Just a chance to get to know the officers that work in your community!

Arts Show of Area Fuquay-Varina Schools
Sponsored by:  Fuquay-Varina Woman’s Club and Fuquay-Varina Junior Woman’s Club
Saturday, January 19, 1- 4 pm
Sunday, January 20, 1-4 pm
Windsor Point Auditorium, 1221 Broad Street, Fuquay-Varina NC 

Please join us for a showing of art work from local area Fuquay-Varina schools. It’s free. Refreshments will be served.

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
Sponsored by: Cultural Arts Society of Fuquay-Varina
Monday, January 21, see schedule below

8:15 am - Commemorative March, starts at Fuquay-Varina Middle School (109 N. Ennis Street) Vans will be available at St. Augusta Church beginning at 8 am to transport march participants to FVMS.  Vans will also be available to transport participants who park at the march site back to their vehicles at the end of the program.

9:00 am – Light Breakfast Served, St. Augusta Missionary Baptist Church (605 Bridge Street

10:00 am – MLK Celebration, St. Augusta Missionary Baptist Church (605 Bridge Street
Join us as we celebrate the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  in a community event.  The guest speaker will be Justice Cheri Beasley.  The Ecumenical Choir will sing and the MLK Essay winners will make presentations.  If you are interested in singing in the choir, call G. Webb at 919-451-1985. Rehearsal dates for the choir are 1/7/19 and 1/18/19.

Downtown Discussion:  Opening & Growing
Sponsored by:  Downtown Fuquay-Varina
Thursday, January 31, 9-10 am
Mason Jar Tavern, 305 S. Main Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC 
Join us for the next downtown discussion focused on opening and growing your business.   Attendees will hear from three different panelists as they talk about their business, how they opened, their path to growth, and any trials and tribulations they faced along the way. 

Innovate Fuquay-Varina
Sponsored by:  Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce
Feb. 8-10:  Innovate Weekend

Don't just dream of Entrepreneurial Success, Experience it!  Innovate Fuquay-Varina is a 52-hour business incubator event that helps potential small business owners create or develop a business -- connecting mentors with teams of entrepreneurs for business coaching and developing sustainable projects that can be launched in the Fuquay-Varina area as a result of the Innovate Fuquay-Varina program. 

Register for InnovateFV Launch Weekend today, and if you attend one or more of the following seminars and you can get 50% off Launch Weekend!
Jan. 14: Understanding the Financial Side of Your Business
Jan 28: Marketing a Young Business on a Shoestring
Feb. 4: Pitching Your Idea
   10:00 am – 3:00 pm Special Guest: Devin Harrelson “American Ninja Warrior”
   10:00 am – 3:00 pm Special Guest: Devin Harrelson “American Ninja Warrior”
   10:00 am – 3:00 pm Special Guest: Devin Harrelson “American Ninja Warrior”

Public Meetings

Date Meeting Place
Mon., Jan. 7, 7 PM Town Board Meeting Town Hall
Mon., Jan. 14, 7 PM Board of Adjustment Town Hall
Tues., Jan. 15, 7 PM Planning Board Meeting Town Hall
Tues., Jan. 22, 7 PM Town Board Meeting Town Hall

Around Town

Fuquay-Varina Museum Tours
Sponsored by: Friends of the Museum

Monday, 10 am - 1 pm and Wednesday, 10 am – 4 pm
131 Fuquay Avenue
The museums are a true treasure! If you haven’t visited, make a point to visit them!

Fuquay-Varina Library
133 S. Fuquay Avenue
M-TH open 9 am – 9 pm, Sat: 10 am – 6 pm, Sun: 1-5 pm

Now open 7 days a week!  Learn more about programming for the month.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Council Programming

Learn about concerts, performances.