Fuquay-Varina
Fuquay-Varina

Community Events Newsletter

UPCOMING EVENTS 
 
WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest Orientation Meeting
Sponsored by:  WRAL Freedom Fest Organizers/F-V Chamber/F-V Downtown
Thursday January 7, 5:00pm-7:00pm
Monday, January 11, 5:00pm-7:00pm
Century 21 Becky Medlin Realty, 407 N. Judd Parkway NE
Fuquay-Varina is now home to the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest which will take place on Memorial Day weekend 2016 (May 27-30). At these meetings, learn about the WRAL Freedom Balloon Festival, get a general overview about the festival, the schedule, roll out and proposed transit system.
 
DO NOT MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO PLAN HOW YOUR BUSINESS OR ORGANIZATION CAN BENEFIT from an extra 70,000 visitors to our town over Memorial Day Weekend.
Please confirm which of the two dates you can attend so we can make sure we have enough room to accommodate attendees each night (info@fuquay-varina.com or (919) 552-4947).
 
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
Monday, January 18, check times below
Various Locations.  See Below
A celebration in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is scheduled for January 18, 2016.  The event will commence with a march at the middle school on Ennis Street at 8:30am ending at the First Baptist Church, 105 N. West Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC where breakfast will be served at 9:30am.  At 10:00 a program, including a community children's choir and speaker Rev. Lakethia Chapman, will begin in the sanctuary.  To volunteer contact Marion J. Tucker at (919) 285-4135.
 
Sponsored by: Fuquay-Varina Woman’s Club/Fuquay-Varina Junior Woman's Club
Saturday, January 23, 1-4 pm
Sunday, January 24, 1-4 pm
Windsor Point Auditorium, 1221 Broad Street
The 2016 Fuquay-Varina Arts Festival, sponsored by the Fuquay-Varina Woman’s Club and Fuquay-Varina Junior Woman’s Club, will showcase more than 300 works of art and literature from area schools.  For more information contact Anna Campbell at (925) 399-1629.
 
PUBLIC MEETINGS IN JANUARY

Date

Meeting

Where

Mon. Jan. 4, 7 pm

Town Board of Commissioners

Town Hall, 401 Old Honeycutt Rd.

Mon., Jan. 11, 7 pm

PRCR Advisory Board

F-V Community Center, 820 S. Main Street

Tues., Jan. 12, 7 pm

Planning Board

Town Hall, 401 Old Honeycutt Rd.

Tue., Jan.19, 7 pm

Town Board of Commissioners

Town Hall, 401 Old Honeycutt Rd.

 

OTHER WAYS TO GET INVOLVED IN THE COMMUNITY


 

SPORTS

Register for spring youth sports at PRCR from January 4 - Feb. 12, 2016  Register for baseball, softball, t-ball, flag football, soccer and volleyball.  Learn more.

AROUND TOWN 

Fuquay-Varina Museum Tours
Sponsored by:  Friends of the Museum
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 this summer!  www.fuquay-varina-museums.org
 
Fuquay-Varina Library
133 S. Fuquay Avenue
M-F open 10 am – 9 pm, Sat: 10 am – 6 pm
Visit your Fuquay-Varina Library!  Learn more about programming for the month!

Arts Programming in Fuquay-Varina
Learn about concerts, performances and more by clicking here