The Fuquay-Varina Arts Council continues its Art After Dark season with August’s event, on Friday, August 14th from 5-9pm in Downtown Fuquay, Centennial Square, 102 N. Main Street. Those passionate about the arts in their community will join together to provide a variety of creative activities to showcase local talent. Events will include an artists' and crafters' market, kids’ creative activities, an Art Walk, and music. Admission is free.
The Fuquay-Varina History Museum will be open from 5-7 pm during Art After Dark. Come see the plans for the caboose and view the extensive improvements to Ashworth Park by the Town.
This fall, experience live music and local brews in the heart of downtown Fuquay-Varina the third Thursday of each month from August-October. Check out the concert series everyone is talking about! (link: http://www.fuquay-varina.org/departments-and-services/parks-recreation-and-cultural-resources/fm2fv-concert-series.html)
Thursday, Sept. 17– Emily Minor Band
Thursday, Oct. 15 – The Embers featuring Craig Woolard
The Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its sixth annual “Core Connection” Business Expo at the Fuquay-Varina Community Center on Thursday, August 27th from 10:00am to 4:00pm. This Expo celebrates the wide variety of new and existing businesses that have recently made southern Wake County a mecca for new business development.
In addition to great speakers and business booths, the EXPO will include a Health & Wellness corner, free food samples by area restaurants, and a business resource center with lots of information for small and medium-sized businesses to explore. There will also be a Town of Fuquay-Varina booth with special appearances from our new police chief, Laura Fahnestock, as well as a Shredding Event for the general public from 12am-4pm. Residents wishing to have materials shredded must attend the EXPO and get a shredding ticket before accessing the ProShred truck.
Carillon Antique Roadshow
Sponsored by: Friends of the Museum
Saturday, September 19, 2- 4 pm
Carillon Assisted Living, 6516 Johnson Pond Road, Fuquay-Varina
Wondering what those family heirlooms and treasured keepsakes are worth? Find out at our Antique Road Extravaganza! This is a fundraiser benefiting The Friends of the Museum with an appraiser on site! Advance tickets available at Carillon and through The Friends of the Museum. Tickets are $10/item in advance. All proceeds to benefit The Friends of the Museum. To RSVP, call or email: