Festivals & Events

Festivals & Events


Fuquay-Varina Parks & Recreation plans, organizes and executes many special events throughout the year. 

Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny brings more than 12,000 candy-filled eggs to South Park for Fuquay-Varina’s annual Easter Egg Hunt which is usually scheduled on a Saturday one week prior to Easter. In 2014, the Easter Egg Hunt will be on Saturday, April 12 at 10 am.

Children ages 10 and under are invited to participate. The Easter Egg Hunt features three hunt areas, each for a different age group.

Movies in the Park

This event has been moved to September. The Fuquay-Varina Parks & Recreation partners with Cornerstone Family Church to provide free Movies in the Park. Dates and times for these family-friendly shows are published in mid-August.

Celebrate Fuquay-Varina

This highly successful festival is a combination of live entertainment, children and youth activities, classic cars, fabulous food and an arts and crafts show. In short, the Celebrate Fuquay-Varina festival is free, family fun in true Fuquay-Varina style!

The festival is held the first Saturday in June. On Thursday night, the festival kicks-off with a concert.  Saturday festivities are held in downtown Fuquay from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.  Explore our Celebrate Fuquay-Varina website and learn about the festival and the fun you’ll have when you visit family-friendly Fuquay-Varina. www.celebratefv.com.

Independence Day Celebration

Celebrate Independence Day early by attending the Fuquay-Varina Independence Day Celebration on July 3rd. This event includes diverse group of food vendors, music acts, free inflatable rides, and a free world class fireworks display. Gates open at 6:00pm.