Community Events Newsletter

Upcoming Events

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

Movies in the Park
Feature:  Lego Ninjago Queso Monster
Saturday, June 29, at dusk
Falcon Park, 105 Falcon Drive, Fuquay-Varina, NC 
 
Your family can enjoy movies under the stars at Falcon Park this summer! Movies in the Park is the last Saturday of the month in June, July, and August. Sponsored by Cornerstone Church and Town of Fuquay-Varina.

Independence Day Celebration
Sponsored by:  Town of Fuquay-Varina
Wednesday July 3, Gates open 6 pm, Fireworks at 9:15 pm (weather dependent)
South Park (900 S. Main Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC)  

Celebrate America’s birthday at the Fuquay-Varina Independence Day Celebration at South Park on Wednesday, July 3. Gates open at 6 pm.  Live music by Spare Change.  Free kids zone.  Food trucks on site. Make sure to bring a blanket or chair and get there early to claim a good spot to view the fireworks!  The event is alcohol free, however, coolers are allowed. Animals of any kind are not allowed at the event. 
 
Ice Cream Social Celebration of National Ice Cream Day
Hosted by the Town of Fuquay-Varina
Sunday, July 21, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Fuquay Mineral Spring Park (105 W. Spring Street, Fuquay-Varina NC)

Any day is a good day to eat ice cream, but National Ice Cream Day seems very official, so let’s make it a date!  Join us on Sunday, July 21 from 4 – 6 pm at the Fuquay Mineral Spring Park, where our town’s history began, to celebrate National Ice Cream Day and our town!  Free ice cream, iced tea and lemonade will be served.

Movies in the Park
Feature:  How to Train Your Dragon
Saturday, July 27, at dusk
Falcon Park, 105 Falcon Drive, Fuquay-Varina, NC
  
Your family can enjoy movies under the stars at Falcon Park this summer! Movies in the Park is the last Saturday of the month in June, July, and August. Sponsored by Cornerstone Church and Town of Fuquay-Varina.

Movies in the Park
Feature:  Ralph Breaks the Internet
Saturday, August 31, ad dusk
Falcon Park
, 105 Falcon Drive, Fuquay-Varina, NC 
 
Your family can enjoy movies under the stars at Falcon Park this summer! Movies in the Park is the last Saturday of the month in June, July, and August. Sponsored by Cornerstone Church and Town of Fuquay-Varina.

2019 Event List for Major Town Events

   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”

Happenings at the Art Center in June



Live Performances - 

Purchase Tickets

Beatlesque
Saturday June 29
All tickets: $10
Beatlesque is a four-piece Beatles tribute band based in Raleigh, NC. The band strives to replicate the sound and look of The Beatles to the closest detail while performing music from the entire Beatles catalog. In costume and in character, the fab four members of Beatlesque enjoy the challenge and the thrill of recreating the music that we all know and love.

Broadway's Next Hit Musical!
Saturday, July 13, 7:30 pm

Tickets: $20 adults; $18 senior/students
Broadway’s Next Hit Musical is the only unscripted theatrical awards show. Master improvisers gather made up, hit song suggestions from the audience and create a spontaneous evening of music, humor, and laughter. The audience votes for its favorite song and watches as the cast turns it into a full-blown improvised musical - complete with memorable characters, witty dialogue, and plot twists galore.

In the Gallery


Take in an exhibit of New Work by Caroline Cowen from July 5- August 29.  Gallery open M-F 9 am – 5 pm. Sat. 10 am – 5 pm and during live performances.  Reception on July 5 at 6 pm.

Classes


Looking to find your creative side?  Take an art class this summer!  Browse FVAC Program Brochure

Public Meetings

Date Meeting Place
Mon., July 8, 7 PM Town Board Meeting Town Hall
Mon., July 15, 7 PM FY 2019-2020 Budget Public Hearing Town Hall

Around Town



Fuquay-Varina Arts Center
123 E. Vance Street
Find a full schedule of programming, live performances and happenings!

Fuquay-Varina Parks
Community Center, recreational programming and youth sports.

Fuquay-Varina 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.