Holiday Happenings

Here's to a dash more holiday cheer! Enjoy these holiday events in Fuquay-Varina.

Town Tree Lighting and Sleigh Rides
Sponsored by:  Town of Fuquay-Varina
Thursday, November 29, 6 pm
Municipal Parking Lot at Main/Vance Street

In addition to the tree lighting and performances by local choral groups, there will be an ice-skating rink and other holiday fun including visits with Santa.  Sponsored by the Town of Fuquay-Varina, this event is free.

Sleigh rides will be available on Nov. 29 (6-8 pm) and are sponsored by Fuquay-Varina Downtown Revitalization. Tickets can be purchased at the FVDRA office located at 108 Raleigh St. on Nov. 28 at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $3 per person with a maximum of 4 tickets.  First come, first serve basis. For more details, visit at

Tree Lighting Events and Locations

Event Time Location
Tree Lighting 6 pm Main/Vance Parking Lot
Visits with Santa 6-8 pm Fuquay Mineral Spring Park
Ice Skating Rink 4-9 pm Vance Street
Sleigh Rides 6-8 pm Starts at 120 S. Main St. (T.R. Ashworth)
Choral Performances 6-8 pm Main/Vance Parking Lot

Christmas Parade
Sponsored by: Fuquay-Varina Chamber
Sunday, December 2, 3 pm
Fuquay Business District

The Fuquay-Varina Chamber will host the annual Christmas Parade on Sun., Dec. 2 at 3 pm in downtown Fuquay. There have been some changes to the parade route so make sure to check the Parade Route.  If you have questions about the parade or want to participate, contact