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E.g., 04/20/2018
E.g., 04/20/2018
Sunday, April 01, 2018
through Monday, April 30, 2018

What's Happening

Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 10:00 AM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Featured Events, Performance, Workshop

Poetry Writing Workshop and Open Mic

Wednesday, April 25 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Methodist University map
The Davis Memorial Library and Southeastern Regional N.C. Poetry present a Poetry Writing Workshop (6-7 p.m.) and Open Mic (7-8 p.m.) featuring LeJuane "El'Ja" Bowens.
Downtown, Events, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Festival, Free, Performance

Fayetteville Dogwood Festival

Thursday, April 26 - Sunday, April 29 | 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Festival Park map
In just three years, the Dogwood Fall Festival has burst into our event lineup as a fan favorite. The weekend serves as a community fundraiser, with live music, food trucks, and fall activities for everyone! 
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 12:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 2:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 4:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Downtown, Events, Featured Events, Performance

The Marquis Slam

Saturday, April 07 | 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Arts Center map
A poetry slam is a competition at which poets read or recite original work. These performances are then judged on a numeric scale by previously selected members of the audience. Poetry Slam was invented to bring awareness to...
Downtown, Events, Exhibit, Family Friendly, Free

Spring Art Walkabout

Friday, April 13 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Downtown Fayetteville map
Come and enjoy a pleasant evening visiting the local art galleries and shops that display local artists work. You can explore the different galleries by picking up a passport at any of the participating venues. Remember to...
Events, Featured Events, Performance, Theater

Sense and Sensibility

Wednesdays through Sundays until Sunday, April 29 | 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cape Fear Regional Theatre map
Set in gossipy late 18th-century England, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality. The Dashwood sisters—sensible Elinor and  hypersensitive Marianne—are left financially destitute and...
Downtown, Free, History, Public Library

Local History at the Library: The Cape Fear River

Thursday, April 12 | 6:30 PM
State and Local History Room of Headquarters Library map
The museum and the Cumberland County Library and Information Center are teaming up to bring you a host of local history presentations. Both sites are valuable educational resources for the community and this collaboration is...
Concert, Events, Family Friendly, Performance

Appalachian Spring

Saturday, April 21 | 7:30 PM
Seabrook Auditorium, Fayetteville State University map
Travel to the Blue Ridge Mountains for the last concert of our Carolina season. Imagine hiking the Appalachian Trail as the symphony performs Copland’s Appalchian Spring and Sibelius’s Finlandia. This concert will also...
Downtown, Performance

Jazz Fest

Friday, April 06 | 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Festival Park map
The Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra will be hosting their annual Jazz Fest on Friday, April 6th from 6pm-10pm in Festival Park in Downtown Fayetteville. This casual and fun event will include performances by jazz bands and...
Airborne & Special Operations Museum
Downtown, Events, Featured Events, Film, History

GI JEWS: Jewish Americans in World War II

Tuesday, April 10 | 7:00 PM
Airborne & Special Operations Museum map
The Airborne & Special Operations Museum Foundation, in conjunction with UNC-TV, will show a special documentary, GI JEWS: Jewish Americans in World War II, in the museum’s theater Tuesday, April 10, at 7pm. The show is...
Concert, Family Friendly, Featured Events, Performance

We Sing to Experience

Friday, April 27 | 7:30 PM
Haymount United Methodist Church map
We sing in a choir to experience different things — empathy,  compassion, emotion, language, a sense of community, and teamwork. We also sing to experience the formalistic musical qualities in works — melody, harmony,...
Events, Featured Events, Performance

2018 Southeastern Regional NC Poetry Festival

Wednesday, April 25 - Saturday, April 28 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Barber Kings map
Get ready for the 2018 SERNC Poetry Festival. The SERNC is a 4 day festival that takes place in Fayetteville, NC. This festival will have workshops, open mics, themed events, and plenty more. April 25th: Writing...
Events, History

Archaeological Insights on Arsenal Park - North Carolina Civil War & Reconstruction History Center

Tuesday, April 17 | 7:00 PM
map
The North Carolina Civil War & Reconstruction History Center is sponsoring a presentation by Shawn M. Patch, a registered professional archaeologist, who will speak on the topic: “Archaeological Insights on Arsenal...
Events, Featured Events, Free, Performance, Workshop

Youth Slam - SERNC Poetry Festival

Friday, April 27 | 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Big Apple Restaurant & Sports Pub map
Ever wondered what today's youth have to say, or are you a youth that has something? Joni us as young artists give their words life right in front of you at this year's youth slam. Prizes will be handed to our 1st, 2nd, and...
Events, Featured Events, Free, Performance, Workshop

Nerd Slam - SERNC Poetry Festival

Saturday, April 28 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Sweet Palette map
Put Your knowledge to the test...THat's right, what do you really know about your favorite TV show, video game, comic book, or better yet, how do you stand up against someone that says they know more? Bracket Style. Part of...
Events, Featured Events, Free, Performance, Workshop

Group Piece Slam - SERNC Poetry Festival

Saturday, April 28 | 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
The Sweet Palette map
If you love poetry, slam, or just spoken word, then do not miss the SERNC Poetry Festival's final event. Come find out what happens when poets join forces and perform as a group. Come see who will becrowned our group piece...
Concert, Free, Performance

Fayetteville State University's Jazz Day Features Renowned Jazz Artists and Evening All-Star Concert

Saturday, April 07 | 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Seabrook Auditorium, Fayetteville State University map
Join us at Fayetteville State University (FSU) for Jazz Day on April 7. Witness high school jazz ensembles performing and receiving feedback from some of the nation's renowned guest jazz artists and educators throughout the...

Continuing & Multi-Day

Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 2:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 4:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Featured Events, Performance, Theater

Sense and Sensibility

Wednesdays through Sundays until Sunday, April 29 | 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Cape Fear Regional Theatre map
Set in gossipy late 18th-century England, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality. The Dashwood sisters—sensible Elinor and  hypersensitive Marianne—are left financially destitute and...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 10:00 AM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...
Events, Family Friendly, Free, History

Arsenal Tour

Fridays | 12:00 PM
Museum of the Cape Fear map
Join an Arsenal Tour on the grounds of the Museum to learn the historical relevance of this site for the city of Fayetteville. Visitors learn about the free and enslaved black men that worked in the Arsenal, the women who...