Come in costume and walk the candlelit pathways of the Garden! Over 250 jack-lanterns, lights and luminaries will be out in celebration of Halloween. The Cape Fear Botanical Garden will be magically transformed into the BOOtanical Garden on October 27th, 28th and 29th from 6-9 p.m. There will be an outside Glow area, hands on […]

The Armed Services YMCA offers free personalized quilts or pillows for children of deployed service members called Operation Kid Comfort. This is an amazing service provided to the children of service members who are deploying. The quilt or pillow feature picture of the service member, that you provide, in hope to help soothe the children […]

Join in the fun and come out Thursday, October 19th 7:00pm-9:00pm; Friday, October 20th 5:00pm-10:00pm; and Saturday, October 21st 3:00pm-11:00pm for the Fall Dogwood Festival! There will be fun for all with plenty of live entertainment, food, crafts and vendors! Event schedule is as followed: Friday, October 20 6:15 – 8:00pm – Avner Clark (local country […]

Stronger Families offers a free Date Night Inbox for active duty members. This free membership also includes Oxygen for Veterans, a benefit normally reserved for premium paying members but free for military and spouses! You will get evaluations, plans and recommendations  customized for you and your families needs. Use your relationship snapshot to help guide […]

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Come check out all the North Carolina State Fair has to offer! Held October 12th through the 22nd, the fair has plenty of family friendly activities with something for everyone to enjoy! There will be antique farm machinery, livestock, flower and garden shows, live entertainment,  rides, games and much more! The fair will kickoff Thursday […]

The annual NC Grape Festival will be held Saturday, October 14 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lu Mil Vineyard! There will be a Grape Stomping and plenty of good times! There will be a Super Yard Sale with free booth spaces, Grape Stomp Competition, live entertainment, vineyard tours and free wine tasting.  Come […]

There is tons of fun to be had for the whole family at Gallberry Corn Maze! Now through November 5th, 2017 you can go through six acres of corn maze paths including a one acre children themed “The Three Silly Goats” maze. There is also hayrides, farm animals, jumping pillow, double barrel tube slide, bouncy […]