Budweiser Red, White and Blue
Jason Michael Carroll and Parmalee. The event will feature an appearance by the Budweiser Clydesdales and NASCAR racer Kevin Harvick’s No. 29 car. The famous Clydesdales also will be seen at events throughout Memorial Day weekend.
The concert will feature food vendors and beer tents. For more information, visit www.faydogwoodfestival.com.
4th Friday presents Army Ground Forces Band
4th Friday with Fascinate-U
Spring Lake Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony
Budweiser Clydesdale Horses at Airborne and Special Operations Museum
Memorial Day Movie at the Library
Field of Honor
A Symphonic Salute to the US Armed Forces
Fayetteville Symphony will start off with Quiet Heroes. Quiet Heroes is a narrated symphonic suite based on the book Flags of our Fathers. It is a symphonic salute to the flag raisers at Iwo Jima. It is narrated by Wilford Brimley. Following Quiet Heroes, the Army Ground Forces Band will play a short concert. Then the symphony and the Army Ground Forces Band will come together for the finale. For more information, visit www.fayettevillesymphony.org
The stars of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series do battle in stock car racing’s true endurance test. Don’t miss the patriotic pre-race salute to the U.S. armed forces, which will include an air parade featuring at least 10 vintage war birds, a patriotic flyover and an American bald eagle circling the infield during the national anthem. Fans can kick off the Memorial Day weekend early with the Coca-Cola Family Track Walk and a kickoff to summer concert with country music megastar Trace Adkins on Friday. Entry into the track walk and concert are free with a Coca-Cola 600 race ticket.
Memorial Day Ceremony:
10 a.m., at Freedom Memorial Park.This colorful event has been well received over the years with attendance increasing each year. This annual event is has very limited bleacher seating available. For more information, visit
82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum Memorial Day: 10 a.m.to 4:30 p.m., at 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum. For more information, visit www.82ndairborne divisionmuseum.com
Swamp Dogs Baseball:
7:05 p.m., at J.P. Riddle Stadium. Come out to “The Swamp” and join the fun! The Swamp Dogs are Fayetteville’s own Collegiate Summer Baseball League. Home games are fun for the entire family! For more information, visit http://goswampdogs.com/.
Fayetteville Farmers Market:
2 to 6 p.m., at the
Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum grounds. For more information, visit www.fayncfarmersmarket.com/
8 to 11:30 p.m., at Sports USA. For more information, call 907-0739.
Monkey Joe’s Play time:
6 to 7 p.m., at 102 Westwood Shopping Center, Fayetteville. For more information call 907-5623.
June 9, 5 p.m, at the Crown Center, Crown Coliseum.
Installation Quarterly Town Hall:
9:30 a.m., at the Yntema Club. For more information, visit www.fortbraggmwr.com/acs/community-town-hall/.
5K and 1 Mile Dog Run/Walk:
8:30 a.m. at Harnett County Courthouse, Lillington N.C. Register at www.harnettawc.org/dogjog.
Run for the troops:
The USO of N.C. 5th Annual Run for the Troops will be held June 1, at Methodist University. Runners, walkers and strollers are welcome. Registration is $25 and is now open online at www.active.com and www.runnersworld.com. Contact USO of NC Fort Bragg by calling 495-1437.
6th Annual ASOMF Run for the Legend:
8 a.m., at Airborne and Special Operations Museum. Online registration is available through www.active.com, which will also accept donations. Registration is also available at the museum. Participants may turn in their forms and entry fee in the museum gift shop, or mail them to the museum. Registration is $20 through May 31. Day-of-registration is $25 and will be available beginning at 6:30 a.m. Strollers, wagons, and well behaved, leashed dogs are permitted, but will be asked to start in the back. For more information, call 643-2778.
17th Annual Army Birthday 10-Miler:
6:30 a.m., at Hendrick Stadium.
The rolling course and seasonal climate will make for a challenging race. For more information, visit http://fortbraggmwr.com/sportsrec/tenmiler/index.html.