Cape Fear Fair

Through Sept. 8, at the Cliffdale Plaza, 6900 Cliffdale Rd. Monday through Friday, 6 to 11 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 11 p.m.

Enjoy the Cape Fear Fair featuring a variety of rides, games and food. There will be over two dozen rides, agricultural exhibits and an area for Goodness Grows in North Carolina.

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Greek Festival 2013

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Fayetteville Motor Sports Park Races

7 p.m. to midnight, at Fayetteville Motor Sports Park. Enjoy a variety of drag races including Friday night grudge test and tune, and several bracket races throughout the season. For more information, call www.fayetteville


Wheels and Warriors 2nd Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show

Lafayette Birthday Celebration

Festival of Yesteryear

Join Museum of the Cape Fear in the Festival of Yesteryear, an annual living history event. Featuring both the Colonial period and the War of 1812, visitors will understand how our fledgling country entered into a second war with Great Britain only 30 years after winning the Revolutionary War. For more information, visit

Hot Rods 2 High Heels

For women: Mix in a fashion show, chef seminars, baby shower, guest speaker, and it’s the ultimate day out for girlfriends.

For men: There will be exhibitors showcasing the latest in toys for boys, sports, technology and tools featuring demonstrations and an activity area to test drive your new toy.

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4th Annual Wing Eating Contest

Sports USA, during halftime of the first set of games.  Sign up the day of the event.  You must be 18 years or older to enter.    For more information, call 907-0739.


Dollar Days at Dragon Lanes

For more information, call 907-BOWL.


International Spouse Orientation

9 to11:30 a.m. at the Soldier Support Center. Registration required, For more information, call 396-6120/8683.



Kids Exchange Consignment Sale

9 a.m. to 8 p.m., through Saturday, at the Freedom Courts Sports Complex, 3130 Gillespie St., Fayetteville. Saturday, (half price sale) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Buy and sell new and gently used kids items including: clothing, toys, baby equipment, furniture, books, car seats, infant accessories, high chairs, swings and so much more. This event is open to the public; anyone can buy or sell. Enjoy a variety of ages from infant to teen and maternity items. Wednesday is Military Appreciation Day. For more information, visit


Cumberland County Fair

Monday through Friday, 5 to 10 p.m.; Saturday, 1 to 10 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 9 p.m.

Through Sept. 22, at the Crown Center. The Annual Cumberland County Fair is back in 2013 featuring vendors, live entertainment, local artisans, a petting zoo and all traditional fair fun Cumberland County Fair has to offer. For more information, visit

Coming soon

Sept. 13

Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band Benefit

7 p.m., at Festival Park. Proceeds from the concert will go towards the building of customized, smart homes for Army Master Sgt. John Masson, and Marine Staff Sgt. Tom McRae both triple amputees. For more information, call (718) 987-1931.

Sept. 14

Freestyle MX Worldwide Tour

The Monster FreeStyle MX Team will perform at the North Post Exchange parking lot from 1 to 3 p.m. The X-Game stars will be available for autographs.

Movie Night at the Beach

8 p.m., at Smith Lake Recreation Area featuring: ParaNorman.

Bring your blanket and chairs. Gates will open one hour before the show. Concessions available for purchase.

For more information, call 396-5979.


2nd Annual Lafayette 3K Pooch Run and 5K Road Race

8 a.m., at Cross Creek Park, next to Wells Fargo, one block north of the Market House. For more information, visit

SEPT. 21

8th Annual Ribbon Walk and Ride for Cancer

9 a.m., downtown Fayetteville. For more information, visit

SEPT. 28

Warrior Angels Battle Buddy Boogie

8:30 a.m., at Methodist University. This is a fun run/walk to benefit Warrior Angels Breast Cancer Battle Buddies Inc. in their efforts to support breast cancer patients at Fort Bragg.

OCT. 12

First Annual ‘ Running with Roy’ Memorial 5k/10k Fun Run

8 a.m. at Texas A&M University campus, College Station, Texas. Honoring the life of Lt. Col. Roy Tisdale, who was killed at Fort Bragg, June 28, 2012.

OCT. 27 

2013 Marine Corps Marathon

Washington, D.C. For more information, visit