Holiday Lights in the Garden:

Lifeguard Class:

Disney On Ice:

Christmas in the Park:

Stryker Lollipop Sale:


Christmas Lights at Denton Ridge: 

Brahms concert


The SantaLand Diaries


Oldies, Rock and Blues Music:

Today at 6 p.m. at the Hope Mills Recreation Center. For more information, call 426-4109.

Saving Mr. Banks:


Marquis Market Jazz Series


Breakfast with Santa:

Carriage Rides with Santa:

Good old Saint Nick is coming downtown to drive through Historic Downtown Fayetteville in a horse-drawn holiday carriage this weekend from 1 to 8 p.m. Rides depart from 222 Hay St. and each trip lasts around ten minutes. Tickets are only $5 for children and adults. This is the best way to see downtown and get some quality time with your loved ones. For more information, visit

Next week

UFC 168:

Kids Fun Pack:

Hope Mills Recreation Center


A Victorian Christmas


New Year’s Eve Flea Drop:

Kwanzaa celebration:

Swinging Downton:

Twelfth Night:


NFL Sports USA:
Watch your favorite teams on the grid-iron throughout the entire season at Sports USA.  Watch every down, every score, every game, Sundays, starting at 1 p.m. For more information, call 907-0739.

Dollar Days at Dragon and Airborne Lanes:
Enjoy dollar days at Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Bowling Centers.  Dollar Days are held every Monday at Dragon Lanes and every Tuesday at Airborne Lanes. Receive games, shoes, nachos and more for only a $1 each. For more information, call Dragon Lanes 907-BOWL or Airborne Lanes 432-6900.

War exhibit:
Cumberland County Goes to War exhibit commemorates the sesquicentennial anniversary of the American Civil War and features artifacts, pictures, documents and educational panels that explore Cumberland County’s war experience both on the battlefield as well as the sacrifices made on the home front.  Exhibit appears at the Fayetteville Area Transportation Museum and Local History Museum, until Dec. 31. For more information, visit

A View from the Square:
The Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum is the hub for history in downtown Fayetteville. From history enthusiast to Families looking for fun, there is something for everyone here. The Historic Properties Division operates the museum, Museum Annex, the North Carolina Veterans Park, and city owned historic sites to include the Market House. The museum has oversight of the two National Register Districts and local landmarks.

Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The museum is located at 325 Franklin St. 

Java Jams:
Fayetteville’s premiere poetry open mike every Sunday, from 7 to 11 p.m., at 3818 Morganton Road, next to Carrabba’s Restaurant.

The talented, regular participants of this long-running open mic event offer up an inspired reading of poems. Newcomers are welcome to the venue to listen or share some words of their own.

Thursdays, excluding holidays, at Sports USA, from  8 to 11:30 p.m. For more information, call 907-0739.

Hine exhibit: 

“The Photography of Lewis Hine” is an exhibit that exposes child labor in North Carolina, 1908 to 1918. The exhibit is at the Museum of the Cape Fear Historical Complex, through Jan. 5, 2014. For more information, visit

ROD/Gun Club:
The Rod and Gun Club remains active at McKellar’s Lodge (Building 0-9127 McKellar’s Road), Wednesdays to Fridays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Rod and Gun Club features 75-foot archery range and rifle and pistol ranges.

Must sign in at the Rod and Gun Club Pro Shop to use the archery range.

For more information, visit or call 432-1391.