Special Events

  1. Fri Oct. 25

    Trick-or-Treat Downtown Businesses Trick-or-Treat Participating Downtown Southern Pines Businesses. Check back for a list of participa...
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  2. Fri Oct. 25

    Halloween Haunt Festival - Kids 10 and under Spooky Games and Tricky Crafts. Wear your scary, funny or wonderful costumes and have some fun!
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  3. Fri Oct. 25

    Movie in the Pines - Hotel Transylvainia 2 Come to the Halloween Haunt and stay for the movie! Bring a blanket or chairs and the whole family ...
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  4. Sat Nov. 9

    Veterans Parade The annual Southern Pines Veteran's Parade is a great opportunity for the whole family to support ou...
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  5. Fri Nov. 15

    Moonlight Hike at Weymouth Woods All ages welcome to discover nature by Moonlight! Bring a flashlight and listen to the sounds of th...
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  6. Sat Nov. 30

    Southern Pines Holiday Tree Lighting Ring in the holidays with our Tree Lighting celebration. Lighted trees line the streets. Santa is a...
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October 5 - Autumnfest 2019 

Join us at Downtown Park for great family fund at the 41st annual Autumnfest.  Enjoy Arts, Crafts, Entertainment, Good, Music, Youth Activities, Kid's Foot Races, 1 mile fun run/walk and the 5K Run!

5K Tital only for web

5-K Run:  Starts at 9:00 am

Race winds thru town and the beautiful Southern Pines Horse country.  Race Fee is $20 and includes a Commemorative Tee Shirt. Map of Race For more information: Robert Reeve, Recreation & Parks Director.

Pre-Register at active.com https://tinyurl.com/Autumnfest5K2019

Register or Pre-Register Packet Pick-Up: Friday before the race at the Recreation Office: Campbell House, 482 E Connecticut Ave between 9:00 am and 6:00 pm

Register the morning of race at the Downtown Park picnic shelter between 7:30 am and 8:30 am.
* Pre-registered participants can pick up race packets at the Recreation Office Friday, October 4 between 9am and 6 pm, or the morning of the race at the shelter at Downtown Park between 7:30 am and 8:30 pm.
Information:  jfilardi@southernpines.net  910-692-2463.

1 mile Fun Run/Walk - Starts at 10:00 am 

Meet and sign in at Downtown Park, corner of Ashe and New York 930 am-10:00 am.  FREE!

Kid's Sprint Races! - Starts at 11:00 am 

Short sprint races are FREE for kids ages 3-12.  Races will vary in distance by ages, but none over 100 yards. All participants receive a ribbon. Register before race at Downtown Park on Ashe Street between 10:30 and 11:00 am.

Vendors Applications:  

Vendor Application
Autumnfest Vendor Space Map
Environmental Health Form for Outdoor Food Vendors
Fire Safety Standards for Outdoor Food Vendors

For more information about Autumnfest contact Bridgett Sampson, Special Events Coordinator
bsampson@southernpines.net      910-692-7376