Special Events

October 3 - Autumnfest 2020 

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

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   910-692-2463

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-Downtown Park, corner of Ashe and New York 9:30 am-10 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.


You are cordially invited to participate in the 42nd Annual Autumnfest on Saturday, October 3, 2020, Due to the uncertainty caused by Covid19, we are accepting APPLICATIONS ONLY at this time (NO PAYMENTS). Vendors should submit applications by August 3rd.  

If we are allowed to move forward with Autumnfest, applicants will be notified after August 3rd if they are accepted, and if so, how to pay for their space. Accepted vendors will need to pay for their booth spaces within one week of notification to guarantee their space  We look forward to meeting you at Autumnfest 2020For more information email bsampson@southernpines.net.

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

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