Special Events

  1. Sat Nov. 24

    Southern Pines Holiday Tree Lighting Ring in the holidays with our community Tree Lighting celebration. Lighted trees line the streets f...
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  2. Fri Nov. 30

    Southern Pines Candy Cane Hunt Holiday fun at Memorial Park and the SP Recreation Center. Edible crafts, exciting games, hotos with...
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  3. Sat Dec. 1

    Jr. Flea Market Ages 7-16 All Welcome to the Jr. Flea Market at Downtown Park. Young business people ages 7-16 can register w...
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  4. Sat Dec. 1

    Southern Pines Holiday Parade Enjoy local marching bands, activities and more at the Southern Pines Holiday Parade. Santa Claus w...
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  5. Fri Dec. 7

    Holiday Shopping Trip to SouthPoint Mall - Adults 55 Plus Christmas Shopping at the mall, then enjoy lunch at Skipper's Fish Fry! Register at the Douglas...
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  6. Mon Dec. 31

    Southern Pines First Eve Family New Years Celebration Bring family and friends to ring in the New Year (a bit early). Live music, carnival games, face pa...
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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!

5-K Run:  Race winds thru town and the beautiful Southern Pines Horse country.  Map of Race
Pre-Register at active.com
Register 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. $20 Fee includes a commemorative T-shirt.
* 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:  wiley@southernpines.net  910-692-2463.

1 mile Fun Run/Walk - 10:00 am:  Meet and sign in at Downtown Park, corner of Ashe and New York.  FREE!

Kid's Races! - 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.

Vendors Applications:  

Autumnfest Booth Layout
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