August 2, 2012

Weekend Roundup, Aug. 3-5

Thank you to Cathy Wright for the House for sponsoring the Weekend Roundup for August. You can learn more about this candidate here.

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Friday in and around Sanford/Lee County NC
  • Cage Fitness @ Black Belt Leadership Academy, 1716 Westover Drive, Sanford NC
    When: 8:30–9am
    What: Interval training that’s perfect for all fitness levels. The cost is $49/month for 2 nights a week, or $69/month for unlimited classes. The drop in rate is $10/class. Your first class is always free.
  • Christmas in August at CCH Gift Shop, Carthage Street, Sanford NC
    When: 10am-4pm
    What: Get discounts on special Christmas items. Cookies and lemonade will be available.
  • Karaoke Night at The Flame Steakhouse
    When: 9pm until...
    What: Belt out your favorite song or cheer on everyone else.

Friday in the Central NC region
Chatham County
Moore County
Harnett County
For full details, click over to our calendar.

Saturday in Sanford/Lee County NC
  • 2-Family Yard Sale at 2506 Rosser Road, Sanford NC
    When: 7am–1pm
    What: This sale features clothing for toddler girls and up, women's and men’s. Also: Furniture, toys, appliances, tools, books, etc. (Rosser Road is down the road from Lowe's Hardware.)
  • School Yard Sale in Subway parking lot, 4546 NC Highway 87 S, Sanford NC
    When: 8am–12pm
    What: There will be a wide variety of textbooks, child care toys, math curricula, and too many other items to mention. There will also be household items. Perfect for homeschoolers, child care centers, private schools and school aged programs.
  • Yard Sale at 2533 Buckingham Drive, Sanford NC
    When: 8am–1pm
    What: This sale features baby/toddler clothes for all seasons, including boys and girls sizes newborn-4. Also: Baby/kids toys, books, baby gear, booster seat, luggage, tools, electronics, household items, kitchen items, collectibles, jewelry and much much more. No early birds.
  • Free: Sanford Farmer's Market, Depot Park, Sanford NC
    When: 9am–12pm
    What: Shop for produce, breads, locally made goods, and more right in downtown Sanford.
  • Revolutionary War Re-Enactment at House In The Horseshoe, 288 Alston House Road, Sanford NC
    When: 9am-5pm
    What: Experience what life was like during the Revolutionary War era. There will also be a re-enactment at 4pm.
  • Zumba at First Baptist Church, 202 Summit Drive, Sanford NC
    When: 9:30am
    What: Start your weekend off with a Zumba workout. See more Zumba opportunities in our guide!
  • CTW Service at Grace Chapel Church, 2605 S. Jefferson Davis Hwy, Sanford NC
    When: 6–8pm
    What: Chris Pratt and Isaiah Switzer will be starting a series entitled: "Overwhelmed: Have you ever felt stress, anxiety, worry, fear, depression, lost?"
  • If God Is So Good Why Are You Crying? at the Civic Center, 1801 Nash Street, Sanford NC
    When: 6:30–7:30pm and 8–9pm
    What: This play is a modern day Job story. The cost is $5 in advance and $7 at the door and will benefit Recovery Room Ministries' youth summer trip. Purchase tickets from Windstream or call 919-498-4602 for more info.

Saturday in the Central NC region
Chatham County
  • Mead Day at Starrlight Mead, 480 Hillsborough Street, Ste 1000, Pittsboro NC (12–5pm)
  • Live Music at The City Tap, 89B Hillsboro Street, Pittsboro NC (8–11pm)
Moore County
For full details, click over to our calendar.

Sunday in the Central NC region
  • Revolutionary War Re-Enactment at House In The Horseshoe, 288 Alston House Road, Sanford NC
    When: 11am-3pm
    What: Experience what life was like during the Revolutionary War era.
  • First Sunday in Downtown Pittsboro, NC
    When: 12–4pm
    What: Notable artists and craft-persons will exhibit their work and visit with their neighbors. There may also be special music and discounts.
  • Free: Cool Caterpillar Day at Weymouth Woods-Sandhills Nature Preserve, 1024 Ft. Bragg Road, Southern Pines NC
    When: 3–4pm
    What: Learn about caterpillars, including how to identify common ones and what their host plants are. There will also be a hike to look for caterpillars. Meet in the auditorium.

Want your event added to the Weekend Roundup? Post it in the comments or send it over to us and we'll get it added.


  • Anonymous

    We will have free lemonade and snacks and the yard sale at 2533 buckingham Dr. Sanford. It's in west lake downs!! Follow the pink signs!!!

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