Weekend Roundup, Aug 18-20

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We’re heading into a quiet weekend. What’s on your list of things to do? Get some ideas in the Weekend Roundup below!


Events in the Sanford/Lee County Area this Weekend

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Friday

  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a-5p
    What: The fountain will run at specific times each day. The hours are 10-11a, 12-1p, 2-3p, and 4-5p.

Saturday

  • Warehouse Sale at The Vintage Warehouse, 109 E. Main St, Sanford NC
    When: 9a-3p
    What: During its monthly open door event, the shop offers antiques and vintage, primitive and new furniture along with home decor.
  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a-5p
    What: The fountain will run at specific times each day. The hours are 10-11a, 12-1p, 2-3p, and 4-5p.
  • Annual Community Outreach “Cookout” at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 11a-3p
    What: New Birth Harvest Church will have free food, games, music, and more at the park. Groups include Carla and Redemption, The Sounds of Praise, Youth in Christ, and more.
  • Public Swim at O.T. Sloan Pool, 1420 Bragg St, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-5p
    What: The pool is open to the public for swimming. The cost is $3/person. The pool is only open on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Boat Rentals at San Lee Park, 572 Pumping Station Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-6p
    What: You can rent paddle boats for $3/30 minutes and sit-on-top kayaks for $5/30 minutes. Rentals are only open on weekends.
  • Mural Dedication and Celebration on Trade Street, Sanford NC
    When:
    4-7p
    What: The City of Sanford Appearance Commission invites everyone to help dedicate the new Jonesboro Cornet Band mural in historic Jonesboro on Saturday. They’ll have food, photo opps, music, and more.
  • Gather & Flourish: The Market, 346 HM Cagle Dr, Cameron NC
    When: 5-8p
    What: The market features local produce, photography, jewelry, clothing, food and more.
  • Social Saturday at Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S. Steele St, Sanford NC
    When: 8p-12a
    What: The event starts with salsa dancing lessons from 8p to 9p. From 9p to 12a, the floor will be open to dancing. Light refreshments will be provided. Feel free to bring a dish or dessert to share. Admission is $10 per adult.

Sunday

  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a-5p
    What: The fountain will run at specific times each day. The hours are 10-11a, 12-1p, 2-3p, and 4-5p.
  • Gospel Sing at Hunt Springs Baptist Church, 1557 St. Andrews Church Rd, Sanford NC
    When: 11a
    What: Hunt Springs Baptist Church will welcome back “Servants Call.” Keith and Penny Jenkins and Roslyn Parker lead the Gospel Sing.
  • Public Swim at O.T. Sloan Pool, 1420 Bragg St, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-5p
    What: The pool is open to the public for swimming. The cost is $3/person. The pool is only open on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Boat Rentals at San Lee Park, 572 Pumping Station Rd, Sanford NC
    When:
    1-6p
    What: You can rent canoes and paddle boats for $3/paddle boat and $5/canoe for each half hour. Rentals are only open on weekends.

If you’d like an event or activity added to the Weekend Roundup, submit it by Thursdays to kelly@socialsanford.com.