Weekend Roundup, Aug 19-21

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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, 12p, 2p, and 4p
    What: The fountain runs from May 11 to October 31. During that period, it will operate for an hour at a time at 10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p each day.
  • Nature’s Seedlings at Raven Rock State Park, 3009 Raven Rock Rd, Lillington NC
    When: 10-11:30a
    What: Bring children ages 3-7 to learn about “The Beautiful Vulture.” They’ll explore through games, interaction, and crafts. Meet at the Visitor Center.
  • Fish Fry at the Burch Center, 1122 Boykin Ave, Sanford NC
    When: 11a-6p
    What: Tennessee Richmond will hold a fish fry to benefit the Jack & Jill Chapter of the Leukemia-Lymphoma Society. Plates will have fried fish, baked beans, and slaw for $6. Pre-order by calling 919-774-8182.
  • Auction at S & L Bargain Depot, 1000 N. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When:
    6p
    What: Overstock and mis-shipped items will be auctioned to the highest bidder. There will be free popcorn until the auction starts at 6:30p.
  • Rally Around the Cross at the Lee County Arts and Community Center, 507 N Steele St, Sanford NC
    When: 6:45-8p
    What: Praise and worship featuring Evangelist R.J. Freeland. Admission is free. If you have questions or desire more information you can call Brother Freeland at 919-777-5125.
  • SASS Social featuring DJ Kitty Earles at the VFW, 1500 Webb St, Sanford NC
    When: 7-10p
    What: The Sanford Area Society of Shaggers (SASS) invites the community to attend their monthly dance.
  • Bruisers at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 8p
    What: Performs from the Women’s Theatre Festival will stage this production. Tickets are $17.


Saturday

  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p
    What: The fountain runs from May 11 to October 31. During that period, it will operate for an hour at a time at 10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p each day.
  • Back to School Fall Sale at Sanford Auto Brokers, 1803 Keller-Andrews Rd, Sanford NC
    When: 10a-2p
    What: Enjoy free pizza, burgers, sodas, and more. Door prizes every 30 minutes as well as face painting for the kids. PLUS: Get a free 90-day/3000-mile engine and transmission warranty on any vehicle purchased that day.
  • Warehouse Sale at The Vintage Warehouse, 210 Market St, Sanford NC
    When: 10a-3p
    What: Shop for vintage items, primitive furniture, and accessories from Old Gold Salvage & Antiques and Redoux Home Vintage shops.
  • Zumba at Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S Steele St, Sanford NC
    When:
    11a-12p
    What: All are welcome. The cost is $5 per person.
  • Family Day at Lowes Foods, 818 Spring Ln, Sanford NC
    When: 12-3p
    What: A day of food, fun, and prizes to benefit Lee County Schools. Donate school supplies while you’re there.
  • Wedding Showcase at Carolina Trace Country Club, 2100 Country Club Dr, Sanford NC
    When: 2-5p
    What: Free and open to the public, this event will showcase Carolina Trace as well as Sanford’s premier wedding vendors. All attendees receive a complimentary glass of champagne on arrival and will have the chance to sample a variety of hors d’oeuvres as well as wedding cakes from local bakeries.
  • Cruise In at Sonic, 2600 S Horner Blvd, Sanford NC
    When: 4-5:30p
    What: See cars of all makes and models. Door prizes will be awarded.
  • Rally Around the Cross at the Lee County Arts and Community Center, 507 N Steele St, Sanford NC
    When: 6:45-8p
    What: Praise and worship featuring Evangelist R.J. Freeland. Admission is free. If you have questions or desire more information you can call Brother Freeland at 919-777-5125.
  • Social Saturday at Sanford Latin Dance, 109 S Steele St, Sanford NC
    When: 7-11:30p
    What: The event starts with salsa dancing lessons from 7p to 8p. From 8p to 11:30p, 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.
  • Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 8p and 12a
    What: The theatre will screen the iconic movie for the first time ever. Doors open at 7p for the 8p show and at 11p for the 12a showing. Tickets are $10. You can bring your props, but no liquids. For newbies, they will be selling kits at the door.


Sunday

  • Fountain at Depot Park, 106 Charlotte Ave, Sanford NC
    When:
    10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p
    What: The fountain runs from May 11 to October 31. During that period, it will operate for an hour at a time at 10a, 12p, 2p, and 4p each day.

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