Weekend Roundup, May 12-14

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Happy Mother’s Day weekend to all our local moms, grandmoms, and other special mother figures. Enjoy your weekend!


Events in the Sanford/Lee County Area this Weekend

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Friday

  • Sidewalk Sale at 2nd Glances, 137 Wicker St, Sanford NC
    When: 10a-3p
    What: The shop will have several items at discounted prices. In case of rain, the sale will be inside.
  • Warbird Weekend at the Raleigh Exec Jetport, 900 Rod Sullivan Rd, Sanford NC
    When: 12-5p
    What: The CAF Fighters & Bombers Tour will stop by the Jetport. The tour will include the chance to purchase rides in the P-51 Mustang, SBD-5 Dauntless, or the B-25 Mitchell, the aircraft made famous by the Doolittle Raid.
  • Legally Blonde at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 2p and 8p
    What: A fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams.

Saturday

  • Postal Workers Food Drive in Lee County
    When: All day
    What: Leave a bag (or bags) of non-perishable foods at your mailbox. All donations will be taken to CUOC. Volunteer opportunity: Drop by CUOC on Saturday to help receive and organize the donations.
  • Ride for Their Lives at Camel Back Bridge, 2989-3079 State Rd 2145, Bear Creek NC
    When: 7:30a-3p
    What: This annual fundraiser bike ride will benefit Carolina Animal Rescue & Adoption. Ride 10, 31 or 62 miles through Lee, Chatham, and Moore counties. Entry is $40. Food and refreshments served to all riders.
  • Race to Read 5K Run/Walk at Kiwanis Park, 1800 Wicker St, Sanford NC
    When: 8a-12p
    What: The Sanford/Lee County Youth Council is hosting run/walk to provide reading materials to elementary schools in Lee County. Entry is $30. T-shirts are an additional $10. For more information contact Karen Kennedy at 919-718-4657 x5391 or Lesa Price at 919-718-4605 x5505.
  • Let’s Tattoo the Town Fundraiser at the Buggy Company, 115 Chatham St, Sanford NC
    When: 9a-12p
    What: Participate in a motorcycle ride to raise funds for Sanford Mural Arts program. Entry is $20. The event will include music, door prizes, acution items, a 50/50 raffle, and food.
  • May Event at The Vintage Warehouse, 210 Market St, Sanford NC
    When: 9a-3p
    What: Shop for unique vintage, primitive, and collectible items. The warehouse opens one Saturday each month for a one-day event.
  • Buggy Festival in historic Carthage NC
    When: 9a-4p
    What: Enjoy a buggy and tractor show, a classic car and truck show, a free kid’s area, a fun run, vendors, food, and more.
  • Sidewalk Sale at 2nd Glances, 137 Wicker St, Sanford NC
    When: 10a-3p
    What: The shop will have several items at discounted prices. In case of rain, the sale will be inside.
  • Warbird Weekend at the Raleigh Exec Jetport, 900 Rod Sullivan Rd, Sanford NC
    When: 10a-5p
    What: The CAF Fighters & Bombers Tour will stop by the Jetport. The tour will include the chance to purchase rides in the P-51 Mustang, SBD-5 Dauntless, or the B-25 Mitchell, the aircraft made famous by the Doolittle Raid.
  • Adoption Drive at Sandhills Orthodontics, 1129 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 3-6p
    What: Attend an adoption drive for Carolina Animal Rescue & Adoption. They’ll have Pelican’s Snoballs, face painting, animals, and more. It is not necessary for you to adopt a pet to enjoy the festivities.
  • Legally Blonde at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 7p
    What: A fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams.

Sunday

  • Warbird Weekend at the Raleigh Exec Jetport, 900 Rod Sullivan Rd, Sanford NC
    When: 10a-5p
    What: The CAF Fighters & Bombers Tour will stop by the Jetport. The tour will include the chance to purchase rides in the P-51 Mustang, SBD-5 Dauntless, or the B-25 Mitchell, the aircraft made famous by the Doolittle Raid.
  • Legally Blonde at the Temple Theatre, 120 Carthage St, Sanford NC
    When: 2p
    What: A fabulously fun international award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde The Musical, follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams.

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