Weekend in the Sandhills

August 5-7, 2022

The Sandhills of North Carolina are a special place bustling with things to see and do. On any given weekend, you can find live music, concerts, plays, art exhibits, festivals, fairs, car shows, and so much more! Take a look at some of the many things to do in the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area this weekend:

First Friday in Southern Pines NC


On Friday at 5:00pm, come out to downtown Southern Pines for First Friday. Enjoy food trucks, Southern Pines Brewery brews, and live music by Dangermuffin. For more info, go to sunrisetheater.com.

Robbins Farmers Day Wagon Master

Starting at 6:00pm, come out to Robbins for their annual Farmers Day parade and weekend festival. There will be live music, carnival rides, food, Friday night fireworks, the famous parade and more. Learn more at robbinsfarmersday.com.

Annual Revolutionary Battle Reenactment at the Alston House


On Saturday, come out to the House in the Horseshoe for their annual revolutionary war battle reenactment. There will be activities and demonstrations throughout the day and the event is free to attend. Learn more at historicsites.nc.gov.

Judson Theatre Company logo

All weekend, join the Judson Theatre Company for their production of Buyer & Cellar, an outrageous comedy. This show is part of their Summer Theatre Festival, so purchase a ticket to one or the last two of their summer shows at ticketmesandhills.com.

The Carolina Hotel


Sunday is the last day for roller skating at the Carolina Hotel. In addition to roller skating, there will be arcade games and fun for the whole family. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at pinehurst.com/events.

Sandhills Motoring Festival

Join Sandhills Motoring Club for their monthly Cars & Coffee event from 9:00am-11:00am in the Village of Pinehurst. Show off your favorite car or come see some classics. Learn more at sandhillsmotoringclub.com.

We hope you’ll get out there and enjoy everything the Sandhills has to offer this weekend! Find more local events on our events calendar.