Weekend in the Sandhills

February 24-26, 2023

The Sandhills of North Carolina is 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:

Friday, February 24

Barefoot in the Park poster

Barefoot in the Park

All weekend, come out to Sunrise Theater for their live production of Barefoot in the Park. This comedy is performed by all local talent! Learn more and purchase tickets at sunrisetheater.com.

Sandhills Trolley filled with happy waving people

Mardi Gras Party on the Trolley

Hop on the Sandhills Trolley for a Mardi Gras Party! Who will be crowned the king or queen of the trolley? You’ll have to join them to find out. Learn more at sandhillstrolley.com.

Saturday, February 25

Penick Village Art Show

Art Show

On Saturday from noon-3:00pm, come out to Penick Village for their annual art show and sale. Enjoy beautiful pieces of regional art and pottery at this free event. Learn more at penickvillage.org.



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Sweet Charity

Come out to the Owens Auditorium for the Imagine Youth Theater’s production of Sweet Charity. The musical comedy is based in 1960s New York City. Learn more and purchase tickets at ticketmesandhills.com.



Sunday, February 26

Land of the Longleaf Pine Hike

On Sunday at 2:00pm, come out to Weymouth Woods for a hike to learn about the longleaf pine ecosystem.  A ranger will lead the 1.5 mile hike and discussion about the longleaf pine growth cycle and the role of fire. Learn more at facebook.com/friendsofweymouthwoods.

Mitch Capel

Master Storyteller Mitch Capel

Come out to the Weymouth Center for two performances by master storyteller Mitch Capel. This celebration of Black History Month will feature compositions by poet Paul Laurence Dunbar and some of Capel’s original works. Learn more and register at weymouthcenter.org.

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.