Weekend in the Sandhills

January 20-22, 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, January 20

encore center logo

Dear Edwina, Jr.

All weekend, join the Encore Center for their production of Dear Edwina, Jr., which follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver Edwina Spoonapple. Learn more and purchase tickets at encorecenter.net.


Forever Young

At 8:00pm, come out to the Givens Performing Arts Center at UNC Pembroke for Forever Young. The production features the music of Billy Joel, The Rolling Stones, Styx, Queen, and more! Learn more and purchase tickets at uncp.edu/gpac.

Saturday, January 21

Hounds on the Grounds at the Weymouth Center

Hounds on the Grounds

On Saturday at 8:30am, come out to the Weymouth Center for Hounds on the Grounds, an annual event celebrating the Moore County Hounds. Bring your chairs and mimosas for a tailgate party! Learn more at weymouthcenter.org.



Carolina Philharmonic

The Storytellers

Join the Carolina Philharmonic at the Bradshaw Performing Arts Center for The Storytellers, a sweeping evening of movie music with behind-the-scenes interviews. Learn more and purchase tickets at carolinaphil.org.



Sunday, January 22

Yoga in a brewery

Pints & Poses

On Sunday at 10:00am, come out to Hatchet Brewing for Pints & Poses. The cost is $15 for an hour of yoga and a pint of beer. Learn more at facebook.com/hatchetbrewingco.

Drinks with Donald

Drinks with Donald (Ross)

Join the Pines Preservation Guild at Ashten’s Restaurant for a celebration of Donald Ross’s 150th birthday. Learn about his influence on the development of the Sandhills, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, and a drink. Learn more and purchase tickets at pinespreservation.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.