Weekend in the Sandhills

July 1-3, 2022

There are so many things to do in the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area this weekend!

Whispering Pines Parade

Independence Day Celebrations

It’s a holiday weekend, and we’ve got the scoop on celebrating Independence Day in the Sandhills. Head to our blog post for local Independence Day celebrations.

Lumbee Film Festival Logo

All Weekend

All weekend, head to UNC Pembroke for the Lumbee Film Festival showcasing bold, original new films made by Native Americans, Indigenous Filmmakers, and American Indians, especially members of the Lumbee Tribe. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more at cucalorus.org/lumbee-film-festival.

Moore County Farmers Market at the Armory in Southern Pines, NC.


We’re lucky to have several opportunities each week to enjoy local farmers markets. On Saturday starting at 8:00am, enjoy the Moore County Farmers Market in downtown Southern Pines, which includes live music. From 10:00am-1:00pm, enjoy the Sandhills Farmers Market in Pinehurst.

Sandhills Bogeys logo

At 4:00pm, join the Sandhills Bogeys for Military Appreciation Night at their home game. There will be food trucks, kids’ games, and patriotic music. Tickets range from $5-$10 and can be purchased at oldnorthstateleague.com.

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.

Starting at 1:00pm, head to James Creek Cider House for their Blueberry Festival. Come try Bellatrix Blue Cider, listen to a jazz trio from the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra, try food truck Everything Rolled, and a farmers market featuring eight local farms. Learn more at jamescreekciderhouse.com.

We hope you’ll get out there and enjoy everything the Sandhills has to offer this weekend!