Weekend in the Sandhills

May 13-15, 2022

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

Live After 5


On Friday starting at 5:15, enjoy Live After 5 in downtown Pinehurst. Berryfield will open the show and the band Night Years takes the stage at 6:00. This family-friendly event offers food trucks, kids’ activities, and more! Learn more at www.vopnc.org/events.

sunrise theater with vintage cars out front

All weekend, join the Sunrise Theater for Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie, a live performance cast with all local talent. Tickets range from $15-$25 and can be purchased at sunrisetheater.com.

Yoga in Park


On Saturday at 9:00am, join instructor Rachel Hartigan for FREE Yoga in the Park. Enjoy a sixty-minute session, open to all ages and levels, at the downtown park in Southern Pines. Learn more at facebook.com/tosp.rec.

golf cart races

From 1:00pm-6:00pm, come out for the Annual Race of the Pines Fundraiser. Enjoy golf cart races, a golf cart pageant, a BBQ Festival, a concert from On the Border, and a beer festival. The guest judge this year is Richard Petty. Find more info at raceofthepines.com.


On Sunday at 9:00am, join ARTworks Vass for a class in creating stained glass. Take your skills to the next level as you learn the fundamentals of design, safe tool usage, glass cutting, foiling, and soldering. Learn more at artworksvass.com.

turtle with tracker on shell

At 2:00pm, join Dr. John Roe to learn about box turtles in North Carolina and the radio-transmitter tracking methods he uses to study them. Closed-toe shoes and long pants are recommended for this hike at Weymouth Woods. Learn more at facebook.com/friendsofweymouthwoods.