Weekend in the Sandhills

November 25-27, 2022

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:

Town of Vass, NC

Friday, November 25

On Friday at 5:00pm, come out to the Town of Vass for their Christmas Tree Lighting. Enjoy more than 12,000 lights set to music, live music, food trucks, and more! Learn more at facebook.com/christmasinvass.

Through the end of December, enjoy a visit to Aloha Safari Zoo for their first Christmas light show! Drive through a two-mile trail with over one million lights, feed a giraffe, or take a photo with Santa and a baby kangaroo! Learn more at alohasafaripark.com.

The Fair Barn

Saturday, November 26

On Saturday from 9:00am-2:00pm, enjoy the Pinehurst Pop-Up Holiday Market at the Fair Barn. The market features more than 30 small business retailers selling a variety of goods. Learn more at facebook.com/pinehurstfairbarn.

From 9:00am-3:00pm, come out to Robbins for their Christmas Craft Market, featuring over 30 local vendors, handcrafted items, and amazing food trucks. Learn more at facebook.com/smalltown.bigevents.

Join the Town of Southern Pines for their Tree Lighting event. Santa arrives by fire engine at 4:30pm to kick off the fun and entertainment begins at 5:00pm. Learn more at facebook.com/TheSouthernPinesBusinessAssociation.

Highlander Farm Christmas Lights

Sunday, November 27

Through December 28, come out to Highlanders Farm for their Christmas light drive thru. Wind through farm fields alight with Christmas scenes and lights. Enjoy homemade ice cream, hot chocolate and cider. Learn more and purchase tickets at highlandersfarmnc.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.