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Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

July 2021

Cliff Schadt Horsemanship Clinic

July 10, 2021 @ 8:00 am - July 11, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us for our first, open to the public horsemanship clinic with the 2021 SEFHA Colt Starting Champion, Cliff Schadt Jr. LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE SATURDAY, SEVERAL OPENINGS NOW AVAILABLE SUNDAY!!! We have private and semi-private lessons available, along with colt starting sessions. $150/day or $275/both days. Call or text 434-770-8970 to register. Negative coggins required. NO AUDITING FEE The Potato Chef food truck will be on site with some seriously delicious food. Cliff focuses on developing horses for anywhere from…

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September 2021

McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

September 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

September 26, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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October 2021

McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 1, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 2, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 3, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 8, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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Free

MST Blaze Orange County

October 8, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Help MST Blaze Orange County, fourteen miles of new trail are in the final planning phases, and your donation will speed construction along. Join us for this special event at Steel String's Pluck Farm, on NC 54 west of Carrboro, to learn more. Festivities include live bands Love & Valor and Fair to Middlin’, craft brews, wine, cider and non-alcoholic drinks (10% of all sales for MST), food trucks, MST swag for purchase,  updates on MST progress, trails to hike,…

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 9, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 10, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 15, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 16, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 17, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 22, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 24, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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Hillsborough’s Hauntings: A Spooky Self-Guided Walking Tour

October 27, 2021 - November 1, 2021
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Beginning October 27th you may download a self-guided tour of Hillsborough's hauntings from the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough's website. The tour will be available until November 1st. Next year we hope that you will come back for the annual Spirits of Hillsborough Halloween Tours, but until then we hope this provides you with some spooky fun. Donations are appreciated.     

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 29, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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Downtown Business Trick or Treat 2021

October 29, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

  Participating Businesses -- 3 to 6 pm, unless noted otherwise. Please check back for updates as we are still compiling this list. 108 S Churton, 108 S Churton Street A Little Something, 118 North Churton Street Angel Oak Homes, 218 South Churton Street Antonia’s Restaurant, 101 N Churton Street Ballard Insurance Agency, 105 W King Street Carlisle and Linny Vintage Jewelry, 112 S Churton Street Chamber of Commerce, 200 N Churton Street (3-5 pm) Colonial Inn, 153 W King…

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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McKee Corn Field Maze and Pumpkins

October 31, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, happening 6 times

An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Friday, repeating until October 31, 2021

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until October 31, 2021

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual Fall Family  Tradition with 2021 marking our 20th year.  One of the largest mazes in NC.  Adventurous large maze and small Maze for children. Come pick your pumpkins, enjoy our farm animals, take a hayrides. Play games, ride the giant slide or relax in our picnic area and eat ice cream.  Lots of activities for all ages. It a place where kids cans be kids and adults can be kids as well.

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November 2021

$20

Family Dance Party Fundraiser – Attitude of Gratitude

November 20, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Monarch Movement Company is raising money for the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society with a Family Dance Party on Nov. 20th, 4-6pm. Get your cool kid on with an “Attitude of Gratitude” family hip hop class, enjoy snacks, and enjoy a wide open dance floor with your kids all while serving a great cause! This event is open to all members of the community, not just Monarch students. All masking ordinances will be followed and the rolling doors will be…

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Small Business Saturday

November 27, 2021
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Save the date! Small Business Saturday is Saturday, November 27th! Participating stores to be announced.

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Deadline for Hillsborough Holiday Wreath Stroll Submission

November 30, 2021
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

The deadline to sign up for the Hillsborough Holiday Wreath Stroll is November 30th. Sign up here!

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The Occaneechi in the Colonial Era: The Long 17th Century

November 30, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough as Occaneechi historian Lawrence Dunmore hosts a discussion on the history of the Occaneechi in the 1600 and 1700s. Learn about how the tribe traded, lived, and interacted with one another in the colonial era in Orange County. Date: November 30th, 7-9pm Zoom Free, but we appreciate donations! Click here to view on Eventbrite! Laurence Dunmore, III - Biographical Note Lawrence A. Dunmore, III (he/him) is an enrolled member of the Occaneechi Band of…

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December 2021

‘Homes for the Holidays’ Gingerbread SUBMISSION DEADLINE

December 2, 2021
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Working with the theme, registered parties create their version to display in the windows of downtown businesses during December. All aspiring Gingerbread Architects welcome! The theme for 2021 is "Favorite Structure from Around the World". Click here for more information! Prize Categories: Grand Prize/Best All-Around Most Creative Use of Materials Community Favorite (votes from community members, will have until 11:59pm Dec 20, 2021) Important dates: November 1-21: Registration is open December 2: Entries Due December 21: Judged Category Winners Announced December 22: Community Favorite…

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Benefit Cruize In – Toy Drive for Annual Santa Visit

December 4, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Please come join the Timeless Cruizers as we support the Hillsborough Police Department’s annual toy drive and OCIM’s canned food drive on Saturday December 4th from 8-4pm.   Location: Hwy 55, Hampton Point Center, Hillsborough, NC.  Held rain or shine. Cars will start showing up around 10am. This is in the same shopping center as a very nice Walmart, Home Depot and several other shopping establishments where you can get some much appreciated toys and canned goods to benefit those less…

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January 2022

MLK Celebration

January 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Monday January 17th, 2022 Parade begins at 9:00 am, assembling at Efland Cheeks School by 8:15 am Parade phase II assembles at Dollar General by 9:30 am Pre-Registration required - $10 per vehicle Venmo: NOMLKNCTreasurer or mail to MLK Committee, 1929 Piney Grove Church Rd, Hillsborough NC 27278 Commemorative program at 11:00 am at Lattisville Grove Missionary Baptist Church   Click here for the registration form: MLKPARADE REGISTRATION 2022F

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March 2022

FY23 Tourism Grants Open!

March 7, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States + Google Map

DO you have a fantastic idea for a special event, program, public speaker or other thing that you think will bring lots of people to town to take in all Hillsborough has to offer? Than you should apply for a tourism grant! Grant applications are generally made for $6,000-$10,000 (maximum) and include a collaborative partnership with other area non-profits and businesses to execute the idea. Applicants must either be a non-profit or have a non-profit fiscal agent to apply. Grants…

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$8.75 – $12.75

Chelsea Fierce Female Series: “The Piano”

March 15, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on March 16, 2022 at 2:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Holly Hunter's aching, eloquent silence informs her Academy Award–winning performance as Ada, an electively mute Scottish woman whose feelings are expressed through her beloved piano. An arranged marriage brings Ada and her spirited daughter to the nineteenth-century New Zealand wilderness, where she is locked in a battle of wills, defying her controlling husband while attracted to a rugged frontiersman. Drama, 121 mins Tuesday, 3/15 @ 7 p.m. with introduction by Rachel Schaevitz, film scholar and co-host of Moonlight Awards film history…

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$8.75 – $12.75

Chelsea Fierce Female Series: “The Piano”

March 16, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - March 17, 2022 @ 4:30 pm
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One event on March 16, 2022 at 2:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Holly Hunter's aching, eloquent silence informs her Academy Award–winning performance as Ada, an electively mute Scottish woman whose feelings are expressed through her beloved piano. An arranged marriage brings Ada and her spirited daughter to the nineteenth-century New Zealand wilderness, where she is locked in a battle of wills, defying her controlling husband while attracted to a rugged frontiersman. Drama, 121 mins Tuesday, 3/15 @ 7 p.m. with introduction by Rachel Schaevitz, film scholar and co-host of Moonlight Awards film history…

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$8.75 – $12.75

Chelsea Fierce Female Series: Precious”

March 22, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on March 23, 2022 at 2:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Comedian Mo'Nique transformed to portray Mary, a hellish mother who abuses her illiterate teen daughter, Precious (Gabourey Sidibe). Despite continuous trauma, Precious finds support and starts to acquire her own agency. The film sparked intense controversy in the Black community about who gets to tell their stories and how. Winner, Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Mo'Nique). Director, Lee Daniels. Drama, 110 mins Tuesday, 3/22 @ 7 p.m. with intro by Lana Garland, executive producer at Insibah Media (USA) and curator of…

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$8.75 – $12.75

Chelsea Fierce Female Series: Precious”

March 23, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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One event on March 23, 2022 at 2:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Comedian Mo'Nique transformed to portray Mary, a hellish mother who abuses her illiterate teen daughter, Precious (Gabourey Sidibe). Despite continuous trauma, Precious finds support and starts to acquire her own agency. The film sparked intense controversy in the Black community about who gets to tell their stories and how. Winner, Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (Mo'Nique). Director, Lee Daniels. Drama, 110 mins Tuesday, 3/22 @ 7 p.m. with intro by Lana Garland, executive producer at Insibah Media (USA) and curator of…

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$11.75

Chelsea Kino Corner Double Feature: “Fear” & “Angst”

March 24, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Kino Korner is a monthly film and discussion series organized by UNC graduate students Max Tsarev and Josh Heaps. FREE for Triangle area students! FEAR (1996) A 16-year-old girl takes up with a charming young man who quickly shows his colors when he beats a friend simply for walking with her and then goes totally ballistic after she tries to break up with him. Directed by James Foley. 97 minutes.  ANGST (1983) A troubled man gets released from prison and starts…

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April 2022

OPEN GARDEN-Pop Up Event 3 gardens FREE to Adults- Pollinator Week

April 16, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Come celebrate POLLINATOR WEEK with us.  The Hillsborough Garden Club is having a Pop-Up Open Garden event on 4/16/22 from 10am-3pm There will be THREE small, charming gardens on this mini tour; all located in Forest Ridge Subdivision. Details below. Time: 10am-3pm Adults only 18 and up; no pets unless guide dog Not wheelchair or walker accessible Rain or Shine FREE event Note: visitor parking is on side streets, at the pool area, or at Sports Plex across the street.…

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May 2022

Wake Up the Garden

May 1, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join Kidzu to kick off our garden season! Help us “wake up the garden” by watering plants and participating in nature activities. Learn how to participate in a worldwide bioblitz called the City Nature Challenge, happening the same weekend! This event is FREE and weather permitting. Learn more: https://www.kidzuchildrensmuseum.org/.../wake-up-the-garden/

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Virtual Supported Playgroup

May 4, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us on Zoom for guided learning activities for infants, toddlers, and caregivers! 8-week sessions integrating early literacy and STEM activities into daily routines, making connections with other caregivers, and focusing on caregiver and child health and wellness. Children ages 0-3 and their caregivers who are residents of Orange County only. Registration is REQUIRED and is on a rolling basis. While attendance at all sessions is encouraged, it is not required! Information on how to access the Zoom room will…

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OHS/Cedar Ridge StrikeAnywhere Pop-up Performances

May 6, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 7, 2022 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 7, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States + Google Map

Join students from Orange and Cedar Ridge High for pop-up performances informed by interviews with locals. They used a hand-drawn map of the area to focus the interviewees' stories in a tightly defined area and created plays based on the interviews. In partnership with StrikeAnywhere NYC performance group and supported with funds from the Hillsborough Tourism Board performances will take place at various locations throughout downtown on Friday 5/6 at 6pm and again Saturday 5/7 at 1pm and 6pm. Details…

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OHS/Cedar Ridge StrikeAnywhere Pop-up Performances

May 7, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on May 7, 2022 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 7, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States + Google Map

Join students from Orange and Cedar Ridge High for pop-up performances informed by interviews with locals. They used a hand-drawn map of the area to focus the interviewees' stories in a tightly defined area and created plays based on the interviews. In partnership with StrikeAnywhere NYC performance group and supported with funds from the Hillsborough Tourism Board performances will take place at various locations throughout downtown on Friday 5/6 at 6pm and again Saturday 5/7 at 1pm and 6pm. Details…

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OHS/Cedar Ridge StrikeAnywhere Pop-up Performances

May 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on May 7, 2022 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 7, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States + Google Map

Join students from Orange and Cedar Ridge High for pop-up performances informed by interviews with locals. They used a hand-drawn map of the area to focus the interviewees' stories in a tightly defined area and created plays based on the interviews. In partnership with StrikeAnywhere NYC performance group and supported with funds from the Hillsborough Tourism Board performances will take place at various locations throughout downtown on Friday 5/6 at 6pm and again Saturday 5/7 at 1pm and 6pm. Details…

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Virtual Supported Playgroup

May 11, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us on Zoom for guided learning activities for infants, toddlers, and caregivers! 8-week sessions integrating early literacy and STEM activities into daily routines, making connections with other caregivers, and focusing on caregiver and child health and wellness. Children ages 0-3 and their caregivers who are residents of Orange County only. Registration is REQUIRED and is on a rolling basis. While attendance at all sessions is encouraged, it is not required! Information on how to access the Zoom room will…

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$10

Nurturing Mom – Say Goodbye to the Mom Pooch

May 14, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Do you want to feel confident in your body? Come learn how to properly check yourself for diastasis recti, explore new ways to build your strength while doing everyday tasks, and get 5 core exercises that will tighten your belly.  This group is for pregnant and postpartum individuals.  We meet at A Step to Health on 410 Millstone Drive, Hillsborough, NC

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Spring Market Family Event

May 14, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Fun, FREE event for the entire family!  Live music from The Thursday Night Band and the Twang Bandits. Gussy's Food Truck and Beer Brother's Company will be on site. Bouncy castle , yard games, and Whitt's ice cream for the kids! Bake sale + raffles throughout!  Featured vendors include: Accidental Style Bella Mae Boutique VIP Clara's Seashore Crafts and Jewelry Color Street https://www.colorstreet.com/courtneyp68/products/all Dreamcatcher Happy Grow Lucky, LLC Homemade With Love Jewelry by Dermont Designs https://sites.google.com/view/dermontdesigns Jimmy Hultay Woodworks Lavender…

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Virtual Supported Playgroup

May 18, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 18, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us on Zoom for guided learning activities for infants, toddlers, and caregivers! 8-week sessions integrating early literacy and STEM activities into daily routines, making connections with other caregivers, and focusing on caregiver and child health and wellness. Children ages 0-3 and their caregivers who are residents of Orange County only. Registration is REQUIRED and is on a rolling basis. While attendance at all sessions is encouraged, it is not required! Information on how to access the Zoom room will…

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Lunch & Learn Series: Behind the Scenes of ‘What’s Your Flavor?’ with Courtney Smith

May 18, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Orange County Historical Museum exhibits and programs coordinator, Courtney Smith, will discuss the process of putting their newest exhibit, What's Your Flavor?, together from idea to installation. Site manager Tanya Day will present her favorite aspects of the exhibit.

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Adapted Play: Sensory STEAM

May 18, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join the Town of Chapel Hill and Kidzu for this FREE monthly program specifically for children with different needs. Explore Kidzu without the noise, crowds, and stimulation of the typical museum visit. We limit the number of families who can attend and provide adaptive equipment such as noise-reducing headphones, sand timers, fidget toys, and visual schedules. Siblings and other family members are encouraged to attend. Registration is REQUIRED: https://bit.ly/3qJNbha

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FlushFest 2022

May 21, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

FlushFest  is a funky, homemade music festival, held in a West Hillsborough backyard. We will have all kinds of music from noon till evening, and then top off the night with a silent film with live piano accompaniment, and DJ dance party. In 2017 independent filmmaker Grace Beeler needed funds to finish a documentary film about a Brazilian sewer system which could serve urban slums. Her neighbor Peter offered to throw her a music festival. And FlushFest was born.  FlushFest…

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second.hand.made – A Pop-Up Market

May 22, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

second.hand.made is a pop-up market focusing on secondhand and handmade goods, featuring 20+ excellent local vendors selling everything from homewares, art, clothing, and more. Live music, food vendors, and more!

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June 2022

June Mill Opening: Ikorma MUSICONS

June 3, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Eno Arts Mill June Gallery Opening featuring Ikorma. Free and open to the public. MUSICONS “Without music, life would be a mistake.” – Friedrich Nietzsche The legendary kings and queens of music have delighted us for decades, baring their souls on stages and in recordings. Thanks to them, we have built our culture around music, and it has become one of the main pillars of arts itself. A musician’s performance is the total communion between artist and audience, and it…

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Adapted Play: Sensory-Friendly Nights

June 15, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us for Adapted Play: Sensory Friendly Night on May 18th where we'll be helping the local pollinators by creating seed bombs! We'll be using wildflower seeds, soil, and clay to create seed bombs you can take home. This FREE monthly program is specifically for children with neurodivergent needs, (such as developmental disabilities). Siblings and other family members are encouraged to attend and participate as well. Sensory-Friendly Nights offer the chance to explore the Museum without the noise, large crowds,…

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2nd Annual Bee Photo Hunt

June 25, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Looking for a FREE, fun family activity on Saturday, June 25? Round up your family, smartphone and head to specified town parks to take photos of (mostly) hidden bee and bee-hive signs. You can even pick a team name and take selfies with some of your signs! All ages can participate. You must submit at least 20 bee sign photos to be eligible for a prize. The Hunt starts at 9am and ends at 4pm. Pick up your prize the…

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July 2022

$3 – $13.50

GOATSTRAVAGANZA!!!

July 2, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on July 3, 2022 at 10:00 am

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Come join us at Spring Haven Farm in order to celebrate Independence Day with all your favorite farm animals! We will have: Annie the Donkey, Wilbur & Orville: your favorite highland cows, Lola the Pig, Daisy, Armstrong, Scout, Gilbert, Onyx, and Melon, and your favorite goat squad, along with their 30 plus goat friends just waiting for you to come out to the goat yard to play with and feed them. We'll have a Tractor Train Ride, Potato Sack Racing,…

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$3 – $13.50

GOATSTRAVAGANZA!!!

July 3, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on July 3, 2022 at 10:00 am

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Come join us at Spring Haven Farm in order to celebrate Independence Day with all your favorite farm animals! We will have: Annie the Donkey, Wilbur & Orville: your favorite highland cows, Lola the Pig, Daisy, Armstrong, Scout, Gilbert, Onyx, and Melon, and your favorite goat squad, along with their 30 plus goat friends just waiting for you to come out to the goat yard to play with and feed them. We'll have a Tractor Train Ride, Potato Sack Racing,…

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August 2022

SAVE THE DATE: Hillsborough Holiday Parade & Tree Lighting 2022

August 3, 2022 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

The Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the return of the Light Up The Night Hillsborough Holiday Parade on Sunday, December 4th, 2022 at 4:00 pm.  Downtown Hillsborough will welcome thousands of residents and visitors to enjoy the popular annual event, as part of the Hillsborough Hometown Holidays Festival season. Holiday Tree Lighting will occur on the grounds of the Courthouse Lawn directly after the parade. Residents and visitors are encouraged to come out early to enjoy…

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September 2022

Hillsborough Hog Days

September 16, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until September 17, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Hillsborough Hog Days is back for 2022~! Come enjoy this two day event with friends and family. Friday night festivities kick off at 6pm with opening act the 'Brake Tyme Band'. Music and fun 'til 9pm. Then on Saturday come out for a full day starting with a 5K fun run, live music, kids activities, a car show, and the best BBQ sammiches around! Music starts at 10am with the 'TNT SHOW BAND'!   Check back as the event gets…

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Hillsborough Hog Days

September 17, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until September 17, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Hillsborough Hog Days is back for 2022~! Come enjoy this two day event with friends and family. Friday night festivities kick off at 6pm with opening act the 'Brake Tyme Band'. Music and fun 'til 9pm. Then on Saturday come out for a full day starting with a 5K fun run, live music, kids activities, a car show, and the best BBQ sammiches around! Music starts at 10am with the 'TNT SHOW BAND'!   Check back as the event gets…

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Dementia at Dusk

September 29, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Teepa Snow, FAOTA, OTR/L, dementia care expert and owner of Positive Approach to Care is working with the Creative Care Collaborative to bring community educational programming to Hillsborough and surrounding region to help improve everyone's awareness, knowledge and skills to provide supportive, inclusive care to all. Her SnowApproach is a practical, helpful technique to meet each person where they are and help identify needs and how best to meet them. Come and engage and learn.

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October 2022

SAVE THE DATE: Hillsborough Half Marathon 2022

October 2, 2022 @ 5:00 am - 11:30 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Save the date! Event organizers are working on final details and event permits to bring this event back for 2022. Check back as the event gets closer or check their website for details here: https://www.hillsboroughhalf.com/

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6TH ANNUAL PAINT IT ORANGE PLEIN AIR PAINT-OUT & WET PAINT SALE

October 5, 2022 @ 8:00 am - October 7, 2022 @ 9:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

The Orange County Arts Commission presents the 6th Annual Paint It Orange Plein Air Paint-Out and Wet Paint Sale October 5-7, 2022. Artists are invited to Orange County, North Carolina, to capture the landscapes and landmarks of our beautiful communities of Chapel Hill, Hillsborough, and Carrboro. Participating ​artists will paint at sites of their choosing (maps are provided) throughout Orange County from October 5-7 and will submit up to three of their favorite paintings for jurying on Friday, October 7at…

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Big WHUP BINGO Night

October 7, 2022 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us for a night filled with Bingo, Prizes, Drinks & Food, and a local Cake Walk, hosted by WHUP. This event will be 21+   GET TICKETS TODAY! The Basic Ticket $30.00 +$3.46 Fee (Entry + 1 Card per each game) The I Wanna Have More Fun Ticket $60.00 +$5.28 Fee Select quantity: The I Wanna Have More Fun Ticket price: $60.00 $10 entry plus (3) Bingo Cards per each game The I Wanna Win Those Prizes Ticket $90.00…

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‘What’s Your Flavor?’ Speaker and Tasting Event

October 16, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Three great programs and lots of tastings in one afternoon! Tickets $30 HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/whats-your-flavor-special-event-tickets-415988993277?utm_campaign=post_publish&utm_medium=email&utm_source=eventbrite&utm_content=shortLinkNewEmail  1pm Deena Class, PhD: “Native NC Plants to Enrich the Palate” An introduction to the delicious food and drink that can be made from local and abundant native plants. Tasting of sumac berry "lemonade" and beauty berry jelly. 2 PM: Spring Council, “Mama Dips: Past & Present" Discover how this iconic restaurant began, hear stories from its long history, learn what changes have been made to the…

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Dementia at Dusk

October 20, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

  Teepa Snow, FAOTA, OTR/L, is a leader in dementia education and care. She is helping to lead the Creative Care Collaborative to create an inclusive, supportive community here in the heart of Orange County . Come and engage with Teepa and her mentors to learn about the  SnowApproach , how to meet people where they are and adapt interaction and communication skills to best meet peoples’ needs. Her techniques are useful, practical and will make a world of difference…

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VIETRI Warehouse Sale 2022

October 21, 2022 @ 9:00 am - October 23, 2022 @ 5:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Vietri's annual warehouse sale is BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER! Join us starting at 9am (to 5pm) October 21-23, 2022 or on vietrioutlet.com or in person at our Outlet in Hillsborough, NC. Receive an additional 50% off the lowest price on discontinued, slightly flawed, and one-of-a-kind Italian handcrafted dinnerware, glassware, flatware, home décor, and more! Limited quantities available. While supplies last. More info here: VIETRI Warehouse Sale - VIETRI Outlet  

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Trick or Treating with Downtown and West Hill Merchants

October 28, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us downtown for plenty of spooky scares with our downtown merchants and business owners. Why trick or treat once when you can do it twice!? Put the kids and friends in costumes and do some trick or treating and then stick around for all the Last Fridays festivities, dinner, and fun! List of businesses available by scanning the QR code and more businesses are signing up everyday! We can't wait to see your costumes!    

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Orange County FEARgrounds return!

October 28, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until October 29, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

If you're looking for a scare- look no more- come tour the biggest haunt in Orange County as you embark on a haunted barn and hayride. Tickets start at $15 and can be bought online or CASH ONLY onsite. www.feargrounds.org/tickets    

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$10

The Witch’s Haunted Barn

October 29, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Firefly Farm, at 4911 Hunt Road, Hillsborough, is bringing back its popular fall and Halloween attraction, The Witch’s Haunted Barn, in 2022. This is a low-priced, family-friendly activity. It’s not meant to be a very scary experience, but, instead, a whimsical look at Halloween, so it should be suitable for all kids of all ages. After enjoying the haunted barn, wander the farm, say hello to all the farm animals, and enjoy goodies from our vendors on site.

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$20

Woodcrest Fall Fest

October 29, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until October 30, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us October 29th and 30th to celebrate Fall the best way we know how- with great food and wonderful community! Tickets are available for Saturday or Sunday, and each day will feature family friendly activities to get everyone in the autumn spirit, as well as a fantastic farm-to-picnic-table lunch. We're excited to announce we'll also have Craftboro Brewing Depot on hand for libations! Participants of any age can decorate pumpkins, get their faces painted, meet the lovely animal residents…

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Orange County FEARgrounds return!

October 29, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until October 29, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

If you're looking for a scare- look no more- come tour the biggest haunt in Orange County as you embark on a haunted barn and hayride. Tickets start at $15 and can be bought online or CASH ONLY onsite. www.feargrounds.org/tickets    

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$20

Woodcrest Fall Fest

October 30, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until October 30, 2022

Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us October 29th and 30th to celebrate Fall the best way we know how- with great food and wonderful community! Tickets are available for Saturday or Sunday, and each day will feature family friendly activities to get everyone in the autumn spirit, as well as a fantastic farm-to-picnic-table lunch. We're excited to announce we'll also have Craftboro Brewing Depot on hand for libations! Participants of any age can decorate pumpkins, get their faces painted, meet the lovely animal residents…

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Colonial PumpkINN Party

October 30, 2022 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Annual pumpkINN event is back at the Colonial Inn! Meet at us at the INN for music by the Shoaldiggers, pumpkin painting, and other fall crafts by Dreamcatcher Academy Wear your costumes for extra fun! ***Purchase of a ticket ($15) includes a pumpkin, paint supplies, craft supplies, snack, and juice box! visit exploretock.com/thecolonialinn to purchase your ticket today!

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November 2022

Dementia at Dusk

November 10, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Teepa Snow, FAOTA, OTR/L, is a leader in dementia education and care. She is helping to lead the Creative Care Collaborative to create an inclusive, supportive community here in the heart of Orange County . Come and engage with Teepa and her mentors to learn about the  SnowApproach , how to meet people where they are and adapt interaction and communication skills to best meet peoples’ needs. Her techniques are useful, practical and will make a world of difference to…

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2022 Holiday Gift Bazaar

November 12, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Find a unique gift for that hard to buy for person, or shop for yourself.  The Friends of Passmore Center will sell hot dogs, popcorn, drinks and other items as you shop the many vendors.

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December 2022

Pictures with Santa at the Visitors Center

December 10, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States + Google Map

Join the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough as we celebrate the holiday season with an afternoon of cheer. Costumed interpreters will be roaming the grounds of the Visitors Center singing Christmas Carols and sharing the history of Saint Nicholas and the Christmas tree from 11am – 3pm. Starting at noon, Santa & Mrs. Claus will pose for pictures on the back porch. Guests are encouraged to take their own photographs and leave letters for Santa in our North Pole mailbox. The…

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Poetry Reading at Purple Crow Books

December 10, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join us for a night of poetry and books as local author Olivia Gwyn shares from her first published book, “On the Way Home.”

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January 2023

$65

Fun with Mixed Media Collage with Jacqueline Rimmler

January 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Join artist Jackie Rimmler to learn the basics of collage.  Collage is a method of creating art through the assemblage of items (such as paper, paint, and other mediums and found objects) to form a new work.  This workshop will focus on intense and vibrant color combined with design. Working with a beautiful palette of paper we will explore layering to create a colorful paper collage background. We will also explore mixed media using acrylic paint and found objects to finish your…

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$110

Learn to Draw with Oil Pastels, with Ron Weisenfeld

January 23 @ 10:00 am - January 24 @ 12:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

Learn to draw animals using oil pastels. In this two-day clinic you will learn techniques using oil pastels. All supplies are provided. A photo of an animal will be provided or you can bring your own favorite 4x6 photo of your pet! For adults and mature teens. Monday, January 23 and Tuesday January 24 10 am to noon (2 days for 2 hours per day) Instructor: Ron Weisenfeld $110, all supplies included Maximum enrollment: 4, minimum 2 Location: Margaret Lane…

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February 2023

FROM THE GROUND UP: ROOTED IN PLACE, LAND, AND BODY

February 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States

A group exhibit featuring Black and Indigenous visual artists currently living or with roots in Orange County The title and theme of this show comes from the first major label release of world renown hip-hop group, The Roots. The exhibit seeks to feature work that not only looks toward origins, but also looks at what continues to feed and sustain you/us, who you /we are and who you/we are becoming. Curated by Fred Joiner. Opening Celebration Friday, February 3 | 6-9PM…

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