NC Symphony Concert at Festival Park
The North Carolina Symphony will celebrate America’s 240th birthday with a concert of patriotic favorites and high-spirited classics in its annual free Independence Day concert, with fireworks, at Fayetteville’s Festival Park, Friday, July 1, at 8 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m. Concertgoers may bring food and beverages, or buy from vendors on-site. Lawn chairs are welcome; pets are not permitted in Festival Park (service animals only). Kids of all ages are invited to visit the North Carolina Symphony’s popular Instrument Zoo to play and learn about symphony instruments.
Fayetteville-Cumberland Metric Century Bike Ride
12, 30 or 62-mile Bike Ride through Fayetteville and Cumberland County. Starts at Festival Park. All proceeds go to benefit Special Olympics Cumberland County. Register at FCPR Administrative Office and online at www.active.com . On-site registration begins at 7 am on the day of the ride. Ride safe - wear a helmet!.
All Ages; Sat., Oct. 1; 8 am
Early Registration; July 1-Sept. 15; $20 and includes a t-shirt
After Sept. 15; $20