Month Long Events

The John & Vivian Hewitt Collection of African American Art

Arts Council
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Come see an assemblage of nearly 60 two-dimensional works celebrating the expression and passion of 20 artists, including North Carolina-born Romare Bearden and other master artists, Margaret Burroughs, Jonathan Green, Jacob Lawrence, Elizabeth Catlett, Ann Tanksley and Henry Ossawa Tanner.

Hours: Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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NC Art Pottery: Utility to Unique

Fayetteville Area Transportation & Local History Museum
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

During the first decades of the 20th Century, potters were adapting glazes, forms, and wares to meet the demand for more artistic designs. The people of Fayetteville would experience and embrace this transition from utility to unique. We invite you to encounter the colors, shapes and charms that make North Carolina’s art pottery a part of our state’s proud tradition of cultural arts.

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Sports In The Sandhills

Museum of The Cape Fear
Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

This exhibit is a collaboration between the Museum of the Cape Fear and the Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum and features two visits Babe Ruth made to Fayetteville (1914 and 1935). The exhibit also features another baseball player by the name of Jim Thorpe, who also spent a short time in Fayetteville.

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Cumberland County Goes to War

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Visit the Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum to experience “Cumberland County Goes to War,” an exhibit commemorating the sesquicentennial anniversary of the American Civil War. This exhibit features artifacts, pictures, documents, and educational panels which explore Cumberland County’s war experience both on the battlefield as well as the sacrifices made on the home front.

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Task Force Ranger and the Battle of Mogadishu

Airborne and Special Operations Museum (ASOM)
Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 12 - 5 p.m.

Visitors can walk through a mock up of a street in Mogadishu as they read information boards about the battle and actions taken by the US Army's units there. This temporary exhibit will have displays of donated items from the Soldiers involved in the battles that they used there as well as artifacts recently recovered from Mogadishu. A video will play explaining the missions in the words of the Soldiers involved from interviews with them.

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Ending This Month


Contemporary Art of the Muslim World

Rosenthal Gallery, FSU
All Day

In continuing our mission to provide an atmosphere of awareness that explores pivotal and life-changing experiences, the gallery will present Islam Contemporary an exhibition that explore Islamic cultures, history, faith, and day-to-day life through contemporary art. This national exhibition is a curated series of performances, film screenings, readings and artist talks.

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The 39 Steps

Cape Fear Regional Theatre
Thursday - Saturday 7:30 p.m. and Sunday 2 p.m.

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre!

This 2-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a ridiculously talented cast of 4), an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance! Directed by Nick Minas.

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Oldies, Rock & Blues Music - April

Hope Mills Parks and Recreation
6 p.m.

Hope Mills Recreation Center hosts open mic oldies, rock and blues music every first and third Friday of the month. Enjoy live Rock, Country and Blues music from local artists. Registration to perform is the day of the event. Sign-up is open to everyone on a first come first to perform basis.

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Hop In The Park

Festival Park
6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Come out with the kids and enjoy the 2nd annual Hop In The Park Easter Egg Hunt. Over 150,000 Easter eggs will be hidden in the Park along with bounce houses, face painters, caricature artists, photo booths, live music, clowns and a skydiving Easter Bunny.

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Rockefeller House Tour

Carver Creek State Park, Rain Shelter
4 p.m. and 6 p.m. (18th and 24th) and 2 p.m. (26th)

Carvers Creek staff will be leading a historical tour through Mr. James Stillman Rockefeller's winter estate. We will be walking through and around the estate and discussing the history of the surrounding structures, some dating back to the early 1800s. Make sure to be there 30 minutes before the tour!

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Darius Rucker: True Believer Tour

Crown Center
7 p.m.

It’s been a record year for South Carolina native, Darius Rucker. Arguably one of the most applauded singles of the year, “Wagon Wheel” has helped the platinum-selling entertainer earn multiple nominations from the CMA and ACA Awards. Today, Rucker announced Fayetteville as a stop on his True Believers Tour featuring the Eli Young Band with special guest David Nail.

Rucker is teaming up with Tickets-for-Charity and CMT One Country to offer premium seats to benefit the USO and Pattison’s Academy.

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John Mark: The Untold Tale of a Reluctant Apostle

Northwood Temple Church
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A resurrection production about John Mark, a reluctant apostle, who will inspire all who have difficulty finding their call in life.

Hours: Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m., Sunday and Saturday (April 19th) at 2:30 p.m., Easter at 6 p.m.

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NC Beer Month

The Mash House
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Join The Mash House for NC Beer Month for a speacial tour of the brewery led by Brewmaster Reuben Stocks. Enjoy special beer tasting paired with Chef Preston's burger menu.

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Fayetteville Farmers Market - April

Fayetteville Area Transportation and Local History Museum Grounds
Sat 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. and Wed 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.

At the Fayetteville Farmers Market, you will find fresh vegetables, fruits, berries, eggs, cut flowers, herbs, honey, crafts and more. So grab your family, friends or pets and come get some fresh local food!

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Community Easter Egg Hunt and Field Day

J.D. Fuller Sr. Recreation Center
Gates Open 9 a.m., Egg Hunt Begins 11 a.m.

Get active in Cumberland County by participating in our community Easter Egg Hunt and Field Day. This event is open to ages 8 years and younger. Field day activities will begin after hunt is completed.

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Come See the Trains! - April

Fascinate-U Children's Museum
12 - 4 p.m.

The Cape Fear Model Railroaders showcase their train exhibit on our 3rd floor. For children of all ages. Admission is FREE, unless children stay and play in the museum.

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