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Two Renowned Cultural Events Kick Off Black History Month in Fayetteville

Fayetteville, NC–  Fayetteville celebrates Black History Month with nine different activities across the community.

The Museum of the Cape Fear Historic Complex hosts “Dancing Stories with April C. Turner” on February 4 at 2 p.m.   The program explores African dance and stories that affirm the community-building concepts of working together, integrity and perseverance.

“The meanings and uses of the songs and dances are demonstrated in a fun, high-energy, inspiring journey,” says Turner, who also works as a film and TV actress. The audience will have fun when Wolof, a West African language, is introduced to them. “Dancing Stories explores African folklore and demonstrates ways that African stories can bring a community together.” 

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Sustainable Sandhills' Clean Energy Summit March 10-11 in Fayetteville

Greater Fayetteville, NC – Sustainable Sandhills’ 3rd Annual Clean Energy Summit expanded its footprint to two days to accommodate requests for a day devoted to business and government needs.    The summit is held March 10-11 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC).  FTCC is the sponsor for this event.

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Explore the Arts Spring ‘17 in Greater Fayetteville (NC)

Fayetteville, NC –  Lovers of arts don’t have to look further than the communities of Cumberland County (NC) to explore their passions. The community boasts 21 exhibits in the first six months of 2017.  A few of the exhibitions, which feature a range of mediums, are highlighted below. For all exhibits in Cumberland County, go to www.VisitFayettevilleNC.com.  

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Bureau wins Sports Events 2017 Readers Choice Award

 

SportsEvents Media Group recently recognized the FACVB as one of 2017 Readers’ Choice Award winners.  Honorees included both destinations and sports venues.

Sports event professionals nominated organizations they believe display exemplary creativity and professionalism toward the groups they host. Nominations were received from readers throughout the year, and the top picks were selected based on results from an online voting system.

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It's Christmas Every Day in Communities of Cumberland County

Greater Fayetteville, NC – With a holiday event every day until Christmas, it’s fair to say that Fayetteville and Cumberland County enjoy celebrating the season. From light displays to artistic presentations, from historic endeavors and events with small town charm, locals and visitors are bound to find something to delight. We’ve highlighted a few events here. For the complete list, go to www.VisitFayettevilleNC.com.

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Places To Stay

1944 Cedar Creek Road
Fayetteville

Places To Stay

Newman's Restaurant and Grill
1911 A Murchison Road