Festivals & Events

Fuquay-Varina Parks & Recreation plans, organizes and executes many special events throughout the year.

Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny brings more than 20,000 candy-filled eggs to South Park for Fuquay-Varina’s annual Easter Egg Hunt which is usually scheduled on a Saturday one week prior to Easter.
Children ages 10 and under are invited to participate. The Easter Egg Hunt features three hunt areas, each for a different age group.

Celebrate Fuquay-Varina

This highly successful festival is a combination of live entertainment, children and youth activities, classic cars, fabulous food and an arts and crafts show. In short, the Celebrate Fuquay-Varina festival is free, family fun in true Fuquay-Varina style!

Originally held in June, the festival has been changed to Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10 am - 4 pm in downtown Fuquay.  

Follow Me 2 Fuquay-Varina Concert Series

The Follow Me 2 Fuquay-Varina concert series takes place at Centennial Square in the Spring and Fall and is free to the public.

Independence Day Celebration

Celebrate Independence Day early by attending the Fuquay-Varina Independence Day Celebration on July 3rd. This event includes diverse group of food vendors, music acts, free inflatable rides, and a free world class fireworks display. Gates open at 6:00 pm.

Ice Cream Social

Celebrate the town of Fuquay-Varina and National Ice Cream Day at the Fuquay Mineral Spring Park.

Haunted Trail

The Town is hosting its annual haunted trail on October 15, 2017.  Both Family Trail (5:00-6:00 pm) and Full Fright (7:00 pm-9:00 pm) activities are available. Contact Anthony DiMarzio at adimarzio@fuquay-varina.org if you are interested in volunteering.