The Pieces of MOSAIC

An exciting announcement makes its way around Chatham County as plans are unveiled for a new development project outside of Pittsboro. Over $180 million has been allotted in the construction of this project, called MOSAIC, bringing the ultimate “entertainment and lifestyle” destination to the area.

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Happy Almost Holidays

Who says you can’t celebrate the holiday season this early? According to many local vendors in the Chatham County area, the holiday shopping season is already in full swing. With the stress of all things end-of-year, get one item on your to-do list checked off. We can practically hear Santa’s workshop buzzing with excitement from here – that means it’s time to get started!

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Exploring Pittsboro’s Center for the Arts

Right in your very own backyard, the Pittsboro Center for the Arts is bringing the essence of celebrating art to Chatham County. Get a behind-the-scenes look at the area’s leading performance center, with year-round access to community theatre, youth theatre, coffee and local events. 

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Find Me in the Pumpkin Patch

There’s no sight more welcoming than a southern front porch lined with a colorful row of North Carolina-grown pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. With Halloween inching nearer and nearer, make an experience out of decorating your porch for the season by visiting a pumpkin patch. Luckily, Chatham County is in no shortage of wonderful farms and patches fresh for the picking! This fall, grab your wheelbarrow and jack-o’-lantern carving kit for a crisp afternoon of seasonal decorating.

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Main Street Spices Up for PepperFest

What’s hotter than summertime in North Carolina? PepperFest weekend in Pittsboro! Named North Carolina’s largest local food festival, PepperFest will line Main Street in Pittsboro on Sunday, September 22nd from 3 – 6 p.m. Order your tickets in advance to guarantee a taste of all that the day has to offer.

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Strumming in Shakori Hills

The weather is cooling off, which makes spending time outdoors in North Carolina even better. Make the most of the weather by joining the 13th Annual Hoppin’ John Fiddlers’ Convention September 12th – 14th at Shakori Hills in Silk Hope, North Carolina.

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What’s SUP?

While we don’t want to imagine lacing up our winter boots or wrapping up in a wool scarf, the cooler months are on their way. That means there are just several weeks remaining for the summer activities that you love the most! For an exciting combination of nature, learning and outdoor exercise, you’ll want to give LYF SUP a try, or a paddle. 

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The Big What?

If you haven’t gotten your fill of summertime music festivities yet, The Big What? is coming to central North Carolina for three nights in August. Running Thursday, August 8th through Saturday, August 10th, catch the sounds of southern nights at Shakori Hills Community Arts Center in Pittsboro, North Carolina. 

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Sounds of Summer

The sounds of live outdoor music mean summer is in full swing. All around Chatham County, you can catch the live music fever at many of your favorite local venues. With all the native North Carolinian talent to go around, you won’t want to miss out on these live summer performances.

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A Festive Fourth

The Fourth of July in America means freedom, fireworks and copious amounts of fried food. That’s the perfect recipe for a holiday weekend. For anyone looking to fill up their long weekend with local festivities, you’ve come to the right place. Right in your backyard, neighboring Chatham County towns and communities are celebrating their American pride all weekend long.

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