Where Global and Local Flavors Meet

Without the hassle of buying a plane ticket, packing your bags and braving the airport lines, you can experience global cuisines in Chatham County. How, you may ask? The Travelling Cafe of Pittsboro offers prepared meals, cooking classes and catering menus to quench your thirst for exploration. This fall, enroll in one of their public cooking classes and learn how to incorporate adventure into your weeknight menu offerings.

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Best of Chatham: Chatham Carpet & Interiors

For nearly 50 years, Chatham Carpet & Interiors has been serving their local community, providing only the best in carpet, wood, vinyl, sundries and laminate products. Located at 50 Still Waters Drive in Siler City, their experienced team is available to bring your design visions to life. You can rely on their professional staff, customer service, reasonable prices, expansive inventory and available warranties, all locally-owned and operated. Visit their showroom or contact the help center for more information on getting started!

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68 Margaret Mann Way

Fresh to the Pittsboro real estate market, 68 Margaret Mann Way should make it to the top of your wish list as a prospective buyer. Just listed this week at $620,000, vacancy at this property won’t last long. Sitting atop one acre of landscaped, wooded land, your serene escape is outside your own door. Call Manns Crossing subdivision your new neighborhood and 68 Margaret Mann Way your new address! 

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Tiger Day Fun Run

The big cats who earned their claim to fame on Netflix’s hit show, “Tiger King,” are now living comfortably at the Carolina Tiger Rescue in Pittsboro. Joining with other animal sanctuaries around the country, the Carolina Tiger Rescue is one organization of many working to provide adequate care for these cats, along with many others. How can you support the well-being of the cats who call Carolina Tiger Rescue home? Sign up for the Tiger Day 5K – Virtual Fun Run, taking place July 22 – 29!

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Best of Chatham: Budget Blinds

Budget Blinds of Durham, Cary and North Raleigh captures your style at a fraction of the cost. Providing “style and service for every budget®,” their team is servicing all of your blinds, shades, shutters and drapes needs. Not sure what you are looking for yet? Budget Blinds offers a free in-home or virtual consultation to discuss options for window treatments. Also available in the Chatham County area, Budget Blinds is here to support you and your vision for your home, helping you select from a wide variety of products at unbeatable prices. Let’s do some window shopping!

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250 Years of Chatham

On June 25, a season of celebration continues for the residents of Chatham County. What are we celebrating, you may ask? Chatham County’s 250th anniversary, of course! With a history this rich, you may need to spend the night to soak it all in. Over the course of 2021, Chatham County will be celebrating its 250th anniversary with a series of five themed events: Chatham County History of Communities of Color May – June , Great Chatham County Camp Out June 26-27, Agriculture Photo Contest on August 1, Sidewalk Chalk Festival on September 11 and the Chatham 250 Parade/Caravana on October 23.   

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Best of Chatham: Schneider Stone

The weather is warmer, flowers are in bloom and students are readying themselves for the reward of summer vacation. All indicators that the months of June, July and August are upon us are reflected in an appetite for dining outdoors, passing an afternoon on the porch or constructing the ultimate neighborhood waterslide in the backyard. Spending more time at home means spending more time mixing lemonade, freezing popsicles and readying for summer barbecues in the kitchen. Schneider Stone is making your granite, marble and quartz countertop dreams come true. Like they say, “Nothing compares to the beauty of natural stone!” 

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Chills in Chatham

Sure, we are months away from Halloween, but who doesn’t love a good ghost story, regardless of what the calendar says? You may not know this, but Chatham County is allegedly one of North Carolina’s most haunted counties. Of all the spooky tales with origins in North Carolina, this one may leave you scratching your head. Just 10 miles south of Siler City, the Devil’s Tramping Ground is a notorious camping spot near Harper’s Crossroads in Bear Creek. A perfect circle, 40 feet in diameter, this small plot of land is home to a massive mystery. 

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Shakin’ in Shakori Hills

Live music is back and better than ever at GrassRoots Live! at Shakori Hills, a moment you have all been waiting patiently for. The Shakori Hills Community Arts Center rescheduled the Spring Shakori GrassRoots Festival to October 7-10, 2021. Don’t stop reading there! To keep the spirit of community music alive, GrassRoots Live! at Shakori Hills will take place April 17 – June 12. Listen to your favorite bands, with all safety precautions taken care of for you!

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Best of Chatham: Poythress Construction Company

Our Best of Chatham series continues as we shine a spotlight on Poythress Construction Company, Inc. A premier custom home builder, based in Cary, PCC is making your dream home, that one you have always fantasized about, a reality. For buyers in Chatham County, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs and Wake Forest, their expert builders are piecing together the puzzle of your perfect home. Make it customized, make it more you! A customized lifestyle is a few clicks away…

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