Annual Events

Below is a list of upcoming  and annual events. Visit the City calendar page to for details on events happening later this year. Use the calendar widget on the left side of the page to navigate to different months. Click on the event name for more details.

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  2. Sat Nov. 27 - Sat Dec. 4

  3. Fri Dec. 3

  4. Fri Dec. 10

  5. Mon Dec. 13 - Wed Dec. 15

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Annual Events

January

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast
  • Memory March
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

February

  • Black History Month

March

  • Leprechaun Leap 5k/10k

April

  • Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza
  • North Carolina Gravity Games & Street Fest

May

  • End of School Blast
  • Mayor’s Breakfast for the National Day of Prayer

June

  • Firecracker 5K/10K/Fun Run
  • Swingin’ Wingin’ Moon in June! Festival

July

  • July 4th Celebration
  • Summer Music Madness

August

  • Carolina Tattoo and Arts Gathering
  • Harambee Arts Festival
  • Summer Music Madness

September

  • Sculpture Celebration

October

  • National Night Out
  • Halloween Carnival
  • Mad Hatter's Pumpkin Patch Parade and Downtown Trick-Or-Treating

November

  • Turkey Tuesday

December

  • Christmas Parade
  • Luminary Display at Blue Ridge Memorial Park
  • Santa Claus Is Coming To Town