First Sunday and Downtown Festivities
August 5 @ 4:00 pm - September 2 @ 9:00 pmFree
Explore this monthly artisan market in downtown Pittsboro. Shops, eateries, street fair atmosphere, festivities, artists selling their wares, live music, food vendors, and more. Vendors in two locations, along Hillsboro St and more than 25 vendors in the Town Hall lot across from City Tap Bar.
Sun, July 1, 4pm – 9pm
Third annual hometown festival. Celebrate Independence Day with these festivities downtown:
Pittsboro First Sunday Artisan Fair & Market
New this year: Family fun center with waterslides, bicycle/tricycle/wagon parade
Hillsboro Street: Face painting, fairy hair, craft tables, beer garden, dunking booth, pie-throwing contest, watermelon seed-spitting contest, chicken bingo, food, drinks, and more.
Two concert stages throughout the day. Featured performers TBA.
Imagine Circus returns with their whimzical performances
The evening will culminate with a laser light show (new this year).
Pittsboro Summer Fest is hosted and sponsored by the Pittsboro Business Association
Past monthly events:
1pm – 3pm – outside stage –
3pm – 4pm – outside stage – TEEN MUSIC SERIES
2pm – 4pm – Liquidambar Gallery and Gifts –
11.30am – 1.30pm – Pittsboro Roadhouse & General Store –
3pm – 5pm – City Tap Bar – TBD
SPECIAL IN STORE EVENTS:
The Joyful Jewel: Featured Art Reception 1pm-4pm
Liquidambar Studio of Art:
Starrlight Mead: Tours at 2pm, 4pm; Tastings, 1pm – 5pm
Vino!! Wine Shop:
Circle City Books & Music: Serving up HOMEMADE COOKIES while you browse their books
Chatham County Historical Museum: Chatham County History Museum Tours 12-4 pm in the Historic Courthouse
$5 table space for kids (Complete a vendor application, art must be their own creation; they must man their booths)
Sidewalk chalk art drawing on Salisbury St. Chalk provided by Pittsboro Toys.
Play Area: Hosted by Pittsboro United Methodist Church
Starrlight Mead tours at 2pm, 4pm and tastings from 1pm – 5pm
Vino!! Wine Shop: Tasting 12pm – 5pm –
Circle City Books & Music: Free coffee and homemade cookies while you browse
The Joyful Jewel