Top Things to do in Fuquay-Varina This Season

There are always plenty of choices for spending your free time when you live in Raleigh. But you can also experience entertainment and recreation in the Raleigh suburbs. New Home Inc. has checked out what’s happening and here are the top things to do in Fuquay-Varina this season.

Know Vino: Explore Wines from Piemonte Italy

Thursday, February 23, 7:30-9 p.m.

Cellar 55, 1351 Broad St., Fuquay-Varina

Join wine aficionado Kelly to learn more about various vinos from one of Italy’s most famous wine-producing regions.

Joshua Lozoff: Life Is Magic

Saturday, February 25, 7:30-9 p.m.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Center

Popular illusionist Joshua Lozoff returns to the Fuquay-Varina Arts Center to mesmerize his audience with mental feats and magic.

Downtown Jazz: Swingin’ Into Spring

Saturday, March 4, 7-8:30 p.m.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Center

Backed by Christian Tamburr and his quartet, Kate McGarry and Keith Ganz present an evening of jazz and swing music, from favorites like Duke Ellington and Frank Sinatra. 

Rock the Quay! Teen Talent Showcase

Saturday, March 4, 7-10 p.m.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Center

Check out the local talent as 8 teen bands perform a variety of music genres—indie, rock, classic, and original.

Fuquay’s Mineral Spring

Friday, March 10, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Fuquay Mineral Spring Park at Fuquay-Varina Community Center

Trek through an obstacle course in the famed park, guided by a skilled instructor who will teach you how to use the sun’s light and a compass to navigate your way. Fun for all ages!


Saturday, March 11, 7:30-9 p.m.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Center

North Carolina’s own Beatles tribute band, Beatlesque, performs the classics from the Fab Four’s entire catalog, spanning decades of timeless music.

Portrait of Aretha: Cece Teneal Celebrates the Queen of Soul

Saturday, March 23, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Fuquay-Varina Arts Center

Show some R-E-S-P-E-C-T for the Queen of Soul as award-winning singer, Cece Teneal, performs selections from Aretha Franklin’s unmatched repertoire spanning 50 years.

Fuquay-Varina Growers Market

Every Saturday, beginning in April 1, 9 a.m.-1 p.m

121 North Main St., Fuquay-Varina

Find the freshest produce and locally produced goods every Saturday in Downtown Fuquay-Varina. Local artisans bring their work, and you’ll enjoy live music, food, and the hometown hospitality that Fuquay-Varina is known for.

There’s always things to do in Fuquay-Varina, NC.

Don’t wait for a special event to head to this wonderful Raleigh suburb. There’s always things to do in Fuquay-Varina. 

Explore the region’s history in the many museum facilities at the Fuquay-Varina Museums Complex

  • The Centennial Museum features exhibits and memorabilia from the town’s history.
  • The Schoolhouse dates back about 150 years, an eye-opening place for today’s students to see how their ancestors learned. 
  • The Post Office was built in 1902 and has interesting stories about Fuquay-Varina’s colorful postmistress back then, Hattie Parker Jones.
  • The Tobacco Barn, a 100-year-old structure, takes you back through the years of Wake County’s local tobacco history. 
  • Johnson Playhouse welcomes children to see how kids played in simpler times, with displays of artifacts.
  • The Caboose is exactly that, a train caboose purchased in 1940 from the Norfolk Southern Railroad. The interior has been fully restored and presents a look back at the industry that contributed to founding this railroad town.

Downtown Fuquay-Varina hosts special events throughout the year. From Easter’s Bunny Hop to holiday sleigh rides, locals and visitors thrive on the community spirit. Even when there isn’t something organized happening, the shops, restaurants, entertainment, and services that line the streets of Downtown Fuquay-Varina are worth the trip.

New homes for sale in Fuquay-Varina

Fuquay-Varina is more than a nice place to visit. The close proximity to Raleigh and locations through the Research Triangle, combined with the hospitality and relaxing environment, make it an appealing place for people relocating to Raleigh and the surrounding area. 

New Home Inc. is currently building new homes for sale in Fuquay-Varina. We have single-family homes at Oaks at Kenneth Creek. We’re also planning townhomes for sale in Fuquay-Varina at Springwood Townes—perfect for the homebuyer who prefers the low maintenance style that comes with buying a townhome.

Why choose New Home Inc. as your builder? We bring a fresh approach to home design and construction, what we call “Future-Proof”. We’ve looked at how lives have changed and the ways that new homes need to step up and provide more support for  lifestyle. We’ve looked at the advances available through smart technology. We include smart home automation and offer features like an enclosed, secured home delivery space and an electric car charging station. 

Our visionary planning covers all aspects of the home—like energy efficiency and indoor air quality for comfort, healthy living, and long-term sustainability. We’ve analyzed floor plans, use of space, and flow. As a result of our study, we improved kitchen design. Our kitchens feature islands with seating on 3 sides to accommodate more people. We’ve also added a “messy kitchen”, an adjacent room that’s equipped with storage, clean-up, refrigeration, serving, or whatever else you need to reduce the clutter and traffic in your kitchen.

There are many reasons to live in Fuquay-Varina. New Home Inc. adds one more with the quality of new construction homes we’ve brought here.

We’d love to show you around Fuquay-Varina. And if you want to see more options, we also have new homes for sale in Raleigh and the Raleigh suburbs, including  Lillington, Apex, Smithfield, and Selma

Contact us to schedule a visit and learn more about New Home Inc.’s communities of townhomes and new homes for sale in Fuquay-Varina and the surrounding area.

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