A Month At The Mann

The Mann Center of NC is the best place in Sanford to see live music performances, theater and more. There’s always a ton of exciting events happening at the Mann all year round, so make sure to check the events calendar to stay up to date!

Tomorrow, September 28th from 11:00am – 8:00pm is the inaugural Lee County Cultural Arts Expo. Visit the Mann for a full day of events and attractions including a fashion show, performing arts exhibitions, pop-up shops and resources on arts organizations you can get involved in! General admission is $10, with $25 VIP Passes that get you reserved seats and let you skip the line! For tickets and more information, call 910-986-8153. 

There’s even more happening at the Mann in October! On Friday, October 4th at 7:30pm there will be a show by the NC Revelers Orchestra “Big Band Salute – Sounds of the Great 40s Bands.” The local favorite will be playing the best music of the Big Band Era and modern classics from the Great American Songbook with show tunes and standards like Frank Sinatra and Glenn Miller. But tickets today by visiting this link.

Then on Saturday, October 5th from 10:00am – 3:00pm the Festival Latino will be taking place, a free international celebration with all sorts of activities, food, music and attractions — plus performances from by artists from Atizapan De Zaragoza, Mexico — Sanford’s Sister City! This event is completely free, and a great place to bring your whole family, so don’t miss it!

Finally on Saturday, October 26th from 7:00pm — 10:00pm local favorites Bad Moon Rising will be taking the stage! Perfect for fans of classic rock, the band will be playing music from Creedence Clearwater Revival, Tom Petty, Led Zeppelin and so much more! Tickets are $15 for premium seating and $10 for general admission. Get your tickets today by visiting this link!

There’s so many great events happening in the next month at the Mann Center! From music to art to food and attractions, make sure to stay tuned to the events calendar and to Welcome to Sanford for news on upcoming performances and events!