Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Sanford - Lee County Events Of Note

No matter the time of year, there’s always a great event to look forward to in Sanford. With a vibrant downtown and active community members who bring the town together, Sanford residents and visitors can enjoy a wide variety of events that are fun for the whole family.

Here is a list of some of the annual events enjoyed by Sanford residents, and the Sanford Area Growth Alliance keeps a great calendar of one-time and unique events that do not occur annually.

Please click on the links below to learn more about any of these events. If you have any questions about additional events or would like to add an event to this calendar, please contact us!


Event Date Location
Easter Eggstravaganza Weekends of and leading up to Easter Broken Plow Farm
Broadway our Way Festival A mid-April Saturday Downtown Broadway, NC
Downtown Alive! & Fireworks Select Thursdays in Summer Downtown Sanford
4th of July Celebration 4th of July Ammons Farm
Lee Regional Fair Mid-September Lions Club Fairgrounds
Sanford Streetfest & Fireworks Mid-October Gross Farms
Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch Mid-October Gross Farms
Jack-O-Lantern Trail Week before Halloween Downtown Sanford
Trick or Treating Downtown Halloween Weekend Downtown Sanford
Depot Train & Tree Lighting 1st Friday in December Downtown Sanford
Sanford Christmas Parade 1st Monday in December Downtown Sanford


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