Sanford Getting In The Spirit

We hope everyone’s November is off to a great start. This week we are featuring several family events that will get you in the spirit for the upcoming holiday season.

Payton’s Promise Foundation of HOPE is hosting a Family Fun Day event this Saturday November 10th at the  Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center from 11am- 5pm. This event will be a fun day full of cupcake wars, bingo, a cakewalk, games, face painting, food, several vendors, and a auction! Come have fun while supporting the families at UNC Children’s Hospital. If you bring a new unwrapped toy for the toy drive, you will receive five free tickets that can be used toward the games and activities.

The Sanford School of Classical Ballet presents the 19th anniversary production of The Nutcracker November 16-November 18. The performances will be: Friday at 7pm, Saturday at 2pm and 7pm, Sunday 2pm. The performance will be at the Mann Center of North Carolina. Tickets will be $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Mark your calendar for an event sure to get you in the Holiday Spirit!

Don’t forget your chance to win at Downtown Sanford Christmas Decorating contest sponsored by Adcock & Associates Real Estate & Auction and Downtown Sanford, Inc.! They will be giving a lucky Downtown Sanford shopper a shopping spree and a creative downtown merchant $750 for the best Christmas Decorations displayed! The judging will take place November 15th. Come stroll the streets of Historic Downtown Sanford and take in the beautiful holiday window displays created by local business owners. By showing your favorite display some love and voting, you will be entered to win a $150 gift certificate.