Chapel Hill-idays

Take a look at local holiday events! Visit the Chapel Hill-idays calendar by clicking here.

Come out for holiday celebrations for all ages in the heart of Chapel Hill. View holiday window displays, twinkling downtown decorations, and attend one of many events this December.

To learn more, visit

Sixth Annual Salt & Smoke Festival at Rock Quarry Farm

Come out to Rock Quarry Farm for the sixth annual Salt & Smoke Festival this Saturday, November 3, 3:00PM to 8:00PM. Enjoy whole heritage hog BBQ and a heaping plate of southern sides, perfect raw oysters, the best local booze, live music all day long, and much more. Performers include back-to-back shows by Boom Unit Brass Band, Old Well Wishers, Ellis Dyson & The Shambles, and a dance party with DJ Darion Elder!

Click here for tickets.

Read the 5-page spread about Salt & Smoke in Our State Magazine here: Follow the Smoke  And learn more about this event by visiting

Celebrate Local Art and Community at Downtown Chapel Hill’s Festifall!

Come out to West Franklin Street this Sunday, October 7, 12 PM – 6 PM. for the Festifall Arts Festival, a celebration of local art and community in Downtown Chapel Hill.

This year’s festival will feature over 100 artists with work in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, jewelry, glass, metals, painting, photography, woodworking, and mixed media. Enjoy nine crowd-favorite food trucks, live performances on three stages, and an interactive kids’ zone for the young and young-at-heart festival-goers!

For details, visit

Cheer on the Tar Heels!

Come out and be a part of the excitement of football season by joining the Tar Heel Downtown event planned for September 14, 6 PM to 9 PM at West Franklin Plaza! Meet Rameses and enjoy a performance by the Marching Tar Heels. Other activities include a live concert with Brooke McBride, face painting, arcade games, and more! For details, visit Go Heels!

Movies Under the Stars

Come out for Movies Under the Stars in Chapel Hill this summer!

Join the fun on Thursday nights, 8:30 pm at 150 E. Rosemary Street on top of Wallace Parking Deck. The movies and popcorn are free! Bring your own blankets and chairs.

For details and scheduled movies, click here.

Celebrate July 4th in Chatham & Orange Counties

Make your plans now for celebrating the 4th of July in Chatham and Orange Counties!

For information on Chapel Hill’s annual celebration at Kenan Memorial Stadium, visit

Or, enjoy small town tradition with big time fun at Carrboro’s festivities. For details, visit

And Hillsborough will host their annual Picnic in the Park event on Saturday, July 1 at the River Park Farmers Market Pavilion.  And then plan to head over to downtown Hillsborough for a free outdoor afternoon concert. Learn more by visiting

Explore the North Carolina Botanical Garden

The North Carolina Botanical Garden is within short driving distance of Westfall. Discover this local attraction which is operated by the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill and is a nationally renowned conservation garden.

Programs are offered for adults, youth & families, and schools that include summer camps, community gardens, horticultural therapy, and much more!

Coming soon are the annual Discovering Magic in the Garden Family Festival on May 5, and the Spring Native Plant Sale and Festival on May 12. Learn more by visiting

Hit the Links at Nearby Area Golf Courses

Westfall is conveniently located in close proximity to many of the recreational activities that you love, including beautiful golf courses.

Nearby course options include Governors Club Golf Course (2.3 miles), Preserve at Jordan Lake Golf Club (7.8 miles), UNC Finley Golf Course (9.6 miles), and the Golf Club at Chapel Ridge (15.1 miles).

Discover more about what makes Westfall a spectacular place to call home by visiting us at 602 Westfall Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517. Sales office hours are Wed – Sat, 11 am – 6 pm; Sun, 1 pm – 6 pm; and by appointment. For information, contact us at (919) 525-3336!

Free Wine Tastings at Fearrington Village

Visit The Goat at Fearrington Village on Saturdays at 3:00 pm for a free wine tasting with Fearrington sommeliers and the occasional guest! Taste hand-selected red and white wines, and ask the experts to help you find a bottle to take home.

Questions? Visit or call (919) 545-5717.

Get Tickets Now for Chatham County’s Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance

The 2018 Spring Festival at Shakori Hills is coming up May 3-6!

Four days, four stages, and over 50 bands in beautiful, green Chatham County!

Early bird tickets are on sale now through March 5th. Visit for details and to learn more.