New Year’s Fun in Moore County, NC

2018 is only a few days away, and there are plenty of places around Moore County where you can celebrate and ring in the new year. Here are several New Year’s Eve and Day events you won’t want to miss.

Chicken & Waffles at The Sly Fox

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The Sly Fox will be having its 8th Annual Chicken and Waffles New Years Eve Tradition on Sunday, December 31st. Their 3-course menu is sure to please the palate.

New Year’s Eve at Pine Crest Inn

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Start off the evening of the last day of the year at The Pine Crest Inn with a delicious dinner followed by fabulous entertainment provided by 2Smooth. Make your reservations today by calling 910-295-6121.

New Year’s Bash at Drum & Quill Public House

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Spend all of New Year’s Eve at Drum & Quill Public House! Enjoy brunch, lunch, and/or dinner, and ring in the new year to the sounds of great music, delicious food, and drink specials. Free champagne toast and party favors at midnight.

New Year’s Eve Party at Time Out Sports Grill

Time Out Sports Grill is another fun-filled place to ring in the new year. No cover — just live music and a champagne toast at midnight. 18 and up after 9PM.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at Railhouse Brewery

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Make Railhouse Brewery your New Year’s celebration destination! No cover, 30% off food for designated drivers, and great music by SFC Chance Carico and Soulshine Brotherhood. There will be a champagne toast to ring in the new year, plus $5 specialty cocktails all night.

New Year’s Eve Party at The Bell Tree Tavern

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Bell Tree Tavern will be open for a New Years Eve Party where you can watch the ball drop on the big screen, enjoy the champagne toast and ring in the New Year with party favors and friends! They’ll also be open on New Year’s Day, so you can start the year off right.

New Year’s Eve Bash at Hickory Tavern

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Send off 2017 at Hickory Tavern. There will be a live DJ, free champagne toast at midnight, food and drink specials, and FREE entry.

New Year’s Eve Party at Dugan’s Pub

Stop by Dugan’s Pub for a New Years Eve Party with an appetizer buffet, champagne, and DJ Mr. Bill 8:30PM – 1AM.

New Years Day Breakfast Buffet at The Pine Crest Inn

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Pine Crest Inn‘s New Year’s Day breakfast buffet is the last day to enjoy the Inn before it closes for it’s annual January Break. Make your reservations today.

Bloody Monday at Elliotts on Linden

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Celebrate National Bloody Mary Day at Elliotts on Linden on New Years Day All Day! $4 House Bloodies or Build a Bloody Bar opens at 3pm. Dinner at 5. Shake off last year and start 2018 with a little hair of the dog.

Fun May Food Events Happening in Moore County

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There are so many interesting May food events happening all around Moore County. We’ve got Cinco De Mayo, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day coming up, so be sure to stop by your favorite local restaurant to see what they’ve got going on on those big days.

Here are some other events happening around the county this month. Enjoy!

May 5: Cinco De Mayo at The Sly Fox
Celebrate Cinco De Mayo at The Sly Fox with margarita flights and a taco bar.

May 5: Cinco De Mayo Party at Los Cabos Aberdeen
Spend Cinco De Mayo at Los Cabos with food specials and a margarita special all day.

May 5: Tap Takeover at Triangle Wine Co in Southern Pines
Stop by Triangle Wine Company for a White Street Tap Takeover. They will have five White Street brews on tap for your enjoyment. Come learn about craft beers, enjoy delicious brews, and even take home a six pack or two to enjoy over the weekend.

May 6: Blue & Brews: A Festival at the Farm
Enjoy a day at the farm with bluegrass performances by The Josh Daniel/Mark Schimick Project, Tommy Edwards Bluegrass Experience, Vickie Vaughn Band, and Hank, Pattie & The Current. Railhouse Brewery and Southern Pines Brewing Company will be on the grounds serving cold beer all day along with Black Rock Vineyards! Chewy’s Smokin’ BBQ, and The Market Place Restaurant will also be available for concessions.

May 6: Nature’s Roots Farm x The Vibe BBQ
To celebrate The Vibe being Nature’s Roots Farm newest drop off location, Nature’s Roots Farm will be cooking up farm fresh grass-fed/forest-fed meats! Feel free to bring your friends, family, and your little ones!

May 6: Boy Scouts Pancake Breakfast
Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause! Come out to support your local Boy Scouts by purchasing tickets to the pancake breakfast. Tickets will be sold at the door.

May 6: Rhett’s Bourbon Dinner
Come to Rhett’s for a four-course meal and live music by Becca Rae. Reservations required.

May 12: Chef & Maker Weekend: Sandhills Pig Pickin’
The kick-off to the Chef & Maker Series weekend featuring Clark Barlowe. Enjoy a menu inspired by Chef Barlowe’s hyper-local philosophy including a pit-cooked whole pig and a variety of classic southern sides, sourced from here in the Sandhills. They will also be serving up beer from Mother Earth Brewing, wine from Bacco Selections and specialty drinks from Doc Porter’s Distillery and Topo Organic Spirits.

May 13: Chef & Maker Weekend: Clark Barlowe Chef Dinner
For this special Chef & Maker dinner, Chef Clark Barlowe has crafted a farm-to-fork menu celebrating fresh, seasonal ingredients. Enjoy a globally-inspired four-course meal rooted in his Southern background.

May 15: WOW Annual Strawberry Festival
The Women of Weymouth are excited for their annual Strawberry Festival! The Carolina Philharmonic Junior Orchestra will perform at the event this year, so break out your best hat and enjoy this Spring tradition. Enjoy a delicious luncheon and, of course, strawberry shortcake.

May 20: Woodstock ’69 Bar Crawl
Get your flower wreaths and bellbottoms – lets party like its 1969. Stops include Belltree, So Pies, Nevilles, Jefferson, and O’Donnells.

May 23: Triangle Wine Co. Wine Tasting
First Command will be sampling wine & beer at Triangle Wine Company in Southern Pines on May 23rd! Come out for an evening of fun, good beer and wine, and hors d’ouevres.

May 24: Pop-up Breakfast by The Goodie Jar
Healthy, nutrient rich breakfast and snacks for busy families. We are popping up at Java Bean Plantation and Roasting Co.

May 24: Vegetarian Night at Elliotts on Linden
Veggie Lovers! Just for you at Elliotts. Enjoy a four-course vegetarian dinner. Please call for reservations. Seating is limited.

May 25: Duskin and Stephens Beef & Beer 2017 hosted by The Bell Tree Tavern
The 5th annual Mike Duskin and Riley Stephens Beef and Beer Benefit hosted by The Bell Tree Tavern. Beef and Beer is an annual staple in the Sandhills’ community that celebrates the lives of all fallen Special Operators and their families.