Fall Into Autumn ~ Doreen Levers

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Fall Into Autumn

A Kaleidoscope Of Adventures

The next season is upon us, as we begin to close our doors to beach chairs and picnics we will soon be welcomed with the changing of the leaves and cool autumn breezes. Some say this is their favorite time of year. Fall festivals, monthly barn sales, pumpkin spice and kettle corn. Carnival rides and lawn chairs. As the season changes, so do the events.

LET’S SHOP

Chartreuse Barn Southern Vintage Market provides an upscale, beautiful and inviting shopping experience. With over 25 juried regional vendors, they offer unique home & garden furnishings artistically inspired from antique, vintage, architectural, upcycled, industrial & shabby chic elements & design.

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Hear what Chartreuse has to say: “ We are very humbled, grateful and excited to be included in the September issue of Our State Magazine. Many thanks to writer Jen Tota McGivney and Stacey Van Berkel Photography Inc. for spending time with us and so beautifully capturing the essence of Chartreuse in both words and pictures”.

“We hope you’ll join us for our September Barn Sale Event, September 5th, 6th & 7th 9am-5pm each day. Saturday, September 7th OUR STATE MAGAZINE will be with us, along with LIVE MUSIC by SHANE KEY,  West Coast Wanderer LLC. FOOD TRUCK and additional tent vendors”.

Free Admission (CLICK BELOW FOR DIRECTIONS)
326 Litwin Drive Thomasville NC 27360

Every furniture item and decorative piece at Fancy Finds' retail outlet is special. Timeworn items have been donated, and many personally repurposed into something beautiful and unique. 

Just as new life has been breathed into these items, 100% of the proceeds generated from Fancy Finds variety of services goes to enrich the lives of children, aging adults and families served through Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina.

Fancy Finds has been busy setting up for their opening next Thursday 9/5 Friday 9/6 and Saturday 9/7. Their hours are 9-5 Thursday and Friday and 9-3 Saturday.

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(Click Below For Directions)

Fancy Finds Thomasville

LET’S CREATE

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Art Davidson County is seeking artists to participate in the Young at Art Show, celebrating artist 55 years and older. This non-juried, open call show is a chance for artists 55+ of all experience, styles, and mediums to participate in an art show.

The reception for the Young at Art Show will be Tuesday, September 10 | 3 pm-6 pm | Unity Place Piedmont Crossing - 100 HEDRICK DR, THOMASVILLE, NC

A few rules for participating in the Young at Art Show:

1) Art Must be dropped off on September 9th between 3 - 7pm at Unity Place at Piedmont Crossing.
2) Artist must be 55 years or older to submit
3) Artists may submit a maximum of 2 pieces, sizes not to exceed 2 ft x 3 ft and should fit on an 8x10 table. Larger sizes, please bring your own easel.
4) Artwork should be submitted ready to display.
5) Any medium is acceptable.
6) Artists must complete an inventory sheet when dropping off their pieces.
7) Art sales will be made between artist and buyer
8) Artists should plan to pick up their artwork right after the show September 10th at 6pm
9) Arts Davidson County & Piedmont Crossing are not responsible for lost or damaged art.

Have questions? Contact info@artsdavidsoncounty.org or 336-249-2742


LET’S SHOP LOCAL, EAT & CREATE

Should you choose to decorate or create as you see above, you’re covered. Now let’s discover some fall favorites when it come to food and other items. If you haven’t visited the Thomasville Farmers Market yet, you still have time. They will be opened on Saturday until the third weekend of September. Here is a list below on what you can expect the next few weeks.

FALL SEASON:

Winter Squash

butternut, seminole, pumpkin pie, other varieties

Decorative Squash

Apples

Various

Greens

Collards, kale, mustard greens, beets

HOURS OF OPERATION: 

Saturday Farmers Market season opens on the second Saturday in May until September 21.

Tuesday markets begin the Tuesday, June 11 until August 6. 

SATURDAYS 8 am to 12 noon              
TUESDAY 8 am to 12 pm

Closed on Everybody's Day

WIC, Senior Nutrition.
Credit Cards Accepted by some vendors
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Location:
21 E. Guilford St, under the water tower

LET’S HAVE AN ADVENTURE

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Introducing a brand new event, let’s welcome Everybody’s Night. Thomasville Tourism Commission is hosting for the first time this year a night time kickoff to Everybody’s Day. Come out and see great music, enjoy those vendors that you have grown to love on the night before Everybody’s Day. Beer and wine garden and local shops made available for your enjoyment.

Friday, September 27, 5:30pm – 9:00pm
50 East Main Street
Music by the Grassibillies and EnVision
Food Vendors
Beer/Wine Garden

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For more than 100 years, Thomasville, North Carolina has been the home of the award-winning Everybody's Day festival.

Saturday, September 28, at 9 AM – 5 PM shop for arts & crafts, enjoy music, carnival rides, and carnival food! Entertainment includes, live music of all genres. So gather your friends and family, walk West Main Street while meeting your neighbors and the welcoming vendors who come from the all over the Southeast area to share in the oldest street festival in North Carolina.


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Visit Thomasville Chamber Of Commerce online for more information.

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For more EVENTS happening in our area, please be sure to visit Thomasville Tourism’s Website also sign up for a weekly email at the bottom of the page and never miss out on another event again.

Here in Thomasville, we are excited to see a new season upon us; welcoming our old friends and new! Our roads and walkways will lead you along an adventure. What your adventure has in store for you is your story to write. Just remember with the welcoming of each season brings a new journey, and our team here at the Visitors Center are here to help you to stay in touch with everything Davidson County.

Become our friends on Facebook and Instagram. Share your adventures with us using #ThomasvilleNCTourism and have a wonderful September Friends!!

Blog written by Doreen Levers