Cary, North Carolina
Upcoming Events in Cary North Carolina
Annual Ritmo Latino FREE Festival
- The Ritmo Latino Music, Art & Dance Festival will bring authentic Latino culture to Cary's Fred G. Bond Metro Park. Ritmo Latino is a free family festival that showcases Latino music, dance and arts. The festival includes live music, vendors, artists, Latin foods, dance lessons for adults and activities for children. Zumba & Salsa Lessons.
From noon to 7:00 p.m., guests can enjoy Latin American folk, classic Mexican NorteÃ±o, Latin rock, Carribean, along with traditional Latino dance, arts and crafts.
Cary Veterans of Foreign Wars Annual Vendor Fair and Custom Car and Motorcycle Show
- The Cary Veterans of Foreign Wars will be having the Annual Vendor Fair and Custom Car and Motorcycle Show on Saturday from 10:00am to 4:00 pm.
This community based event includes a local craft and vendor fair, a silent auction, a custom car and motorcycle show, activities for the children, an open house at the VFW Thrift Store, live music, a flag retirement ceremony, and BBQ from the famous "Smoking Express."
All proceeds from this event will go to the Post 7383 Welfare Support Programs. These local Post programs provide relief to veterans and their families. These funds provide monies and cash grants for fuel for vehicles, groceries, rent assistance and other immediate needs.
The Franklin-Sloan Post 7383 was chartered on November 21, 1969 through the efforts of local veterans from IBM. The Post was named in honor for two Cary residents, Marine Pfc. Carl E. Franklin, casualty of war September 19, 1944, and Army Sgt. William P. Sloan, casualty of war May 19, 1945.
The building is situated on three acres and was erected in 1974. The Post has served as a home to other veteran organizations including the Viet Nam Veterans of America, The Marine Corps League, and the U.S. Submarine Veterans. The Post has provided space for Cary Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts Troops and has provided its hall for area churches. The Post currently supports the Cary High School NJROTC marksmanship team and an Adventure Scout Troop.
Cary Veterans of Foreign Wars Annual Custom Car and Truck Show
- $20.00 entry fee (includes drivers lunch), Pre 1985 model cars and trucks, customs, rods, exotics, free gift for drivers, top 5 trophies, live music, 50/50 raffles, rain or shine.
Address: 522 Reedy Creek Road , Cary, North Carolina