Our little corner of the world was just named one of the best places for business and careers. Fayetteville was ranked No. 24 by Forbes magazine in the publication’s 18th annual “Best Places to Live for Business and Careers” list.
The Walton Arts Center is almost ready to unveil their new space to the public! This $23 million renovation plan has been a large project extending the facility by adding an extra 30,000 square feet, modifying some of the theaters, upgrading backstage spaces and giving the outside of the building a more modern feel. These additions will greatly enhance the theater experience here in Fayetteville as the Walton Art Center remains an anchor in the downtown entertainment district.
The grand opening celebration will take place on November 19 with a series of events that are free and open to the public.
Not only is it that pumpkin-everything time of year again, but it’s also creeping up on candy time. This year’s Trick or Treat on the Square event will be held the day of Halloween: October 31, 2016 from 3:00p.m.- 5:00p.m. You can expect to collect candy from merchants on the square and local community partners, participate in games, and of course, dress the family in their Halloween best!