Thursday, February 29, 2024
The Town of Fuquay-Varina has an exciting lineup of Easter festivities for all ages throughout March! Here's a breakdown of the events:
1.Easter Egg-cellent Park Adventure:
-Dates: March 16 to March 30
-Explore Fuquay-Varina's parks, recreation areas, and cultural resources for an exciting egg hunt adventure. Ten large wooden eggs, each with a unique pattern and number designed by the arts center, will be hidden in various parks and facilities across the town. Participants can complete a worksheet
by drawing the pattern of four eggs or find all ten and copy the patterns as accurately as possible. It's a fantastic way to enjoy the outdoors and engage in a fun, creative activity.
2.Downtown Candy Hop:
-Date: March 23
-Following the Town of Fuquay-Varina Egg Hunt, the Downtown Candy Hop promises an afternoon of delightful treats and festive fun. Families can hop from one participating location to another, collecting candies and enjoying the lively atmosphere of downtown Fuquay-Varina.
-Registration Deadline: March 12
-Exhibition Dates: March 11 to March 23
-Get creative and showcase your talent in basket or hat decorating! The Fuquay-Varina Woman's Club hosts this annual competition where participants can craft unique and imaginative designs. Entries will be displayed in the Arts Center
for all to admire, adding to the festive spirit of Easter.
With such a diverse range of events, there's something for everyone to enjoy in Fuquay-Varina this March. Whether you're hunting for eggs in the parks, indulging in sweet treats downtown, or showcasing your artistic skills in the decorating competition, it's sure to be a memorable Easter season in the town. Don't miss out on the fun—join in and celebrate the season with your community!
**PARKS INCLUDED IN THE EGG-CELLENT PARK ADVENTURE - Mineral Spring Park, South Park, Falcon Park, FV Arts Center, Honeycutt Rd Park, Carroll Howard Johnson Environmental Park, James A. Campbell Park, Library Park, Fleming Loop Park, and Hilltop Needmore Town Park & Preserve.
Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Here is a quick look of our Southern Wake and Harnett counties 2023 Year-end Market Update!
2023 brought us a much slower-paced market with months of inventory just beginning to look slightly balanced. Buyers were priced out of the market with the rising interest rates, and sales prices holding steady. Rents are high, but house payments are even higher. Our end of the Triangle in Southwest Wake and into Harnett County is continuing to experience business and retail growth which will continue to bring buyers to our area. Supply of resale homes will continue to be low as those resale owners that have refinanced in recent years are choosing not to go anywhere.
Front Porch Realty has opened our Property Management division, Front Porch Rentals, for residential and multi-family units. Front Porch Rentals is thriving, please keep us in mind for yourself or those investors you know!
In summary, we saw a decrease in units SOLD across the board except New Construction in Harnett County. Price / square foot increased slightly from 2022 and we saw Average Sales price decrease for New Construction and increase for Re-sale homes.
Let Front Porch Realty be your “go to” for all of your LOCAL real estate needs, rest assured you will be extremely satisfied with our level of professionalism and expertise.
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Tuesday, February 13, 2024
As Cupid's arrow approaches, it's time to plan the perfect Valentine's Day celebration in Fuquay-Varina! Our charming town offers a delightful blend of local experiences, making it the ideal backdrop for a romantic day with friends or that special someone.
- ❤️Shop Local for Love
Start your Valentine's adventure by exploring the unique boutiques and shops that Fuquay-Varina has to offer. Whether it's a thoughtful piece of jewelry, a handmade craft, or a personalized gift, local businesses provide a range of options for finding that perfect token of affection. Support local artisans and surprise your loved ones with something truly special.
- 🧑🤝👩Stroll through Love Lane🥰
Take a leisurely walk down Fuquay-Varina's historic streets, where the charming atmosphere sets the perfect mood for a romantic day. Admire the historic architecture, quaint storefronts, and perhaps stumble upon hidden gems along the way. It's an ideal setting for a hand-in-hand stroll with your significant other.
- 🍷Dine Local, Love Local🍝
Fuquay-Varina boasts an array of local eateries, from cozy cafes to fine dining restaurants. Make reservations at a charming restaurant for a delightful Valentine's dinner experience. Enjoy a romantic meal with your loved ones, savoring the flavors of locally sourced ingredients and supporting the town's culinary scene.
- 🪁Capture Memories at Falcon Park🚲
Create lasting memories by taking a visit to Falcon Park. Whether it's a picnic, a game of frisbee, or just enjoying the serenity of nature, the park provides a lovely backdrop for quality time with friends or a romantic moment with your significant other.
- 🍰Sweet Endings with Local Treats☕
Conclude your day on a sweet note by indulging in local treats. Visit a nearby bakery for delectable desserts or grab a scoop of homemade ice cream from a local shop. Share these sweet moments as you relish the flavors of Fuquay-Varina.
Pick from an array of gorgeous bouquets, plants, and so much more from Flowers on Broad Street
Enjoy a glass of wine or a cold beer at Cellar 55
Take on some delicious Italian cuisine in a romantic atmosphere at Garibaldis
Step outside of your comfort zone with your significant other and head over to Inner Beast Hatchet House
This Valentine's Day, celebrate love, friendship, and the local charm of Fuquay-Varina. From thoughtful gifts to intimate dinners, this town offers a perfect blend of experiences to make your day truly special. So, shop local, dine local, and cherish the love that blooms in this charming corner of North Carolina.
Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Get ready, Fuquay-Varina
, because Super Bowl LVIII is upon us, and the excitement is palpable! No matter if you bleed red and gold for the Chiefs or bleed red and gold for the 49ers, or if you're just in it for the halftime show, there's a local spot in town waiting to welcome you with open arms and fantastic specials.
For those looking for a classic sports bar atmosphere, look no further than The Brick
. With their game day specials and big screens, you'll feel like you're right in the thick of the action as you cheer on your team surrounded by fellow fans.
If you're craving some coastal flavors along with your football, head over to the American Legion Post 116
for their Oyster Roast. Enjoy freshly shucked oysters while catching all the touchdowns on their screens – it's a winning combination!
Meanwhile, Cleveland Draft House
is serving up mouthwatering specials that are sure to satisfy any appetite. From wings to burgers, you'll find the perfect game day grub to fuel your cheering.
And don't forget about Sunday Funday at Mason Jar Lager Co
! Kick back with a cold brew from their impressive selection while enjoying the game with friends and family in a laid-back, inviting atmosphere.
No matter where you choose to watch the game, one thing's for sure: Fuquay knows how to celebrate Super Bowl in style. So grab your jersey, pick your spot, and get ready for a day filled with football, fun, and plenty of local flair. See you there!
Tuesday, January 30, 2024
In the heart of Fuquay-Varina
, where community bonds run deep and small businesses are the heartbeat of the town, there's a marketing maven making waves – Haylee of Hay Marketing the Quay
. As the go-to expert for all things Fuquay and small-town social media marketing, Haylee is on a mission to elevate local businesses, foster connections, and enrich the community.
Passion for Fuquay, Power in Marketing:
At the core of Hay Marketing the Quay is a genuine passion for Fuquay-Varina. Haylee understands the unique charm and character that make small-town businesses thrive. With a deep appreciation for the community, she harnesses the power of social media marketing to shine a spotlight on local gems, helping them flourish in the digital landscape.
Networking, Relationships, Community Growth:
Haylee goes beyond traditional marketing approaches by prioritizing relationships and community growth. Networking isn't just a buzzword – it's a way of life for Hay Marketing the Quay. Haylee takes pride in connecting businesses with their ideal audience, forging partnerships that extend beyond transactions to build lasting community bonds.
Tailored Strategies for Small Town Success:
Small towns have distinct personalities, and Hay Marketing the Quay recognizes that one-size-fits-all marketing strategies won't cut it. Haylee crafts personalized marketing plans that resonate with the local audience, celebrating the uniqueness of each business while weaving a cohesive narrative that ties them all together. Through engaging content, strategic campaigns, and a genuine love for the town, Hay Marketing the Quay is helping local businesses amplify their voices, telling their stories in a way that resonates with the community.
Ready to Grow? Contact Hay Marketing the Quay:
For small businesses seeking to thrive in the digital age, Hay Marketing the Quay
is the beacon of success. Contact Haylee to unlock a world of marketing possibilities tailored to Fuquay-Varina's unique landscape. With a proven track record, a passion for community, and a flair for creative marketing, Hay Marketing the Quay is your ally in small-town success.
In Fuquay, where community matters, let Haylee and Hay Marketing the Quay be the catalyst for your business's digital journey. Together, let's amplify your story and watch your small-town success story unfold.