Arts and Entertainment

Downtown is an epicenter for arts and entertainment. From museums and art galleries to stage and screen, Downtown Fayetteville provides the best in fun.

Award-winning performances and gallery worthy art!

Plays, performances, displays and world renowned exhibits are featured downtown with so many options to see local shows at the Gilbert Theatre, The Arts Council, the Cameo Art House Theatre and many more. Our museums, art studios and shops showcase the best that our community has to offer!

The Airborne and Special Operations Museum and the new State Veteran’s Park!

The Airborne and Special Operations Museum, affectionately known as ASOM, is one of our region’s top attractions and brings thousands of people downtown every year. The new North Carolina State Veteran’s Park debuted on July 4, 2011 and serves as the first state park dedicated to military veterans.

Festivals and events that fill the streets!

The Dogwood Festival, 4th Fridays, International Folk Festival, Fayetteville after Five concerts, Zombie Walk and other special events make downtown a family-friendly, fun place to be and most are free, so a full night of entertainment won’t break the bank!

Destination Downtown for Nightlife!

Have a downtown celebration at any number of brew pubs and restaurants on the pet-friendly patios with old friends – or new ones. With live music, signature cocktails and a cool atmosphere, dance the night away!

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