The following links are to some of our favorite places to visit in the area:
See world class music concerts at Alltel Pavilion in Raleigh.
Artsplosure in downtown Raleigh in late May, is a free outdoor performing and visual arts event, featuring Juried arts exhibitions and marketplace, the Young Collector’s Mart, Kidsplosure, unique interactive sculptural installations, and performances by national and regional roots, jazz, and contemporary musicians.
Ashley's Art Gallery
National Award Winning Art Gallery in Fuquay-Varina, visited by the art world's renowned artist, Robert Bateman, Bev Doolittle, Luke Buck, Terry Isaac and many more.
We have recently gotten our Beer and Wine License and are featuring Biltmore Estate (North Carolina) and Fine California Wines. The Beer we will feature and have on tap is Carolina Pale Ale brewed just a few miles away from the Inn and they tours every Saturday from 1 PM to 2 PM at the brewery.
The Aviator Brewing Company. Aviator Brewing Company was started to provide fine ales and lagers in North Carolina.
See the Carolina Hurricanes, one of the best professional hockey teams.
Award winning wine makers, Chatham Hill Winery near Raleigh. We also feature Chatham Hill Wine at our Inn. We can help arrange tours of Chatham Hill Winery, which is within 1/2 Hour from the Inn.
Kids of all ages enjoy Exploris in Raleigh, showcasing global cultures, communities, and the inter-connectedness of all peoples.
Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce represents over 400 area businesses visit their website and get a feel for our community.
The Town of Fuquay-Varina site offers information on the town and the area, as well as many historical sites and a calendar of events.
Lazy Lion Books in Fuquay-Varina. This is a locally owned used bookshop on Main Street. The Shop Keepers, Greg and Muirae Hill, do a outstanding job promoting the community.
Museums of Fuquay-Varina.
North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh.
North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh.
North Carolina Theatre is 14 miles from the Inn.
Ava Gardner Museum
Each summer the North Carolina Symphony holds a Summerfest Outdoor Concert Series in Cary. Each Saturday night families bring picnics and lawn chairs and listen to live orchestral music under the towering pines of Regency Park in Cary.
Take highway NC 55 west to US 64 West Ashboro to reach the North Carolina Zoo.
Raven Rock State Park, hike on a scenic Indian trail down the Cape Fear River.
The Club Works offers a free 5-day trial membership.
Cindy Varian did her first Murder Mystery at the Fuquay Mineral Spring Inn & Garden 10 years ago, Stars Theatre and Arts Center is one block from the Inn. Easy walking distance from the Fuquay Mineral Spring Inn and Garden. We can arrange for guests to be a part of the Murder Mystery as well as arranging for their tickets.
We have had a special place on Bald Head Island for years and it is a great place to visit. One of the Best Kept Environmental Secrets in these United States. You travel there by private passenger boat, it is the Southernmost point in the State of North Carolina.