Tag Archives: chapel hill



Saxapaaahaeeww….what?

If you haven’t been to Saxapahaw you are missing out! Once a booming mill town, the small hamlet of Saxapahaw, named so in relation to the former Sissapahaw tribe that settled the area, fell onto hard times until a few remaining community members rallied together to revitalize a whole town. And they succeeded. It is […]



Local Holiday Shopping Take 2!

  If you haven’t had enough holiday shopping- before the actual holidays, then here is another dose of Triangle/Piedmont area Holiday markets and Christmas Bazaars for your hand made, specialty item to stun the folks on your shopping list. If you are a live or die Black Friday shopper consider stepping out of your comfort […]


Are you down with DPAC?

If you have been in the triangle long you will have already been to or heard of DPAC. We are lucky to live so close to an amazing cultural arts community that includes the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC). This venue draws an impressive line up of artists and performances focusing on live action entertainment […]


Have you been to Bynum?

What’s a Bynum you might ask. Bynum is a small hamlet in Chatham County near Fearrington Village between Pittsboro and Chapel Hill on HWY 15-501. Bynum, once a bustling Mill town in the early 1900’s now keeps itself on the map through a series of fun community centered events. The Bynum General Store was the […]


Southern Village’s Outdoor Movies

Southern Village is a great family friendly community that has restaurants, a grocery store, playground, basketball courts, gym, church, gelato and coffee shop, movie theater and more! The Lumina movie theater is a small and cozy movie theater that serves the traditional popcorn, candy and icees along with the non traditional craft beers and wine. […]