Three Cheers for Three Days Off
Here’s a look at your weekend plans — mandatory cookouts not included.
Have Some Fun
:: Friday, 3-7 p.m. — Browse rare Mercedes and Porsche models on the village green in downtown Pinehurst, as part of the first ever Sandhills Motoring Festival. Info.
:: Friday, 8 p.m. — See “Ferdinand” on the lawn at the Southern Pines Downtown Park. Bring a blanket and bug spray.
:: Friday-Sunday — Take in the action at the Polocrosse in the Pines tournament, held at the Pinehurst Harness Track. It’s free to watch, and food trucks will be on-site. Info.
:: Saturday, 11-noon — Take part in a free yoga class at Railhouse Brewery, followed by a beer of your choice. For military families only. Info.
:: Saturday, 5-7 p.m. — Get pampered at Karma Spa Lounge’s Military Spouse Night. Tickets are $48 and still on sale. Info.
:: Saturday, 7-9 p.m. — Enjoy the view during Wine and Design’s live model night. Info.
Remember the Reason
:: Friday, 6-7 p.m. — Help VFW Post 7318 place flags on veterans’ graves at Westlawn Cemetery. Info.
:: Saturday, 9-11 a.m. — Meet Aberdeen American Legion Post 72 at Bethesda Cemetery for flag placement. Info.
:: Monday, 10-11 a.m. — Join VFW Post 7318 for a Memorial Day Ceremony at Westlawn Cemetery. Info.
:: Monday, 2 p.m. — The Moore County Concert Band plays a free patriotic concert at the Pinehurst Resort, titled “War and Peace.” Info.
:: Monday, 3 p.m. — The Sandhills Chapter of MOAA presents a Memorial Day Observance at The Village Chapel in Pinehurst, including bagpipes. Info.
:: Friday, 6-11 a.m. — Start the day with a MURPH WOD at Southern Pines Crossfit, in support of Gold Star Teen Adventures. Info.
:: Friday through Monday — The St. Andrews Room at the Pinehurst Resort Clubhouse has been transformed into a roller rink through Tuesday, May 29. Borrow a pair of their skates or blades and synchronize your falling to music. $8 members/$10 non. Info.
:: Monday, 9:30-10:45 a.m. — Get down with 300 squats at Anytime Fitness. BYOB body armor. Info.