The small towns of Fuquay Springs and Varina became one municipality in 1963. Since then,
Fuquay-Varina (pronounced "FEW-qway vah-REE-na) has held on to a charming small town feel.
Plus, "located just 15 minutes south of the capital city, [Fuquay-Varina] remains a rewarding
destination for those looking for day-trip adventure or a weekend getaway." (from visitraleigh.com)
Located next to South Park
and the Fuquay-Varina Splash Pad
Meeting Rooms for town sponsored classes--
click below to view offerings!
Next to the Fuquay-Varina Community Center, South Park is
frequently home to many town activities and celebrations! Complete
with sports fields, a playground, picnic shelter, a walking track and
access to Jeff Wells Memorial Trail (a paved greenway), this is also
home to the town's ever popular Splash Pad!
Discovered in 18 by the Fuquay brothers on their father's farm, "[t]he Mineral Spring was believed to have healing powers and visitors came from far and wide to partake of the mineral waters."
Newly opened in 2019, the Arts Center features "art gallery, administrative offices, dance, painting, and digital studios and four classrooms" in refinished space, as well as a brand new "294-seat theatre, complete with technical booth and performance support spaces"
Housed in the old Varina train depot, this gastropub shocases Aviator's craft beers as well as delectable appetizers and twists on classic American pub cusine. Enjoy comfortable outdoor dining and local musicians!
Who can resist this amazing 6,000-square-foot splash pad? Open from Memorial to Labor Day!
"The Fuquay-Varina Museums Complex
consists of six museums: TheFirst Fuquay
Post Office, the "Squire" Ballentine Schoolhouse, the Centennial Museum, the Tobacco Barn,
the Johnson Playhouse, and the Norfolk
Southern Caboose #375. "
This former golf course is now a beautiful green space for the town to enjoy! The park includes
143 acres, multiple ponds, and five miles of
paved trails .
Newly re-opened in 2020 after a $5.5 million renovation! Fleming Loop boasts a multiple partially-shaded play areas, a fun climbing orb for kids, paved trails and sports fields.
Falcon Park features a playground, picnic shelter, a concession building, a "performance lawn" for events and a few paved trails
Choose your location! Aviator has FOUR options in Fuquay-Varina, all with great things to offer! Try all of them for great food and craft beer-- SmokeHouse BBQ Restaurant, Aviator TapHouse & Kitchen, Aviator Pizzeria & BeerShop, and Brewery Hangar Bar for Beer Drinking.
"A Taste of Southern Hospitality". This restaurant and bar carries local beers from Mason Jar Lager Co, as well as their take on amazing classic and modern Southern cuisine!
Home to amazing coffee, baked goods, beer
and a wine bar... PLUS Keto-friendly baked
goods and drinks. Be sure to try their ever changing types of macarons!
At Cultivate Coffee "[y]ou get to see into our roasting process, while drinking the freshest coffee around." Stop by for amazing coffee, plus baked goods from local Bestow Baked Goods and breakfast/ lunch items from local gluten-free catering company Living Fit!
"Founded in 2014, we are a small, veteran and woman owned brewery with locations in Fuquay-Varina and Benson, NC. We offer a variety of handcrafted brews in a casual atmosphere with dog friendly patios and outdoor fire pits."
"If you’re looking for a “real” bakery, you’re in the right place! We are a family-owned and operated bakery creating handcrafted baked goods from scratch. All of our products are made in small batches and baked in our kitchen using time-honored techniques and all natural ingredients."
We have moved to downtown Raleigh!
We are now located in the warehouse district.
Find us at 223 S West Street
Suite 900 Raleigh NC 27603.
Entrance on the 9th floor of The Dillon.
Reception area open 9A - 5P Mon - Fri.
Come visit us!