SUMMER FUN in Granville (July/August Events)



Summer comes out to play in Granville.  Check out the fun events planned:


Pat Leveque OakleyCedar Creek Gallery co-founder and studio artist, has returned to the studio to make 50 pots in honor of Cedar Creek Gallery's 50th anniversary.  Pat's hand-coiled pots will come in various shapes, sizes, glazes, colors and prices. The collection is a symphony of light, color, texture and form, enhanced by masterful glazing.  Pat Leveque Oakley: 50 Pots for 50 Years opens June 23 at 10:00 am. The show runs through July 29, 2018.  The gallery is located 1150 Fleming Road in Creedmoor.   For information, log onto


The Granville Chamber of Commerce will host their annual Alive After Five Music Series.  Save the dates for 

July 26th - Downtown Oxford -Gary Lowder & Smokin Hot 
August 16th – Butner Gazebo Park – The Konnection Band
September 13th – Oxford – Jim Quick & Coastline

Each event is from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  Come out for an evening of good food, great entertainment and drinks.
For more information, log onto



Vino Oasi is premier event center and winery located in Stem. There will be a Wine Down Wednesdays on July 18th and August 15th where you can stop by after work and bring new neighbors, friends and family to tour the space, while enjoying some nibbles from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Beer and wine available for purchase.     For more information, log onto

Come to Historic Downtown Oxford to dine, shop and explore during their Sip & Shop Series.  On September 12th there will be Store-GATE:  Pre-party for Alive After Five.  On August 3rd & 4th there will be Oxford Sidewalk Sale from 10 am to 5 pm each day.  

Come experience Oxford Outdoors:  Bring a lawn chair and your crew to the come build some memories.  Some events include:

movie July 19th Movie on Main Street – "Jumanji" on Main Street in downtown Oxford
August 16th Movie Night at Oxford City Hall Theater – "Incredibles"

Upcoming in the Fall & 2019
Oct 31st  (Wednesday) 5:30 pm "Coco" in Oxford City Hall Theater
Feb 2019 City Hall Theater -Honor Black History Month-"Black Panther"

For more information, CLICK HERE or log onto their Facebook page

playCreedmoor Parks & Recreation Committee will host National Day of Play on Friday, August 3rd from 4 pm to 9 pm at the Creedmoor gymnasium and ballfield, located on 108 Wilton Avenue.  This year's carnival-themed event is planned to be bigger and better than ever - including live entertainment, DJ-provided music with lots of interaction, games, prizes and face painting.  Come and enjoy hot dogs, beverages, son-cones and more.  All activites, food and veverages are free of charge while they last.  For more information visit



The Hub on Main will host weekly events for food, beer,  and wine lovers:

Bread Share with Strong Arm Bakery on Every Thursday 4 pm to 6 pm
Brewery Beer Tastings on Every Friday 
Sushi Sundays (once a month) .  

For upcoming events CLICK HERE and log onto their Facebook Page The Hub on Main NC



The Granville County Library System will sponsor several programs in the Summer:

July 30-August 3rd from the Thornton Library in Oxford will host "Science in the Summer" Level I & II and August 1st-3rd for Level III
For more information and registration CLICK HERE for South Branch and CLICK HERE for Thornton Library.