Saturday, 2/16: MOVIE IN THE GYM
Are you tired of having nothing to do and being cooped up in the house during this cold, frigid winter? Grab your family and friends, bring your folding chairs and come on out to the Soldier’s Memorial Sports Arena on 24th Street in Butner on Saturday, February 16th at 7:00 pm! The Butner Community Association and the Town of Butner is hosting a family movie night, showing Disney’s Frozen! Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Doors open at 6:30 pm.
Saturday, 3/30: MOVIE IN THE GYM
Come out for another fun family movie night inside Soldier’s Memorial Sports Arena, located on 24th Street in Butner on Saturday, March 30th at 7:00 pm. The Butner Community Association and the Town of Butner is hosting a family movie night, showing Pixar’s FINDING DORY. Bring your family & friends, and your chairs or a blanket to sit on. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Doors open at 6:30 pm.
Saturday, 4/6: BEAUTIFY BUTNER DAY @ Gazebo Park @ 8 am - noon
Are you tired of seeing littered streets in Butner? Let’s do something about it! Plan to be a part of a surprisingly fun morning where picking up litter while socializing with others will make your day! We are seeking individual volunteers, families, civic groups, church groups, local businesses, etc. to help the Butner Community Association make Butner more beautiful!
Friday, 5/31: BUTNER STREET DANCE, 7 - 10 pm
This is how the BCA likes to start off the Butner Chicken Pickin’ festival weekend! It’s a really fun night of line dancing, shagging, and listening to music! Bring your dance partner, your chairs and appetite because we have local food vendors waiting to take your order!
The event is held in the Lifestyle Fitness parking lot, located at 106 West C Street in Butner. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held at Soldier’s Memorial Sports Arena, located at 416 24th Street. Featured band is the Castaways Band.
Saturday, 6/1: BUTNER CHICKEN PICKIN’ at Gazebo Park 9am – 4pm
The Butner Chicken Pickin’ features day-long live entertainment on two stages, BBQ chicken cook-off contest, lots of food and craft vendors, kiddie activities and rides, tractor show, and a car show that can’t be beat! The featured band this year is The Soul Psychedelique Orchestra.
The event will be held rain or shine at Gazebo Park on Central Avenue in Butner. For the safety of others, pets, skateboards and bicycles are not allowed at the event.
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Friday, 12/6: CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK at Gazebo Park. Children visit with Santa at 5:00 and program starts at 7 pm.
This is a beautiful evening, which includes a children’s time of visiting with Santa, Christmas music and entertainment, a reading of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, and the official lighting of the town’s Christmas tree.
Children can visit with Santa from 5:00 until 6:45 pm and at 7:00 pm, the program begins.
Saturday, 12/7: BUTNER CHRISTMAS PARADE @ 2 pm
The Butner Christmas Parade is held on Central Avenue. It’s an exciting day with many seasonal floats, bands, local businesses and churches, school & civic groups, dance groups, etc participate in this big event.
The cost to participate is only $10 per entry except non-profit groups such as churches and schools, which have no entry fee.