Father Daughter Dance
Click here to see photos from the 2017 Father Daughter Diner Dance.
Saturday, TBA, 2019
Pigs & Pedals
Rolling in Randolph
All riders should sign-in and pick up ride packets between 7:00am and 7:45am beside North Asheboro Swimming Pool, located at 1939 Canoy Drive in Asheboro.
Bike ride will begin at 8:00am sharp on Saturday, September 29th, 2018 . (Rain or Shine!)
25 and 50 mile routes will be offered with the start and finish at North Asheboro Park. The routes will go throughout portions of rural Randolph County passing many points of local interest. Courses are rolling to hilly. Rest stops will be located every 10-15 miles along the well marked course. Personal support teams are welcome. Please obey the rules of the road, as this is an open course.
You can register at the Asheboro Cultural and Recreation Services office or online at
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL NOT BE A 100 MILE OPTION THIS YEAR.
When you participate in the “ROLLING IN RANDOLPH”, you get the following: an official “Rolling in Randolph” T-shirt, course map and a participant number. Numbers must be placed on your bike frame.
A variety of refreshments will be available at each rest stop and the finish. Each rest stop will serve different refreshments. WE PROMISE YOU WON’T GO HUNGRY! Upon completion of your ride, you get a 6” sub for lunch. Shower facilities are available. Please bring your own soap and towels.
Fall Festival 10K Run & Corn Hole Tournament
This will be the 41th Annual Randolph County Fall Festival 10K Run. The 10K (6.2 mile) run will be held on Saturday, October 6th, 2018 beginning at 8:00am. The race will begin at Memorial Park, located on Church St. in Asheboro and will continue throughout the streets of central Asheboro before finishing back at Memorial Park. The course is USATF certified course (NC-04069-PH).
Age Divisions for the 2017 run are as follows:
Male: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 & Over.
Female: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 & Over.
Each participant will receive a "Fall Festival 10k" T-Shirt and race number. Race awards to be given out include: Trophies to the top 3 male/female overall finishers, medals will also be given out to the top 3 male/female finishers in each age division.
To participate in this year's 10K, the early bird cost is $25.00 on or before September 26th and $30.00 after September 26th. You can register at the Asheboro Cultural and Recreation Services office or online at
This inaugural tournament will be run in doubles format and limited to 12 teams. Team members may be any age or gender however all players must throw from the standard 27’ distance. Each registered participant will receive an event t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded to the tournament champions and runner-ups.
Entry fee for the tournament is $20 for each team of two. All teams must pre-register at the Asheboro Cultural and Recreation Services office located at 241 Sunset Avenue.
Deadline for registration is Wednesday, October 3rd or when the 12 team field has been filled whichever comes first.
Trick or Treat in the Park
Trick or Treat in the Park is a FREE event for all ages that is held on October 31st in downtown Asheboro. It is offered as a safe alternative to door to door trick or treating. We have games, prizes, costumes, attractions, and candy, candy, candy.
Santa’s Workshop is an event held on a weekend leading up to the Christmas Holiday at the historic Sunset Theatre. Children 3-10 years old can come make holiday crafts, get their picture taken with Santa, and watch a holiday movie while enjoying a free snack. Pre-registration at our office is required and the cost is $15 per child. Space is Limited.
Downtown Asheboro Fitness Walk
Downtown Asheboro Fitness Walk Program
The Downtown Asheboro Fitness Walk program provides both marked paths and coordinated group walks to encourage Asheboro residents and visitors to develop active lifestyles. The program is sponsored in part by a grant from the NC Health & Wellness Trust Fund.
Mondays - Thursdays
Meet at the Asheboro Downtown Farmers' Market - S. Church Street
Meeting time: 8:00 a.m.
Walk for one hour - approximately three miles
Thrifty Thursday Movies
This activity takes place at the Historic Sunset Theatre in downtown Asheboro. In most months movies are shown on first Thursday’s. Tickets are sold at a discounted rate, and includes a drink and popcorn. This schedule is subject to change based on other seasonal activities. Please click here for the Sunset Theatre Calendar of Events.
Friday Night Bluegrass
Every third Friday of the month, the Sunset Theatre will have a band performance. All shows start at 7:00pm, doors open at 6:00pm. The cost is $5 in advance and $8 at the door. Please click here for the Sunset Theatre Calendar of Events.
Summer Concerts are held on selected weekends between Mid May-Mid September. These concerts take place at Bicentennial Park in Downtown Asheboro. Admission is free. Concessions are available for purchase.
Summer Kids Movies
Summer Kids Movies are played at our Sunset Theatre. Matinees will be shown at 10am and 1pm, admission is $3 and includes fun size drink and popcorn. Evening show will begin at 7pm, admission $5 and includes a small drink and popcorn. For groups of five or more, please call 626-1240 x1 to reserve your seats.
Historic Downtown Asheboro Ghostwalk
September 11th 18th, and 25th
October 9th, 16th, and 23rd
There will be two shows each night at 7:00pm and 8:30pm
Individual tickets for each tour are currently on sale and should be purchased in advance. Tickets are $15.00 per person and can be purchased at the Cultural & Recreation Services office located at 241 Sunset Avenue or online at https://asheborocrs.recdesk.com/Community/Program. Space per tour is limited so purchase your tickets early. Requests for specially scheduled group tours and pricing is also available.
While the Historic Downtown Asheboro Ghostwalk is open to all ages, its content may not be suitable for young children. The Historic Downtown Asheboro Ghostwalk includes stories and reenactments that can be violent in nature and may be unsettling for some patrons. Parent or guardian accompaniment is required for any person(s) under the age of thirteen.