Adot Pro Accessibility LinkVisit adot pro compliant version of this website

Fearrington News

From annual on-site events held in The Fearrington Barn or at the Garden Terrace, to local community or worldwide food events, Fearrington's team crafts great food, wine and service for all to enjoy. Read more below about what's happening in and around Fearrington!

TH1RT3EN

Steve Cavanagh has done it again. 3 novels, 3 pulse pounding page-turners that will keep you up all night reading, with his latest, TH1RT3EN, maybe being the best of the lot. Eddie Flynn returns and works his grifter’s magic in the courtroom as he defends his client from the crimes of an anonymous somebody very close to the trial itself. Eddie has his suspicions but how to prove...



Full Post

The Darwin Affair

Take a Shakespeare spouting detective, hot on the heels of a hired killer hunting Prince Albert, add a little Dickens, a dash of Darwin, and what do you get? A highly entertaining romp through early era Victorian England that you can’t put down, that’s what! From page one I was trapped and I didn’t care, the pages almost turning by themselves, because this is one of those books that is...



Full Post

Sheri Castle Cooking Classes at Fearrington

Summer Cooking Classes with Sheri Castle

Did you know that award-winning professional food writer, cook, recipe developer and cooking instructor Sheri Castle teaches culinary classes at Fearrington? Sheri has contributed to many wonderful books including James Beard award winners, IACP award winners, and New York Times best selling cookbooks and she's the author of The Southern Living Community Cookbook, Instantly...



Full Post

Colin Bedford Chefs Cycle

Colin Bedford Cycles for No Kid Hungry

On May 14-16, Fearrington House's Executive Chef Colin Bedford will once again join a group of chefs from across the country for Chefs Cycle, a 300 mile endurance bike ride to raise money for No Kid Hungry. This annual fundraiser helps raise awareness around the issue of food insecurity that so many people in our communities face. No Kid Hungry hopes to raise $2 million this year, and you can...



Full Post

mcintyres books turns 30

Happy Birthday McIntyre’s!

On National Independent Bookstore Day, Saturday, April 27th, McIntyre’s Books turns 30 years old and is celebrating with cake, prosecco, live music, readings, and giveaways throughout the day. At 11am, McIntyre’s will host a dual reading with Belle Boggs, with her new novel The Gulf, and Therese Anne Fowler, with her novel, A Well-Behaved Woman. At 4pm, we’ll cut the birthday cake and Mr....



Full Post

fearrington house in spring

NC Beer Month Kickoff with Four Saints Beer Dinner

We are so thrilled to be lucky enough to host Four Saints Brewing to kick off NC Beer Month. Since I arrived at Fearrington in 2017, I've had the pleasure of getting our beer dropped off by Joel McClosky, one of the founders of the brewery... We've shared good beer stories, chatted about emerging beer styles, what's going on in the industry, and have lusted after the idea of holding a beer dinner...



Full Post

2019 beltie prize winner james anderson

The 2019 Beltie Prize for Best Mystery Goes To….

The 2019 Beltie Prize for best mystery goes to James Anderson for his superb novel, Lullaby Road. Why? You may ask. Well, I dare you to read up to the top of page 5 and want to stop. And it only gets better from there. This is not only a story of community, but also the redemptive qualities of community. Lullaby Road, in some ways, is like the island of misfit children....



Full Post

Watson’s Cocktails for Valentines Day

Valentine’s Day is a special, one-of-a-kind holiday, and nothing says “I love you” better than wine and dinner by candlelight with just you and your one and only. It is also loaded with important decisions to make – what to eat, what to drink, what to do, where to go, what to get, the list goes on. Luckily, at the Fearrington House Restaurant, we have you covered on every front; romantic...



Full Post

The Second Annual Beltie Mystery Prize and An Intro to Pete Mock

The second annual Beltie Mystery Prize is down to the final three! What is the Beltie Mystery Prize you might ask? It's an award given to the best mystery book of the year as chosen by Pete Mock, our Mystery Guru. We thought that given his prestigious status as Guru you might like to know a bit more about him. Read on for an introduction. But first, Pete's top finalists are: The Witch...



Full Post

Galloway Ridge Hosts “Growing Together” Summer Camp

Our friends and neighbors at Galloway Ridge are hosting groups of children from Siler City's Boys & Girls Club for mini camps this summer. Fearrington Village is proud to partner for these special sessions. Thanks to Galloway Ridge resident Bob Holton and all the other volunteers who are making these fun summer camps possible!  Bob Holton shared more with us about the summer fun and...



Full Post