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Learn American History Firsthand
Few places in America have played such a formative role in our country's most defining moments as the communities of Cumberland County. From our original settlement in 1739 by Scottish immigrants through the deployment of troops to Afghanistan and Iraq today, there’s more American history here than you could find in dozens of textbooks. For students, Fayetteville is more than a tourist destination, a visit here will reward your group's curiosity. We’re proud of our rich role in our nation’s history and hold fast to the friendly feel of a true hometown, while providing the cultural and entertainment amenities of bigger cities. Whether your group is in town for a few hours or a few days, they can participate in a wide range of unique activities not found anywhere else.Read More
Travel to Cumberland County Generated over $525 million in 2016
According to figures released by Visit North Carolina this week, domestic travel to Cumberland County generated over $525 million in expenditures in 2016 – a 4.21% increase from 2015.
Fayetteville Holds NC’s Official Lafayette Birthday Celebration
The community continues to honor its connection to Lafayette by holding an annual birthday celebration, to be held this year September 8 through 9. Although his actual birthday is September 6th, the weekend after Labor Day has been designated for this public observance. Both the US Congress and the NC House of Representatives recognize the significance of this celebration. In 2007, the United States Congress issued a proclamation that declared...