Events Around The Community
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.
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...