2009 Arts and Crafts Festival
Food, entertainment and arts, from North Carolina and Tennessee, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Riverwalk Park, 211 River St. 828-898-4292. www.averycountyartscouncil.org.
30th Annual Kuumba Festival
Featuring artist Sunshine Anderson and more. 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Onslow County Fairgrounds, 146 Broadhurst Road. $5. 910-478-9899.
Aug. 22. Fayetteville
Featuring vendors, music, cultural displays and more, 12 - 7 p.m. Seabrook Park, 1520 Slater Ave. Free. 910-483-6152.
J'ville Bike Bash
Aug. 29. Jacksonville
Featuring professional stunt shows, stunt team competition, custom bike displays and more, 9 a.m. Coastal Plains Raceway, 4744 Richlands Highway. $10-$15. 910-389-4074. www.jvillebikebash.com
Aug. 29. Jamestown
A festival fantastic for the Carolinas, 6 p.m. Castle McCulloch, 3925 Kivett Drive. 336-887-5413. $10-$60. www.castlemcculloch.com
Carolina Beach Film and Fireworks
Thursday, Carolina Beach
Each Thursday during summer Carolina Beach stages live music and fireworks. 6-9 p.m. on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk. Free. 910-458-8434. www.pleasureislandnc.org
Moore in America
Through October, Atlanta
The largest outdoor exhibition in the U.S. of British artist Henry Moore's sculptures, Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-876-5859.
Through Nov. 1. Blowing Rock
"Day Out with Thomas" the train, "Fun Fest with Bob the Builder." $22 (children 3-12) $30 (13 and up). www.tweetsie.com