2021 Winners – Arts & Community

BEST ART GALLERY

ARTworks Vass

Seagrove Pottery of the Sandhills

The Arts Council of Moore County at The Campbell House

BEST CHARITY RUN

Reindeer Fun Run

Friend to Friend’s Rock ‘N Run

ShamRock ‘N Roll

BEST COMMUNITY MUSIC VENUE

Sunrise Theater’s First Bank Amphitheater

Bradshaw Performing Arts Center at Sandhills Community College

The Rooster’s Wife


BEST COMMUNITY/AMATEUR PERFORMING ARTS GROUP

The Encore Center by Carolina Performing Arts Studio

Moore Philharmonic Orchestra

Pinecrest Players Theatre Department

BEST DANCE STUDIO

The Encore Center by Carolina Performing Arts Studio

Seven Lakes Dance

Terpsichore…a moving experience

BEST FARMERS MARKET

Moore County Farmers Market

Kalawi Farm

Sandhills Farmers Market at Tufts Memorial Park

BEST FUNDRAISING EVENT

Sandhills Children’s Center’s Festival of Trees

Caring Hearts for Canines’ Furever Yours

Sunrise Theater’s First Friday

BEST HOLIDAY EVENT

Sandhills Children’s Center’s Festival of Trees

Pik N Pig’s Santa Fly-In

Village of Pinehurst’s Christmas Tree Lighting

BEST LOCAL CHOIR

Pinecrest High School Chamber Ensemble

Union Pines Chamber Chorus

Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church

BEST LOCAL MUSICIAN – GROUP

Whiskey Pines

whiskeypinesband.com

McKenzie Brothers Band

Dark Horse

BEST LOCAL SOLO MUSICIAN

Tony Barnes

Frankie Moree

Momma Molasses

BEST PLACE TO GET CREATIVE

9th of September Pottery Painting

ARTworks Vass

Hammer & Stain

BEST PLACE TO GET POTTERY

Seagrove Pottery of the Sandhills

Jugtown Pottery

9th of September Pottery Painting

BEST PLACE TO GIVE YOUR TIME OR MONEY – animals

Caring Hearts for Canines

Moore Humane Society

Animal Advocates of Moore County

BEST PLACE TO GIVE YOUR TIME OR MONEY – arts

Sunrise Theater

Union Pines Viking Classic (Marching Band)

Weymouth Center For The Arts & Humanities


BEST PLACE TO GIVE YOUR TIME OR MONEY – children

Boys & Girls Club of the Sandhills

Prancing Horse Center for Therapeutic Horsemanship

Sandhills Children’s Center

BEST PLACE TO GIVE YOUR TIME OR MONEY – community service

Friend to Friend 

Habitat for Humanity of the NC Sandhills

Sandhill Moore Coalition for Human Care


BEST PLACE TO GIVE YOUR TIME OR MONEY – seniors

Meals on Wheels of the Sandhills

Aging Outreach Services

St. Joseph of the Pines


BEST PLACE TO GO ON A DATE

Ironwood

Beefeaters

Ashten’s

BEST PLACE TO WATCH A MOVIE

Sunrise Theater

Paragon Theater

Downtown Park in Southern Pines

BEST PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS COMPANY

The Carolina Philharmonic

The Encore Center by Carolina Performing Arts Studio

Temple Theatre

BEST PUBLIC/SEMI-PRIVATE GOLF COURSE

Mid South Club

Pinehurst No. 2

Country Club of Whispering Pines

BEST SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT

Mockingbird On Broad

Caring Hearts for Canines

The Country Bookshop

BEST WEDDING VENUE

The Fair Barn

Weymouth Center For The Arts & Humanities

Pinehurst Resort

BEST WEDDING/EVENT PLANNER

Hollyfield Design Inc

Jack Hadden Floral & Event Design

Vision Events

BEST WEDDING/FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHER

Rustic Rooster Photography

Lolly’s Lens Photography

Emerald Photography