Paul Green Festival 2012

Harnett County celebrates native son Paul Green with the Paul Green Festival on
April 20-21, 2012.

Paul Green play
Scene from In Abraham's Bosom - Paul Green's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1926 Broadway drama
Taking place all over Harnett County, featuring a Paul Green Festival Souvenir Booklet describing all the weekend activities:
  • Music
  • Drama (scenes from 1931 The House of Connelly)
  • a Paul Green film (1934 Hollywood film Carolina)
  • Ice-Cream Social
  • The Lost Colony actors  in costume
  • Scottish Pipes & Drums
  • Baseball Games
  • Harnett County School Activities
  • Lectures & stories about Paul Green and his literary life…plus
  • “Harnett County Reads”

Call the Harnett County Library to join the community as they read a novel by Paul Green: This Body the Earth


The Festival is sponsored by:

Campbell University
Friends of Harnett County Public Library
Paul Green Foundation

NC Humanities Council

This project is made possible in part by funding from the North Carolina Humanities Council, a statewide nonprofit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. And with generous support from individuals throughout the State and beyond.