In 1837, the notary Alphonse Daloz purchased the land comprising Le Touquet. At that time, Le … [Continue Reading]


The source from which Markham draws its name is rich in both resonance and history. In 1791, the … [Continue Reading]

Markham Ontario, Canada

Hsinchu is located in the northwestern part of Taiwan. The city is on the vital north-south freeway … [Continue Reading]

Hsinchu, Taiwan

County Meath is traditionally known as the “Royal County” because it contains the seat of the … [Continue Reading]

County Meath

Beaujolais Wine Celebration is Coming!

The Matthews House August is over.  Soon it will be fall, and that can only mean one thing - time for Sister Cities of Cary's Annual Beaujolais Wine Celebration. Mark your calendars for Friday, November 14 at the Matthews House in Cary.  This is our 8th Annual Wine Celebration and it's shaping up to be another great one.  You'll enjoy live … [Read More...]


Citizen Diplomacy Summit Wrap-up

We had a great Citizen Diplomacy Summit at The Cary on September 11.  It began with a moment of silence in honor of those who lost their lives on 9/11.  The two winning videos were screened and garnered applause from the audience.  The panel discussion was lively and engaging with a lot of questions, comments and ideas from audience members.  We … [Read More...]


Sister Cities of Cary has hosted the following art exhibits and cultural programs supported in part by grants from the Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival, a Cary-based festival supporting local arts and non-profit organizations and activities.
  • 2014 Ceilidh At The Cary
  • 2013 and 2014: International Children’s Day Festival of Cary
  • 2013:  ARTQUILTSrivers Quilt Exhibit at the Cary Arts Center
  • 2011: “Taiwan Sublime” photographic exhibition at Cary Town Hall Campus.