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 countryside

New Sister City for Cary?

Will Cary soon have a new Sister City?  It may happen, and sooner than you think.  We have been working with officials from Wardha, India, in the Maharashtra State which is where Mumbai is located for the past year.  We have a good draft of our Partnership Agreement that is being shared with officials in both towns.  Next step?  Finding a good date … [Read More...]

Happy Anniversaries

40 years of Lazy Daze and 25 years of Sister Cities Association of Cary.  We're celebrating both this year. Sister Cities Association of Cary has been heavily involved with Lazy Daze for many years as the sponsor of the ever-popular Beer Garden.  Be sure to join us this year as we celebrate 40 years of Lazy Daze and Sister Cities of Cary's 25th … [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.
  • 2015 Ceilidh At The Cary Arts Center
  • 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.