Sanford's Performance, Arts & Community Center

The Mann Center of North Carolina is a non-profit Performance, Arts & Community Center located in Sanford, NC in Lee County.  In addition to hosting productions in our 300-seat performance hall, we have over 20 office spaces, a conference room, and a multi-use room available for rent. The Mann Center is also home to several local non-profit organizations.

From our origins as a public school building, to our present-day role as a community resource for all Lee County residents, the Mann Center is proud to play a contributing role in enhancing the exceptional quality of life we enjoy in Sanford and Lee County.

To schedule an event, rent an office or learn more about upcoming activities at the Mann Center, please contact us at 919-775-5273, or by email at [email protected].

Interested in rental space for an event or your business/organization?
The Mann Center has indoor and outdoor space available.

Visit the Mann Center of North Carolina for a full selection of enjoyable entertainment, concerts, comedy acts and touring productions, as well as the best in local live activities, in our 300-seat performance hall.  Follow us on Facebook and bookmark our website for the latest event announcements and ticket information.

We’ll see you at The Mann!

Lee County Community Orchestra  Holiday Celebration — Saturday, December 2

Be part of Sanford’s Holiday Tradition and join us on Saturday, December 2, for Enchantments — A Holiday Celebration — performed by the Lee County Community Orchestra. 

Admission is free, plus door prizes compliments of Big Bloomers Flower Farm.

Under the direction of Music Director Vincent Povazsay, and part of the orchestra’s Explorations 2023-24 series, LCCO will perform at 3pm and 7:30pm. Enjoy holiday favorites, siuch a Handel’s Messiah, March of the Toys, Silent Night, Humperdinck’s Hansel & Gretel Overture and much more!

For more details, follow the Lee County Community Orchestra on Facebook.

Phone: (919) 775-5273