Take a leisurely stroll downtown and enjoy great food and shopping. Downtown is also the location of many seasonal events and festivals, including:
- Clay Street After Work - Clay Street After Work features live music the third Friday night of each month from 7-9 p.m., May - August.
- 4th of July- A family parade is held each July 4.
- Autumn Fest - This event is held in October and features vendors and entertainment.
- Dogwood Festival - The Dogwood Festival is held downtown each April and includes a 5K Run held on Friday. Saturday includes entertainment and vendors.
Downtown also includes the Mebane Historical Museum and a wide variety of restaurants and shops.