8 Great Things to do in the Triad Oct. 9-11

by Rebecca Harrelson

What: Fall Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance

When: October 8October 11

Where: Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival of Music and Dance-1439 Henderson Tanyard Rd, Pittsboro, North Carolina 27312

Located on 72 beautiful farmland acres in Chatham County, North Carolina, just down the road from Chapel Hill, Raleigh, Durham, Burlington, and Greensboro. The festival also features local crafts, delicious food, various children’s activities, healing arts practitioners, dancing and music workshops, environmental sustainability forums, and much more in a family-friendly setting.

What: The Five L’s at Ziggy’s – Benefit for Wendy Baldwin

When: Friday at 8:00pm

Where: Ziggy’s- 170 W 9th St, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101

What: Art on Tap 2015

When: Saturday at 4:00pm – 7:00pm

Where: Westerwood Tavern-508 Guilford Ave, Greensboro, North Carolina 27401

There is never a shortage of community arts projects and beer in Greensboro! The outdoor event from 4-7 pm will feature LOCAL ARTISTS creating works to be raffled off later in the evening. Works include jewelry, street art, ceramics, and print shop in addition to raffle packages. A KIDS ZONE will include chalk art, face painting, a giant coloring page, a Photobiz Photo Booth and more interactive activities for kids of all ages. Entertainment will feature LIVE MUSIC and after party will go until 2 am inside Westerwood!

What: Seeds of Saints with Carrie Paz

When: Saturday at 8:00pm

Where: Common Grounds-602 S Elam Ave, Greensboro, North Carolina 27403

Seeds of Saints if one of Greensboro’s most beautiful couples. Their melodies are stunning and timeless. If you haven’t had the chance to see them perform, this is a great opportunity. Come out this Saturday evening for an evening of intimate music with Seeds of Saints and Carrie Paz. Show starts at 8 and is free to all.

What: Full Night of JujuGuru at the Fat Frogg!

When: Friday at 10:00pm

Where: Fat Frogg Bar and Grill-2009 Timberline Station Rd, Elon, North Carolina 27244

Based out of Burlington, NC, JuJuGuru is a power duo like no other before them. They create a sound as if they were a 4 piece band. If you have been missing out or can’t get enough of JujuGuru, here is your chance to come get your fix! A full night of the Powerhouse Duo!

What: FemFest 2015

When: October 9October 10

Where: The Garage-110 W 7th St, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27101

What: John Lennon’s B-Day w/ Crystal Bright & the Silver Hands and Special Guests

When: Friday at 9:00pm

Where: The Blind Tiger

1819 Spring Garden St, Greensboro, North Carolina 27403

What: Small Batch Singer Songwriter Series Presents Mark Dillon and Colin Cutler

When: Sunday at 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Where: Gibb’s Hundred Brewing Company

117 W Lewis St, Greensboro, North Carolina