EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
WHAT: Skyward presents the work of four artists who search and observe the skies for the subjects of their work. Skyward is presented in conjunction with ‘The Globe and the Cosmos,’ a university-wide celebration of the 450th anniversary of the births of Shakespeare and Galileo. WHEN: All day. WHERE: Weatherspoon Art Museum 500 Tate Street Greensboro MORE: Free event.
16 SNOOP DOGG
WHAT: Multi-platinum artist, actor and entertainment icon Snoop Dogg is at the forefront of popular culture with awardwinning albums and songs, multiple films, lifestyle products, philanthropic efforts, and digital ventures, including his YouTube original series ‘GGN News.’ Snoop Dogg has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and received multiple GRAMMY nominations. WHEN: 4 p.m. WHERE: Ziggy’s Music Hall 170 W. 9th St. Winston-Salem MORE: $40 – $150
16 THE BROTHAS
WHAT: In honor of Jazz Appreciation Month, the High Point Arts Council’s Third Thursdays concert in April will feature The Brothas playing, what else, jazz! Join us on Thursday, April 16, at 7:00 p.m. at the Centennial Station Arts Center. The Brothas is a five-piece band that also plays gospel, rhythm & blues, neo-soul, in addition to jazz, and returning to Centennial Station by popular demand! WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Centennial Station Arts Center 121 S. Centennial Street High Point MORE: $7 admission.
16 SHAKORI HILLS
WHAT: A music lovers’ paradise, Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival is a family-friendly celebration of music, dance, art, & education. 4 days, 4 stages, & over 60 bands in beautiful, green Chatham County! The Spring 2015 Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival will begin Thursday, April 16th and end Sunday, April 20th. WHEN: All day. WHERE: Shakori Hills Farm 1439 Henderson Tanyard Rd., Pittsboro MORE: $27-$124 admission. Kids under 12 are free!
17 RHONDA VINCENT AND THE RAGE
WHAT: Vincent’s music incorporates savvy contemporary touches while drawing deeply from the authentic traditions of classic bluegrass, with a flawless band that can execute break-neck instrumentals to heart-wrenching ballads. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Carolina Theatre – Greensboro 310 South Greene Street MORE: Tickets are $20.50-$37.50.
17 RIVERRUN 2015 OPENING GALA
WHAT: Come kick off the 17th Annual RiverRun International Film Festival with our Opening Gala celebration. Live music, Cash Bar, and Dessert Buffet. Ticket Required. Cocktail attire recommended. WHEN: 9 p.m. WHERE: Millennium Center 101 W. 5th St. Winston Salem MORE: $13 admission.
18 COBBLESTONE FARMER’S MARKET
WHAT: Cobblestone Farmer’s Market returns for its fourth year in Old Salem from 9am-12pm. Growing to nearly 40 vendors, the market is a fully vetted sustainable producer-only farmers market bringing the people of Winston-Salem access to the best in seasonal produce and products. WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: Old Salem Visitor Center 900 Old Salem Road Winston-Salem MORE: Free event.
18 JOLO INTERNA- TIONAL FOOD AND WINE FEST
WHAT: International Food Stations. Live Entertainment. All day long! You choose your wine experience: Regional/National/ Worldwide. On-line ticketing now open at jolovineyards.com WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: JOLO Winery & Vineyards Pilot Mountain, NC MORE: $25 – $55 admission. 4 food and wine options available.
18 THE MUSIC OF LED ZEPPELIN
WHAT: Rock out to the music of legendary band, Led Zeppelin, considered one of the most successful, innovative, and influential rock groups in history, with the Winston-Salem Symphony at its Plugged-In Pops! concert. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: R.J. Reynolds Memorial Auditorium, 301 Hawthorne Road Winston Salem MORE: $20-$67 admission.
21 KEVIN HART
WHAT: Kevin Hart’s WHAT NOW? TOUR is smashing records for comedy tours selling over half a million tickets in the first weekend of on-sales. Ticket sales of that volume have been reserved for pop stars and rock bands alike. Kevin Harts adds Comedic Rockstar to that category affirming his popularity as a globally-renowned entertainer. WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: The Greensboro Coliseum Complex. 1921 West Lee St Greensboro MORE: $60 admission.