EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
23 ROCK THE RAILS
WHAT: Mingle Music Microbrews – Join Yes! Weekly in The Railyard every Thursday beginning April 23rd to enjoy great bands, good company, and cold craft beer. The weekly outdoor event will feature some of the region’s best bands, playing from the Caboose stage on the grass yard between Spice Cantina and The Worx. Craft Central will serve several of the area’s favorite microbrews, along with other great surprises.WHEN: 5 p.m. WHERE: The Railyard Entertainment Complex. 120 Barnhardt Street Greensboro MORE: Free event.
23 JEFF ROSENSTOCK
WHAT: Jeff Rosenstock is an American musician and songwriter from Long Island. He was the lead singer of the ska-band The Arrogant Sons of Bitches and the musical collective Bomb the Music Industry!, and is currently the front man of the indie rock band Kudrow. More recently, he has begun solo career, releasing his first solo album. WHEN: 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Cat’s Cradle 300 East Main Street Carrboro MORE: $10 admission.
24 DRAG BINGO
WHAT: Prepare to enjoy an evening of drag bingo. Our theme, ‘Pageant Bingo,’ is sure to be a fun fill filled event. Proceeds from GGF Drag Bingo are used to grant necessary funding to LGBTQIA organizations. Fun for absolutely everyone! Best dressed attendee wins a prize, so get creative! WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: The Empire Room 230 South Elm Street Greensboro MORE: $15 – $20 admission.
24 MOLLY RINGWALD
WHAT: Award-winning actress, author, and singer Molly Ringwald is probably best known for her roles in the John Hughes’ motion pictures Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Pretty in Pink. Now she will pair her mesmerizing vocal style with the UNCG Jazz Ensemble I and strings, directed by Chad Eby, in an evening of music from the American Songbook. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Aycock Auditorium 408 Tate Street Greensboro MORE: $10.68 – $21.35 admission.
25 LAST SATURDAY SMOKEOUT
WHAT: A summer series to remember. Each month this spring and summer, we will host a smoker’s event for the aficionado or the person interested in trying the hobby. This month (March) features Salem Cigar Factory with the handmade cigar roller joinging us. Ticket prices are $20 in advance, and include a complimentary cigar. WHEN: 3 p.m. WHERE: Churchill’s on Elm 213 South Elm Street Greensboro MORE: $20 admission.
25 LIBERTY ANTIQUES FESTIVAL
WHAT: A summer series to remember. Each month this spring and summer, we will host a smoker’s event for the aficionado or the person interested in trying the hobby. This month (March) features Salem Cigar Factory with the handmade cigar roller joining us. Ticket includes complimentary cigar.WHEN: 3 p.m. WHERE: 2855 Pike Farm Rd, Staley NC MORE: $15 – $20 admission.
25 RIVER PARK CONCERT
WHAT: This is an opportunity for people of all ages to come together and enjoy the beautiful green spaces of downtown Hillsborough’s River Park on the banks of the Eno River to listen to great music, meet local artists, drink & eat delicious food, and celebrate the extraordinary arts in historic Hillsborough & North Carolina. WHEN: 12 p.m. WHERE: Historic Downtown Hillsborough, S Churton St. and W King St.MORE: Free event.
25 CROSSROADS CRAFTERNOON
WHAT: Join us at West End Terrace for a great afternoon of Music, BBQ, Craft Beer and Wine tasting in downtown Elon for a great cause! Proceeds from this will go to helping those who have suffered the effects of sexual assault and violence. This is a casual craft beer and wine tasting experience.WHEN: 3 p.m. WHERE: West End Terrace 138 W. Lebanon Ave, Elon. MORE: $35 admission.
26 LADIES NIGHT
WHAT: Ladies’ Night Out Painting pARTies at my studio are popular not only with women looking for something fun and different to do with their girlfriends, but also with those interested in dusting off their neglected creativity. Come join me in painting these fabulous pieces of artwork. No outlines, just your creative energy and our instruction. WHEN: 2 p.m. WHERE: Tracey Marshall’s Studio 4815 Fox Chase Road, Greensboro. MORE: $35 admission.
27 THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA
WHAT: The Devil Wears Prada is the musical embodiment of a generational shift. Built on a diverse array of heavy, dark, melodic and genre-defying music; hardened and sharpened by putting in road work together since the days when they had to skip class to tour. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Cone Denim Entertainment Center. 117 South Elm Street Greensboro MORE: $17 – $30 tickets.