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WEDNESDAY

13 ABUNDANCE

WHAT: Wild western In 1860s Wyoming, two mail order brides meet while waiting for their husbands to arrive. Bess is a romantic, yearning for her one true love. Macon Hill is fiercely determined to make a new life in the wild, wild West. Far from what they expected, the years pass and their lives become entangled. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Hanesbrands Theatre-Milton Rhodes Center, 209 N. Spruce Street, Winston-Salem MORE: $10-$48 admission.

THURSDAY

14 ROCK LEGENDS: BOSTON

WHAT: BOSTON is a staple of classic rock radio playlists. Their best known songs include ‘More Than A Feeling,’ ‘Peace of Mind,’ ‘Foreplay/Long Time,’ ‘Rock and Roll Band,’ ‘Smokin’,’ and ‘Don’t Look Back’ among others. BOSTON has released five studio albums and one compilation album, selling over 31 million copies in the United States. WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: The Greensboro Coliseum Complex. 1921 West Lee St, Greensboro MORE: $40 admission.

THURSDAY

14 COMEDY OPEN MIC

WHAT: Get your laugh on! Come see the best of the Triad’s local comedy scene. Both new and seasoned comics perform weekly. Same low admission price whether you polish your comedy skills on stage or just want to watch. Sign-up for stage time begins at 7:30pm and fills up fast. Serving beer/wine. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: The Idiot Box Comedy Club 348 S. Elm St. Greensboro MORE: $5 admission.

FRIDAY

15 INSTRO SUMMIT 2015

WHAT: Surf music fans! Instrumental Music fans! Fans of music in general! Come join us at the Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro, NC to see America’s largest all-instrumental music festival from May 15th-17th. WHEN: 5:30 p.m. WHERE: Cat’s Cradle 300 East Main Street, Carrboro MORE: $14-$30 admission. $30 for the Three Day Festival Pass.

FRIDAY

15 MOVIES IN THE PARK

WHAT: Join us for our summer kick-off of Movies in the Park. We’ll have games, food trucks, goodie bags and more! May 15- Big Hero 6. All movies start at dusk – bring lawn chair, picnic blanket, and your friends and family! WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Harmon Park 152 S. Main Street, Kernersville MORE: Free event.

FRIDAY

15 JARROD HARRIS

WHAT: Former voice and co-writer of Action Figure Therapy’s – Jungle Recon, Snow, and many others. Seen on TBS’s Lopez Tonight , Comedy Central’s Live At Gotham. Harris’ act is an oddly comfortable mix of trailer-park filth, comic angst and hipster irony. While his style may fit into several categories along the comedy spectrum, his clever writing only fits into one: funny. WHEN: 8 p.m. | 10 p.m. WHERE: Laughing Gas Comedy Club 2105 B Peters Creek Pkwy, Winston-Salem MORE: $5 admission.

SATURDAY

16 18TH ANNUAL PICKIN’ IN THE PARK

WHAT: 18th Annual Pickin’ in the Park at Hagan Stone Park. There are workshops and live music FREE and fun for the whole family. All ages welcome. Drinks, hot dog plates, BBQ plates, and ice cream will be available to purchase! Join in on our Raffle, too! WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: Hagan-Stone Park 5920 Hagan-Stone Park Road. Pleasant  Garden MORE: Free event.

SATURDAY

16 BEER CO. ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY

WHAT: We will be celebrating our one year anniversary May 16th! McGee St. will be closed 12pm-5pm with live music, wine vendors, arts and crafts. The Ends, Carri Smithey Band and Alan Peterson w/ Alex McKinney will be performing. The party will continue at Beer Co. 5pm-close with some amazing beers you may only see once. WHEN: 12 p.m.-5 p.m. WHERE: 121-D W McGee St., Greensboro MORE: Free event.

16 BARK AND WINE

WHAT: Bark and Wine 2015 will be held at ‘The Railyard’ located adjacent to The Worx and Spice Cantina restaurants in Downtown Greensboro. It is one of the largest Animal Rescue Fundraisers in Greensboro. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: Rail Yard Parking Lot 106 Barnhardt St. Greensboro MORE: $5 admission.

SUNDAY

16 CAROLINA BLUES FESTIVAL

WHAT: The Piedmont Blues Preservation Society (PBPS) is excited to announce the line up of outstanding artists who will appear at the 29th Annual Carolina Blues Festival in association with YES! Weekly. The all-day event is being held under the big tent at Barber Park Amphitheater, 1500 Dans Road, Greensboro, NC, May 16, 2015. WHEN: All day. WHERE: Barber Park 1500 Dans Road, Greensboro MORE: $5 admission.

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