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WEDNESDAY

12 MIDTOWN MARKET

WHAT: Join us for the first-ever Greensboro Midtown Market for a fun culinary experience! Buy fresh produce from local farmers, enjoy samplings from local restaurants, and sample beer! We provide area farmers and the local hospitality industry with alternative opportunities to market themselves through a culinary marketplace. WHEN: 5 p.m. WHERE: Red Cinemas. 1305 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. MORE: Free event.

THURSDAY

13 TRIAD AFTER WORK SOCIAL

WHAT: Includes food, beer and wine. Mingle, Network, and Win Prizes! Preregister to have your drink tickets and name tag ready for you. Food is provided as well. These late afternoon / early evening events are ideal for meeting fellow professionals and establishing long-lasting business relationships. WHEN: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. WHERE: Hampton Inn and Suites, 3033 High Point Road, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.

THURSDAY

13 WUAG 103.1 KICKOFF SHOW

WHAT: WUAG, UNCG’s college radio station, is throwing a FREE back to school rock n roll party. Come dance and mourn the end of summer with us! Lineup Includes: Echo Courts, CMJ, Queen City Shoegaze, CLTure, Simon Mantooth, and Sufjan Stevens. Keep it cool. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Empire Books. 1827 Spring Garden Street, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.

FRIDAY

14 DISNEY LIVE! THREE CLASSIC FAIRY TALES

WHAT: Prepare to step into a world of wonder where wishing is only the beginning and dreams really do come true in Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt. An enchanted quest featuring more than 25 Disney characters! WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Coliseum, 1921 West Lee St., Greensboro. MORE: $20 tickets.

FRIDAY

14 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME

WHAT: Between the Buried and Me are excited to announce the Coma Ecliptic tour, named after their forthcoming new album, for July through August in North America. The tour features support from Animals As Leaders along with openers The Contortionist. WHEN: Doors: 7 p.m. Show: 8 p.m. WHERE: Ziggy’s Music Hall. 170 W 9th St., Winston-Salem. MORE: $22-$25 admission.

FRIDAY

14 NUNSENSE II THE SECOND COMING

WHAT: This sequel to the international hit musical Nunsense takes place approximately six weeks after the first benefit performance. The same five nuns are back on stage at Mt. Saint Helens School for what is billed as a Thank You Program for their supporters. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance. 1047 West Northwest Boulevard,  Winston-Salem. MORE: $16-$18 admission.

SATURDAY

15 HONEYBEE FESTIVAL

WHAT: A day full of family fun is in store with live entertainment, tons of handmade crafts, games, inflatables, food and of course – HONEY at this year’s Honeybee Festival. Give www.kvhoneybee.com a buzz for all the details. WHEN: 10 a.m. WHERE: Fourth of July Park. 702 West Mountain Street, Kernersville. MORE: Free event.

SATURDAY

15 MONKEY SHINES PARTY

WHAT: Join us on Saturday, August 15th from 12-4 as we celebrate reading, kids, and books with our annual MONKEY SHINES PARTY! There will be arts and crafts, face painting, a coloring contest, story time, and more! Hope to see you here! WHEN: 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. WHERE: Edward McKay Used Books & More. 1607 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. MORE: Free event.

SATURDAY

15 WHODAT FESTIVAL

WHAT: WhoDat Festival at Doodad Farm is an all-day, non-commercial, participatory event that celebrates the diversity of North Carolina artists and musicians. Scheduled performers include The Chit Nasty Band, Crystal Bright and the Silver Hands, The Midatlantic, The Tan and Sober Gentlemen, The Tills, See Gulls, and Vaughn Aed! WHEN: 1 p.m. WHERE: Doodad Farm, 4701 Land Road, Greensboro. MORE: $15-$30 admission.

SATURDAY

15 RETRO RUN FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL

WHAT: In conjunction with the Retro Run 5k we will be having a food truck festival downtown open to all to celebrate the runners. No need to run just come enjoy the great food truck selection, awesome Gibbs Hundred beer and music from Stereo Doll. WHEN: 4:30 p.m. WHERE: Gibbs Hundred Brewing, 117 W Lewis St. Greensboro, NC. MORE: Free event.

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