EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
WHAT: For many kids, abstract math concepts such as estimation, tiling and infinity can be tough to grasp. Add in a little mime, however, and those concepts start to click. Without saying a word, Dr. Tim Chartier and his wife, Tanya, use movement and props to make math come alive. WHEN: 5 p.m. WHERE: UNCG School of Music. 1400 Spring Garden Street, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
WHAT: Dressed in black with his hair slicked back, G-Eazy adds a touch of class to hip-hop. For as traditionally dapper as he may be, he’s got both feet firmly planted in the future. So what does the future look like for the producer, songwriter, and rapper? Well, it’s just as bright as he is. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Coliseum. 1921 West Lee St., Greensboro. MORE: $35.50 admission.
28 SLICE FOR LIFE
WHAT: Camel City MASSIVE! We are happy to announce that this Thursday at Bull’s Tavern, 20% of all bar sales will be donated to Slice for Life! Help us spread the word and come drink for a good cause! One Love! WHEN: All Day. WHERE: Bull’s Tavern. 408 W 4th St, Winston-Salem MORE: Free event.
28 JON PARDI AND BROTHERS OSBOURNE
WHAT: A natural storyteller, Jon Pardi writes what he knows, spinning tales born of his dues-paying days in the area around his native Dixon, California, and bringing it all together into a strong, cohesive musical statement. For John and TJ Osbourne, getting into music was unavoidable.WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Cone Denim Entertainment Center. 117 South Elm Street, Greensboro. MORE: $25-$55 tickets.
29 THE SPARROW
WHAT: In The Sparrow, we join Ken, a copy editor struggling with a strange illness that forces him to confront dire choices made in a dark past. Can he accept the unexplainable? Or will this journey prove too much to handle? With a vibrant ensemble cast and a story both real and relatable with a touch of the supernatural, The Sparrow will leave you with that cathartic feeling that only live theatre can deliver. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Stephen D Hyers Studio Theater. 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. MORE: $10 suggested donation.
WHAT: Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! We’re revving up to an exciting first show of the new year in Winston-Salem. VROOOMMM! is a fast-paced action comedy set on the big-time race tracks of NASCAR and in small-town karaoke bars. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Hanesbrands Theatre. 209 N. Spruce St., Winston-Salem. MORE: $10.68-$49.70 tickets.
30 5TH ANNUAL CHILI CHALLENGE
WHAT: The Greensboro Farmers Curb Market will host the 5th Annual Chili Challenge on Saturday January 30, 2016 from 8 am 11:30 am. Local chefs, farmers, and food enthusiasts will compete for the bragging rights for the best chili in the Triad. WHEN: 8 a.m. WHERE: Greensboro Farmers Curb Market. 501 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro. MORE: $5 admission.
30 WINE DINNER: SNOB OR NOT!
WHAT: Join us at our next wine dinner and enjoy a 6 course meal with 8 wines while testing your discerning palate. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: The Piedmont Club. 200 West 2nd Street, 19th Floor Winston- Salem. MORE: $65-$75 admission. Resverations required. Call the concierge at 336.724.7077.
30 THE PHANTOM PLAYBOYS
WHAT: The Phantom Playboys (Wilmington, NC) bring the sounds of Rock-a-billy and 50’s Rock-n-Roll with a splash of surf and flying jump-kick of raw energy! Come join us at Second and Green Tavern for a night of classic favorites. WHEN: 9 p.m. WHERE: Second & Green Tavern. 207 North Green Street, Winston-Salem. MORE: Free event.
31 AMSOIL ARENACROSS
WHAT: AMSOIL Arenacross is the most intense motorsport on the planet. A full contact sport, where the meek inherit the dirt. Sixteen gallons of riders are jammed into six gallons of track, resulting in a white knuckle chase to the checkered flag where anything goes and everything will happen. WHEN: 12 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Coliseum Complex. 1921 West Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. MORE: $10-$40 admission. Tickets are available online at Ticketmaster.com.