3 DESSERT FIRST
WHAT: The evening will feature dishes and drinks created using Girl Scout cookies. Food and beverages will be made by local chefs, then voted on by judges and attendees. Participating chefs will represent outstanding restaurants throughout Winston-Salem. Dessert First’ will also feature a silent auction and live entertainment. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Millennium Center. 101 W. 5th St., Winston-Salem. MORE: $55-$65 admission.
3 HELEN SIMONEAU DANSE: LAND BRIDGE
WHAT: Helen Simoneau Danse: Land Bridge investigates heritage and identity, examined abstractly through the lens of caribou. This premiere features eight performers and an original score by Nathalie Joachim. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Coliseum. 1921 West Lee St., Greensboro. MORE: $10-40 admission.
4 FIRST FRIDAY AT GREENHILL
WHAT: Join us for First Friday with live music by the Lorena Guillen Tango Ensemble from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. The Lorena Guillen Tango Ensemble performs a selection of Argentine standard and new tango-songs mixed with other Argentine popular and folk styles. Cash Bar. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Greenhill. 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
4 SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL
WHAT: Spanish film festival! All movies are subtitled in English. Movies : Cuban (Una Noche), Mexican (Cantinflas and Instructions Not Included) , and Colombian (Maria Full of Grace). Only $5.00 per movie! WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Red Cinemas. 1305 Battleground Ave., Greensboro. MORE: $5 admission per movie.
4 250 YEARS OF CHOCOLATE
WHAT: The party begins with an interactive chocolate tasting, leading to the Concourse with 11 of the Triad’s premier restaurants and caterers serving savory hors d’oeuvres and desserts alongside wine and beer. Guests will enjoy live music from The Paper Crowns and will receive a special gift commemorating the event. WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Old Salem Visitor Center. 900 Old Salem Road, Winston-Salem. MORE: $40-50 admission.
5 TASTE CAROLINA GOURMET FOOD TOURS
WHAT: Theaters, parks, galleries and restaurants line the historic Elm street area in downtown Greensboro. On this guided tour of the revitalized downtown, modern culture and incredible food intertwine with over 200 years of history. WHEN: 2 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Marriott Downtown. 301 N. Greene St. Greensboro MORE: $55 admission.
5 THE OUTSIDERS
WHAT: Teen rivalry in a small Oklahoma town is seen through the eyes of young Ponyboy, a Greaser on the wrong side of life. When a territorial battle between the underprivileged Greasers and the rich-kid Socs goes wrong, Ponyboy and his friends have to grow up quickly, holding on to their friends and their hope. WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Twin City Stage. 610 Coliseum Drive Winston-Salem. MORE: $14.05 admission.
5 2016 VAGINA MONOLOGUES
WHAT: The Vagina Monologues are a celebration of female sexuality in all its complexity and mystery. Eve Ensler gives us real women’s stories of self-discovery. The Vagina Monologues have been performed in cities all across America and at hundreds of college campuses. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance. 1047 West Northwest Boulevard, Winston-Salem. MORE: $15 admission.
6 WEST SIDE STORY
WHAT: Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to modern-day New York City, as two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs. Before the show Stroll the streets of NYC and enjoy Puerto Rican and New York City cuisine and wine, music, photo booth, and a silent auction. WHEN: 2 p.m. WHERE: Community Theatre of Greensboro. 520 South Elm St., Greensboro. MORE: $10-30 admission. Purchase tickets online 24/7 at: http://ctgso.org/buy-tickets/
8 DR. GARY CHAPMAN
WHAT: Dr. Gary Chapman is a New York Times Best Selling Author and discusses his book ‘The 5 Love Languages’ all over the world. Dr. Chapman has authored several books including some that are in his 5 Love Languages series for singles, men, and parents of teens and young children. WHEN: 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Carver School Road Branch Library. 4915 Lansing Dr. Winston-Salem. MORE: Free event.