EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
25 CENTRAL CAROLINA FESTIVAL
WHAT: The Greensboro Coliseum Complex will host the 3rd annual Central Carolina Festival May 25-29. With exhilarating rides and activities, it’s a great time for the entire family. Enjoy delicious carnival food, rides & more! WHEN: 5 p.m. WHERE: White Oak Amphitheatre at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. 1921 West Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. MORE: $5 admission.
26 ROOSTER WALK
WHAT: Rooster Walk Music and Arts Festival is an amazing little music festival that blends a lineup of funk, bluegrass, rock, jam, folk, blues and more. Set at Pop’s Farm on a small lake among the idyllic Piedmont Foothills near Martinsville, Virginia, RW8 offers on-site camping, a 5K trail run, delicious food, craft beer, wine, a kids area, free shuttle to local hotels and much more! WHEN: 6 p.m. May 26-29. WHERE: Pop’s Farm. 675 Hobson Rd. Axton, Virginia. MORE: $25 – $140 tickets.
26 GREENSBORO 48 HOUR FILM DISCUSSION
WHAT: A panel of local judges and several team leaders will be ready to answer your questions at 7 pm Thurs. What makes a good film? How can you be a better team leader or team member? Feel free to share and invite others! WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Stephen D. Hyers Theatre-Greensboro Cultural Center. 200 N. Davie St. Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
27 SISTER HAZEL: GEARS AND GUITARS
WHAT: Platinum-selling group, Sister Hazel, will be performing at Bailey Park in Winston-Salem, NC Friday, May 27. The show will debut some of the brand-new Sister Hazel songs like Kiss Me Without Whiskey as well as popular fan favorites like All For You. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Bailey Park. 575 N Patterson Ave., Winston-Salem. MORE: $25 tickets.
28 11TH ANNUAL DRAKE NAYLOR
SPORTING CLAYS EVENT
WHAT: Drake Naylor is 11 years old and his parents own Shane’s Sporting Clays. Drake was born with multiple medical and physical disabilities. The Naylors established this annual Sporting Clays Tournament where the net proceeds go to support the Infant-Toddler Program. WHEN: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. WHERE: Shane’s Sporting Clays, 6319-B Highway 158, Summerfield, NC . MORE: Open to the public.
WHAT: SwimJitsu is coming to the Greensboro Aquatic Center May 28-29! The ultimate aquatic challenge is a fun ninja-themed obstacle course for the kids! Each competitor will race against the clock to complete the course using all their speed, endurance, and swimming skills to gain the rank of Grand Master Swimja. WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: Greensboro Aquatic Center. 1921 W Lee St, Greensboro. MORE: $30 admission.
28 BLUES & BBQ FESTIVAL
WHAT: Join RayLen Vineyards & Winery for our annual Blues & BBQ Festival! Celebrate with blues band Abe Reid and The Spikedrivers with BULLZHEAD BRANDZ SAUCE CO serving up delicious BBQ for purchase all day long! Event is rain or shine. No outside alcohol or coolers please. Picnic baskets and chairs permitted. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: RayLen Vineyards. 3577 Highway 158, Mocksville. MORE: $5-$10 admission.
28 16TH ANNUAL NC WINE FESTIVAL
WHAT: JOIN US for the 16th Annual North Carolina Wine Festival at Tanglewood Park. The largest and longest-running wine festival in North Carolina! The Triad’s signature spring event includes includes a full day of tasting and music, along with access to local food, crafters, displays, and vendors. WHEN: 12 p.m. WHERE: Village Inn Event Center. 6205 Ramada Dr., Clemmons. MORE: $108.22-$388.98 tickets.
28 LEVITT AMP GSO MUSIC SERIES
WHAT: Ten free, family-friendly outdoor concerts in Barber Park will feature a tremendous variety of artists The countdown for an unforgettable series of free evening concerts has begun! Saturday, May 28 will bring The Poetry Caf featuring Abyss and UpRite Lions (spoken word and hip hop) at 6 pm WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Barber Park. 1500 Dans Road, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
29 MINUS THE BEAR
WHAT: With an incredible amount of tenacity, passion and talent, Minus the Bear have built strong relationship with their diverse and adoring fan base. Relentlessly touring worldwide having shared the stage with the likes of Foo Fighters, Jimmy Eat World and Soundgarden and a string of sold out shows under their belt, Minus the Bear are all round entertainers with the incredible ability to produce catchy melodies.
WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Cone Denim Entertainment Center. 117 South Elm Street Greensboro. MORE: $22 – $34.50 tickets.