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WEDNESDAY

15 WICKED WEED BEER SCHOOL

WHAT: Wicked Weed Beer School is in session June 15! Your only homework is buying a ticket for $5 which includes beer samples, beer class, and beer after class! Don’t be tardy! This is one class you’ll want to attend! WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: M’Coul’s Public House. 110 W McGee Street, Greensboro. MORE: $5 admission.

THURSDAY

16 BEECHER’S FAULT LIVE

WHAT: The leaders of the band, Ken Lamken and Ben Taylor, met in New Jersey a few years back before they booked it to NYC to seek out the limelight after realizing their musical compatibility. Max Maples (drums) and Serge Ruccolo (Bass) now complete the quartet that has been said to have live performances that produce a wall of sound. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Eclection. 221 N Main St., Kernersville. MORE: Free event.

FRIDAY

17

IGNITE HIGH POINT:

THE RAD TRADS

WHAT: This FREE, Friday concert series at High Point’s beautiful, historic passenger train depot wraps up tonight. Based in New York City, The Rad Trads have quickly gained a reputation as one of New York’s most entertaining live acts. hey bring their love of the game to a diverse style of soulful American music. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: High Point Train Depot. 100 W. High Ave., High Point. MORE: Free event.

FRIDAY

17

THE HONEYCUTTERS

WHAT: Appalachian Honky Tonk – sweeter than honey! The Honeycutters have a voice you cant ignore; a voice of persistence, of struggle and of hope, a voice that leads the new music movement erupting out of Asheville, NC. Principal songwriter and frontwoman, Amanda Anne Platt has a voice thats complex, sweet and aching. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Doodad Farm. 4701 Land Road, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.

FRIDAY

17 JONATHAN BYRD

& THE PICK UP COWBOYS

WHAT: Jonathan Byrd is one of the folk/ Americana scene’s finest songwriters and performers. Rich Warren of station WFMT in Chicago called Jonathan ‘…one of the top 50 songwriters of the last 50 years.’ And Scott Alarik of the Boston Globe said ‘This rootsy North Carolinian may be the most buzzedabout songwriter in folkdom.’ WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Muddy Creek Music Hall. 5455 Bethania Road, Winston-Salem. MORE: $13-$15 admission.

SATURDAY

18 1ST ANNUAL BEST

BURGER CHALLENGE

WHAT: Kick off the summer at our 1st Annual Best Burger Challenge. Sample burgers from participating restaurants and then vote for your favorite. Emma Key’s , Libby Hill Seafood Restaurants, Melt Kitchen & Bar, and Burger Warfare have already signed up to compete with delicious creations. Enjoy live music out on the lawn by Louis Allen and the Ol’ Folkie beginning at 9 am. WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: Greensboro Farmers Curb Market. 501 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro. MORE: $5 admission.

SATURDAY

18

ANNUAL WINGFEST

FUNDRAISER

WHAT: even local restaurants compete to for the Best Wings in the Triad. Entering its ninth year at the Piedmont Triad Farmers Market (Colfax), Wingers compete in categories for Best Hot Wing, Best BBQ Wing, Best Sweet Wing, Best Naked Wing and Best House Wing. There is also an overall Best Wing category, and a Peoples Choice Award. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: Piedmont Triad Farmers Market. 2914 Sandy Ridge Road, Colfax. MORE: Donation for admission.

SATURDAY

18 WEIRD AL YANKOVIC

WHAT: Weird Al Yankovic is the biggestselling comedy recording artist in history, earning four Grammys and fifteen career nominations. He is best known for his hilariously irreverent parodies of hit songs by the biggest stars in the musical universe over the past three decades, including Eat It, Amish Paradise, White & Nerdy, and Tacky.’ WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Coliseum Complex – Arena. 1921 West Gate City Blvd. Greensboro. MORE: $24.50-$52 admission.

SUNDAY

19 2016 YADKIN RIVERKEEPER TOUR

WHAT: Ken and Christine Putnam host a fun afternoon of paddling (9 mi); then, settle into an evening of music by GULLEY. Everyone is encouraged to bring a potluck dish to share. During the evening there will be free beer, wine, and food. WHEN: 3 p.m. WHERE: The Putnam House, 4169 Scott Rd., East Bend. MORE: $20 admission.

TUESDAY

21 DIXIELAND CONCERT

WHAT: Join Salem Band for their DIXIELAND Concert with America’s music from New Orleans. The program features saxophone soloist Eileen Young. Bring a lawn chair or blanket – hot dogs, drinks, gelato available for purchase. Arrive early for your free schedule fan! WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Salem Square. 600 S. Main Street, Old Salem Winston- Salem. MORE: Free event.

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