EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
6 JUSTIN BIEBER
WHAT: Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber was barely into his teens when he released his 2009 debut, My World, and became one of the youngest success stories in contemporary pop when it went either platinum or double platinum in several countries. For the next few years, successive releases shot forth at a dizzying rate. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Greensboro Coliseum Complex. 1921 West Gate City Blvd., Greensboro. MORE: $50-$116 tickets.
6 SEASON FINALE FIGHT NIGHT COMEDY COMPETITION
WHAT: It’s the ‘Season Finale of Fight Night Comedy Competition’ The last 2 months have all been leading up to this one very special night, where YOU decide who is the best-of-the-best. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: The Comedy Zone Greensboro. 1126 S Holden Rd., Greensboro. MORE: $10 admission.
7 PATHWAY TO FREEDOM
WHAT: Pathway to Freedom, a rich blend of history and music, invites you to become a part of the Underground Railroad. George Vestal, the son of a slave owner, forms an unlikely friendship with a slave, William. We follow their journey along the Underground Railroad as they search for freedom and forgiveness. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Snow Camp Outdoor Theatre. 801 Drama Road, Snow Camp. MORE: $16 admission.
8 SUMMER MOVIE NIGHT AT THE SPLASH PAD
WHAT: FREE Summer Movie Night Series at the YMCA! Enjoy family time under the stars! The Little Mermaid These events are FREE and open to the ENTIRE community! Please bring enough seating for your family to sit on the YMCA Splash Pad. WHEN: 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Randolph-Asheboro YMCA. 343 NC Hwy 42 N., Asheboro. MORE: Free admission.
9 HERB TASTING SERIES
WHAT: The Greensboro Farmers Curb Market will be offering an Educational Herb Tasting Series this summer and fall. The Market will host six educational food tastings for Greensboro community members, to raise awareness and uses of local herbs available in the region from a 100 mile locale. WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: Greensboro Farmers Curb Market. 501 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
9 FROM A DECADE TO A CENTURY BIRTHDAY FEST
WHAT: This unique and historic event will have something for everyone to enjoy. The public is invited to join N.C. Parks as we celebrate with live music, food trucks, and park tours. he festivities will begin at 10:00am and run until the park gates close. WHEN: 10 a.m. WHERE: Haw River State Park. 339 Conference Center Drive Browns Summit. MORE: Free event.
9 FABULOUS 50’S FLASHBACK
WHAT: Rock n roll, poodle skirts, Elvis and cruising. The Greensboro Historical Museum is taking it back to the fabulous 50s and youre invited! Bring the whole family for a free, fun-filled day featuring 1950s cars, music, dancing, hula hoop contest, TV shows with free popcorn and good old fashion hamburgers. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: Greensboro Historical Museum. 130 Summit Avenue, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
9 LEVITT AMP GREENSBORO MUSIC SERIES
WHAT: Family-friendly outdoor concerts in Barber Park will feature a tremendous variety of artists. July 9: The Broadcast (rock ‘n roll and Americana) at 7 pm, with Molly McGinn & Quilla (Americana and electronic) opening at 6 pm. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Barber Park. 1500 Dans Road, Greensboro. MORE: Free event.
10 EAT, DRINK, & BE MARRIED BRIDAL SHOW
WHAT: Eat, Drink, and Be Married! Join us for magical evening while strolling the grounds of the Castle and meeting our hand-selected wedding professionals. Enjoy complimentary cocktails, and taste deliciously prepared food from our selection of caterers. Be sure to RSVP quickly. WHEN: 1 p.m. WHERE: Castle McCulloch. 3925 Kivett Dr., Jamestown. MORE: $5 advance. $10 at door.
12 BOOK SIGNING: JENNIE SPALLONE
WHAT: Suspense author Jennie Spallone wrote over one hundred profiles and feature stories for local and national publications, as well as award-winning novel Deadly Choices, before putting pen to Window of Guilt. Fatal Reaction is her third mystery. WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Scuppernong Books. 304 S. Elm St., Greensboro. MORE: Free event.