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by Erica Katz

Fri., Oct. 15

Land Jam 2010

Carolina Theatre; 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro; 336.333.2605;; 8 p.m.; $18.50

Tonight Piedmont Land Conservancy is hosting Land Jam 2010 at the Carolina Theatre in Greensboro. Steep Canyon Rangers, Amelia’s Mechanics and Laurelyn Dossett will perform. Tickets are $18.50 and are available by calling the number listed above. Don’t miss this unique celebration of 20 years of land conservation! The show begins at 8 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 13

pauly shore

The Comedy Zone; 1126 S. Holden Road, Greensboro; 336.333.1034;; 8 p.m.; $25 Pauly Shore is back in the Triad and will perform tonight at the Comedy Zone. He’s a former ’90s

MTV host and starred in films such as Encino Man and Bio Dome. Catch his stand-up act tonight at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25. Visit to get yours now.

Thur., Oct. 14

Mountain of Terror

Mountain of Terror; 4527 Linda Lane, Asheboro; 336.861.0532;; 8 p.m.; $10 to $15 Mountain of Terror’s 8 th season has begun. This year’s featured attractions include a wooded trail, underground tunnels, a miner’s lodge, the Maze of Mayhem and the Jungle of Misery. The trail is open Thursdays from 8 to 10 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 8 p.m. to midnight. Tickets are free for military personnel, $10 for fire, police and EMS, $13 on Thursdays and $15 on Fridays and Saturdays. Get in the spirit of Halloween this year by visiting Randolph County’s premier haunted attraction!

Sat., Oct. 16

Bob Dylan in concert

Joel Coliseum; 2825 University Parkway, Winston- Salem; 336.725.5635;; 8 p.m.; $25 to $45 The Never Ending Tour is making a stop in Winston- Salem tonight.

The infamous Bob Dylan and his band will perform at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7. Tickets are $25 for students and $45 for general admission. Get yours now at The Never Ending Tour began in 1988. Dylan has played about 100 dates per year since then.

Sun., Oct. 17

Arts on Sunday festival

Downtown; 6 th & Trade streets, Winston-Salem; 336.760.9218;; 1 p.m.; FREE The Arts on Sunday festival is back for the entire month of October. It’s held each Sunday in downtown Winston-Salem. There are arts, crafts, live music and kids’ activities. This Sunday is the student showcase.

Local Triad Schools including RJ Reynolds High School will show off their talent. The winner of the Rock the Block contest will also be there. So head down to 6 th and Trade streets from 1 to 5 p.m. Admission is free!

Mon., Oct. 18

Play Readings

The Black Box Theatre at Summit Junior High School; 2100 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem; 336.721.1310;; 7 p.m.; FREE Summit Junior High School is holding an evening of new play readings tonight at 7 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. However reservations are recommended because seating is limited. Call the number listed above or e-mail to reserve your seat. Ed Simpson’s Tenderness and Charlie Lovette’s The Capsule will be read.

Tues., Oct. 19

Dancing to fight hunger

KO’s Family Fitness, 204 6th St., Winston-Salem; 336.301.9407;; FREE Starting this Tuesday, Dance

Trance will offer a “Give Back to the Community” class every Tuesday at 5:45 and collecting food donations for Second Harvest Food Bank to help stock the shelves for the holiday season. Get into the holiday spirit early with Dance Trance and fight hunger with the most exhillirating dance fitness class. You can follow this class without knowing a single step.’­

Wed., Oct. 20

Artist talk

Green Hill Center for NC Art; 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro; 336.333.7460;; 5:30 p.m.; FREE After work today, head over to Green Hill Center for an artist talk with Alia E. El Bermani.

She’s a young artist focusing on figurative realism. El Bermani is one of 49 artists being featured in the Drawing Revisited exhibition, open through October 31. She will give a talk about her large-scale drawings of people, made from multiple layers of vellum. This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.