EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
11 ROCK THE RAILS
WHAT: Mingle Music Microbrews Join Yes! Weekly in The Railyard every Thursday to enjoy great bands, good company, and cold craft beer. The Rock the Rails event series will be held at The Railyard Entertainment Complex off South Elm Street between Barnhardt and West Lewis Street. WHEN: 5 p.m. WHERE: The Railyard Entertainment Complex. 120 Barnhardt Street, Greensboro MORE: Free event.
11 SUMMERTIME BEACH MUSIC FEST
WHAT: June 11th – 13th 2015, three (3) days of Hot Fun in the Summertime Beach Music Festival, located at Wayside Park in Stuart, VA, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway in foothills of Patrick County. Live Music, festival seating, bring your chairs and blankets, small personal coolers welcome. Beer, wine, food and other vendors available. WHEN: 6 p.m. WHERE: Wayside Park 332 Wayside Park Road Stuart, VA MORE: $15-$55 tickets. Advance tickets available. Tickets do not include parking.
11 BAREFOOT BIJOU SUMMER
WHAT: Barefoot Bijou Summer Film Festival is a Greensboro community festival that focuses on microbudget films by local and regional filmmakers. Come enjoy local films and brews in The Forge’s Courtyard, and learn more about the Film Workshops hosted by Barefoot Bijou in other Greensboro locations.
WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: The Forge: Greensboro’s Makerspace. 115 W. Lewis Street Greensboro, NC MORE: Free event.
12 TWIN CITY RIBFEST
WHAT: On June 12-14 the downtown event will feature nine national BBQ teams including three new ones, Jack on the Bone (Ohio), Sin City BBQ (Florida) and The Texas Smokehouse from Texas. We have Artimus Pyle, Lynard Skynard’s longtime drummer, The British Invasion Experience and New York City’s best bluesman, Blind Boy Paxton. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: Winston-Salem Journal 500 N. Marshall Street, Winston-Salem MORE: $7 admission.
13 FISHING DERBY
WHAT: Join us at JOLO’s Cox Lake for first Fishing Derby! Prizes will be awarded for each of the largest species of fish caught. The categories include bass, bream, carp, and catfish. Also a prize will be awarded to the lady with the best derby hat! WHEN: 9 a.m. WHERE: JOLO Winery & Vineyards. Pilot Mountain MORE: $25-$75. Tickets: $50 per person, $75 per couple, and $25 spectator. Ticket prices include a shrimp boil lunch!
13 CAROLINA SUM- MER MUSIC FEST
WHAT: It’s Summer and you know what that means! The Carolina Summer Craft Beer and Music fest is here! Join us at Winston-Salem Fairgrounds for some craft beer, 19 rock band concerts, two full performance stages, a food truck rodeo and more! Grab your friends and head on out for a great time. You won’t want to miss it! WHEN: 12 p.m. WHERE: Fairgrounds Education Bldg. 421 West 27th Street, Winston Salem MORE: $20-$25 admission.
13 ALEX’S LEMON- ADE STAND TO FIGHT CANCER
WHAT: In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, A Special Place Custom Wig Gallery will host an Alex’s Lemonade Stand. There will be live music and some of the other stores on the street will be hosting sidewalk sales with a portion of their proceeds being donated. WHEN: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. WHERE: 500-B State St, Greensboro MORE: Free event. Proceeds donated.
13 SLIDE THE CITY
WHAT: Summer time is upon us, and we are bringing 1000 feet of slick vinyl to brighten your city streets. Yeah, that’s over 3 football fields. Slide the City is a family friendly slip-and-slide water party event. There will be live music, food, drinks, water, and of course the biggest slip and slide ever to hit asphalt. Don’t worry, we’ve got it padded. WHEN: 12 p.m. WHERE: Slide The City-Winston-Salem 2520 Wallingford Rd. Winston Salem MORE: $30-$40 admission.
13 PARTY 4 THE PUPS
WHAT: 12-2: Adoptable Dogs. 12-10: Silent Auction. 12-12: Door Prizes. 2-6: Beer Tasting. 8-12: Live Music. Proceeds will benefit the construction of a new no-kill facility for SPCA of the triad. Live entertainment by Somewhat Forgotten. Treat yourself to locally prepared dry rubs, condiments, sauces and spreads by Pig In The Box. WHEN: 12 p.m.-12 a.m. WHERE: Fat Dog’s Grille & Pub 2503 Spring Garden St., Greensboro. MORE: Free event. Proceeds donated.
15 W-S DASH VS. MYRTLE BEACH PELICANS
WHAT: The Winston-Salem Dash play at beautiful BB&T Ballpark, and all fans in attendance will enjoy the best family-friendly entertainment in the Triad! Tickets range from $8 to $16, and you can purchase tickets at For more information on the club, visit wsdash.com! WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: BB&T Ballpark 951 Ballpark Way Winston-Salem MORE: $8-$16 admission.