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Light Up Your Holidays in Winston-Salem

When it comes to authentic holiday traditions, Winston-Salem has nearly three and a half centuries of experience, all of…

Winston-Salem City of the Arts

Do you know why Winston-Salem is called the city of arts and innovation? Well, there's an undercurrent here, a…

Nightlife in Winston-Salem

A look into Winston-Salem's lively nightlight and our nationally ranked downtown. A variety of music venues, bars and restaurants…

Gardens in Winston-Salem

The gardens of Winston-Salem offer visitors a beautiful panorama of flowers, vegetables, trees and herbs. But many visitors are…

Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Built in 1917 as the center of a 1,067-acre estate, Reynolda House Museum of American Art displays a premier…

Moravian Culture in Winston-Salem

Some of the best-preserved colonial heritage sites in the country can be found in Winston-Salem. Members of the Moravian…

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The Habitat Hammerbird 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk

The Habitat Hammerbird 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk

Walk or run to support affordable housing in Forsyth County! The Hammerbird 5K route travels through the Boston-Thurmond neighborhood, where Habitat has built, renovated or repaired more than 200 homes....

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Kimberley Park Elementary School

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Summer Adventures:  Decorating a Slip Trail Pottery Plate

Summer Adventures: Decorating a Slip Trail Pottery Plate

Summer Adventures: Decorating a Slip Trail Pottery PlateSaturday, June 23, 2018 Saturday, July 7, 2018 Saturday, July 28, 2018 Fun for the whole family! Learn how the Moravian potters in Salem used...

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Old Salem Museums and Gardens

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Summer Adventures:  Hearth Cooking

Summer Adventures: Hearth Cooking

Summer Adventures: Hearth Cooking Saturday, June 16, 2018 Saturday, June 30, 2018 Saturday, July 21, 2018 Saturday, August 4, 2018 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Single Brothers' Workshop Kitchen (10 West Academy...

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Old Salem Museums and Gardens

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Silk Roads Open House

Silk Roads Open House

Don’t miss your chance to meet a live Bactrian camel! Visit with Oscar the camel in the Museum’s parking lot, then come inside for a hands-on experience of the many goods traded on the Silk Roads...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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2019 New Members' Exhibit Opening at Piedmont Craftsmen

2019 New Members' Exhibit Opening at Piedmont Craftsmen

Join us for Piedmont Craftsmen's 2019 New Members’ Exhibit, opening Friday, March 1st, from 7:00-9:00 pm. Fine Craft artists from all over the country were given the opportunity to become part of Piedmont...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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"Quilting Frolic" Day at the John Vogler House in Old Salem

"Quilting Frolic" Day at the John Vogler House in Old Salem

Take a seat, grab a needle and thread and follow in the legacy of Lisetta Maria Vogler Fries (daughter of Christina and John Vogler) and Bethie (a domestic woman who was enslaved at the Vogler House) and...

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Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Objects of Power: The Material Culture of Contested Memory

Objects of Power: The Material Culture of Contested Memory

What do historical events mean to communities today? How can different interpretations of the past be reconciled? What role do objects play in piecing together memories of life from decades, or even...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Exhibit: Children's Holidays in Japan

Exhibit: Children's Holidays in Japan

Japan has several holidays to celebrate children including Doll’s Day (Girl’s Day) in March and Children’s Day (Boy’s Day) in May. This mini-exhibit, curated by students in WFU’s Second Year...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Exhibit: Stoneware on the Silk Roads

Exhibit: Stoneware on the Silk Roads

Much more than silk was traded along the Silk Roads. All kinds of luxuries and staple goods passed along the shifting network of roads, ocean routes, and desert caravans that linked Asia, Africa, and...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Exhibit: Horses and the Human Experience

Exhibit: Horses and the Human Experience

Over thousands of years, humans and horses have developed a unique partnership. Horses rely on humans for care, feeding, and protection. Humans rely on horses for their speed, strength, and companionship....

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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SECCA Exhibition: Somewhere in a Dream I Got Lost: Works by Lonnie Holley

SECCA Exhibition: Somewhere in a Dream I Got Lost: Works by Lonnie Holley

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) will present Somewhere in a Dream I Got Lost: Works by Lonnie Holley, a solo exhibition showcasing the multi-faceted art and music of the prolific self-taught...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Julie Gudmestad Weekend Yoga Workshop!

Julie Gudmestad Weekend Yoga Workshop!

Asana plus Anatomy: Focus on Knees, Hips and Low Back Saturday and Sunday: 10 am - 1 pm & 3 pm - 5 pm Total Weekend Workshop Fee = $230 (or $200 before 3/2/19) Morning Individual Workshop Fee =...

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Sunrise Yoga Studio

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Kaleideum North presents Engineer It!

Kaleideum North presents Engineer It!

Explore the Design-Build-Test cycle through hands-on experiments. Discover DaVinci’s interlocking bridge, experiment with the Marble Run Station, build with Giant Blue Blocks, and more! Included with...

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Kaleideum North- Formerly SciWorks

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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SECCA Exhibition: Archives Aflame: Works by Kei Ito and Andrew Paul Keiper

SECCA Exhibition: Archives Aflame: Works by Kei Ito and Andrew Paul Keiper

SECCA presents the work of Andrew Paul Keiper and Kei Ito, whose collaboration probes the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and their intertwined family histories. Ito’s grandfather witnessed the explosion...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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SECCA Exhibition: Emily Clare Into the Femiverse

SECCA Exhibition: Emily Clare Into the Femiverse

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) is presenting an exhibition featuring artwork by Winston-Salem based artist Emily Clare as part of SECCA’s new curated sale series Southern Idiom....

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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SECCA Exhibition Opening: Emily Clare Into the Femiverse

SECCA Exhibition Opening: Emily Clare Into the Femiverse

The opening reception for The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art's (SECCA) exhibition featuring artwork by Winston-Salem based artist Emily Clare as part of SECCA’s new curated sale series Southern...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Wine & Paint at MERLOT & VANGOGH

Wine & Paint at MERLOT & VANGOGH

Sign up for an open class any Friday & Saturday 6:00-8:00. or Grab 4 or more friends and create your own wine and paint party. You pick the day, time and painting! Paint on canvasses ($30), wine...

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Merlot & VanGogh

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Tattoo Shop Fronts

Tattoo Shop Fronts

No matter what your business, your shop front is your face to the world. It speaks about you and your business. For commercial buildings it is one of the most important architectural features. How you...

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Tattoo Archive

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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SECCA Exhibition Opening: Archives Aflame: Works by Kei Ito and Andrew Paul Keiper

SECCA Exhibition Opening: Archives Aflame: Works by Kei Ito and Andrew Paul Keiper

SECCA presents the work of Andrew Paul Keiper and Kei Ito, whose collaboration probes the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and their intertwined family histories. Ito’s grandfather witnessed the explosion...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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UNC School of the Arts: Symphony Orchestra: Brahms, Berlioz and Stravinsky

UNC School of the Arts: Symphony Orchestra: Brahms, Berlioz and Stravinsky

(Emerging Artist Series) Conducted by Guest Artist Larry Rachleff - Acclaimed Maestro Larry Rachleff, director of orchestras at the Shepherd School and Rhode Island Philharmonic, comes to Winston-Salem...

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Stevens Center - UNC School of the Arts

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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The Word Of Mouth Teen Experience

The Word Of Mouth Teen Experience

Word Of Mouth Wednesday's & AFAS - Art for Art's Sake Presents: The Word of Mouth Teen Experience Co- Hosted By: LB The Poet & Zoe Anderson Featuring: DJ Irie Child, Free Food for the Teens...

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AFAS Center for the Arts, Unleashed Arts Center, 2nd Floor

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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The Katharine's Global Menu Series: Italy

The Katharine's Global Menu Series: Italy

From March 15th to April 14th, The Katharine is excited to announce their global menu series, featuring Italian cuisine. Enjoy dishes from sweet potato gnocchi to proscuitto and cabbage-wrapped pork tenderloin...

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The Katharine Brasserie & Bar

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Mamma Mia! at Theatre Alliance

Mamma Mia! at Theatre Alliance

Theatre Alliance presents the smash-hit ABBA musical! Extended through March 30! https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3569976 336-723-7777

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Theatre Alliance

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Engineer It Exhibit

Engineer It Exhibit

Explore the Design-Build-Test cycle through hands-on experiments. Discover DaVinci’s interlocking bridge, experiment with the Marble Run Station, build with Giant Blue Blocks, and more! Included with...

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Kaleideum North- Formerly SciWorks

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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IceVenture Exhibit

IceVenture Exhibit

Decorate a snowman, collect snowballs, go ice-fishing, and slide on the sock-skating rink! Included with museum admission and free for Kaleideum members. Kaleideum Downtown, 390 S Liberty Street, Winston-Salem....

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Kaleideum Downtown- Formerly Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Sat Mar 23, 2019

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Bookmarks Presents Frances Mayes

Bookmarks Presents Frances Mayes

Bestselling author of Under the Tuscan Sun, Frances Mayes, will discuss her book See You in the Piazza, about Mayes' own travels through Italy. Join us for a celebration of Italian culture featuring some...

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Bookmarks

Sun Mar 24, 2019

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Toddler Time

Toddler Time

Storytime and play for children ages early walkers-3 years old. This event repeats every Monday. Please call the Forsyth Central Children's Library at 336-703-3040 for more information?

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Forsyth County Public Library

Mon Mar 25, 2019

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Story Time at Mast General Store

Story Time at Mast General Store

Join us at Mast General Store for Story Time every Monday (year-round) at 11am. We meet in the Candy Barrel and staff members read some of their favorite selections that are available in the Mercantile...

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Mast General Store

Mon Mar 25, 2019

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Hip Hop Yoga Mondays & R&B Yoga Thursdays with Ashley Robinson

Hip Hop Yoga Mondays & R&B Yoga Thursdays with Ashley Robinson

These are the yoga classes you always wanted!!! Hip Hop Yoga is held every Monday at 6pm and R&B Yoga is held every Thursday at 6pm in the Unleashed Arts Center, Second Floor of the AFAS Center for...

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AFAS Center for the Arts, Unleashed Arts Center, 2nd Floor

Mon Mar 25, 2019

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Volunteers needed for Food Bank Garden

Volunteers needed for Food Bank Garden

The Betty and Jim Holmes Food Bank Garden is in need of volunteers to help in the harvest of vegetables as they become ripe over the summer months. All garden produce is donated to the Second Harvest Food...

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Children's Home

Mon Mar 25, 2019

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