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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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Based in Winston-Salem, NC, Camel City Grill food truck earned a spot among…

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Cooking with Paula Deen: Exploring the…

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Exhibit: Human Evolution: Hot Topics in Paleoanthropology

Exhibit: Human Evolution: Hot Topics in Paleoanthropology

Our ancient ancestors first diverged from other primates around 7 million years ago. This student-curated exhibit features fossil models, images, and reconstructions to tell the story of how human beings...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Exhibit: Faith: Five World Religions

Exhibit: Faith: Five World Religions

Religion, belief, and faith are very personal and complex topics that affect the lives of people around the world and in North Carolina every day. This new long-term student-curated exhibit looks at five...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Dorothea Lange's America

Dorothea Lange's America

The Great Depression was the catalyst for a tremendous outburst of creative energy in America’s photographic community. The devastation the country endured inspired a host of socially conscious photographers...

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Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Afro Pop!

Afro Pop!

American pop culture has had a recent fascination with African cultural objects. The record-breaking movie Black Panther was celebrated for its unique costumes and set designs. Many of the movie props...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico

Life After Death: The Day of the Dead in Mexico

The MOA’s annual exhibit celebrates the unique Mexican observance of the Day of the Dead. The exhibit’s centerpiece is a traditional ofrenda, an altar with food and beverage offerings, flowers, sugar...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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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

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Light The Way

Light The Way

A special exhibition featuring clay artist, Gay Smith and print artist Mary Goslen.

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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SECCA to Present Exhibition Featuring Mona Wu Seventh Artist in SECCA’s Southern Idiom Series

SECCA to Present Exhibition Featuring Mona Wu Seventh Artist in SECCA’s Southern Idiom Series

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) is presenting an exhibition featuring artwork by Mona Wu, the seventh artist in SECCA’s new curated sale series Southern Idiom. The show is called...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Book Talk: National Bestseller "Code Girls," with Author Liza Mundy

Book Talk: National Bestseller "Code Girls," with Author Liza Mundy

More than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to Washington, D.C. and learned the meticulous work of codebreaking....

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Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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SECCA to Present Art Salad: Conversations about Contemporary Art

SECCA to Present Art Salad: Conversations about Contemporary Art

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) is hosting a series of conversations about contemporary art entitled “Art Salad” on five Thursday nights in November and December. What exactly...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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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

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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A Taste of Thanksgiving: Pies-to-go from the Katharine Brasserie

A Taste of Thanksgiving: Pies-to-go from the Katharine Brasserie

Choose from one of six holiday favorites, from Pumpkin Pie to Pear & Cinnamon Cobbler. Each dessert serves 8-10 people and is $22. Pre-sale is available until November 21st, so make sure you take home...

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The Katharine Brasserie & Bar

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Taste of the South

Taste of the South

Join us at the Ramkat for an engaging evening of local southern cuisine, brews and wines, music by Martha Bassett, and a performance by Authoring Action Teen Authors. Bid on gifts for yourself or the holidays...

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The Ramkat

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Taste of the South

Taste of the South

Join us for a fun and engaging evening of local southern cuisine, brews and wines from some of Winston-Salem's best restaurants. Live music by Martha Bassett and a film & performance by Authoring...

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The Ramkat

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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UNC School of the Arts: “Balm in Gilead” by Lanford Wilson

UNC School of the Arts: “Balm in Gilead” by Lanford Wilson

Directed by Quin Gordon - In Wilson’s seminal work, hustlers, harlots and heroin addicts try to survive in and around a run-down diner in New York City. The play reminds us that even the most easily...

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Catawba Theatre - UNC School of the Arts

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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UNC School of the Arts: Emerging Choreographers

UNC School of the Arts: Emerging Choreographers

Experience the next generation of dance as UNCSA’s graduating contemporary majors present their cutting-edge, original choreography. These short dances for small groups will feature unique lighting designs...

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Hanesbrands Theatre

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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UNC School of the Arts: "next to normal"

UNC School of the Arts: "next to normal"

Music by Tom Kitt / Book & Lyrics by Brian Yorkey / Directed by Scott Zigler - This groundbreaking, Tony-winning musical completely changed the landscape of American musical theater. Featuring one...

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Agnes de Mille Theatre - UNC School of the Arts

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Trivia! at Foothills Brewing

Trivia! at Foothills Brewing

Know it all? prove it. Join us every Tuesday and Thursday night for a pint of your favorite Foothills beer and an hour of trivia. Teams must be registered by 9:00. Power up with some great pub fare and...

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Foothills Brewpub

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Toy Time Exhibit

Toy Time Exhibit

Take a trip back in time with Toy Time at Kaleideum Downtown! Back to when there were no cell phones or video games, and batteries were never included! Engage and delight in tumbling, sliding, rocking,...

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

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Toy Time Exhibit

Toy Time Exhibit

Travel back in time to when there were no cell phones or video games, and batteries were never included! Engage and delight in tumbling, sliding, rocking, spinning, dancing, and flying folk toys that demonstrate...

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

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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Did You Just Eat That?

Did You Just Eat That?

Food scientists Brian Sheldon and Paul Dawson have written a fun and innovative new book called 'Did You Just Eat That? Two Scientists Explore Double-Dipping, the Five-Second Rule, and Other Food Myths...

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Bookmarks

Thu Nov 15, 2018

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2018 Salem College Women's Conference-Nuturing Your Personal Ecosystem

2018 Salem College Women's Conference-Nuturing Your Personal Ecosystem

The Salem College Center for Women in Business is proud to offer the 2018 Salem College Women’s Conference, a one day professional and personal development event for women that features outstanding and...

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Wake Forest Biotech Place, Atrium

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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18th Century Baking At the Miksch House Every Friday

18th Century Baking At the Miksch House Every Friday

Weekly Friday Baking in Wood-Fired Brick Beehive Oven Join Sister Hilary every Friday in the yard of the Miksch House to see the way Sister Henrietta Miksch historically baked her gingerbread to sell...

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Old Salem Museums and Gardens

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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Friends of Central Library Big Book Sale

Friends of Central Library Big Book Sale

Friends of Central Library BIG Book Sale 12pm to 5:30pm, Friday, November 16 10am to 4:30pm, Saturday, November 17 and 1pm to 4:30pm Sunday, November 18 Forsyth County Central Library 660 West 5th...

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Forsyth County Central Library

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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Restoration Med Spa Birthday Open House

Restoration Med Spa Birthday Open House

Restoration MedSpa is celebrating it's 3rd Birthday with an Open House. Complimentary consultations, refreshments (including beer and wine), drawings, giveaways, promotions, and deep discounts on services....

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Restoration MedSpa

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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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

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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Gingerbread Decorating Workshops in Clemmons

Gingerbread Decorating Workshops in Clemmons

Open house Gingerbread Decorating Workshops will be held in Merriwood Christian Camp's Cafeteria. Decorate your very own Gingerbread Masterpiece, multiple house sizes and specialty gingerbread items are...

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Merriwood Christian Camp

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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Techstars Triad Startup Weekend

Techstars Triad Startup Weekend

Your idea in 54 hours! Do you have a business idea, but don't know where to start? Techstars Startup Weekend is the place to look for a team, create a prototype and validate your business idea, and...

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FlyWheel CoWorking

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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Stained Glass Playhouse presents "A Christmas Cactus"

Stained Glass Playhouse presents "A Christmas Cactus"

Written by Eliot Byerrum / Directed by Marilyn Gaylord - Christmas is about to get interesting for Cactus O'Riley, a sassy private eye with the holiday blues. She is trying to lure her secretary Fred away...

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Stained Glass Playhouse

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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Cheers! to Brenner Children's

Cheers! to Brenner Children's

The 14th annual Cheers! will be held Friday, November 16, 2018 from 7 – 10 pm at The Millennium Center. Since Cheers! first began in 2005, more than $1 million has been raised for Brenner Children’s...

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The Millennium Center

Fri Nov 16, 2018

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