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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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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

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 2019

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Pattern, Dye, and Clay Exhibit at Piedmont Craftsmen

Pattern, Dye, and Clay Exhibit at Piedmont Craftsmen

Join us Friday, May 3rd, from 7PM-9PM, for the opening of "Pattern, Dye, and Clay", an exhibit featuring the work of Piedmont Craftsmen Exhibiting Members Kristin Schoonover & Margaret Agner,...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 2019

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Lyle Tuttlt Tattoo Artist 1931-2019

Lyle Tuttlt Tattoo Artist 1931-2019

Lyle Tuttle got his first tattoo in 1946 in an arcade on Market Street in San Francisco. Little did he know that he had found his life’s calling! He operated tattoo shops in San Francisco and Los Angeles...

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Tattoo Archive

Fri May 24, 2019

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Book Trivia

Book Trivia

Bring some friends, grab some drinks at Footnote Coffee & Cocktails, and nerd out at our latest edition of literary trivia! Free and open to the public.

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Bookmarks

Fri May 24, 2019

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LEAD Girls Zumba Party

LEAD Girls Zumba Party

We all love to dance! So let's PARTY for a good cause! On Friday, June 21st at 6pm, join us as we raise money to benefit LEAD Girls of NC a nonprofit organization that is motivated to create a world where...

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Gateway YWCA

Fri May 24, 2019

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Music in the Park

Music in the Park

There will be FREE music in the ARTivity on the Green Art Park starting at 7:30pm with Carmen Bliss. Check the wonderful Carmen out on facebook (https://www.facebook.com/TheRealCarmenBliss/) and come...

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Artivity on the Green

Fri May 24, 2019

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Gears and Guitars Fest

Gears and Guitars Fest

2019 Gears and Guitars Fest May 23rd - May 26th May 23rd Pre and Post Game Music at The Winston-Salem Dash May 24th Trampled by Turtles The Infamous Stringdusters Songs From The Road Band May 25th Drive-By...

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Bailey Park

Fri May 24, 2019

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Movers for Moms - Collecting Donations for Mothers in Need

Movers for Moms - Collecting Donations for Mothers in Need

Every year, Two Men And A Truck holds a campaign entitled Movers for Moms, where we work to collect essential need items for women in homeless and domestic abuse shelters. First launched in 2007 by TWO...

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Two Men And A Truck

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 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

Fri May 24, 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 May 25, 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 May 25, 2019

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Saturday ARTivity Market

Saturday ARTivity Market

A FREE market for up to 20 AFAS artists to sell their works of art around the ARTivity on the Green Art Park and AFAS Center for the Arts. #art #teamafas #artivitymarkert

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Artivity on the Green

Sat May 25, 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 May 25, 2019

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NCBB Carnival! concerts

NCBB Carnival! concerts

The North Carolina Brass Band performs its final concert of the 2018-19 season, Carnival! The performance will include a special guest artist, internationally renowned trumpet and cornet player, Vince...

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Brendle Recital Hall - Wake Forest University

Sat May 25, 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 May 25, 2019

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Brown Bag Food Pairing at The Beer Growler Winston-Salem!

Brown Bag Food Pairing at The Beer Growler Winston-Salem!

We're celebrating National Brown Bag It Day with a very special food pairing- bring in any food item and our Certified Server Level Ciccerones will pair it with craft beer, cider, mead or soda! Go ahead-...

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The Beer Growler Winston-Salem

Sat May 25, 2019

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SERB FEST

SERB FEST

The 9th annual SERB Fest is the event by which local Serb community is introducing their neighbors to the unique culture, traditions, entertainment and splendid food, therefor enriching our diverse community.  A...

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St. Basil of Ostrog Serbian Orthodox Church

Sat May 25, 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 May 27, 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 May 27, 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 May 27, 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 May 27, 2019

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A Preschool Art Experience!

A Preschool Art Experience!

Beginning Tuesday January 8 and recurring every Tuesday morning from 9-10AM, ArtAbout is hosting A Preschool Art Experience! Bring your young ones to play with colors and shapes. Geared for 4 &...

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

Tue May 28, 2019

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Book Babies

Book Babies

Stories, rhymes & songs for children ages 0-2 years old. This event repeats every Tuesday. Please call the Forsyth Central Children's Library at 336-703-3040 for more information.

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Forsyth County Public Library

Tue May 28, 2019

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