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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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Ocean Bound Exhibit at Kaleideum North

Ocean Bound Exhibit at Kaleideum North

Did you know that everyone lives in a watershed and everyone’s actions affect our ocean? In this interactive exhibit, you can pilot a giant “submersible” from mountain stream to the ocean, encounter...

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Kaleideum North- Formerly SciWorks

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Color Connections

Color Connections

Piedmont Craftsmen opens Color Connections, an exhibition of glass and fiber, on Friday, April 6th from 7:00-10:00 pm. This two-person exhibit features blown glass vessels and sculptures of Rob Levin and...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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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

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Exhibit: Japan through the Photographer's Lens

Exhibit: Japan through the Photographer's Lens

Japan is often seen as a high-tech society and an economic leader in industry and manufacturing. Though true, Japan is also a society that reflects on its deep roots and historical traditions. This exhibition...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Exhibit: Mother Goddess: Fertility Figures of the Ancient Mediterranean

Exhibit: Mother Goddess: Fertility Figures of the Ancient Mediterranean

Childbirth was a magical and religious act for ancient cultures of the Mediterranean. Necessary for life, but also dangerous, it was a time in women’s lives that required the intervention of the divine....

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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OH! Naturale: Nudes and Nature

OH! Naturale: Nudes and Nature

Seth Moskowitz and Don Green Exhibition dates: July 30 – August 26, 2017 Artits’s Reception, Sunday, August 6th, 2 – 4 pm Gallery Hop: Friday August 4, 7 – 10 pm Moskowitz has always been fascinated...

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Artworks Gallery

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Zac Trainor: Between Psyche and Matter

Zac Trainor: Between Psyche and Matter

Zac Trainor presents a confrontation with the unconscious in an effort to capture or access a glimpse beyond the veil and into the realm of the soul. The processes taking place in our conscious and unconscious,...

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Salem College Elberson Fine Arts Center - Velma Mason Davis Gallery

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Women Printmakers of Winston-Salem, 2018

Women Printmakers of Winston-Salem, 2018

This Invitational exhibition brings together women printmakers currently active in the Winston-Salem community. Inspired by the original Five Winston-Salem Printmakers—Anne Kesler Shields, Sue Moore,...

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Salem College Elberson Fine Arts Center - Mary Davis Holt Gallery

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Heirloom Gardens Collection Tours

Heirloom Gardens Collection Tours

This spring, dig into to Winston-Salem's rich agricultural history and inspiring beauty with a self-guided tour or workshop at one of our historic and heirloom gardens. Spring brings gorgeous blossoms...

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Old Salem Museums and Gardens

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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12 X 12: 12 Artists from the 12th State

12 X 12: 12 Artists from the 12th State

12 X 12: 12 Artists from the 12th State (12 X 12) exhibition presents North Carolina artists who were selected by jury to participate in the 12 X 12 pop-up artist salon series at SECCA during 2016-2017....

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Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art - -SECCA

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Exhibit: Branching Out Asian Brush Painting by Barbara Rizza Mellin

Exhibit: Branching Out Asian Brush Painting by Barbara Rizza Mellin

Branching Out Asian Brush Painting by Barbara Rizza Mellin at Red Dog Gallery. Month of April, One-woman Exhibit. Mellin was inspired to create this new body of work after one of her brush paintings was...

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AFAS Red Dog Gallery

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Branching Out: Asian Brush paintings by Barbara Rizza Mellin Art Exhibit

Branching Out: Asian Brush paintings by Barbara Rizza Mellin Art Exhibit

AFAS and Red Dog Gallery 630 N. Liberty Street, Winston Salem will host a one-woman exhibition during the month of April. Barbara Rizza Mellin will show a collection of new works inspired by the response...

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Branching Out: Asian Brush Painting Art Exhibit (Barbara Rizza Mellin, artist)

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Other Suns, Small Event Center

Other Suns, Small Event Center

Located at 414 N Laura Wall Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27101. Other Suns is a new small events venue located near Downtown Winston-Salem. Richard Wright said this about the great migration in his book native...

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Other Suns

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Natural Shocks

Natural Shocks

Green Street United Methodist Church in Winston-Salem, N.C., will be hosting a free performance of the play "Natural Shocks," at 7 p.m., April 20, 2018, as part of The National Campaign of Theater...

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Green Street Church

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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UNC School of the Arts: A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute: "Impressions de Pelléas"

UNC School of the Arts: A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute: "Impressions de Pelléas"

(Emerging Artist Series) Music by Claude Debussy; Directed by Nic Muni - From the team that brought you "La tragédie de Carmen" comes a primal, impressionistic story of love, both ignited and...

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Agnes de Mille Theatre - UNC School of the Arts

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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UNC School of the Arts: Spring Dance Concert

UNC School of the Arts: Spring Dance Concert

Rich and resonant, this program features four distinctive works: Marius Petipa’s Paquita, a cornerstone of the classical ballet repertoire; José Limón’s classic modern piece A Choreographic Offering,...

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Stevens Center - UNC School of the Arts

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Salem Academy Theatre Presents Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins

Salem Academy Theatre Presents Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins

The “jack of all trades” Bert introduces us to the troubled Banks family in England circa 1910. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep....

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Salem College Elberson Fine Arts Center - Drama Workshop

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Carolina History & Haunts Historical Ghost Tour of Winston-Salem

Carolina History & Haunts Historical Ghost Tour of Winston-Salem

90 minute historical ghost walking tour guided by the eerie glow of candlelight.

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Carolina History & Haunts Tours

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Some Enchanted Evening - The Songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein

Some Enchanted Evening - The Songs of Rodgers & Hammerstein

The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem will present Some Enchanted Evening: The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein April 13-15 & 19-22 at the Arts Council Theatre. A fun and lively show for all ages, Some...

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Arts Council Theatre

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Fireworks Night with the Dash

Fireworks Night with the Dash

Baseball and Fireworks! It’s another Fireworks Friday at BB&T Ballpark with the Winston-Salem Dash. First pitch is at 7 p.m., and a spectacular fireworks show follows the game.

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BB&T Ballpark

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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MARY POPPINS THE MUSICAL by Salem Academy

MARY POPPINS THE MUSICAL by Salem Academy

The “jack of all trades” Bert introduces us to the troubled Banks family in England circa 1910. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep....

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Salem Elberson Fine Arts Center

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Fiddle & Bow Society Presents: Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin

Fiddle & Bow Society Presents: Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin

As Wil Maring sat for long summer hours as a teenager at her family’s roadside vegetable stand, picking out self-made tunes on her Sears guitar to pass the time, she never dreamed of the path she would...

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Muddy Creek Cafe and Music Hall

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Rock Laser Shows in the Planetarium

Rock Laser Shows in the Planetarium

Shows are $6(+ tax)/person each or see both for $10(+ tax). Doors open at 8:45 pm. (Exhibit galleries and outdoor areas will be closed.) 9 pm - Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon 10 pm - Led Zeppelin...

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Kaleideum North- Formerly SciWorks

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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RiverRun International Film Festival

RiverRun International Film Festival

Don't miss the RiverRun International Film Festival during our 20th anniversary on April 19-29, 2018. Screen films, vote for your favorites, and enjoy wonderful discounts on dining, hotels, merchandise...

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a/perture cinema

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Ocean Bound Exhibit

Ocean Bound Exhibit

Did you know that everyone lives in a watershed and everyone’s actions affect our ocean? In this interactive exhibit, you can pilot a giant “submersible” from mountain stream to the ocean, encounter...

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Kaleideum North- Formerly SciWorks

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Children’s China Exhibit

Children’s China Exhibit

Take an overseas adventure without leaving your hometown when Kaleideum Downtown hosts Children’s China: Celebrating Culture, Character, and Confucius. This interactive exhibit, designed for children...

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

Fri Apr 20, 2018

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Hammerbird 5K

Hammerbird 5K

8:30 a.m. One Mile Walk/Run 9:00 a.m. 5K Walk/Run Experience first hand how Habitat for Humanity of Forsyth County is not only helping individual families, but also transforming the historic Boston-Thurmond...

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Kimberley Park Elementary

Sat Apr 21, 2018

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Lost & Found Pajama Party

Lost & Found Pajama Party

Come dressed in your pj’s for Peppercorn Theatre at Kaleideum’s premier event! Enjoy a continental breakfast, create a sock puppet inThe Prop Shop to bring to the performance, and explore the Museum...

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

Sat Apr 21, 2018

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Peppercorn Theatre presents Lost & Found

Peppercorn Theatre presents Lost & Found

Follow the journey of two young siblings as they venture into an imagined world where all lost things go. Using a musical landscape and everyday objects, Lost & Found explores what children do best:...

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

Sat Apr 21, 2018

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Document Shred

Document Shred

New Philadelphia Moravian Church, 4440 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem, will have a document shred from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon, Saturday, April 21. Cost is $5 per box. Enter from Kilpatrick Street. ...

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New Philadelphia Moravian Church

Sat Apr 21, 2018

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