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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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Kimpton Hotel Says Hello to “The…

Kimpton Hotel will soon be bringing the "suite life" to downtown…

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Hiking Pilot Mountain

Donna Hull, famed luxury and baby boomer blogger recently spent four days in…

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A Holiday Dusted in Sugar

Deep South Magazine featured Winston-Salem in the online piece, "A Holiday…

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Monkey Hooper Fitness

Monkey Hooper Fitness

With Monkey Hooper kids learn early that fitness should be fun! Enjoy structured activities like dancing, games, parachute play, obstacle courses, and more. Children are also encouraged to eat the rainbow...

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Thu May 7, 2015

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deLIGHTed

deLIGHTed

"We all know what light it; but it is not easy to tell what it is." - Samuel Johnson Piedmont Craftsmen is proud to host this special group exhibit featuring work that generates light, work...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Thu May 7, 2015

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EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future

EXHIBIT: Understanding Our Past, Shaping Our Future

This traveling exhibition focuses on Cherokee language and culture, using sound recordings as the basis for presenting a coherent story in words and text. Major themes include Cherokee Homeland, Heritage...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Thu May 7, 2015

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EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains

EXHIBIT: At Home on the Plains

Presented in collaboration with George Catlin’s American Buffalo, an exhibition on view at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, this new mini-exhibit showcases Plains Indians objects from the MOA’s...

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Museum of Anthropology, Wake Forest University

Thu May 7, 2015

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This School, This City: Celebrating 50 Years of UNC School of the Arts in Winston-Salem

This School, This City: Celebrating 50 Years of UNC School of the Arts in Winston-Salem

This School, This City: Celebrating 50 Years of UNC School of the Arts in Winston-Salem (TSTC) opens at the New Winston Museum, 713 South Marshall St. in Winston-Salem. The new year-long exhibition and...

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New Winston Museum

Thu May 7, 2015

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Josephine Halvorson: Slow Burn Exhibition

Josephine Halvorson: Slow Burn Exhibition

March 26 - May 31, 2015 / Curated by Cora Fisher Slow Burn gathers a selection of twenty-three oil paintings by Josephine Halvorson, a contemporary artist who orients traditional approaches to painting...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu May 7, 2015

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 Alternative Modernisms

Alternative Modernisms

Thursday, April 16 - Sunday, August 16, 2015 Curated by Cora Fisher Alternative Modernisms captures the evolving relationship between the historical and contemporary image through diverse personal and...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu May 7, 2015

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Talk @ SECCA Series: Talk with Dr. Ian Taplin, Professor of Sociology, Management and International Studies at Wake Forest University

Talk @ SECCA Series: Talk with Dr. Ian Taplin, Professor of Sociology, Management and International Studies at Wake Forest University

[ Thursday, May 4, 2015 / 6:00 - 8:00 PM ] How does contemporary art reflect contexts of trade and commerce? Art and Capital: Commerce, Commodity and Brand Building Ian Taplin will examine the ways in...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu May 7, 2015

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S2dio Supplies

S2dio Supplies

Join us for a story and a craft!

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Fri May 8, 2015

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Bethabara Highland Games

Bethabara Highland Games

The BEST Game in Town–Celebrate the Scots-Irish contribution to Colonial Bethabara with heavy athletics, music, food and more. Historic Bethabara Park opens to the public at 10 a.m. with some heavy...

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Historic Bethabara Park

Sat May 9, 2015

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Mother's Day at CMWS!

Mother's Day at CMWS!

Happy Mother’s Day! All Moms receive FREE Museum admission.

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Sun May 10, 2015

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Music & Movement

Music & Movement

Come move and groove through songs, fingerplays, and a read aloud. Your child will gain meaningful skills to build upon their language, listening, and physical abilities. Most importantly we will have...

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Wed May 13, 2015

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Talk @ SECCA Series: Talk with Dr. Wesley Hogan,Director of Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University

Talk @ SECCA Series: Talk with Dr. Wesley Hogan,Director of Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University

[ Thursday, May 14, 2015 / 6:00 - 8:00 PM ] How does contemporary art reflect archival and activist contexts? Art, Archive and The Movement. Wesley Hogan will discuss how artists use archives to invoke...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu May 14, 2015

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Discount Friday

Discount Friday

admission is just $3/person from 9 am—7 pm!

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Fri May 15, 2015

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"Landscaping in Small Spaces:  Big Ideas for the 'Little' Garden" by Bryce Lane

"Landscaping in Small Spaces: Big Ideas for the 'Little' Garden" by Bryce Lane

Join us at Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main Street, Kernersville on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm for "Landscaping in Small Spaces: Big Ideas for the 'Little' Garden"...

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden

Sat May 16, 2015

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden Spring Plant Sale

Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden Spring Plant Sale

Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main Street, Kernersville will hold their Spring Plant Sale on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. Plants for sun and shade, selected trees, shrubs,...

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden

Sat May 16, 2015

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Old Salem Spring Festival

Old Salem Spring Festival

Join us to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the announcement of Freedom to the African American congregation in Salem. On May 21, 1865 Rev. S.G. Clark, the Chaplain of the 10th Ohio Cavalry read General...

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Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Sat May 16, 2015

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Pottery Fair on the Square at Old Salem

Pottery Fair on the Square at Old Salem

The 5th annual Old Salem Pottery Fair on the Square will feature more than 30 North Carolina potters from across the state who will be selling their handmade stoneware, earthenware, and folk art in a variety...

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Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Sat May 16, 2015

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Scout Sunday

Scout Sunday

All scouts and adult chaperones enjoy admission for $3/person! Complete the self-guided scavenger hunt and earn a patch. Scout is Sweet patches can be purchased for $2/each.

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Sun May 17, 2015

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Winston-Salem Symphony Youth Symphony Concert

Winston-Salem Symphony Youth Symphony Concert

Stephen Mulligan will conduct a performance by the Youth Symphony.

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Stevens Center - UNC School of the Arts

Mon May 18, 2015

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Signing and Singing

Signing and Singing

Join us, caregivers and their little ones, for a time to read, sing, and play while learning signs to enhance tiny voices and communication! Appropriate for all ages, best for 9 months to 3 years. Led...

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Tue May 19, 2015

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Angel Bear Yoga: Spring Flower Adventure

Angel Bear Yoga: Spring Flower Adventure

Enjoy the flowers of spring! We’ll read Miss Rumphius and learn how to see the beauty all around us. Learn tree pose, flower pose and beauty pose. A special animal friend will visit, too!

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Wed May 20, 2015

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Big Bang Boom Rock Concert

Big Bang Boom Rock Concert

Big Bang Boom Rock Concert! Kona Ice of Kernersville will be selling tasty treats outdoors from 10:30 am—12:30 pm!

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Mon May 25, 2015

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Science Alive Homeschool Day in Old Salem

Science Alive Homeschool Day in Old Salem

The Moravians of Salem had an advanced understanding of science and technology: agriculture, astronomy, botany, surveying, architecture and manufacturing. Science was a tool, used to solve the problems...

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Old Salem Museums & Gardens

Fri May 29, 2015

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Talk @ SECCA Series: Artist Talk with Jeff Whetstone

Talk @ SECCA Series: Artist Talk with Jeff Whetstone

[ Friday, May 29, 2015 @ 6:00 PM ] How does contemporary art reflect the context of place and our relationship to it? Drawn by Instinct. Jeff Whetstone, Artist and Professor of Art, University of North...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Fri May 29, 2015

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Superhero Party

Superhero Party

Here we are to save the day! Each child will create their own mask, cape, and cuffs. Have fun creating some fun superhero crafts, too. All superheroes and their sidekicks (that’s you!) will enjoy...

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Children's Museum of Winston-Salem

Sat May 30, 2015

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Winston-Salem Symphony Classics Concert: Maestro's 10th Anniversary Finale: Mahler's First

Winston-Salem Symphony Classics Concert: Maestro's 10th Anniversary Finale: Mahler's First

Chorale director, Carole Ott, leads beautiful, rarely heard choral works by Bruckner and 20th-century American composer Randall Thompson. Paired with the Season’s grand finale, Mahler’s “Titan”...

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Stevens Center - UNC School of the Arts

Sat May 30, 2015

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Talk @ SECCA Series: alk with Dr. Nadia Yaqub, Associate Professor and Chair of Asian Studies at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Talk @ SECCA Series: alk with Dr. Nadia Yaqub, Associate Professor and Chair of Asian Studies at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

[ Thursday, June 4, 2015 @ 6:00 PM ] How does contemporary art reflect geo-political contexts? A Sketch of Manners: Jumana Manna and Palestinian Film. Dr. Yaqub will discuss Jumana Manna’s film “A...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Jun 4, 2015

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Summer Nights-A Bethabara Band Concert and Family Evening

Summer Nights-A Bethabara Band Concert and Family Evening

A Bethabara Band Concert and Family Evening- Summer Kickoff-Enjoy music from all eras, 2 bit ($.25) ice cream cones, and more.

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Historic Bethabara Park

Thu Jun 11, 2015

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Devin Leonardi: Figure at Dusk Opeing Reception

Devin Leonardi: Figure at Dusk Opeing Reception

Thursday, June 25 / 6:00 - 8:00 PM / Free and open to the public / Cash bar and light bites provided The first solo museum exhibition of Devin Leonardi gathers together a selection of the late artist’s...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Jun 25, 2015

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