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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

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A Holiday Dusted in Sugar

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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

Sat May 23, 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

Sat May 23, 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

Sat May 23, 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

Sat May 23, 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

Sat May 23, 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

Sat May 23, 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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How2Night

How2Night

Exhibiting member in clay since 2000, Lin Barnhardt will be demonstrating how to make a handbuilt clay lantern in Piedmont Craftsmen's gallery on Wednesday, May 27th. This educational event is from 6-7...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Wed May 27, 2015

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SECCA Night at Jeffrey Adams on Fourth

SECCA Night at Jeffrey Adams on Fourth

Join us Wednesday, May 27 from 5:00 - 9:00 PM at the UPSTAIRS bar at Jeffrey Adams on Fourth for a fundraiser event! Your favorite faces from SECCA will be taking turns behind the bar mixing your favorite...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Wed May 27, 2015

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Art in the Overlook Gallery

Art in the Overlook Gallery

Drop in the Overlook Gallery every Thursday afternoon at 3:30 PM for creative art making activities inspired by our current exhibitions. This event is free and open to the public.

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu May 28, 2015

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New Winston Museum "Medicine" Salon Series: The Rise of Winston-Salem Hospitals

New Winston Museum "Medicine" Salon Series: The Rise of Winston-Salem Hospitals

The second of three “medicine” focused Salon Series events, Paul Wiles of Novant Health and Dick Dean of Wake Forest Baptist Health will discuss the rise of medicine in Winston-Salem from humble...

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New Winston Museum

Thu May 28, 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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Second Spring Arts Festival

Second Spring Arts Festival

The third annual Second Springs Arts Festival will include a wide variety of art exhibits, demonstrations, musical and literary events with the intent of highlighting creativity by those who are 60 and...

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Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts

Fri May 29, 2015

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Talk @ SECCA Series: Artist Talk with Jeff Whetstone

Talk @ SECCA Series: Artist Talk with Jeff Whetstone

[ Thursday, May 28, 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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“Breakfast with Washington”

“Breakfast with Washington”

To commemorate the 224th anniversary of President Washington’s stop in Kernersville at Dobson’s Tavern for breakfast, the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden 215 S. Main Street, Kernersville, will...

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden

Tue Jun 2, 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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Poetry in Motion; Nicholas Joerling

Poetry in Motion; Nicholas Joerling

Piedmont Craftsmen presents a solo exhibition by Penland ceramic artist Nicholas Joerling. Exhibit runs June 5-27, opening during the June Gallery Hop from 7-10pm. FREE and open to the public. "I...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Fri Jun 5, 2015

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OPENING : Poetry in Motion; Nicholas Joerling

OPENING : Poetry in Motion; Nicholas Joerling

Piedmont Craftsmen presents a solo exhibition by Penland ceramic artist Nicholas Joerling. Exhibit runs June 5-27, opening during the June Gallery Hop from 7-10pm. FREE and open to the public. "I...

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Piedmont Craftsmen

Fri Jun 5, 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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Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: Double Indemnity (1944)

Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: Double Indemnity (1944)

Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 8:00 PM In this film noir masterpiece, insurance salesman Walter Neff (Fred MacMurray) gets seduced by the beautiful Phyllis Dietrichson (Barbara Stanwyck) and tricked into...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Jun 11, 2015

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2nd Saturday @ SECCA

2nd Saturday @ SECCA

Saturday's 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Bring your families to 2nd Saturday @ SECCA where the auditorium will come alive with laughter as we watch classic cartoons and make art together. This event is free and...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Sat Jun 13, 2015

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Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: Thunder Road (1958)

Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: Thunder Road (1958)

Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 8:00 PM Hard-edged Tennessee moonshine runner Luke Doolin (Robert Mitchum) makes risky high-speed deliveries for his father, Vernon (Trevor Bardette). Under pressure from both...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Jun 18, 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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Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: The Big Heat (1953)

Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: The Big Heat (1953)

Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 8:00 PM Homicide detective Dave Bannion (Glenn Ford) is hell-bent on uncovering the far-reaching corruption of the violent gangster Mike Lagna (Alexander Scourby) and his sadistic...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Jun 25, 2015

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Devin Leonardi: Figure at Dusk

Devin Leonardi: Figure at Dusk

June 25 - October 4, 2015 The first solo museum exhibition of Devin Leonardi gathers together a selection of the late artist’s paintings. Leonardi’s work richly depicts the twilight of the American...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Fri Jun 26, 2015

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A Celebration of Independence

A Celebration of Independence

A nostalgic day of patriotic fun with music, demonstrations, food, and more.

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Historic Bethabara Park

Sat Jun 27, 2015

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Paul Ciener Blood Drive

Paul Ciener Blood Drive

The Paul Ciener Blood Drive will be held at and sponsored by Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main Street in Kernersville on Monday, June 29, 2015 from 2:30 pm until 7:00 pm. For an appointment,...

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Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden

Mon Jun 29, 2015

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Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: The Wrong Man (1956)

Going Dark Film Noir Screening Series: The Wrong Man (1956)

Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 8:00 PM Drawn from the true story of a man charged with a crime he didn’t commit, this film follows the story of musician Manny Balestrero (Henry Fonda), who stands accused...

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SECCA-Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art

Thu Jul 2, 2015

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