Andy Griffith, Native of Mount Airy, NC Dies North Carolina icon Andy Griffith died Tuesday morning, July 3, 2012, at age 86 at his home in Manteo, NC. Griffith was best known for his self-titled television show that ran from 1960-1968. The Andy Griffith Show Legacy The sitcom is based in the sleepy town of …
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Winston-Salem has been dubbed, “The City of Arts & Innovation.” The artistic community has been thriving in the city for decades and now the bio-technology industry is growing here as well. The city is alive with reasons to visit: the arts, history, four-year colleges, top-notch medical hospitals, shopping and natural beauty. Find the Right Hotel …
Winston-Salem has been a hotbed for movie production this month. There are currently two feature films being shot in and around Winston-Salem. The first and largest is written and directed by Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner called, Are You Here. The stars associated with the movie, Owen Wilson, North Wilkesboro native Zach Galifianikis and Amy Poehler, have the town abuzz…
Top Outdoor Pick: Summer on Trade with Big Ron Hunter
Top Music Pick: Willie Nelson & Big Daddy Love
- Saturday, June 16, 7 pm
- Jemeokee Music Park in Pinnacle, NC
- Big Daddy Love opens for Willie Nelson for a great night of music under the stars.
- SHUTTLE FROM WS: Get a shuttle pass from Foothills Brewery for $40 that includes your ride to and from the concert and a one-hour private reception prior to the show, featuring complimentary Foothills Brewing products, snacks and water. Shuttle departs at 5 pm.
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Top Family Pick: Winston-Salem Dash Baseball Game with Fireworks
- Winston-Salem Dash vs. Wilmington Blue Rock Baseball Game
- Friday, June 8, 2012, 7 pm
- BB&T Ballpark – 951 Ballpark Way, Downtown WS
- Tickets at the gate: $5-20
- Post-Game Fireworks!
Celebrate a weekend of North Carolina Wine with Salute and Wine Dinners Galore!
An Evening of Southern Food with Chef John Currence m
Friday, June 1, 2012, 5 – 7:30 pm
Breakfast of Course – 723 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem
$50 per person
In conjunction with the Salute! Wine Festival, guests will enjoy an evening of Southern foods and wine tastings from NC wineries with Top Chef contestant & James Beard Award-winner John Currence along with Mary Haglund of Breakfast of Course and the chef from District Bar & Grille.