Events

From the Winston-Salem Open tennis tournament to the Farmers Markets around town, we’ve got you covered when it comes to Winston-Salem events.

Weekend Roundup For May 30-June 2, 2013

Top Festival Pick: Salute! NC Wine Festival

  • Saturday, June 1
  • 12-6PM
  • Fourth Street, between Spring and Marshall Streets
  • Tickets: $20 advance/$25 the day of 
The 8th Annual Salute! NC Wine Festival sponsored by BB&T corks off downtown and offers a wide array of NC wine tastings with the opportunity to purchase, live music, and the ever popular "Wine University," an educational area featuring wine and food demonstrations by local chefs and regional winemakers throughout the day. Be sure to enjoy one of the local winemaker dinners held at fine restaurants on the evenings preceding the festival…

 

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Weekend Roundup June 20-23, 2013

Top Fresh Pick: Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market

  • Saturday, June 22
  • 9AM-12PM
  • Old Salem
Cobblestone Farmers Market graces the historical streets of Old Salem every Saturday! The market sets up from 9AM-12PM. At this nationally recognized producers-only market, you'll find local veggies, produce, meats, eggs and fresh-baked goods and live music…

 

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Weekend Roundup for June 27-30, 2013

Bethabara 4th of July

The historic Moravian communities of Bethabara, Bethania and Salem were the first in North Carolina to celebrate America’s independence in 1783. Join Bethabara in an old-fashioned Fourth of July celebration including ice cream, live music, wagon hayrides and independence-themed activities.

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Winston-Salem Celebrates its 100 Year Centennial

Winston-Salem Centennial Logo

That’s right! It was 100 years ago that the townships of Winston and Salem married and formed one of the earliest-ever hyphenated names: Winston-Salem. Throughout these 100 years, we have seen our city become a vibrant place to live, work and play. All weekend long, Winston-Salem will celebrate its Centennial! There are several activities planned for the …

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Weekend Roundup: July 18-21, 2013

Avenue Q Theatre Alliance

Avenue Q at the Theater Alliance: This spoof is back by popular demand, telling the story of a recent college graduate who returns to his New York neighborhood to discover that it is not as ordinary as he thought. Note: Recommended for mature audiences. Strong language and adult situations depicted.

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Weekend Roundup: July 25-28, 2013

Bowman Gray car racing

MyWinston-Salem.com voted one of The Best!   Thank you so much for your votes in this year’s Smitty’s Notes awards! We are humbled and proud to be voted your runner up for Best Local Blog and Best Local Facebook Page (honorable mention for Twitter). It is our pleasure to highlight all that is wonderful in …

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Weekend Roundup For August 8-11, 2013

Cobblestone Farmers Market

Top Gardening Pick: Heirloom Tomatoes Workshop Thursday, August 8 5-7PM Single Brothers Workshop 10 W. Academy St, Old Salem FREE (but be sure to call & register) more info Over 100 varieties of heirloom tomatoes are grown in the Wachovia Garden, supporting the Sunnyside Ministry of the Moravian Church. In this workshop, tour the garden, …

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Weekend Roundup: July 11-14, 2013

Krispy Kreme fanfest

You’re invited to Krispy Kreme’s 76th birthday party, featuring live music, kids activities, arts and crafts for all ages. Witness the unveiling of a series of doughnut sculptures to be decorated and displayed throughout the city later this year and then auctioned off to benefit local arts organizations. Free coffee and doughnuts!

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Weekend Roundup September 5-8, 2013

Bookmarks Festival

Our Top Bookworm Pick this Weekend is the Bookmarks Festival of Books. The majority of festivities take place on Saturday, September 7, from 10am-5pm in the Downtown Arts District. More than 30 regional and national authors, illustrators and chefs converge on our city to talk about their books and offer readings, signings, workshops and performances. There will also be live entertainment and food vendors on hand. Best selling authors in attendance for this event include Debbie Macomber, James McPherson, Rachel Renee Russell, Bill Harley and more. Attendance is FREE. Check out all the other fun events going on this weekend in Winston-Salem…

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