Top Festival Pick: Salute! NC Wine Festival
- Saturday, June 1
- Fourth Street, between Spring and Marshall Streets
- Tickets: $20 advance/$25 the day of
Top Fresh Pick: Old Salem Cobblestone Farmers Market
- Saturday, June 22
- Old Salem
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.
Following their game against the Myrtle Beach Pelicans on Thursday, July 4th, the Dash will have a special fireworks display “bigger than ever” to honor Independence Day. Additional postgame fireworks will be held the following night (July 5).
Top Food Event Pick: Burke Street Food Truck Festival
- Saturday, April 20
- Burke Street, Downtown
Top Sweet Treat Pick; Thursday Music at Dewey's Bakery
- Thursday, April 25
- 6-8 PM
- Dewey's Bakery at Thruway
Top Charity Pick:Birdfest Weekend
- May 3-5
- Friday 7-10PM
- Saturday 5-9PM
- Sunday 1-5PM
- Downtown Arts District, Trade St.
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, …
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!