Weekend Roundup

Every week, we select the top picks of what is going on Winston-Salem, NC, for the weekend! Consider it your one-stop spot for how to make the most of your weekend. Sign up to receive this weekly newsletter in your email box every Thursday by subscribing to our mailing list.

Weekend Roundup For May 23-26, 2013

Top Sweet Pick: Free Ice Cream Day at Dewey's Bakery

  • Sunday, May 26
  • 2:30-4:30PM
  • Dewey's Bakery
  • 262 S. Stratford Rd.
  • FREE
Get a free cup or cone of ice cream to celebrate Blue Ridge Ice Cream's 25th anniversary. Get special deals and coupons. Live music by Martha Bassett from 2:30-4:30PM…

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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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Weekend Roundup For April 18-21, 2013

Top Food Event Pick: Burke Street Food Truck Festival

Burke Street Food Truck Festival

  • Saturday, April 20
  • 3-7PM
  • Burke Street, Downtown
Old Winston Social Club presents the first ever Burke Street Food Truck Festival, featuring over 13 food trucks from across the state. Burke Street vendors will also have displays and Old Winston Social Club will have drink specials and live music all day…

 

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Weekend Roundup For April 25-28, 2013

Top Sweet Treat Pick; Thursday Music at Dewey's Bakery

  • Thursday, April 25
  • 6-8 PM
  • Dewey's Bakery at Thruway
  • FREE
The tradition of Blue Ridge Ice Creams' Thursday summer concerts lives on at their new location in Dewey's Bakery at Thruway. This Thursday, enjoy the music of Max & Ruth Bloomquist while you treat yourself to some buy-one-get-one free Blue Ridge Ice Cream cones…
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Weekend Roundup For May 2-5, 2013

Top Charity Pick:Birdfest Weekend

  • May 3-5
  • Friday 7-10PM
  • Saturday 5-9PM
  • Sunday 1-5PM
  • Downtown Arts District, Trade St.
Friday, get a sneak peek of Birdfest art auction items, pick something up at the Habitat Birdfest Buy & Fly Tent across from Finnigan's Wake and enjoy Doug Davis & the Mystery Dates at 10PM at Ziggy's (tickets $10)…

 

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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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