My Winston-Salem Weekend Roundup for January 3-6, 2013

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Top Picks for What to Do in Winston-Salem
Weekend of January 3-6, 2013

ice skating skate ljvm coliseum annex public

Top Family Fun Pick:
Public Ice Skating

  • Now through January 31, 2013
  • Skate times vary, see schedule
  • Joel Colisum Annex
  • Admission: $6, skate rental $3
Public ice skating is back at the LJVM Coliseum Annex. Skate times vary daily. Call (336) 727-2978 for information about public skating times and lessons. Special events include Friday Night Ice Jams. Group discount rates are available. Note: There is also a spectator fee of $1.
alfred hitchcock aperture cinema theatre film movie

Top Movie Pick:

  • Thursday, January 3, 2013
  • 6PM & 8:30PM
  • a/perture cinema
  • 311 W. Fourth St., Winston-Salem
  • Tickets: Adults $8, students/seniors $7
Thursday night is the last showing of Hitchcock, the love story of famed filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock and his wife, Alma Reville. Starring Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, Scarlet Johansson and Jessica Biel, the film is set during the making of Hitchcok's most famous movie, Psycho.
dada first friday gallery hop arts district

Top Art Pick:
DADA's First Friday Gallery Hop

  • Friday, January 4, 2013
  • 7-10PM
  • Galleries in the Arts District
  • Trade Street Area of Downtown
  • FREE
Galleries throughout the Arts District will be debuting new exhibits, such as the Artworks Gallery with their Three New Members Show: Tyrie Brown, Mike Foley & John Hamilton.
tyler nail

Top Music Pick:
Tyler Nail

  • Friday, January 4, 2013
  • 9PM
  • The Garage
  • 110 W. 7th St., Winston-Salem
  • Admission: $7
Local favorite Tyler Nail plays his soulful acoustic folk originals at the Garage following Roadkill Ghost Choir and Mrs. Kennedy & the Noize.
frosty fifty salem lake relay 25k 50k

Salem Lakeshore Frosty Fifty Run

  • Saturday, January 5, 2013
  • 8AM
  • Salem Lake Shelter off of Salem Lake Rd
  • Registration: $35/$50/$125
The Frosty Fifty is an annual race sponsored by the Twin City Track Club, and includes a 25k and 50k for individuals, as well as a 50k group relay for teams of four.
winston salem festival ballet fairy tale series

Winston-Salem Festival Ballet:
A Fairy Tale Series

  • Saturday, January 5, 2013
  • 11AM & 2PM
  • Milton Rhodes Center
  • 251 N. Spruce St.
  • Winston-Salem, NC 27101
  • Tickets: $12/$10 student rush with I.D.
The classic fairy tales, The Three Little Pigs, Hansel & Gretel, and Jack & the Beanstalk, choreographed by Gary Taylor, are presented in one act productions especially for the enjoyment of younger audiences and all who enjoy fairytales. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early as there will be activities and a parade of characters who will be available for autographs and photo ops prior to each performance.
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About The Author:

Kristi was born and raised just up the road in Mount Airy (a.k.a. Mayberry) and frequented Winston-Salem often growing up for school field trips, shopping, and dining. After attending Appalachian State University, and a brief stint living in Southern Virginia, Kristi returned to Winston-Salem, NC in 1999 and began her work in non-profit, public relations and writing. She and her family enjoy the convenience of living near downtown Winston-Salem. She enjoys the arts, photography and cooking. "I'm a small town girl at heart, but Winston-Salem isn't an overwhelming city. It is rich with friendly people, history, culture and has a vibrant art community and that is why I am proud to call this "My Winston-Salem!"

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