A few handpicked happenings that might be under your radar (until now).
Friday, September 11th
@ The Olio
>>Glassblowing Demo Night: Blown Sculpture!
(6pm – 8pm, F-F-F-Free event!)
Saturday, September 12th
>> Undy The Stars: A family fun event to celebrate life and build awareness for GI cancers / food, music, games and ending with a sky full of memorial lanterns. Find us there serving up summertime eats with Five Loaves Catering; come say ‘hey!’
(5p – 8pm, admission prices here)
@ Bailey Park
>> Hoots Flea Market, featuring 100 vendors, 10 food trucks and live music curated by Reanimator Records + dunk tank, food eating contest & “bad ass fun”
(flea market: 11am – 4pm, music: 3:30pm – 7pm)
@ Downtown Winston-Salem, various locations
>> Bookmarks Festival of Books & Authors: this annual event presented by Winston-Salem based non-profit, Bookmarks brings over 40 world renowned authors to our community for talks, special programming and school visits. It is the Carolina’s largest event of its kind. Check out the featured authors and schedule of appearances here.
(10am – 5pm)
Sunday, September 13th
@ Corner of Fourth & Cherry Streets
>> Second Sundays on Fourth: The goal of this monthly festival is “To bring great music and free family-friendly fun to downtown Winston-Salem, and in the process support local businesses and nonprofits that make Winston-Salem a happier, more prosperous and vibrant community.” This month’s headline is California’s own, The Donkeys, bridging influences such as The Grateful Dead, The Byrds, and indy rock to create a sound full of mellow, sunny grooves. Opening act, Silver Sedan.
(F-f-freeeee! show starts at 3pm; festival 3pm – 6pm)