Cary Living Calendar of Events

Below are upcoming events in and around the Cary, NC area.

3/27/2015 - Art Accolades at Waverly
Final Friday Open House at Waverly Artist Group and Gallery
302 Colonades Way #209 | Cary
Time: 6-9pm

3/27/2015 - Steve Byrne @ Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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3/27/2015 - North Carolina History Tea
West Regional Library
4000 Louis Stephens Drive | Cary
919.377.0509 | wakegov.com/libraries/locations/wrl
Time: 10:30am-12pm

3/28/2015 - Beer & Bacon Festival
75 craft beers, 15 restaurants, and 10 bacons from across the U.S.
See www.beerandbacon.com for ticket pricing. Save money and buy tickets in advance, on sale now.
Time: 12-6pm

3/28/2015 - Steve Byrne @ Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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3/29/2015 - University of Mount Olive’s Free Spirit Concert
University of Mount Olive
850 High House Road | Cary
Free Spirit is a vocal ensemble of students that perform a mix of Contemporary, Gospel and A Capella Christian music.
919.467.2128
genesis-umc.org/web/
Time: 7pm

3/29/2015 - Collage Creations Workshop
Waverly Artists Group
302 Colonades Way #209 | Cary
waverlyartistsgroup.com
Time: 1pm-6:30pm

3/29/2015 - Worship at Alive
Genesis United Methodist Church
850 High House Road | Cary

Time: 9 & 11:20am

3/30/2015 - Get Outdoors in North Carolina
West Regional Library
4000 Louis Stephens Drive | Cary
919.377.0509 | wakegov.com/libraries/locations/wrl
Time: 6:30-7:30pm

4/1/2015 - Reflect & Renew
Genesis United Methodist Church
850 High House Road | Cary

Time: 7pm

4/2/2015 - Maudy Thursday
Genesis United Methodist Church
850 High House Road | Cary

Time: 7pm

4/2/2015 - Nikki Glaser at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/3/2015 - "Coalescence" exhibit
Local Color Gallery
311 W. Martin Street | Raleigh
This exhibit, featuring artists Rebecca Toy and Keanna Artis, runs through April 25th.
localcoloraleigh.com
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4/3/2015 - Nikki Glaser at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/4/2015 - 64th Stonybrook Steeplechase
Carolina Horse Park
2814 Montrose Road | Raeford, NC
910.875.4310 | carolinahorsepark.com
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4/4/2015 - Nikki Glaser at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/4/2015 - Barrel Sample with Tastings
Chatham Hill Winery
8245 Chapel Hill Road | Cary
chathamhillwine.com | 919.380.7135
Time: 11am-6pm

4/4/2015 - Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Crossroads Plaza
219 Crossroads Blvd. | Cary
Time: 10am-1pm

4/4/2015 - Western Wake Farmers’ Market 7th Season
Carpenter Village Marketplace
101 Gathering Park Circle | Cary
westernwakefarmersmarket.org
Time: 8am-12pm

4/5/2015 - Easter Sunday Worship @ Alive
Genesis United Methodist Church
850 High House Road | Cary
Brunch at 10:10am
Time: 9 & 11:20am

4/9/2015 - Rory Scovel at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/9/2015 - Climate Change: Read and Discuss
West Regional Library
4000 Louis Stephens Drive | Cary
919.463.8500
How do we know that what we hear about climate change research is reliable and unbiased? Read about the topic and then join faculty from NC State's Department of History for a discussion exploring the issues surrounding climate change and how to be a smart consumer of media. Ask for the readings at the desk. Registration requested.
Time: 7-8pm

4/10/2015 - Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue 2015 Golden G
Prestonwood Country Club
300 Prestonwood Parkway | Cary
919.363.1863 | goldenrescuenc.org
Time: 7-10pm

4/10/2015 - Rory Scovel at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/10/2015 - A Drag Queen Prom
Koka Booth Ampitheatre
8003 Regency Parkway | Cary
919.462.2025 | boothamphitheatre.com
Time: 7pm

4/10/2015 - Rapid Media's 10th annual Reel Paddling Film Festi
Rally Point Sport Grill
837 Bass Pro Lane | Cary
www.rallypointsportgrill.com
Films from Canada, the US and around the world competed in 10 categories, with winners now touring more than 100 cities. Be one of the more than 30,000 people worldwide to be a part of the screening!
The festival inspires more people to explore rivers, lakes and oceans, push physical and emotional extremes, embrace the lifestyle and appreciate the heritage of the wild places we paddle.
Free admission.
Time: 7:30pm

4/11/2015 - YogaFest NC
McKimmon Center, 1101 Gorman St., Raleigh
919-522-2646
Early registration discounts available. Presented by You Call This Yoga, 02 Fitness, Irregardless Cafe, and Harmony Foods.
Time: 7:30am-5pm

4/11/2015 - Rory Scovel at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/11/2015 - Eight Things You Need to Know About Rosé
Chatham Hill Winery
8245 Chapel Hill Road | Cary
chathamhillwine.com | 919.380.7135
April 11th & 12th.
Time: 11am-6pm

4/11/2015 - An Evening at the Speak Easy Casino Night and Auct
Raleigh Country Club
400 Donald Ross Drive | Raleigh
919.363.1863 | stompthemonsterNC.org
Time: 7-11pm

4/11/2015 - YogaFest NC
McKimmon Center
1101 Gorman Street | Raleigh
919.522.2646
Time: 7:30am-5pm

4/12/2015 - Weinberg Lecture of Egyptology: “Gardens in Ancien
North Carolina Museum of Art
East Building, Museum Auditorium
2110 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
919.664.6795 | ncartmuseum.org
Time: 2pm

4/13/2015 - The Carylina Toastmasters Club Open House
zPizza
96 Cornerstone Drive | Cary
Visitors are invited learn about Toastmasters and how they can improve their public speaking skills. Anyone interested in attending the event should contact Kemal Akozer at (510) 205-0600 or kemal@cisco.com.
Time: 6:30-8pm

4/16/2015 - Bruce Bruce at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/17/2015 - 4th Annual En Plein Air Paint-Off Downtown Fuquay-
Fuquay-Varina | Downtown Districts
director@Fuquay-VarinaDowntown.com
fuquay-varinadowntown.com/events
Time: 3-7pm

4/17/2015 - Bruce Bruce at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/18/2015 - Free Outdoor Yoga Class
Bond Park Community Center
801 High House Road | Cary
strenuagoal.com | townofcary.org
Time: 9-10am

4/18/2015 - Great Grapes! Food & Wine Festival
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
8003 Regency Parkway | Cary
919.462.2025 | uncorkthefun.com
Time: 11am-7pm

4/18/2015 - 4th Annual "Dentistry From the Heart" Free Dental
Cary Family Dental
1149 Kildaire Farm Road | Cary
919-234-5064 | carydental.com/dfth | caryfamdental.dfth@gmail.com
A team of 10 dentists will be providing free extractions, fillings or cleanings to adults 18 and older with a valid ID. First-come, first-served. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Patients encouraged to arrive early, dress appropriately and bring chairs, blankets, water, snacks, etc. Free t-shirts and toothbrushes to the first 200. Music and refreshments throughout the day.
Time: 7am-5pm

4/18/2015 - 4th Annual En Plein Air Paint-Off Downtown Fuquay-
Fuquay-Varina | Downtown Districts
director@Fuquay-VarinaDowntown.com
fuquay-varinadowntown.com/events
Time: 3-7pm

4/18/2015 - Bruce Bruce at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/19/2015 - Chatham Street Chowdown - Food Truck Rally
West Chatham Street in Downtown Cary
15 local food trucks and a beer & wine garden. There will be plenty of seating and live music throughout the event.
Time: 12-4:30pm

4/19/2015 - Chatham Street Chowdown Food Truck Rally
West Chatham Street | Downtown Cary
townofcary.org
Time: 12-4:30pm

4/19/2015 - Bruce Bruce at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
Time:

4/21/2015 - Lecture and Themed Dinner: “Arms for Art, and Othe
North Carolina Museum of Art
East Building, Museum Auditorium
2110 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
919.664.6795 | ncartmuseum.org
Time: 6:30pm

4/23/2015 - Mitch Fatel at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/24/2015 - Cary Players presents Legally Blonde the Musical
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue | Cary
Visit caryplayers.org for ticket information.
Time: 7:30pm

4/24/2015 - Southern Women’s Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
800.849.0248 | southernshows.com/wra
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4/24/2015 - Free Outdoor Yoga Class with a Live String Quartet
Page Walker Arts & History Center
119 Ambassador Loop | Cary
strenuagoal.com | townofcary.org
Time: 3-4:30pm

4/24/2015 - Mitch Fatel at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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4/25/2015 - Mitch Fatel at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
Time:

4/25/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

4/25/2015 - LOCAL at Waverly Place Season Kickoff
Throughout Waverly Place
Corner of Tryon & Kildaire Farm Roads | Cary
localatwaverly.com
Time: 9am-1pm

4/25/2015 - Color Theory, Schemes and Strategies Workshop at W
Waverly Artist Group
302 Colonades Way #209 | Cary
waverlyartistsgroup.com
Time: 9am-1pm

4/25/2015 - Lunch and Lecture: “Handle with Care—Bringing the
North Carolina Museum of Art
East Building, Museum Auditorium
2110 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
919.664.6795 | ncartmuseum.org
Time: 11am

4/25/2015 - Bike for Hope
The Bike for Hope will begin and end in the parking lot of Trek Bicycles of Raleigh. Participants have a choice of 3 routes: 15 miles, 32 miles, and 50 miles. Breakfast will be served in the morning, and riders will enjoy refreshments at various pit stops along their respective routes. A post-ride celebration lunch will feature Jersey Mike's subs and PDQ's fresh & hot chicken tenders.
Proceeds from the Bike for Hope will benefit The Foundation of Hope forResearch and Treatment of Mental Illness.
To register, please visit www.walkforhope.com
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4/25/2015 - Southern Women’s Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
800.849.0248 | southernshows.com/wra
Time:

4/25/2015 - Fairy Garden Class
The Garden Hut
1004 Old Honeycutt Road | Fuquay-Varina
919.552.0590 | nelsasgardenhut.com
Time: 11am

4/25/2015 - Cary Players presents Legally Blonde the Musical
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue | Cary
Visit caryplayers.org for ticket information.
Time: 7:30pm

4/26/2015 - Meet Randy Fenoli from TLC Network's "Say Yes to t
NC State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
Randy Fenoli, star of the TLC network hit show "Say Yes to the Dress," will be in Raleigh empowering women to "say yes" to being their best in all aspects of their lives. Locals can learn from his uplifting tips and then have the chance to talk with him personally in a fan meet-and-greet.
Tickets can be purchased at an advanced discount of $10 online or $8 at local Walgreens locations starting March 23. A ticket includes access to a full-day at the Southern Women's Show, which is celebrating 30 fun, flirty and fabulous years in Raleigh.
Time: 2pm

4/26/2015 - Cary Players presents Legally Blonde the Musical
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue | Cary
Visit caryplayers.org for ticket information.
Time: 3pm

4/26/2015 - Southern Women’s Show
North Carolina State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Road | Raleigh
800.849.0248 | southernshows.com/wra
Time:

4/26/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

4/30/2015 - Carly Aquilino at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
Time:

5/1/2015 - Carly Aquilino at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
Time:

5/1/2015 - Cary Players presents Legally Blonde the Musical
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue | Cary
Visit caryplayers.org for ticket information.
Time: 7:30pm

5/2/2015 - 6th Annual Herbfest 2015
Page-Walker Arts & History Center
119 Ambassador Loop | Cary
Buy herbs and plants, visit our craft booths, stroll the beautiful grounds of the Page-Walker, and tour the Page Educational Garden, including a close-up look at the historic 1850’s Page smokehouse. Bid on beautiful garden and herb related items during our silent auction and enjoy two butterfly releases during the event. Lunch and kids’ activities, too. FREE, and will be held rain or shine.
Visit www.friendsofpagewalker.org or call 919.460.4963.
Time: 9am-3pm

5/2/2015 - Cary Players presents Legally Blonde the Musical
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue | Cary
Visit caryplayers.org for ticket information.
Time: 7:30pm

5/2/2015 - Carly Aquilino at Goodnights Comedy Club
861 West Morgan Street | Raleigh
919.828.LAFF (5233) | goodnightscomedy.com
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5/2/2015 - Inside Out 5K Run/Walk for Children's Mental Healt
Lucy Daniels Center | 9003 Weston Parkway, Cary
http://www.lucydanielscenter.org/news-events/the-inside-out-5k-run-walk/event-information
Time: 8am

5/3/2015 - Cary Players presents Legally Blonde the Musical
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue | Cary
Visit caryplayers.org for ticket information.
Time: 3pm

5/8/2015 - Polka Plus Band (Special 20th Anniversary Concert)
Page-Walker Arts & History Center Garden
119 Ambassador Loop | Cary
Yankovic Day brings polka fans together to hear music of the late Frankie Yankovic. 2015 is the 20th annual concert performed by the band. Mr. Yankovic performed with the band in 1997. It is the spirit of keeping his music alive for the younger generation that the band performs each year.
For more information, visit townofcary.org and search “Starlight Concert Series” Free admission.
Time: 7pm

5/30/2015 - Teen Driving Solutions School’s Intensive Teen Sa
Virginia International Raceway
1245 Pine Tree Road | Alton, VA
Two-day class that provides teens with behind-the-wheel and mental training to improve vehicle control in a structured and safe setting. It goes beyond traditional driver's ed curriculum with a more in-depth, safety-focused approach. By working through dangerous real-life situations, like a tire dropping from the pavement, TDSS prepares teens to stay safe on the roads. To learn more and register, visit teendrivingsolutions.org or call 919.552.5775.
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5/30/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

5/31/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

5/31/2015 - Teen Driving Solutions School’s Intensive Teen Sa
Virginia International Raceway
1245 Pine Tree Road | Alton, VA
Two-day class that provides teens with behind-the-wheel and mental training to improve vehicle control in a structured and safe setting. It goes beyond traditional driver's ed curriculum with a more in-depth, safety-focused approach. By working through dangerous real-life situations, like a tire dropping from the pavement, TDSS prepares teens to stay safe on the roads. To learn more and register, visit teendrivingsolutions.org or call 919.552.5775.
Time:

6/20/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

6/21/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

7/18/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

7/19/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

7/26/2015 - Chatham Street Chowdown - Food Truck Rally
West Chatham Street in Downtown Cary
15 local food trucks and a beer & wine garden. There will be plenty of seating and live music throughout the event.
Time: 5-9:30pm

9/12/2015 - 2015 Fall Garden Tour
Fuquay Varina Garden Club
The Women's Club Clubhouse
602 N. Ennis Street | Fuquay-Varina
The tour includes unique gardens interspersed with artisan vendors, a Saturday luncheon, a raffle, door prizes and more. Don’t miss out on this fun and inspiring event. Purchase advance tickets for $15 at The Garden Hut, David Anthony's Gifts, or Ashley's Art Gallery. Tickets are also available online at Eventbrite.com. Tickets will be $18 on tour days. For additional information visit http://fuquayvarinagardenclub.weebly.com/ or our Facebook page.
Time: 10am-5pm

9/13/2015 - 2015 Fall Garden Tour
Fuquay Varina Garden Club
The Women's Club Clubhouse
602 N. Ennis Street | Fuquay-Varina
The tour includes unique gardens interspersed with artisan vendors, a Saturday luncheon, a raffle, door prizes and more. Don’t miss out on this fun and inspiring event. Purchase advance tickets for $15 at The Garden Hut, David Anthony's Gifts, or Ashley's Art Gallery. Tickets are also available online at Eventbrite.com. Tickets will be $18 on tour days. For additional information visit http://fuquayvarinagardenclub.weebly.com/ or our Facebook page.
Time: 1-5pm

10/3/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

10/4/2015 - Chatham Street Chowdown - Food Truck Rally
West Chatham Street in Downtown Cary
15 local food trucks and a beer & wine garden. There will be plenty of seating and live music throughout the event.
Time: 12-4:30pm

10/4/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

11/7/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
Time:

11/8/2015 - Intensive Teen Safe Driving Course
Register at teendrivingsolutions.org
Teens 15 and older with a learner's permit or driver's license and who have a minimum of 20 hours supervised behind-the-wheel experience are eligible to participate. Classes cost $595, which includes both parent and teen participation.
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