16 Things to Do This Weekend in the Triad (March 17-19)


Enjoy a story time for ages 2-5 at Reynolda House Museum of American Art in Winston-Salem.

Photo courtesy of Reynolda House Museum of American Art

Friday, March 17

1. Reynolda Read-Aloud | Winston-Salem
Story time at Reynolda House Museum of American Art.

2. St. Patrick’s Day Craft | High Point
Meet in the Children’s Storyroom at the High Point Public Library.

3. St. Paddy’s Day Bash & Parade | Burlington
It's the 2nd Annual Downtown Burlington St. Patrick's Day celebration featuring a parade, food, free entertainment, and a ton of craic (that's the Irish word for fun)!

More Friday Events

Saturday, March 18

4. 236th Anniversary of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse Observance | Greensboro
The program will feature Revolutionary War music performed by the Guilford Courthouse Fife & Drum Corps, a wreath-laying ceremony, and a volley of flintlock musket fire.

5. Kids Club Fingerprint Floral Canvas | Greensboro, Winston-Salem, Burlington
The program will feature Revolutionary War music performed by the Guilford Courthouse Fife & Drum Corps, a wreath-laying ceremony, and a volley of flintlock musket fire.

6. Family Vegetable Gardening | Greensboro
Master Gardeners will teach hands-on gardening activities indoors for children ages 5 and older while parents attend a separate adult vegetable gardening class.

7. Stop, Drop and Roll | Greensboro
Want to know what is would be like to become a firefighter? Bring your kids out to meet with local firefighters and see what equipment they use, along with a tour of the big red truck! For ages 5-8.

8. Helen Simoneau Danse Family Event | Winston-Salem
Come join Helen Simoneau Danse and Peppercorn Theatre at Kaleideum for a showing of HSD’s Seventh Company Season performance for families and young audiences.

9. Brave | Greensboro
Rated PG. Enjoy the family-friendly film in the children’s programming room.

10. Movie for Kids – The Wild Life | High Point
Enjoy a family-friendly film in the Children’s Storyroom.

11. Winston-Salem Symphony presents Concert for the Community | Winston-Salem
The Winston-Salem Symphony and Youth Symphony will present a free concert.

12. Steel Magnolias | Yadkinville
Bless your heart, what could be more important than family, friends and good hair?

13. Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins | Burlington
Enjoy the performance at the Paramount Theater.

14. The Princess and the Magic Pea | Greensboro
The show is a lively musical version of Hans Christian Anderson’s classic tale about a prince searching for a true princess.

15. Grease | Greensboro
Presented by the Community Theatre of Greensboro.

More Saturday Events

Sunday, March 19

16. Sunday Storytime and Craft | Winston-Salem
Enjoy a combination of art and stories during this story time event.

More Sunday Events


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