16 Things to Do This Weekend in the Triad (March 24-26)


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Friday, March 24

1. Field Trip: The Depot | Winston-Salem
Enjoy a bus and train story time in the Amtrak waiting area of the J. Douglas Galyon and then watch from the bus slips as a passenger train arrives and departs (barring delays) before taking a short tour of this historic building.

2. Speed Dating With Books | Kernersville
You’ll have a minute to decide if a book is right for you, and if you find a connection, you can take home the book and read it!

3. Pajama Jam | Greensboro
After-hours party designed especially for families with children ages 12 and younger. Put on your favorite jammies and dance to the rockin’ tunes of Big Bang Boom while enjoying plenty of farmyard fun.

4. Harlem Globetrotters | Winston-Salem
The legendary Globetrotters visit the LJVM.

5. Tut Tut | High Point
High Point Community Theatre’s Youth Stage is performing a 60-minute musical play that is inspired by the life of “King Tut” (the 10-year-old who became King of Egypt) with a touch of Mark Twain’s the “Prince and the Pauper.”

More Friday Events

Saturday, March 25

6. Tea With Coppelia | Greensboro
Guests are invited to bring their favorite doll with them to this fun and elegant Tea held in the beautiful Renaissance Room of the Carolina Theatre.

7. Peppercorn Theatre Presents ‘The Tourist Trap’ | Winston-Salem
Join the Steppup Family Spectacular as they roll through Winston-Salem to play some of your favorite songs from Peppercorn’s 2016 summer production of The Tourist Trap.

8. Hike to Tory’s Den | Danbury
Join a Hanging Rock State Park ranger at the Tory’s Den parking lot for a short (0.3 mi) hike to the cave.

9. Wildlife CSI for Teens | Greensboro
participate in a crime scene investigation in Price Park and learn about the field of wildlife forensics.  

10. Winter Jam 2017 | Greensboro
Winter Jam 2017 is set to showcase 10 of Christian music’s best and brightest artists.

11. UniverSoul Circus | Winston-Salem
Get charged up for a high flying Big Top adventure

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

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

More Saturday Events

Sunday, March 26

14. Familiar Birds of Our Lawns and Parks | Greensboro
Audubon and Piedmont Bird Club members will teach us bird identification skills followed by a bird walk in Price Park to practice using typical identification field marks on common birds.

15. Harlem Globetrotters | Greensboro
The legendary Globetrotters come to Greensboro.

16. DIY Makerspace for Teens | Greensboro
Create your own jewelry with beads, pop tops, or bottle caps. Make tape creations, such as wallets, clutches or hair bows.

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