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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:03/01/2017 3:00 PM

Check out the following events this weekend; for more, view our calendar!

Friday, March 3

USA Baseball Irish Classic *NR*
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 1 p.m.
Cary welcomes the Irish Classic back to the National Training Complex for the 5th straight year. Come out and enjoy NCAA Division I Baseball. Notre Dame is joined by NC State, Maryland, Monmouth, Dayton, UMass-Lowell, William & Mary, and University of Rhode Island. For more, call (919) 387-5844 or visit www.usabaseball.com.

OnStage @ The Cary: 22nd Annual African-American Celebration: A Tribute to Cash Michaels – Reflections on a Journalist’s Life
The Cary Theater, 6 p.m.
Don’t miss Cary’s annual event celebrating the African-American experience. The 22nd African American Celebration will focus on the life and journalism career of Cary citizen Cash Michaels. Free tickets may be reserved online at www.etix.com or in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Cary Town Band presents “March Madness”
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
What happens every March? March Madness, of course! Basketball tournaments, preparing for the baseball season, the arrival of Spring at the Vernal Equinox, and of course – a concert by the band that celebrates all these events and more. Join us as we live through March Madness. For more, call (919) 469-4069 or visit www.carytownband.org.

Saturday, March 4

 USA Baseball Irish Classic *NR*
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 11:30 a.m.
Cary welcomes the Irish Classic back to the National Training Complex for the 5th straight year. Come out and enjoy NCAA Division I Baseball. Notre Dame is joined by NC State, Maryland, Monmouth, Dayton, UMass-Lowell, William & Mary, and University of Rhode Island. For more, call (919) 387-5844 or visit www.usabaseball.com.

Mercedes Benz of Cary Junior Tennis Championships (NC L4)
Cary Tennis Park, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Hosted by Mercedes-Benz of Cary, this is great tournament for junior players to come and compete. This is an intermediate event which is not only fun to play in, but fun to watch as well! For more information, visit Cary Tennis Park or call (919) 462-2061.

Marvelous Music Mainstage Series: Pump Boys & Dinettes
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
The ‘Pump Boys’ sell high octane on Highway 57 somewhere between Frog Level and Smyrna, N.C. The ‘Dinettes’—Prudie and Rhetta Cupp—run the Double Cupp Diner next door. Together they fashion an evening of country western songs that received unanimous raves on and off-Broadway. With heartbreak and hilarity, they perform highly entertaining toe-tappers on guitars, piano, bass and, yes, kitchen utensils. Come early and enjoy Cary Youth Voices' performance in the lobby prior to the show! For more, call (919) 462-2055 or visit Marvelous Music.

OnStage @ The Cary: 22nd Annual African-American Celebration: A Tribute to Cash Michaels – Reflections on a Journalist’s Life
The Cary Theater, 6 p.m.
Don’t miss Cary’s annual event celebrating the African-American experience. The 22nd African American Celebration will focus on the life and journalism career of Cary citizen Cash Michaels. Free tickets may be reserved online at www.etix.com or in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Sunday, March 5

 USA Baseball Irish Classic *NR*
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 11 a.m.
Cary welcomes the Irish Classic back to the National Training Complex for the 5th straight year. Come out and enjoy NCAA Division I Baseball. Notre Dame is joined by NC State, Maryland, Monmouth, Dayton, UMass-Lowell, William & Mary, and University of Rhode Island. For more, call (919) 387-5844 or visit www.usabaseball.com.

Mercedes Benz of Cary Junior Tennis Championships (NC L4)
Cary Tennis Park, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Hosted by Mercedes-Benz of Cary, this is great tournament for junior players to come and compete. This is an intermediate event which is not only fun to play in, but fun to watch as well! For more information, visit Cary Tennis Park or call (919) 462-2061.

Films @ The Cary: Toni Erdmann
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

 

WEEKEND UPDATE is a publication distributed by the Town of Cary to help you plan your weekend. It gives the date, time, location, contact information, and a short description of activities sponsored in whole or in part by the Town during the upcoming Friday, Saturday and Sunday. An “NR” designation indicates that the activity has an associated news release, so check your files or visit us online for further details.

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PRIMARY CONTACTS:
Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908
Susan Moran, Public Information Director, (919) 380-4240

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