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Town of Cary’s Weekend Update

Post Date:05/09/2018 1:49 PM

Looking for something fun to do right here in Cary? Check out the following events this weekend; for more, view our calendar!

Friday, May 11

Films @ The Cary: The China Hustle
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, 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

Marvelous Music Mainstage Series: Loren and Mark
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
Loren Barrigar and Mark Mazengarb continue to wow audiences around the globe with their world-class guitar show. The pair are known for their stunning original instrumentals, electrifying improvisation, beautiful renditions of classic melodies, and superb vocal duets. Loren and Mark’s diverse repertoire draws on many musical influences—including Americana, Jazz, Classical, Bluegrass and Gypsy Jazz. Their unique style of guitar playing is built upon the thumb-picking techniques pioneered by guitar greats Merle Travis and Chet Atkins. For more, call (919) 462-2055 or visit Marvelous Music.

Boys NCHSAA State Championships 1A & 2A
Cary Tennis Park,  8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Join us as North Carolina boys' high school teams participate to claim the tennis State Championship Title.  For more, call (919) 462-2061 or visit Cary Tennis Park Tournaments and Events.

Films @ The Cary: May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers
The Cary Theater, 9 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, 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.

Saturday, May 12

Boys NCHSAA State Championships 1A & 2A
Cary Tennis Park,  8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Join us as North Carolina boys' high school teams participate to claim the tennis State Championship Title.  For more, call (919) 462-2061 or visit Cary Tennis Park Tournaments and Events.

Music @ The Cary: Dr. Able in Peblejah! Laugh, Cry, Dance, Sigh
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, 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

Films @ The Cary: May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, 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

The Concert Singers of Cary presents “Unclouded Day: Music of Reminiscence and Hope”
St. Francis United Methodist Church, 7:30 p.m.
Symphonic Choir and Chamber Choir perform uplifting selections featuring Corigliano’s Fern Hill and Thomp-son’s Alleluia. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit http://concertsingers.org/

NC Courage Vs. Washington Spirit
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7:00 p.m.
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Sertoma Series- The Monitors
Sertoma Amphitheater in Bond Park, 7:00 p.m.
The Monitors have been playing jazz for more than 50 years. They have been the back-up band for Otis Redding, Millie Jackson, Major Lance, Faye Adams, Joyce Thorne, Connie Harvey, Maceo Parker and Milton Bulluck. They provided the opening concert for international stars Ray Charles and Roberta Flack; Flack used to be the lead singer with the group. They have also toured with the North Carolina Symphony. The leader of the group is Bill Myers, a multi-instrumentalist and founding member of the group. Myers received a North Carolina Heritage Award in 2014. For more, call (919) 319-4560 or visit Sertoma Series.

Vance Joy
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 7:30 p.m.
Join Koka Booth for a concert night with renowned musician Vance Joy. Joy is an Australian indie pop/folk artist with popular songs such as "Riptide" and "Georgia." Joy released his second album, Nation of Two, on February 23, 2018, which he is promoting with his third tour to date, the Nation of Two World Tour 2018. For more, visit Koka Booth Events

Films @ The Cary: The China Hustle
The Cary Theater, 9:15 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, 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.

Sunday, May 13

Films @ The Cary: Rough Cuts Review – The Final Cut
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online, 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:

Carolyn Roman, Public Information Supervisor, (919) 481-5091
Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908

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