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Town of Cary’s Weekend Update

Post Date:06/27/2018 2:21 PM

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

 

Friday, June 29 

Starlight Concert: Polka Plus
Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 7 p.m.
Roll Out the Barrel for the annual Yankovic Day celebration with Polka Plus Band! In 1997 America’s Polka King Frankie Yankovic performed with the band for the 2nd annual concert, and two decades later the band keeps his music alive. For more,  call (919) 460-4963 or visit Starlight Concert Series

Films@ The Cary: Local Hero
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.

Films@ The Cary: City Slickers
The Cary Theater, 9:30 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.

Cary Art Loop
Downtown Cary & surrounding area, 6–9 p.m.
Look for the Cary Art Loop Final Friday flags that mark where there are opportunities to see original artwork, meet the artists and listen to live  entertainment for FREE.  For more, visit the Cary Art Loop website, (919) 469-4061 or visit Galleries.  

Opening Art Exhibition at Town Hall Gallery
Town Hall Gallery, 6-8 p.m.
Come experience the beauty and peace of this pilgrimage through the eyes of artist Sonia Kane as she shares her journey of paintings into the Camino de Santiago. For more, visit Gallery Exhibitions, or call (919) 462-3970.

Opening Art Exhibition at Herbert C. Young Community Center Gallery
HCYCC, 6-8 p.m.
Come experience Amy Devereaux's journey through Morocco with her photography series, "Morocco". For more, visit Gallery Exhibitions, or call (919) 462-3970.

Opening Art Exhibitions at The Cary Arts Center
CAC, 6-8 p.m.
Come see two different exhibitions- Francesco Corni's drawing series titled, "The Art of Drawing History Through Architecture", and Dawn Willis's photography exhibit, "Flower Portraits". For more, visit Gallery Exhibitions, or call (919) 462-3970.

Opening Art Exhibition at The Cary Senior Center
Cary Senior Center, 3-5 p.m.
This show will feature two-dimensional art made by local residents over the age of 55. For more, (919) 469-4081.

Opening Art Exhibition at Bond Park Community Center
BPCC, 6-8 p.m. 
The Four Seasons is a series of paintings by Trish Klenow inspired by the forces of nature and the changing of seasons. For more, visit Gallery Exhibitions, or call (919) 462-3970.

Movies by MoonlightPaddington 2 (PG)
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 8:30 p.m.
For a mere $5, kids 12 and under are free, patrons can bring a blanket or chair as the spacious lawn at Booth Amphitheatre is transformed in to an outdoor movie theatre. For more, Koka Booth Events. 


Saturday, June 30

Cary Downtown Farmers Market
Ivey-Ellington House, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Locally grown food and locally made products, your community gathering place for everything local! The first ever open mic starts at 9:30 a.m. as part of the Saturday Morning Music Series.  Free gentle movement class takes place on the lawn behind the market at 10 a.m. Special kids activities this week includes Story Time at the Market, Container Gardening, and Cary Crayon Meltdown.

NCFC Vs. Louisville City FC
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7:00 p.m.
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Films@ The Cary: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
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.

Films@ The Cary: The Darjeeling Limited
The Cary Theater, 9:30 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.

Summerfest 2018: Glenn Miller to Gershwin: Jump, Jive & Swing!
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 7:30 - 9 p.m.
The big band meets the orchestra with hits by Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, and Cole Porter, along with Gershwin’s timeless An American in Paris.  Dance your way through swing, boogie-woogie, and jump blues with the Symphony and the North Carolina Jazz Repertory Orchestra. For more, visit Koka Booth events. 


Sunday, July 1

Films@ The Cary: A Room With a View
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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