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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:10/03/2018 11:58 AM

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

 

Friday, October 5

Cary Players presents “Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” 
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
Award-winning director Nancy Rich offers a light-hearted and musical retelling of the biblical tale of Jacob’s son Joseph, who was sold as a slave into Egypt by his brothers and then rose to power in this classic musical. Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s blending of multiple musical and dance genres from country to reggae is as fresh and entertaining today as it was 50 years ago. For more, www.caryplayers.org or (919) 462-2055.

Films @ The Cary: Three Identical Strangers
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: Manhattan Short Film Festival 2018
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, October 6

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! Enjoy live music on the front porch, a free class on healthy movement and kids activities around back. For more, visit caryfarmersmarket.com.

National Arts & Humanities Month Free Programs
Cary Arts Center, Page-Walker Arts & History Center, Bond Park Community Center, times vary
Celebrate National Arts and Humanities month! This October we encourage you to explore new facets of the arts and humanities. Try something new -- you might just discover a hidden talent or creative passion. Programs are free but some require advanced registration. For more, (919) 469-4061 or visit Arts & Humanities Month

Cary Players presents “Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.
Award-winning director Nancy Rich offers a light-hearted and musical retelling of the biblical tale of Jacob’s son Joseph, who was sold as a slave into Egypt by his brothers and then rose to power in this classic musical. Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s blending of multiple musical and dance genres from country to reggae is as fresh and entertaining today as it was 50 years ago. For more, www.caryplayers.org or (919) 462-2055.

Brunch Festival
Koka Booth Amphitheater, 11 a.m.
Join us for an all-you-care-to-taste brunch extravaganza! Admission is limited, so get your tickets now. Guests receive a souvenir glass that will facilitate their all-you-care-to-taste drinks. VIPs will enjoy brunch samples from more than 15 of the Triangle's hottest brunch spots (list coming soon!) Food served until 2pm. For more information, visit Koka Booth Events.  

NCFC Vs. New York Red Bulls II
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7:00 p.m.
For more information, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Films @ The Cary: Manhattan Short Film Festival 2018
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: Three Identical Strangers
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: Always at the Carlyle
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, October 7

Farm to Fork Fundraiser
Good Hope Farm, 2-4 p.m. | $35
Enjoy local food farmed in Cary, local beer from Bond Brothers Beer Company and local music from Charles Pettee at Good Hope Farm’s Farm to Fork Fundraiser on Saturday, October 7 from 2-4 p.m. at Good Hope Farm. Tickets to the event are $35 and must be purchased online. 

Films @ The Cary: A Woman of No Importance - Arts and Humanities Month Free Screening!
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Free admission at the door starting at 1:30 p.m. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com

Cary Players presents “Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” 
Cary Arts Center, 3 p.m. 
Award-winning director Nancy Rich offers a light-hearted and musical retelling of the biblical tale of Jacob’s son Joseph, who was sold as a slave into Egypt by his brothers and then rose to power in this classic musical. Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s blending of multiple musical and dance genres from country to reggae is as fresh and entertaining today as it was 50 years ago. For more, www.caryplayers.org or (919) 462-2055.

US Women's National Team Vs. Panama
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 5:00 p.m.
Concacaf Women's World Cup Qualifying Match
For more information, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Mexico Vs. Trinidad
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7:30 p.m.
Concacaf Women's World Cup Qualifying Match
For more information, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events


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:

Stephen McNulty, Public Information Specialist, (919) 465-4606
Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908

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