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Town of Cary’s Weekend Update

Post Date:02/20/2019 1:44 PM

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

Friday, February 22

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) 462-3862 or visit Galleries

Capital City Camera Club: Capturing the World
Page-Walker Arts & History Center | 6-8 pm
View a wide range of photography, from macro to travel to landscapes taken in the United States and around the world by the versatile members of the Capital City Camera Club of Raleigh. For more, call (919) 460-4963 or visit Galleries.

Lee Adlaf: Artfully Functional
Page-Walker Arts & History Center | 6-8 pmFurniture and accent pieces influenced by industrial design concepts of the early 20th century – when objects were designed to attractively and efficiently serve a function – using non-traditional and found materials such as 3D-printed plastic, lenses, and reclaimed wood. For more, call (919) 460-4963 or visit Galleries.

Applause! Cary Youth Theatre 20th Anniversary Season: Charlotte's Web
Cary Arts Center | 7:30 p.m.
Adapted by Joseph Robinette; based on the book by E.B. White
A beautiful story about "Some Pig" Wilbur and his unlikely friendship with a little girl named Fern and a spider named Charlotte. Charlotte's Web was Applause!'s first-ever production, produced in November 1999 at Cary Academy and directed by Deb Royals. For more: Upcoming Productions

Films&Music@The Cary: Nighthawks on the Blue Highway film and concert
The Cary Theater, 8 p.m.
The definitive film about The Nighthawks, America’s hardest-working blues band, celebrates the band’s joyous blues music and its deep roots in Washington D.C. while spelling out the struggles of keeping a band afloat for more than four decades. After the film, The Nighthawks will perform a live concert. 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, February 23

Cary Downtown Farmers Market
Ivey-Ellington House, 9 a.m.- Noon
Join us this Saturday for fresh produce and local goods at the CDFM limited Winter Market!  Shop from a finite group of farmers, food vendors and artisans for unique handmade gifts and weekly groceries. The CDFM is the community's trusted source for local goods all year round.   

The Future of Black History "The Power of Inclusion"
Cary Arts Center, 12 - 4 p.m.
Join us for the Town of Cary's 2nd annual The Future of Black History, Black History Month event. This year's event will feature Chris Broussard, a sports analyst, motivational speaker, and K.I.N.G. Movement Founder and President. There will also be a live performance and panel discussion that will include Triangle area leaders from law enforcement, political, educational, legal, and faith based institutions. The event is free, but RSVP is required to TFOBH2019@gmail.com. For more, call (919) 469-4069. 

Films@The Cary: The Favourite
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.

Applause! Cary Youth Theatre 20th Anniversary Season: Charlotte's Web
Cary Arts Center | 7:30 p.m.
Adapted by Joseph Robinette; based on the book by E.B. White
A beautiful story about "Some Pig" Wilbur and his unlikely friendship with a little girl named Fern and a spider named Charlotte. Charlotte's Web was Applause!'s first-ever production, produced in November 1999 at Cary Academy and directed by Deb Royals. For more: Upcoming Productions

Films@The Cary: Can You Ever Forgive Me?
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.
 

Sunday, February 24

Films@The Cary: The Favourite
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.

Applause! Cary Youth Theatre 20th Anniversary Season: Charlotte's Web
Cary Arts Center | 3 p.m.
Adapted by Joseph Robinette; based on the book by E.B. White
A beautiful story about "Some Pig" Wilbur and his unlikely friendship with a little girl named Fern and a spider named Charlotte. Charlotte's Web was Applause!'s first-ever production, produced in November 1999 at Cary Academy and directed by Deb Royals. For more: Upcoming Productions

Films@The Cary: Red Carpet Awards Viewing Party
The Cary Theater, 7:30 p.m.
Celebrate the year’s finest achievements in filmmaking by viewing the entire awards ceremony broadcast on our big screen starting at 8 p.m.  At 7:30 p.m. we will have the red carpet arrivals with all the celebrities and fashion glamour you can stand! 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:

Stephen McNulty, Public Information Specialist, (919) 465-4606

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