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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:03/06/2019 10:30 AM

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

Friday, March 8

Marvelous Music Mainstage Series presents The Queen’s Cartoonists
Cary Arts Center, 7:30 p.m. 
Come watch cartoons set to live music! The Queen’s Cartoonists offer a tour-de-force of the Swing Era’s zaniest and most creative music from the 1920s all the way to the present day. Whether you’re a fan of “Looney Tunes,” “Merry Melodies,” “The Simpsons,” or the old Disney classics, you’ll find something to swing along to! This music survives in the memories of anyone who grew up watching cartoons or listening to classical music. For more, call (919) 462-2055 or Marvelous Music Mainstage Series.

DII Baseball Challenge vs. Cancer
USA Baseball National Training Complex, Various Game Times, $10 daily gate fee
The Town of Cary is thrilled to host 16 NCAA Division II schools in the D-II Challenge VS Cancer presented by the GRSA.  This yearly event runs through March 14th.  A portion of all gate fees will benefit, Vs. Cancer, which is a nonprofit fundraising campaign under the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. For more, call 919-387-5844 or the National Training Complex D-II Challenge Vs. Cancer Schedule

Films@The Cary: Police Story & Police Story 2 Double Feature
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
See the films that made Jackie Chan an international action superstar! 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, March 9

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.   

White Oak Creek Greenway Celebration
Boardwalk entrance to trail, 2 p.m.
Join the Town of Cary, Town of Apex, and representatives from Wake County as we celebrate the opening of the White Oak Creek Greenway connection as part of the East Coast Greenway! Enjoy the ribbon cutting, live music, refreshments, and the opportunity to explore the greenway. Parking will be available at Green Level High School, with the celebration site a short walk away. Transportation from the parking lot to the event will be provided for persons with mobility issues. More here: http://bit.ly/2STOA5q 

DII Baseball Challenge vs. Cancer
USA Baseball National Training Complex, Various Game Times, $10 daily gate fee
The Town of Cary is thrilled to host 16 NCAA Division II schools in the D-II Challenge VS Cancer presented by the GRSA.  This yearly event runs through March 14th.  A portion of all gate fees will benefit, Vs. Cancer, which is a nonprofit fundraising campaign under the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. For more, call 919-387-5844 or the National Training Complex D-II Challenge Vs. Cancer Schedule

Films@The Cary: Capernaum
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.

NCFC Vs. Louisville City FC
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 4:00 p.m.
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

 

Sunday, March 10

DII Baseball Challenge vs. Cancer
USA Baseball National Training Complex, Various Game Times, $10 daily gate fee
The Town of Cary is thrilled to host 16 NCAA Division II schools in the D-II Challenge VS Cancer presented by the GRSA.  This yearly event runs through March 14th.  A portion of all gate fees will benefit, Vs. Cancer, which is a nonprofit fundraising campaign under the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. For more, call 919-387-5844 or the National Training Complex D-II Challenge Vs. Cancer Schedule

Films@The Cary: La Traviata, recorded live at London’s Royal Opera House
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.

Hum Sub presents Basant Bahar
Cary Arts Center, 3:30-6 p.m.
Basant Bahar heralds and celebrates the beginning of spring in the Triangle with music and dance. Adding a decidedly Indian flavor to the season of renewal. Free with ticket. For more, visit www.humsub.net or (919) 469-4069.


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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