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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:03/27/2019 11:36 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 29

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 

Departures: Ann Roth
Cary Arts Center, 6 - 8 p.m. | Gallery talk: 6:30 p.m.
Join us for the opening art exhibition of Departures by Ann Roth, featuring painted collages and digital drawings that speak to the artist's fascination with the physical and illusory aspects of color, structure, layers, and patterns.

The Language of Happiness: Luis Enrique Torres
Cary Arts Center Principal's Hall, 6-8 p.m.
Do we choose fear over happiness? Fear of happiness, which requires self-examination, meaning and virtue. This series of work explores the mental descriptions and physical experience of the feeling of joy. What language do you use to describe happiness?

Films@The Cary: CatVideoFest 2019
The Cary Theater, 7 p.m.
CatVideoFest is a compilation reel of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses. CatVideoFest is a joyous communal experience, only available in theaters, and raises money for cats in need through partnerships with local cat charities. A portion of each ticket purchased will benefit Cat Angels Pet Adoption. 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: 20th Annual Animation Show of Shows
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, March 30 

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.   

Wheelchair Tennis Open House
Cary Tennis Park, 2-4 p.m.
The Wheelchair Open House will begin with an exhibition featuring wheelchair players from Charlotte. After the exhibition, players can participate in a wheelchair tennis clinic taught by certified instructors. Sport chairs and racquets will be available for use. Medical professionals from rehabilitation clinics will be on-hand to help all participants. The events are free to the public; however, registration is required. For more, please contact Cary Tennis Park at (919) 462-2061.

NCFC Vs. Charleston Battery
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7 p.m.
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Music@The Cary: Emily Scott Robinson presented by Six String
The Cary Theater, 8 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 Visual Arts Boots & Blues  
Chatham Station, 110 N Walker St, 6:30-10:30 p.m.
Time to kick up your heels! Join Cary Visual Arts for an evening filled with delicious food and libations, a silent auction, and live music. For more,  www.CaryVisualArt.org/events

 

Sunday, March 31

Films@The Cary: CatVideoFest 2019
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
CatVideoFest is a compilation reel of the latest and best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses. CatVideoFest is a joyous communal experience, only available in theaters, and raises money for cats in need through partnerships with local cat charities. A portion of each ticket purchased will benefit Cat Angels Pet Adoption. 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) 469-4061

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