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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:06/06/2019 1:51 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 7

NCAA Division II Baseball Championship Games
USA Baseball National Training Complex
Games have been moved to Thursday, June 6 at 6 p.m. due to the weather forecast. No games will be played on Friday, June 7.
Town of Cary and the University of Mount Olive host for the 10th year, the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship.  The NCAA Championship title will be determined this afternoon, join us for an exciting, action packed, family fun event, the first 250 guests will receive a USA Baseball souvenir.  Tickets are $7 for Wake County residents/Senior/Youth, $12 for Adults available at www.ncaa.com/tickets and for more information visit www.ncaa.com/championships

 

En Plein Air Art Auction and Gala
Cary Arts Center, 6-8:30 p.m. 
You're invited to an evening of art, music, dancing, and community enjoyment at the free sixth annual En Plein Air: Paint the Town Art Auction and Gala! The silent auction welcomes citizens to bid on over 40 original works by 27 local artists, plus dancing and live music by Mint Julep Quintet featuring Laura Windley. Free and open to the public. 

NC Symphony Presents: Piazzolla's Four Seasons
Booth Amphitheatre, 7:30 p.m.
Sway to sultry tangos as Argentina’s most famous composer, Piazzolla, paints vivid musical images of his homeland in The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, featuring Grammy-nominated violinist Jennifer Frautschi. Playful rhythms, familiar dance tunes, and fiery passion captured in works by Copland, Márquez, and more will transport you to Latin America in this snappy, sizzling program. For more, www.boothamphitheatre.com 
 
Films@The Cary: Return of the Hero (Le retour du heros)
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 www.thecarytheater.com.
 
Films@The Cary: The Godfather: Part II
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 www.thecarytheater.com.
 
Saturday, June 8
 
Cary Downtown Farmers Market
135 W. Chatham Street, 8 a.m.-noon 
Visit the Cary Downtown Farmers Market to shop for farm fresh produce, local food, and unique handmade gifts.  Movement at the Market (Yoga) returns this Saturday at 10 a.m.!  Balance your mind and body with a free yoga session to help ease you into your weekend.  Enjoy live music, kids activities and stop by our education booth to test your knowledge about food safety and healthy eating. 
 
Pimento Cheese Festival
Downtown Cary, 11 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Food trucks will line Academy Street for the second annual Pimento Cheese Festival to serve their regular menu, along with new dishes featuring a southern delicacy: pimento cheese! Enjoy live music at the Downtown Park, grab a drink from local breweries, and taste some of the best pimento cheese samples from local restaurants. You can even test your skills in the pimento cheese sculpting contest, or watch professional cheese sculptor Sarah Kaufmann create works of art out of cheddar. 
 
NCAA Division II Baseball Championship Game
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 3 p.m. (possible 7 p.m. game)
Town of Cary and the University of Mount Olive host for the 10th year, the NCAA Division II Baseball Championship.  The NCAA Championship title will be determined this afternoon, join us for an exciting, action packed, family fun event, the first 250 guests will receive a USA Baseball souvenir.  Tickets are $7 for Wake County residents/Senior/Youth, $12 for Adults available at www.ncaa.com/tickets and for more information visit www.ncaa.com/championships 
 
NC Symphony Presents: Vivaldi's Four Seasons
Booth Amphitheatre, 7:30 p.m.
In one of the most popular violin concertos ever written, Vivaldi evokes the sounds of the world’s natural wonders—singing birds in springtime, raging summer thunderstorms, autumnal countryside scenes, and the icy beauty of winter. Mendelssohn echoes Vivaldi’s talent for musical storytelling in his ethereal Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream. For more, www.boothamphitheatre.com 
 
Films@The Cary: Return of the Hero (Le retour du heros)
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 www.thecarytheater.com.

Films@The Cary: The Godfather: Part III
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 www.thecarytheater.com.

Sunday, June 9

Films@The Cary: Return of the Hero (Le retour du heros)
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 www.thecarytheater.com.
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