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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:09/25/2019 11:26 AM
Looking for something fun to do right here in Cary? Check out the following events this weekend; for more, view our calendar

Friday, September 27

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.  

Public Art Walking Tour 
Downtown Cary, 6:30 p.m.
Join us this Final Friday for a free tour of artwork located in downtown Cary, led by local high school students. Meet your knowledgeable teen docents at the front steps of the Cary Arts Center and they will take you on a tour of the sculptures on display along Academy St. For more, visit Teen Docent Program.

Fine Arts League of Cary: Fabulous Fakes
Cary Arts Center, 6 p.m.
The Fine Arts League of Cary try their hands at imitating the great masters of art. Van Gogh, Rembrandt, Rueben, and more should be making an appearance as FALC presents their Fabulous Fakes show. Artists’ works will be displayed beside smaller versions of the originals they painted. For more, visit Galleries

Cary Arts Center Student Glass Artists
Cary Arts Center display cases, 6 p.m. 
Students and teacher of Cary Arts Center glass classes show off their finished glass pieces. Get excited by the virtuosity of these students! For more, visit Galleries

Comedy@The Cary: Ryan Conner and Ashley Brooke Roberts
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.

Marcelle Harwell Pachnowski: Visual Rhapsodies
Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 6-8 p.m.
For more, visit Galleries or call (919) 460-4963.

Bing Weng: Refining from Art & Nature
Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 6-8 p.m.
For more, visit Galleries or call (919) 460-4963.

Starlight Concert: Jamrock
Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 7 p.m.
Starlight Concert favorite Jamrock returns to fill the air with their authentic reggae rhythms. Rock out with “Yard Style” reggae, including Lovers Rock, Oldies, Dancehall, and Roots music. Celebrate the band’s Jamaican influence and origins! Food trucks Virgil's Jamaican and Kona Ice will be there too. More information visit Starlight Concert Series or call (919) 460-4963.

Saturday, September 28

Farmer's Fall Festival
Downtown Cary, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Come celebrate the Fall Harvest with the Cary Downtown Farmers Market – Cary’s original, one and only – local Farmers Market, located at the historic Ivey-Ellington House on West Chatham Street. The festival will take place in an expanded footprint emanating from the Ivey-Ellington House and spreading between Academy and Harrison Avenue with craft vendors lining both sides of the street. Festivalgoers will enjoy shopping local goods and crafts and will have the opportunity to learn more about sustainable practices, reducing waste, recycling, and composting. For more, visit the Farmer's Fall Festival webpage.

NCFC Vs. Ottawa Fury FC
Sahlens Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park, 7:00 p.m.
For more, call (919) 858-0464 or visit WakeMed Soccer Park Tournaments and Events.

Asia Fest featuring the Greater Triangle Area Dragon Boat Festival
Koka Booth Amphitheatre; 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Experience nearly 100 exhibits and activities such as dragon boat races, cultural displays, games, health screenings, and stage performances. The festival also features a wide collection of ethnic foods and delicacies, where the brave and adventurous can sample unique street food by local chefs. For more, visit Koka Booth Events.

Films@The Cary: Parallel Love: The Story of A Band Called Luxury
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: 2019 Manhattan Short Film Festival
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.

Sunday, September 29

Films@The Cary: 2019 Manhattan Short Film Festival
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.

 


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