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Upcoming Events in Salisbury North Carolina


January

1 Big Band Bash -

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4314 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ljones@catawba.edu
Fee: Fee

12 - 18 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - A Charming rogue contrives to serve a short sentence in an airy mental institution rather than in a prison. This, he learns, was a mistake. 2:30 pm Saturday matinee

Address: 213 S Main Street Salisbury NC
213 S Main Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-5471 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: md@piedmontplayers.com
Fee: Fee

February

19 - 21 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest - A Charming rogue contrives to serve a short sentence in an airy mental institution rather than in a prison. This, he learns, was a mistake. 2:30 pm Saturday matinee

Address: 213 S Main Street Salisbury NC
213 S Main Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-5471 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: md@piedmontplayers.com
Fee: Fee

4 Romantic Rhapsodies - Leslie Davis, Piano
Hungarian Rhapsody, Swedish Rhapsody, Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Spanish Rhapsody

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4314 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ljones@catawba.edu
Fee: Fee

10 - 11 Two Gentlemen of Verona - 7:30 PM ? Meroney Theatre, S Main St, Salisbury.
Two young gentlemen of Verona, recent high school graduates, are forced to go their separate ways. One gent, Valentine, is off to the big city of Milan.

Address: Meroney Theatre, Salisbury, NC
213 S Main Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-5471 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: md@piedmontplayers.com
Fee: Fee

12 Stars of the Lawrence Welk Show - 3:00 pm at Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College.
Ava Barber, Bob Havens on the trombone, and a terrific band with trumpet, clarinet, drums, piano and of course trombone!
Rowan County Concert Association
www.rccamusic.com 704-633-1474

Address: Keppel Auditorium
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

March

26 Annual Wedding Extravaganza - Brides & Grooms - Get a head start on all of your wedding plans and ideas in one day.

Address:
315 S Boundary Street
, Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)638-2139 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: PMoor@salisburync.gov

10 NC Symphony Concert - Celebrating 75 Years - Jubilee, from "Symphonic Sketches", Transylvania County Falls, New England Tryptych Symphony No. 1

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4314 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ljones@catawba.edu
Fee: Fee

11 Barbeque, Bluegrass, Blue jeans & Beer - 7:00 ? 11:00 PM
Please join us for
Barbeque, Bluegrass, Blue jeans & Beer at the F&M Trolley Barn
RSVP $70 / couple - $35 / individual
For questions, please call 704-633-5946

Address: F&M Trolley Barn, E Liberty St, Salisbury
202 N. Main St.
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-5946 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: rowanmuseum@vnet.net
Fee: Fee

11 - 12 Weekly Races - Quarter-Midget races on Saturday and some Tuesdays thoughout the spring, summer and fall. See the website www.ncqma.com for the exact schedule of events.

Address:
1130 Speedway Blvd
Salisbury, NC 28146 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-1099 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: gsnrhodes@aol.com
Fee: Fee

14 - 18 Death and Ploughman - A tragic dialogue between death and a recently widowed farmer.
March 27-28, 6:55 pm; March 29-31, at 7:30 pm in the Florence Busby Corriher Theatre on the campus of Catawba College.

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4111 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

April

29 - 31 The One-Act Festival - Looking for something different, come see our festival of one act plays. Different plays each night.
April 11 - 13 at 7:30 pm in the Florence Busby Corriher Theatre on the campus of Catawba College.

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4111 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

1 Celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month - Joe Robinson Jazz Band with vocalist Pat Mother Blues Cohen. 7:30 pm until... at the Club 315 on 315 East Council Street

Address: Club 315, 315 East Council Street
PO Box 176
Salisbury, NC 28145-0176 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Email: rbjs@carolina.rr.com
Fee: Fee

1 - 27 Alpha Genesis: New Paintings Exhibit - Alpha Genesis: New Paintings Exhibit

Address:
123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org
Fee: Fee

7 Reception: Charles Farrar, New Sculptural Works - 6 to 8 pm, Reception: Charles Farrar, New Sculptural Works

Address:
123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org
Fee: Fee

11 Scrabble Scramble - Anyone can participate in this scrabble competition. Cost $25 for individuals, $250 for a team of 10. Dinner is included and starts at 5:30 pm. The competition begins after dinner. Prizes are awarded to the top three teams

Address:
530 S. Jake Alexander Blvd.
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Fee: Fee

15 - 16 Salisbury Symphony Guild's Festival of Gardens Tour - A tour of secret gardens of Historic Salisbury and a country garden in the Franklin community.
April 28th and 29th; Noon - 5:00 pm
Chair: Barbara Senter - 704-639-9580
Tickets will be available at the Visitor Center, 204 E Innes St Salisbury. Call for additional details.

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)639-9580 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

15 - 16 Salisbury Symphony Guild's Festival of Gardens Tour - Noon until 5 pm. Tickets will be available at the Visitor Center, 204 E Innes St Salisbury. Call for additional details.

Address: Various gardens around Rowan County
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)645-8300 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ameredith@salisbury.net
Fee: Fee

May

20 The Lettermen - 8 pm - Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College

Address:
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

21 Celebrating Salisbury Symphony Orchestra 40 Years - Celebrating 40 Years: Salisbury Symphony Orchestra, Pops Concert
Friday, May 4, 2006 7:30 p.m.
Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College
Admission $20, Senior Citizen $17, Student $6
All-County Fifth Grade Honors Chorus
Salisbury Youth Orchestra
Salisbury Symphony Orchestra
David Hagy, Conductor

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4314 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ljones@catawba.edu
Fee: Fee

29 - 27 Celebrating Rowan County's Young Artists Exhibit - Celebrating Rowan County?s Young Artists Exhibit
Private / Home School Exhibition. Reception on May 13th. Join us for a spirited exhibition honoring young artists and their art teachers from the Rowan-Salisbury Schools. Parking and admission is free. The exhibition series is sponsored by Edward and Susan Norvell and Family.

Address:
123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org
Fee: Fee

June

20 Pops at the Post - An outdoor concert by the Salisbury Symphony. No cost. Time: 8 - 10 pm Prelude to the Pops Hosted by the Merchants of Downtown Salisbury. Shops open until 8 pm, entertainment throughout the downtown. Childrens activities. An outdoor concert at the corner of W Innes and Church Street. (Rain site - Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College)

Address: Parking area at West Innes & Church Street, Salisbury
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

20 "Pops at the Post", Symphony Outdoor Concert - Free Concert beginning at sunset. Call for location.

Address:
2300 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-4314 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ljones@catawba.edu
Fee: Fee

20 Annual Flotilla - Communities in Schools Annual Flotilla. Activities start at 4 pm at the High Rock Boat and Ski Club with events for the young and young at heart. The mile-long parade of boats features bright lights, creative decorations and plenty of summer-time fun ending back at the Boat & Ski Club To register your boat in the parade or for info, please call 704-797-0210

Address: High Rock Boat & Ski Club, High Rock Lake
Bringle Ferry Road
, Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)797-0210 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: visitorinfo@visitsalisburync.com
Fee: Fee

3 Arts on Easy Street - Easy Street in Historic Downtown Salisbury, NC
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Free event sponsored by Rowan Arts Council! Local art displayed on Easy Street, entertainment, refreshments.
Call Rowan Arts Council, 704-638-9887, for more information.

Address: Easy Street in Downtown Salisbury
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)638-9887 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

3 - 12 Vanishing Point Exhibition - Vanishing Point Exhibition

Address:
123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org
Fee: Fee

3 - 2 Dare to Imagine Award Winner's Exhibition - Dare to Imagine Award: Winner?s Exhibition Reception on June 22nd from 6 - 8 pm.
The Dare to Imagine Award is made possible through the Edward Norvell Family. This special award honors one Rowan County public school graduating senior whose artwork most exemplifies the creative potential of the human spirit, heart, and hand. This award bears a $1000 scholarship to the recipient in addition to a professional exhibition opportunity at the Waterworks Visual Arts Center.

Address:
123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org
Fee: Fee

3 Family Fun - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Fun for the whole family! Free creative art activities for all and demonstrations by professional artists.

Address: Waterworks Visual Arts Center at 123 East Liberty Street , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org

9 Reception: David Edgar, Creatures from the Plastiquarium - Reception, David Edgar Creatures from the Plastiquarium. 6 - 8 pm.

Address:
123 East Liberty Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-1882 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: development@waterworks.org
Fee: Fee

July

8 Rowan Amateur Radio Firecracker Ham Fest -

Address:
315 S Boundary Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-5902 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

28 - 29 3 rd Annual Carolina Artist Expo - Open to adult artists working in 2-dimensional mediums. Bring entries to the Salisbury Civic Center on Wednesday, July 26th from 10 am - Noon or 4-6 pm. Entry Fee $15-$20 per entry.

Address:
315 S Boundary Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)638-5275 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: jhols@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

August

20 - 22 Lord Salisbury Celebrates Summer - August 2nd ? 4th, 2007
Including: Giordana Crossroads Classic Bike Race North Main Street in Historic Downtown Salisbury, NC
Thursday, August 2nd, 2007, 5:00 to 11:00 p.m.

60?s Night Out!
Downtown Salisbury
Friday, August 3rd, 5:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Free event! Shops open late, entertainment &

Address: Historic Downtown Salisbury
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

20 3nd Annual Giordana Crossroads Classic Bike Race - Prestigious bike race through Salisbury. This race is often called the NASCAR of bike races.

Address: Downtown Salisbury
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

September

26 Laughing with the Legends - 7:30 pm at Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College. This show is overflowing with energy and is a total blast from the past. Rowan County Concert Association
www.rccamusic.com
704-633-1474

Address: Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

October

8 Tribute to Bobby Darin - An energy packed tribute to the music legend.
Performance at 3 pm, Keppel Auditorium on the Campus of Catawba College.

Address:
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

29 - 1 Lord Salisbury Celebrates Autumn - A celebration of the arts, music and history, this 3-day festival celebrates the rich history of our area, the arts and the beauty of historic Salisbury.

Address:
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

30 - 1 OctoberTour - Historic homes & sites tours.

Address:
West Square Historic District
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-0103 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

7 An Evening With Matthew Weaver - 7:30 pm at Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College. This talented musician performs with a "Floyd Cramer style" on piano, sings and plays 18 other instruments.
Rowan County Concert Association
www.rccamusic.com
704-633-1474

Address: Keppel Auditorium
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

November

19 The Diamonds - In Concert - Why Do Fools Fall in Love?
Performance at 3 pm, Keppel Auditorium on the Campus of Catawba College.

Address:
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

10 Holiday Night Out on the Town - Start a new tradition, and come shop, dine and kick-off the holiday season in historic downtown Salisbury.Santa & the Grinch come to town! Shops will be open late 5-9 pm, with fun activities going on downtown.

Address:
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

11 Santa & the Grinch at the Bell Tower - Come out and visit that old Grinch, and Santa Claus himself. Get a start of your Christmas shopping, get in the holiday spirit and enjoy an afternoon in lovely downtown Salisbury. 10 am - noon. Photo-op for kids. Digital photos will be taken too.

Address:
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

December

3 Gingerbread House Workshop - Event from 1 -3 pm in the Messinger Room of the Rowan Museum. The cost is $35 per child and will include decorating a gingerbread house (to keep), photo with Santa, gingerbread ornaments and refreshments.

Address:
202 N. Main St.
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-5946 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: rowanmuseum@vnet.net
Fee: Fee

9 - 10 Victorian Christmas at the Hall House - Authentic Victorian Christmas House tour with guides in period costume at the Josephus Hall House.

Address:
226 S. Jackson Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-0103 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

16 - 17 Victorian Christmas at the Hall House - Authentic Victorian Christmas House tour with guides in period costume at the Josephus Hall House.

Address:
226 S. Jackson Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-0103 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: historicsal@historicsalisbury.org
Fee: Fee

24 Candlelight Tour of the Josephus Hall House - Authentic Victorian Christmas House tour with guides in period costume at the Josephus Hall House. Candlelight tours on Christmas Eve from 6 - 8 pm

Address:
226 S. Jackson Street
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)636-0103 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: historicsal@historicsalisbury.org
Fee: Fee

31 New Year's Eve at the Bell Tower - Music, dancers, refreshments, while you wait to ring in the New Year at the Old Bell Tower. No cost. 11:30 pm til 12:30 am.
For more details, call Downtown Salisbury.

Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov

18 Celebration of Angels - A celebration of the season - a chance to give back to the community and enjoy time in Historic Downtown Salisbury. Unveiling of new angels, refreshment and entertainment. No cost for event. Horse and carriage rides available for a nominal fee. 10 am - 11 am.

Address: Eastern Gateway Park, corner of East Innes and Depot Streets , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Free

25 Santa & The Grinch Firetruck Rides - Ride on an antique fire truck with Santa and the Grinch. Great fun for the kids. 10 am - 1 pm. Call for additional details. No cost.
Boarding on East Innes Street.

Address:
PO Box 4166
Salisbury, NC 28144 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)637-7814 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ebige@salisburync.gov
Fee: Fee

3 The Nutcracker - Performed by the Piedmont Dance Theatre and the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra.
2:30 pm matinee and 6:30 pm performances at Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College.
Rowan County Concert Association
704-633-1474

Address: Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College
P O Box 5160
Salisbury, NC 28147 , Salisbury, North Carolina
Ph: (704)633-1474 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Fee

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Josephus Hall House

This impressive house museum was once home to Dr. Josephus Hall, Chief Surgeon at the Salisbury Confederate Prison during the Civil War. Built in 1820 in the Federal style, additions in 1859 and in 1900

Salisbury, NC Historic Homes

Corbin Hills Golf Course

One-half mile east of I-85. Close to motels. Chosen as one of the 25 best public golf courses in the area by Charlotte Metro Survey.

Salisbury, NC Golf Courses

Rolling Hills Golf Club

Rolling Hills Golf Course is one of Rowan County's most popular courses, with 40 sand traps, 4 water holes and large bentgrass greens and 2 dog leg holes. A Pro is available for golf lessons. This course boasts the toughest par 3 in Rowan County (Hole #2).Middle (5829 yards); Forward (5318 yards)

Salisbury, NC Golf Courses

W.J. Walls Heritage Hall

Located on the campus of Livingstone College, Heritage Hall is a repository of African, African-American, and African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church history, artifacts, literature, books and records. Open Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm.

Salisbury, NC Other Attractions

High Rock Lake

A 15,000-acre reservoir on the Yadkin River featuring excellent boating and fishing opportunities. For information about hunting and fishing regulations and licensing, contact the NC Wildlife Dept. at 919-662-4381. Public boat ramps are located at Smiley's Tamarac Marina (Fee)

Salisbury, NC Lakes

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