Editor’s Note: On Wednesdays, we usually run a Weekend Events story. Instead, this week we’re running a summary of May events in Downtown Cary by Doc Thorne, President of the Heart of Cary Association. Photo by Brooke Meyer.
Cary, NC – May is shaping-up to be a busy month in Downtown Cary. Grab the family and come Downtown for Herbfest, National Train Day, the Wheels on Academy vintage car festival and lots more.
HERBFEST on the grounds of the Page-Walker. More info: Herbfest.
Cary Creative (reuse) Center’s silent art auction to the Page-Walker. For more info: http://www.carycreativecenter.org/index.html
Fri 5/10 – 5-8PM
The Cary Police Department hosts NATIONAL NIGHT OUT on S. Academy Street. More info: Town of Cary.
Sat 5/11 – 10AM-2PM
NATIONAL TRAIN DAY at the Downtown Amtrak station. This year’s event will be the largest in the State, and the 19th largest in the country. For more info: 2013 Train Day.
Sat 5/11 – beginning at Noon
RITMO LATINO festival on S. Academy Street. More info: Diamante, Inc.
Sat 5/11 & Sun 5/12 – 5 PM
The undefeated Cary Invasion play back-to-back home games vs. the Bull City Legacy (Sat) and the Nighthawks (Sun) in the Herb Young Center. This is semi-Pro basketball at its best! For more info: www.caryinvasion.com
Sun 5/12 – Mother’s Day
The Matthew’s House is serving a special Mother’s Day Brunch. For info: http://matthewshousecary.com/special-events
Sat 5/18 – beginning at 9 AM
WHEELS ON ACADEMY – a big vintage car show and festival on historic Academy Street. More info: Town of Cary.
Sun 5/19 – 5 PM
The Cary Invasion takes on Jacksonville’s Big Texas in the Herb Young Center. For more info: www.caryinvasion.com
Fri 5/31 – 6-9 PM
Final Friday and Art Loop. For more info: http://caryartloop.org/ and http://carygalleryofartists.org/index.shtml
To find out what’s happening all over Cary, check out the Calendar of Events.