Weekends Events: Pig Pickin, Outdoor Music, Holograms and More

Cary, NC – It’s going to be a hot one in Cary this weekend, but you can find your spot to chill with over four dozen events around town.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Intro to Entrepreneurship – Get advice on how to start a business from market research to finding customers and investors. West Regional Library, 6:30-8:30 PM

Gurukulam – The story of a teacher and students at an Indian ashram asking questions about existence and identity. 7-9 PM. Plays through Saturday at The Cary.

More Thursday events on the Calendar.

Friday, July 8, 2016

A Hologram for the King – An American businessman tries to sell a complex holographic communications device to Saudi royalty in a desperate bid to stay in business, while learning about the culture and falling in love. 7-9 PM at The Cary.

Lounge Doctors at Starlight Music Series – This Friday, Cary’s own Lounge Doctors brings their unique acoustic jazz-rock vibe to the garden behind Page-Walker Arts & History Center on Town Hall campus. 7-9 PM, free.

Bradford’s Screen on the Green – Free outdoor movie screening. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. This week, Minions.

See the Calendar for more Friday events.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Saturday Markets – Get your fruits and veggies plus a whole lot more at Cary’s Saturday farmers markets. Visit the Western Wake Farmers Market in Carpenter Village or Downtown Farmers Market in East Chatham Street.

Acoustic Nights in The District – Free acoustic show on the green outside Stone Theater in Park West. 6 – 9 PM.

Harris Brothers – Reggie and Ryan Harris bring the sounds of Western North Carolina to Sertoma Amphitheatre for this free show, 6-8 PM on Saturday.

Railhawks vs Rowdies – This Saturday, the Carolina Railhawks square off against the Tampa Bay Rowdies at Wake Med Soccer Park in Cary. Come early for the Pig Pickin’ and Boss of the Sauce competition.

More Saturday events on the Calendar.

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Beach Blanket Bingo– The Cary Theater, Part of the Sunday Matinee series from 2-4pm.

More Sunday events on the Calendar.


Story from staff reports. Photos of Bond Brothers Brewery by Hal Goodtree.