Cary, NC – Groundhog Day is this weekend but if you don’t want to look at a big rodent, there are events all over town instead. The Cary Players put on a locally-written play all this weekend, the Concert Singers of Cary have their first Discovery Concert, Bond Brothers is hosting a beer and yoga event and much more.
To see a full list of Cary events, go to the CaryCitizen calendar.
Friday, February 1, 2019
The Cary Rotary Club is holding its annual chili dinner this Friday to raise money for Rise Against Hunger and other local anti-hunger groups. The event starts at noon at Kirk of Kildaire Presbyterian Church.
The Cary Senior Center is hosting a Daddy-Daughter Dance with music, refreshments and photographs. It starts at 6 PM, with another dance at the same time on Saturday.
The Cary Players run their first play of the year with “Men Always Leave,” written and directed by a local playwright. The play runs all this weekend at the Cary Theater, starting at 7:30 PM on Friday.
To find more Friday events, go to our calendar.
Saturday, February 2, 2019
The Raleigh Improv at Parkside Town Commons in Cary hosts comedian and former late night host Arsenio Hall this weekend, with multiple shows on Friday and Saturday. On Saturday, Hall has shows at 7 PM and 9:30 PM.
The Concert Singers of Cary is performing its first-ever Discovery Concert this Saturday, with education and demonstrations to teach people about the music and composition of Bach. They will be performing Bach’s Cantata 140, starting at 7:30 PM.
You can find more Saturday events on our calendar.
Sunday, February 3, 2019
Bond Brothers is hosting its Yoga and Beer event with Loretta Jo Schlatzer and Yoga-Mojo. It starts at 11 AM with mandatory pre-registration online, because spots are limited.
The Halle Cultural Arts Center is showing artwork by Cary artist Sid Thakur all this weekend, as well as artwork by Nancy Kempf, Anna Pollard and Trudy Thomson. The gallery is free to attend.
And there are more Sunday events on our calendar.
Around the Triangle
First Friday is this Friday in Downtown Raleigh, with museums and art galleries opening later and music and vendors all over. Head Downtown and follow the signs and flags for fun, running from 6 to 9 PM.
The Krispy Kreme Challenge is this Saturday, starting at the Krispy Kreme near NC State on Hillsborough Street. This is an annual race tradition, to eat a dozen doughnuts and then run five miles, and it starts at 8 AM.
All this weekend, the Bull City Robotic Rodeo takes place at the Durham Convention Center, with a mix of Wild West and Steampunk fun with escape rooms, mechanical bulls, laser shows and much more. It starts at 10 AM each day.
Events from the CaryCitizen calendar. Photos by Quentin J Hammonds, Hal Goodtree and the Concert Singers of Cary.