What’s Happening Events and Concerts for October

Halloween at BB&T BallPark with The Dash and Peppercorn Theater in October

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Come out this October to see the BB&T Ballpark “Field of Fears,” a special event for the entire family. Activities include making your own scarecrow,hayrides, mazes and “face your fears” exhibits. A “dark room” will be set up for kids 12 and older.

Pick a pumpkin from our pumpkin patch and decorate it right at the ballpark. There is something for the entire family. The promotion runs from October 16-9, 23-26 and 30-31. For times and more information,please go to http://www.wsdash.com

The Winston-Salem Dash and Peppercorn Theatre will present a new special event, Field of Fears – A Fall Festival for All Ages, for 10 days in October at BB&T Ballpark. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in various Halloween-themed family activities at the home of the Winston-Salem Dash.

This special event features a “Face Your Fears Walk,” where participants of all ages will interact with exhibits to conquer their fears. These experiences will consist of live reptiles, bugs, clowns, dogs and much more. In addition to the “Face Your Fears Walk,” Field of Fears will include hay rides, a spider web maze and Dash inflatables. Attendees can also build scarecrows and decorate pumpkins.

Field of Fears will begin on Thursday, October 16, and will be open every Thursday through Sunday until Halloween. The full schedule, which includes the hours of operation, is available below:

Thursday, October 16: 4-9 p.m.
Friday, October 17: 4-9 p.m.
Saturday, October 18: 12-9 p.m.
Sunday, October 19: 1-5 p.m.
Thursday, October 23: 4-9 p.m.
Friday, October 24: 4-9 p.m.
Saturday, October 25: 12-9 p.m.
Sunday, October 26: 1-5 p.m.
Thursday, October 30: 4-9 p.m.
Friday, October 31: 4-9 p.m.

Tickets are on sale now, and you can purchase your tickets online here or by calling (336) 714-2287. Admission is $11 if purchased in advance or $14 when making day-of purchases, while children two and under can attend for free. These prices already include the North Carolina Entertainment Tax, but processing fees may apply. Parking is free for all 10 dates. Food, beverages, pumpkins and scarecrows will be available for purchase.

For more information on Field of Fears or the Dash’s 2015 season, call (336) 714-2287 or visit wsdash.com. Peppercorn Children’s Theatre is a 501c3 non-profit organization that showcases emerging professional artists and produces original theatre works to introduce live performance art to the families of Winston-Salem and surrounding communities. To learn more, please call (336) 745-0853 or visit www.peppercorntheatre.org.

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31st Annual Lexington Barbecue Festival – Saturday, October 25 

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Let’s Celebrate! Lexington and Davidson County residents can once again look forward to everybody’s favorite NC specialty. The 31st Annual Barbecue Festival is set for Saturday, October 25 in Uptown Lexington.

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The month of October has been declared Barbecue Month,a month full of activities including the Tour de Pig Cycling event, 5K Hawg Run, Pepsi Pig Tale Writing Competition, Golf Tournament, Tennis Tournament, Hawg Shoot Air Rifle Tournament, and many other exciting events For more information,  email info@barbecuefestival.com or visit the website http://www.barbecuefestival.com

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Date: Oct 28 2014
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Location: 2200 Reynolda Road – Winston-Salem  Get Directions
It’s Free / Love Offering
(336) 721-1560

Listen to Aaron Shust @ Spotify https://play.spotify.com/artist/0oM8RWZXhJYSnzGdepP7fM

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ROCK 92 CONCERTS

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Motley Crue

with Alice Cooper
October 22nd, 2014
Greensboro Coliseum
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Paul McCartney

Ocotber 30, 2014
Greensboro Coliseum
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Kids of Childhood Cancer 3rd Annual Ride 4 Our Kids

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Join us for our 3rd Annual Bike Run to benefit Kids of Childhood Cancer. Registration begins at 8:30AM, kickstands up at 10:30AM. Ride begins and ends at Smokin Harley Davidson in Winston-Salem. Music, food, and fun following the ride!

Website: http://www.ride4ourkids.org/

 

‘Clubs for Kids’ event introduces kids to golf this weekend

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Playing golf can be a lifetime sport, and kids can start learning how to play at a free event this weekend. Clubs for Kids by Winding Creek.

Name: Clubs for Kids by Winding Creek
Location: Winding Creek Golf Course 72 Winding Creek Rd, Thomasville, NC 27360
Phone: (336) 475-5580
Date: May 3, 2014
Time: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Event Description:
This event is designed to introduce kids in the Triad Area to the Game of Golf
for Ages 4-16
Every child that attends will leave with a Golf Club Specially Fitted for the Child’s Size
Event includes Free Range Balls for kids
Lunch for kids – Sponsored by Logan’s Steakhouse

For more information, visit their website.

CAROLINA SCIQUARIUM

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CAROLINA SCIQUARIUM

Our new Carolina SciQuarium is North Carolina’s only center-of-state aquarium. It’s a 22,000 square foot, LEED designed aquarium with a focus on science education, hence the name SciQuarium!

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THE SCIQUARIUM EXPERIENCE

The SciQuarium offers a complete immersion experience. Visitors can engage with animal keepers and educators to learn about the different species of animals and fish. In addition, behind-the-scenes tours and educational SciPods focus on the science of animal care, husbandry and water quality management.

FEATURED ANIMALS

African Penguins, Sharks, Otters, Fishing Cats, Stingrays, Moray Eels, Anaconda, and many more species are featured in our newest attraction!

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Naming rights and sponsorship opportunities are available for the Carolina SciQuarium and its exhibits. Please contact Lindsey Zarecky at 336-288-3769 x1385 or lzarecky@greensboroscience.org to learn more how you or your company can be a part of this amazing new endeavor.

HOURS  & PRICES

http://www.greensboroscience.org/plan/hours/index.shtml

OFFICIAL WEBSITE

http://www.greensboroscience.org/attractions/sciquarium/