Now that Labor Day has passed summer is ‘officially’ over and we are down to only four months left in 2013. However, these last four months of the year are always filled with some of the best events of the year, especially here in the Winston Salem area. With all the back to back holidays (Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas) working mom’s schedules will only get busier, so now is the time to start planning in some of these fun family outings and events. Below are just some of the great happenings in Winston Salem that are planned for the remainder of 2013.
Triad Business & Innovation Expo & Tech Briefing: Sept 12 at 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Letters From Home play by Spring Theater: Sept 13 – 15
Artsfest 2013 at Grace Court: Sept 14 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Girl Gaming (Teen Central) at Forsyth County Central Library: Sept 14 at 1 to 3 p.m.
Harvest Moon Festival by Reynolda House Museum: Sept 19 at 5 to 8 p.m.
Movie in the Park at Harmon Park in Kernersville – The Avengers: Sept 20 at 6:30 p.m.
The Last Romance play by Kernersville Little Theater: Sept 20 – Oct 6
Rock the Block in downtown Winston Salem: Sept 21 at 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Carolina Oktoberfest at Tanglewood: Sept 21 at 12 to 6 p.m.
Winston Salem Air Show at Smith Reynolds Airport: Sept 21 – 22
Planting a Fall Vegetable Garden at Rural Hall Library: Sept 24 at 7 p.m.
Biotechnology Day at SciWorks: Sept 26 at 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Starlight Movie Nite in Lewisville: Sept 27 at 8 p.m.
2013 Storybook Soiree by Winston Salem Children’s Museum: Sept 27 at 7 p.m.
Songs for ALS by Haley Dreis (at Milton Rhodes Arts Center): Sept 28 at 8 p.m.
Dracula by Winston Salem Festival Ballet: Oct 4 – 6
Dixie Classic Fair: Oct 4 – 13
Time Stands Still – the regional premier of Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Donald Margulies’ by Paper Lantern Theatre Company: Oct 10 – 13
Friends Book Sale – Bag Day at Lewisville Library: Oct 19 at 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
ABC Family’s 13 Nights of Halloween: Oct 19 – 31
Shalloween Carnival in Lewisville: Oct 19 at 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Halloween in Old Salem: Oct 25 – 29
Truck & Treat by Winston Salem Children’s Museum: Oct 27 at 1 to 5 p.m.
Trick or Treat at the Library at Kernersville Library: Oct 31 at 6 to 8 p.m.
Free Birds (movie release in all local theaters): Nov 1
20th Anniversary Celebration by the Winston Salem Youth Chorus at the Stephens Center: Nov 2
Tricks & Treats Concert by Winston Salem Symphony: Nov 3 at 3 p.m.
Christmas by Candlelight Tours at Old Salem: Nov 15 – 30 & Dec 6 – 21
ABC Family’s Countdown to 25 Days of Christmas: TBD (Usually last two weeks of November)
Festival of Lights at Tanglewood: Nov 23 – Jan 1
Family Holiday Movie Night at Rural Hall Library: Nov 26 & Dec 23 at 7 p.m.
Disney’s Frozen (movie release in all local theaters): Nov 27
Carolina Christmas Spectacular by Winston Salem Symphony: Dec 1 at 2 p.m.
ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas: Dec 1 – 25
Holiday Crafts for the Family at Rural Hall Library: Dec 5 at 4 p.m.
9th Annual 99.5 WMAG Brenner Children’s Hospital Radiothon: Dec 5 & 6 at 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (both days)
Candlelight Tours by Reynolda House Museum: Dec 5 – 7
Candle Tea at Old Salem: Dec 5 – 14
Christmas Tree Lighting in Lewisville: Dec 6 at 7 to 8:30 p.m.
It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play by Kernersville Little Theater: Dec 6 – 15
Holiday Party & Santa Visit at Rural Hall Library: Dec 10 at 6:30 p.m.
The Nutcracker by University of North Carolina School of the Arts at the Stephens Center: Dec 13 – 22
Salem Christmas at Old Salem: Dec 14 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Walking with Dinosaurs 3D (movie release in all local theaters): Dec 20