Hurley Park 30th Anniversary Kick Off Celebration
In 2018, Hurley Park will be thirty years old, so this years event will be the kick off for a yearlong celebration! Entertainment includes the Salisbury Swing Band, the Soap Bubble Circus and the Salisbury Symphonys Musical Petting Zoo! There will be an Arbor Day Celebration tree planting and fun carriage rides to take you and your group all around the park. You will be able to get a custom printed t-shirt by Ink-It on site to remember all the fun! The celebration is from 2 - 4 p.m.
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
The Norvell Theater
Based on the popular title by perennial favorite Judy Blume, Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing is a humorous look at family life and the troubles that can only be caused by a younger sibling. On March 30-31 and April 6-7 the show beings at 7:30 p.m. April 1-2 and April 8 the show begins at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
A Sense of Place
Waterworks Visual Arts Center
Enjoy A Sense of Place, an exhibit at Waterworks Visual Arts Center. The exhibit features Harriet Hoover's Family Fruit, Ann Marie Kennedy's New Work and a selection of contempory Southern photography titled The Do Good Fund. The exhibit is free and open during 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday through Friday, then 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.
Cheerwine: Celebrating 100 Years
Celebrate 100 years of Cheerwine while learning about the historic soda brand that started right here in Rowan County! The exhibit is open Friday - Sunday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC
North Carolina Transportation Museum
"How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC" tells the story of the coming of the railroads after the Civil War and the impact they had on the life, economy, culture, folklore, music and landscape of the mountains. Using videos, narratives, historic photos and artifacts, visitors can view the history of rail in Western NC and learn about the high drama in construction, the dangers of building a railroad grade and the despair that came with the loss of so many lives on the railroad. The NC Transportation Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday through Saturday, from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday and closed on Monday.