November 1st 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Downtown Goldsboro Presents: Vacant to Vibrant Property Tour
Curious about some of our more notable vacant spaces in downtown Goldsboro? Wondering what their potential use could be? Do you have a desire to invest in one of these properties yourself?
Whatever your curiosity, we invite you to join us for a look behind the doors at our Vacant to Vibrant event on Friday, November 1st. We'll visit/tour 116, 119 & 121 N. Center St. and 209 W. Walnut St. The tour will round out at 151 N. Center St., where David Perry will share his development story of the large, historic downtown property. We'll kick off the tour on the 2nd floor of 121 N. Center St. with refreshments and storyboards for each property. www.downtowngoldsboro.com 919.735.4949.
November 1st - 2nd 6-8:30 p.m.
Arts Council Holiday Art Market Opening
Kick off the Holiday shopping season by shopping local! The Arts Council of Wayne County is extending their Holiday Art Market Opening this year to a two-day expo event featuring local artists and artisans selling their unique goods. In addition to vendors, the Art Market will be stock full of beautiful new items sure to please. Just Becca's handmade event will be happening at the Wayne County Museum at the same time, so grab some friends and spend the day supporting local artists! www.ArtsInWayne.org ∙ 919.736.3300
November 1st 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Paramount Theatre Presents: Dailey & Vincent
Hailing from world famous stages such as Carnegie Hall and the Ryman Auditorium, Grand Ole Opry Stars and Multi-Award Winners Dailey & Vincent are riding a wave of critical acclaim for their brand-new release, Patriots & Poets as well as their nationally broadcasted weekly TV series, The Dailey & Vincent Show, on RFD-TV. Backed by one of the best bands on tour today and generally regarded among the most reputable and elite entertainers in American music, Dailey & Vincent’s sound is a concoction of traditional country, gospel and bluegrass blended together by the fantastically instinctive vocal blends of Dailey’s tenor and Vincent’s reedy harmonies. For more information on tickets call the Paramount Theatre, at 919-583-8432 or visit www.goldsboroparamount.com.
November 1st 6 p.m.
Moonshine & Moon Pie
Shop with the vendors from Wayne Museum’s Hometown Harvest Vendor Fair while you enjoy moonshine cocktails and Moon Pie treats! Tickets are $10 for this one of a kind shopping & cocktail event. Call the museum at 919-734-5023 to purchase or stop in Tuesday-Friday from 11-4 and Saturday from 10-6.
November 2nd 11 a.m.
Party & Hometown Harvest Vendor Fair
Come shop with local artists, crafters, and artisans at Wayne Museum’s annual handmade vendor fair! This is a great chance to shop for unique gift items for the holidays. Call the museum at 919-734-5023 to purchase or stop in Tuesday-Friday from 11-4 and Saturday from 10-6.
November 2nd 10 a.m.
Arts Council Saturday Yoga Sessions
Join us for Saturday Yoga Sessions with Kenzie! This event is sponsored by Grandpa's Children. Bring your own mat and water bottle. $10 donation is suggested. Email Karen@artsinwayne.org for more information.
November 4th 5:30 p.m.
Be Kind Her – Women’s Health Event
Hosted by Wayne UNC Health Care, this event will focus on the power of kindness to heal and restore while connecting women to local breast cancer and women’s health resources.
Featuring Keynote Speaker, Nicole J Phillips. When faced with a breast cancer diagnosis, Nicole J. Phillips turned to kindness to help her overcome her fears. Now host of The Kindness Podcast and author of two books, Kindness is Contagious and Kindness is Courageous, she inspires others with her message of hope and transformation. For more information on tickets call the Paramount Theatre, at 919-583-8432 or visit www.goldsboroparamount.com.
November 5th at 6:00 p.m.
Artist Development Group
Artist Development Group is for artists of all skill sets. It's a place to connect with other artists and to talk about our work. What do we do in a typical gathering? It's different each time, but we will generally share a few pieces of our work to get some feedback in a safe environment. Feel free to bring a piece or two of your own. www.ArtsInWayne.org ∙ 919.736.3300
November 8th 7:00 p.m.
Jazz on John featuring the Paul Bomar Quartet
Join the Arts Council for an evening of jazz with the Paul Bomar Quartet. This performance highlights Paul Bomar on guitar, Greg Tyson on trumpet, Rick Wolff on upright bass, and Patrick O'Leary on drums. Complimentary wine and light food will be served. Bring a friend, and spend your evening downtown! www.ArtsInWayne.org ∙ 919.736.3300
November 11th at 11 a.m.
Veterans Day Parade
Don’t miss this patriotic downtown tradition. Bring your family out to enjoy the bands, performers & community groups, while recognizing the men and women who have served in the US Military. Hosted by Wayne County Veteran’s Services. 919.731.1490
November 9th at 6:30 p.m.
Miss Goldsboro Scholarship Pageant
The new Miss Goldsboro will represent Goldsboro and Wayne County throughout the year through speaking engagements, community service projects and appearing at events across the county such as the Fremont Daffodil Festival, the Mt. Olive Pickle Festival, Downtown Lights Up, Christmas parades, and many other local events. For more information on tickets and times call the Paramount Theatre, at 919-583-8432 or visit www.goldsboroparamount.com.
November 16th 10 a.m.
Downtown History Walk – Free
Guided walking tour of downtown given by the Wayne County Museum. Learn about the history of some of the buildings and businesses downtown as well as sites in our city's Civil War history. Tour meets and starts from the museum lobby at 10am. Lasts approximately 1 hour. (Weather permitting)
116 N. William St (across from the post office). Questions? Call 919-734-5023
November 15th – 17th
StageStruck Presents: White Christmas
Based on the beloved, timeless film, this heartwarming musical adaptation features seventeen Irving Berlin songs and a book by David Ives and Paul Blake. The dazzling score features well-known standards including the perennial favorite, White Christmas. “White Christmas is an uplifting musical worthy of year-round productions." - Rodgers and Hammerstein Tickets are available at the Paramount, by calling 919-583-8432 or online at www.goldsboroparamount.com.
November 17th Noon
Motorcycle Riders Toy Run
The 31st Annual Wayne County Motorcycle Riders Toy Run will meet at Berkeley Mall at noon on Sunday, November 17th, 2019. All makes of bikes & trikes are welcome! Please bring one toy per bike. A party will follow the Run at The Howling Moon Saloon, 1105 S. George St, Goldsboro.All clubs & patches are also welcome. All toys and proceeds to benefit the Wayne Uplift Domestic Violence Program and the Boys and Girls Club of Wayne County, along with families in need. For more information contact Cassy Wood at 919-738-2308 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
November 22nd 6-8 p.m.
Community Drum Circle
Don't miss this evening of rhythm, relaxation, and inspiration. It's free and everyone is welcome. No experience necessary. www.artsinwayne.org.
November 26th 5-8 p.m
Downtown Lights Up!
One of Goldsboro's favorite family events is back this year to kick-off another holiday season downtown! Join us in front of City Hall for free trolley rides, sledding, entertainment, cookies, cocoa, visits with Santa, real snow and more! Also, enjoy ice skating in downtown Goldsboro! Bring the whole family and get ready for some festive fun! Sponsored by Wayne UNC Health Care. www.downtowngoldsboro.com ∙ 919.735.4959.
November 26th 8 p.m.
NC Symphony Holiday Pops Concert
Kick off your Holiday Season with Downtown Goldsboro’s Lights Up event featuring snow, Santa, free trolley rides, treats and more followed by an evening of holiday favorites performed by the North Carolina Symphony at the Paramount Theatre. The annual Holiday Pops Concert is featured in the Paramount Performing Arts Series, which presents a great selection of professional entertainment in Historic Downtown Goldsboro. Package discounts are available when purchasing three or more events featured in the series. Reserved seating tickets are $29-$39/each. For more information on tickets and times call the Paramount Theatre, at 919-583-8432 or visit www.goldsboroparamount.com.
November 30th All Day
Small Business Saturday
It's time to Shop Small in Downtown Goldsboro! Work off that turkey and pumpkin pie by hitting the streets to tackle your holiday shopping this year. Downtown Goldsboro is home to dozens of great shops full of unique gift items you won't find at any big-box stores. Enjoy discounts all day at Downtown businesses during Small Business Saturday.
December 1st 3p.m.
Come one, Come all to the annual Pikeville Christmas Parade. A fun time for the entire family!
For questions or more information, Contact Debbie Lewis at 919-0569.