Submit an event for future publications. Next edition Summer 2018 and event dates should range from May 21 – August 13
15th Annual Free Kid’s Clinic. 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Finch Field 7003 Ball Park Road, Thomasville. Be a part of North Carolina’s largest free baseball clinic as the HiToms host. Open to boys and girls ages of 6-14, the three-hour instructional session is a perfect opportunity to learn from the area’s baseball leader. To register, visit www.hitoms.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Event sponsored by Novant Health.
7th Annual Spring Fling. Lavish Salon and Spa, 1521 East Center Street Extension, Lexington. 4 – 8 p.m. Bring on spring with the girls of Lavish! Boutique and service specials, door prizes, giveaways and more!
Thomasville Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Cushwa Stadium, 201 Stadium Drive, Thomasville. 3 – 4 p.m. Thomasville Parks and Recreation Department hosts a city-wide Easter Egg Hunt for children from toddlers thru the 5th grade. There will be prize eggs dispersed throughout for each age group and the Easter Bunny will be on site to take pictures and pass out candy.
Teen Flashlight Egg Hunt. Finch Park, 15 Paul Beck Road, Lexington. 8 – 9 p.m. Who said egg hunts were just for kids? Teens, grab a flashlight (check those batteries) and a bag to collect glow in the dark eggs after the sun goes down and the lights are out at Finch Park. There are golden eggs, prizes, and music. Cost is $2 for residents and $3 for non-residents for ages 13 – 18. Register online at registration.lexingtonnc.gov. Registration ends March 27, 2018. For more information like us on facebook.com/colparksandrec, visit our website at lexingtonnc.gov/parksandrec or give us a call at 336-248-3960.
April 7 (Rain Date April 8)
Go Fly a Kite Day! Uptown Lexington, off E. Third Avenue. 12 – 3 p.m. (Rain date: 1 – 3p.m.) FREE Family event in Uptown Lexington. Enjoy music, concessions, demonstrations and free kites for the first 100 to register (course #16005). Contest held in design, age and technique. To register go to Lexington.registrationnc.gov. For more information like us on facebook.com/colparksandrec, visit our website at lexingtonnc.gov/parksandrec or give us a call at 336-248-3960.
Dumpling Supper. Pilgrim Reformed Church of Christ, 797 Pilgrim Church Road, Lexington. 4 – 6 p.m. For more information, call 336-249-1951.
In Concert: The Part Time Party Time Band. Edward C. Smith Civic Center, Lexington. 7:30 – 10 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets: $10 per person. Wine and beer available for purchase. The Part Time Party Time band has been an icon in Southeastern entertainment since 1980. They have appeared with top performers such as The Four Tops, The Tams, Delbert McClinton, and the Beach Boys. With the Part Time Party Time Band it’s always Party Time! Tickets available online at www.smithciviccenter.org/events/in-concert-the-part-time-party-time-band. For more information, contact the Edward C. Smith Civic Center at 336-249-7875.
Thomasville Spring Daze & Antiques on Main. Main Street, Thomasville. 9 a.m. 4 p.m. The Thomasville Beautification Committee hosts. The event will feature plants, flowers, antiques, crafts, food trucks and music.
The 22nd Annual Multicultural Festival. Davidson County Fairgrounds 400 Greensboro Street Ext., Lexington.
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Come celebrate the vast cultural diversity of the Piedmont-Triad community at the 22nd Annual Multicultural Festival. Enjoy the sights, sounds, and tastes of foreign lands. See the world through the Virtual Reality 360 Tour, join the drum circle, participate in Community Dot Art Mural, take part in the Parade of Flags in the afternoon, and see new U.S. citizens naturalized into the United States. For more information like us on facebook.com/colparksandrec, visit our website at lexingtonnc.gov/parksandrec, or give us a call at 336-248-3960.
May 5 – October 13
2018 Lexington Farmers Market Season. The Old Depot, Railroad Street, Lexington. Saturday hours 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. We have several farmers able to grow crops for an extended season, especially greens and tomatoes, so should have a good selection from first market on. Our bakers, crafters, and plant growers will provide wonderful selections. Eggs, beef, pork, and chicken are back as well. Come have a cup of coffee and a delicious pastry, and enjoy your Saturday mornings with us! Visit Facebook-Lexington Farmers Market or www.lexingtonfarmersmarketnc.com.
May 10 – 12
Blue Grass Festival. Denton FarmPark, 1072 Cranford Road, Denton. 8 a.m. – 9 p.m. 38th annual three day family style bluegrass festival featuring Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Balsam Range, Seldom Scene, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, and many more! Campsites and food will be available. Admission $40 for each day. Children 15-17 half price and children under 15 free with a paying adult. For complete details visit www.dentonfarmpark.com.
American Children’s Home 20th Annual Car Show. 3844 NC Hwy 8 South, Lexington. American Children’s Home presents its 20th Annual Show-Off Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show. All proceed benefit the amazing children who call our campus home! Check us out on Facebook- American Children’s Home or www.ach-nc.org for more information. See you there!