Johnston County Event Calendar

FREE Movie Night @ Uptown Selma
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm
Come out early pick your spot, get a movie snack or two and hang out and enjoy entertainment before the movie. Here’s the best part – IT’S FREE! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and favorite movie dates and enjoy the feature presentation of Coco with Zaxby’s of Smithfield and Selma Parks and Recreation! All movies[...]
16th International Food and Music Festival @ J. Ashley Wall Towne Square
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
16th International Food and Music Festival @ J. Ashley Wall Towne Square | Wendell | North Carolina | United States
Festival attendees get to taste the world while enjoying free music and dance entertainment, kids games, and outstanding raffle prizes. The festival features authentic foods from 4 continents, including such favorites as Cajun gator bites, Filipino Manilla Bay barbecue, Polish pierogie, and Salvadoran pupusas, as well as homemade desserts. Entertainment includes Barrowburn and the Lynn[...]
International Food Festival @ St. Ann International Food Festival
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
International Food Festival @ St. Ann International Food Festival
Our 10th annual festival will feature foods from over 20 countries, all homemade by our parishioners. There will be live music on stage all day, children’s games, a Silent Auction and much more! Admission and parking are free.        
Federal Taxes for your Small Business (Free) @ WorkForce Development Center
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Federal Taxes for your Small Business (Free) @ WorkForce Development Center  | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
Get up to date information on the latest Federal Tax Law changes. Learn how to best utilize those changes for your small business and how to make informed tax planning decisions.        
Clayton Area Ministries’ (CAM) seventh CAM SLAM Golf Tournament @ Pine Hollow Golf Club | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
Clayton Area Ministries’ (CAM) seventh CAM SLAM Golf Tournament will be held at 8:30 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 27 at Pine Hollow Golf Club, 3300 Garner Road in Clayton. The cost to enter a golf team is $300 per foursome or $75 for an individual. The day includes a round of golf, cart, contests, and first[...]
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.        
Railroad Days @ Uptown Selma
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day
Railroad Days @ Uptown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Selma Railroad Days is entering its 43rd consecutive year. This event is held the first weekend in October each year. Selma Railroad Days celebrates everything that is Selma, NC. We have live entertainment on three stages, food vendors, Kids Zone with bounce houses and activities, Helicopter Rides, Truck and Car show at Walkers Auto, special[...]
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Chew Chew Food Truck Rodeo @ Uptown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States
All-Aboard to kick off the Railroad Days Festival with the CHEW CHEW FOOD TRUCK RODEO Friday, October 5th from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bad Decisions Band will play great rock selections Double Barley Brewing in the Beer Garden Food Trucks will be parked on Webb Street in Uptown Selma. Enjoy a variety of different[...]
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Chew Chew Food Truck Rodeo @ Uptown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States
All-Aboard to kick off the Railroad Days Festival with the CHEW CHEW FOOD TRUCK RODEO Friday, October 5th from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Bad Decisions Band will play great rock selections Double Barley Brewing in the Beer Garden Food Trucks will be parked on Webb Street in Uptown Selma. Enjoy a variety of different[...]
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
43rd Annual Railroad Days Festival @ Uptown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Selma Railroad Days is entering its 43rd consecutive year. This event is held the first weekend in October each year. Selma Railroad Days celebrates everything that is Selma, NC. The Railroad Days Festival kicks off Friday night with the Chew Chew Food Truck Rodeo. Saturday’s Festival starts with a parade and features live entertainment on[...]
Hotdogs with Dad @ Smithfield Community Park
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Hotdogs with Dad @ Smithfield Community Park | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Come out with a hotdog dinner with dad. There will be big games to play such as cornhole, Jenga, Connect 4, and more. minimum of 10 registered particpants required. Register at SRAC by October 2nd.        
Clayton Piano Festival @ Preston Woodall House
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Clayton Piano Festival @ Preston Woodall House
AMERICANS IN PARIS! – October 18, 2018 – dinner at 6:30 pm (concert starts at 7:30) The Preston Woodall House, 201 E Hill St, Benson, NC 27504 The season begins at the Preston Woodall House in Benson, NC with “Americans in Paris.” The program takes you on a musical voyage to Paris and beyond, exploring[...]
N. Garner Middle School Community Yard Sale @ Garner | North Carolina | United States
Please support the N. Garner PTA, community yard sale. Come find a bargain or clean out your closets and sell your items. Parking spots are selling for $20. Bring your own table & make a profit of what you sell. If interested in selling please contact the PTA representative listed. Food & Drinks will be[...]
Clayton Piano Festival @ The Piazza at Portofino
Oct 25 all-day
Clayton Piano Festival @ The Piazza at Portofino | Clayton | North Carolina | United States
CARNIVAL! Party Music from Around the World – October 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm The Piazza at Portofino, 67 Paraggi Court Clayton, NC 27527 The season continues at Portofino in Clayton, with “Carnival”, a fun, family-oriented program developed by pianist Janice Fehlauer, featuring “party music” from around the world. Whether the holiday is called Shrovetide,[...]
Town of Smithfield Egg Haunt @ Smithfield Community Park
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm
Town of Smithfield Egg Haunt @ Smithfield Community Park | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Come dressed in your favorite costume. We will give everyone who participates a hauntingly good gift. Meet at the large playground to the left in Smithfield Community Park (Rotary Shelter). Bring your jack-o-lantern or pillowcase to collect your treasure. Ages: 3-12 years old        
Clayton Piano Festival @ The Farm at 42
Oct 26 @ 7:25 pm
Clayton Piano Festival @ The Farm at 42 | Selma | North Carolina | United States
TWO’S A CROWD – OCTOBER 26, 2018 @ 7:30 pm The Farm at 42, 1075 Lynch Road Selma, NC 27576 The final concert at The Farm at 42 will feature the dynamic Anderson and Roe Duo. Known for their adrenalized performances, original compositions, and notorious music videos, GREG ANDERSON and ELIZABETH JOY ROE are revolutionizing[...]
Roots & Boots Tour @ The Clayton Center
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm
Roots & Boots Tour @ The Clayton Center
Three of the voices that defined 90s country music – Sammy Kershaw, Aaron Tippin and Collin Raye – join forces in the Roots & Boots tour. Combined, the trio has amassed more than 40 Top 10 radio smash hits and sold more than 25 million albums. Don’t miss these iconic country artists as they come[...]
Ornament Making @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center
Nov 3 @ 9:00 am
Ornament Making @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Make three different ornaments to give as gifts or take home. Ages 7-12        
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.        
Royal Wood @ The Clayton Center
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Royal Wood @ The Clayton Center
  Royal Wood, Canadian singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, has established himself as a true musical talent. Since being proclaimed “Songwriter of the Year” by iTunes, Wood has continued to evolve and hone his musical craft – maintaining an unmistakable identity while uncovering and reinventing his sound. Wood has two albums that have debuted in[...]
Nov 10 @ 10:45 am – 4:00 pm
Selma Antique Wine Train @ Selma, NC | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Selma Antique Wine Train Saturday, November 10 After arriving at Selma’s Historic Union Depot, participants will be transported to Uptown Selma for Lunch and Antique shopping along Raiford, Railroad and Anderson streets. Board the party bus for Hinnant Family Vineyards in Pine Level for a tour of the facility and tasting. Return back to Historic[...]
Cookie Decorating @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center
Nov 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cookie Decorating @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
design three different cookies        
The Grinch Stink Stank Stunk 5k Toy Run and the Jingle bell Jog/walk @ Smithfield Community Park | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Fee : unwrapped toy or gift card Ages: all ages Don’t be a bad banana with a greasy black peel! Join us and give until your heart is 3 sizes too big! Join us for our 6th Annual Grinch Stink Stank Stunk 5k Toy Run and Jingle Bell Jog. All particpants are asked to bring[...]
A Clayton Christmas presented by The Around Town Singers & Orchestra @ The Clayton Center
Tickets on sale October 1 at 10 AM. Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas show the way they used to be. Sing along to all of your favorite songs of the season, plus enjoy comedy, carols and a sing-along. The show features the Around Town Singers and a 25-piece orchestra, plus special guests that you won’t want to[...]
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Clayton Visual Arts invites you to a free “meet-the-artists” reception from 6-7:30 PM. Exhibits change monthly and feature the work of local artists. Visit  Clayton Visual Arts online for information about each artist.        
Town of Smithfield Tree Lighting @ Johnston County Public Library
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm
Town of Smithfield Tree Lighting @ Johnston County Public Library | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
We will be lighting up the holiday season with the lighting of the Town’s Christmas Tree. The tree is located at the corner of Third & Market Street, right in front of the library. Join us for hot chocolate, entertainment, and a special guest from the North Pole.        
Fabulous Equinox Orchestra @ The Clayton Center
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fabulous Equinox Orchestra @ The Clayton Center
The Fabulous Equinox Orchestra swings back through Clayton with a holiday show guaranteed to brighten the season. Enjoy holiday classics – along with your favorite American standards – presented with the charm and extraordinary jazz musicianship of Jeremy Davis, Clay Johnson and the Equinox Orchestra. $35     PURCHASE         
Reindeer Games @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am
Reindeer Games @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Run Around and dance to Christmas music and make a reindeer ornament. Register by December 7th (5 person Minimum) Sign up at SRAC front desk.        
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm
Bring out your families and celebrate the holiday season with the Smithfield Christmas parade. If you are interested in participating applications can be found in the SRAC lobby, online at smithfield-nc.com, or by contacting Tiffany Pearson 919-934-2148 ext. 107        
A Christmas Spectacular presented by the Johnston County Chorus @ The Clayton Center
Tickets on sale October 1 at 10 AM. The Johnston County Chorus presents A Christmas Spectacular, its annual holiday show featuring all of your favorite seasonal songs and skits. Special guests this year include dancers from Artistry in Motion dance studio.