Johnston County Event Calendar
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.
During this experiential workshop, participants will discuss further ways to honor, remember and celebrate those who have died. Participants will create a commemorative luminary. This workshop is for individual adults as well as families. Children and teens are invited and encouraged to participate with their parents in this workshop.
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
The Clayton Piano Festival has set the date for the third annual Holiday Gala for December 13th at The Barn at Broadslab near Benson, NC. This year’s concert will feature performers Josh and Lindsey Wright’s classical take on traditional holiday favorites.
“The couple will delight audiences with Holiday favorites from both the classical and popular repertoire, including their own arrangements of Christmas carols, music from popular American movies and TV in addition to timeless masterworks from the classical repertoire,” stated creative director, Jonathan Levin.
Billboard #1 artist, Josh Wright is one of the most versatile classical artists of his generation as a pianist, recording artist, arranger, and teacher, founding Josh Wright Piano TV on YouTube with nearly 60 thousand subscribers worldwide who benefit from his insightful teaching videos and musical performances. Josh joins his wife, Dr. Lindsey Wright, also an award-winning pianist and teacher, who helped to create their Christmas album, “Sleigh Ride for Two.”
A variety of ticket prices are available starting at $15.00 for Adults, $10 for Seniors, and $5 for Children. The Barn at Broadslab is located at 4682 NC Hwy 50 S., Benson, and the concert starts at 7:30pm, with light holiday refreshments following the concert. For information on the Clayton Piano Festival and to buy tickets, click http://www.claytonpianofestival.org/holidaygala2018.
All aboard! Join us for an unforgettable seasonal journey on the Selma Santa Train.
Young and old will be whisked off to enjoy the round trip ride with Santa on board.
Does Santa really like juice and cookies? You’ll find out as they are served while on the train.
Families are encourage to wear their pajamas and be ready to join in on the caroling and sing-along while on board.
Date: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Tickets On Sale: August 31, 2018
Fee: Adults 13 and older – $55.00
Children 12 – 1 year – $45.00
Infants up to 1 year – FREE in lap
Location: Selma Train Depot
500 E. Railroad Street | Selma, NC 27576
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Train departs Union Station 10:00 am SHARP and will return at 11:45 am)
Please call Selma Parks and Recreation for complete information at 919-975-1411