Johnston County Event Calendar

Drawing Classes @ The Drawing Table
Jan 8 – May 27 all-day
Drawing Classes @ The Drawing Table | Benson | North Carolina | United States
Drawing Classes begin. A non-competitive, step-by-step drawing method for children and adults where self-expression and creativity can flourish.        
Apr 13 all-day
Four Oaks Car Truck Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet @ Downtown Four Oaks | Four Oaks | North Carolina | United States
Join us in downtown Four Oaks for a Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Show and Swap Meet. Register your vehicle for trophy and cash prizes! Registration begins at 8AM. $20 fee includes photo participation plaque. Show is from 11AM-3PM and is FREE admission. Browse the swap meet and enjoy food from local food trucks and restaurants.[...]
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Saturdays: Arts & Crafts Market at the Gazebo @ Selma Gazebo | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Selma Saturdays: Arts & Crafts Market at the Gazebo Gather with friends and enjoy live entertainment and browse local artisans for hand-crafted items. Gazebo is located at the 100 block of E. Anderson Street in Uptown Selma, behind Town Hall. Market hours are 9a – 1p        
The Great Egg Scramble @ Selma Middle School
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
The Great Egg Scramble @ Selma Middle School | Selma | North Carolina | United States
A sure sign that spring is right around the corner is the Annual “The Great Egg Scramble” presented by the Selma Parks and Recreation Department. Grab your egg basket and get ready to find colorful eggs. Children, in their age group, will hunt for eggs that were left behind by Peter Cotton Tail. Prizes will[...]
2019 Mother Son Dance @ Sarah Yard Community Center
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
2019 Mother Son Dance @ Sarah Yard Community Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Mother Son Dance It will be an evening of dancing, appetizers, and fun.        
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Wizard of OZ – Auditions @ The Clayton Center
Carolina Youth Theatre will hold auditions for students in grades 7-12 interested in performing in the summer production of The Wizard of Oz.  Auditions are Friday, April 12, at 6:30 PM, and Saturday, April 13, at 10:00 AM, at The Clayton Center. Complete audition information is available here.        
Lee Roy Parnell @ The Clayton Center
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm
Lee Roy Parnell @ The Clayton Center
Lee Roy Parnell returns, bringing his “soulful vocal delivery and blistering array of guitar chops,” to the stage. The multiple Grammy Award nominee is widely recognized as one of the best slide guitar players on the planet. Don’t miss this chance to see Lee Roy live as he performs his brand of Texas blues, Memphis soul,[...]
Town of Smithfield Easter Egg Hunt @ Smithfield Community Park
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm
Town of Smithfield Easter Egg Hunt @ Smithfield Community Park
The Easter Bunny is coming!!! Bring out the kids to collect Easter Eggs and meet and greet the Easter Bunny. Everyone will receive a small gift from the Easter Bunny. Please be sure to bring your Easter basket. Don’t be late for a very important date. Sunday, April 14th at 3pm        
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Free Community Naloxone Training in Benson @ Benson Baptist Church | Benson | North Carolina | United States
Join the Johnston County Opioid Task Force in learning to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. This free community naloxone training will be held at Benson Baptist Church. You will receive a resource guide and free naloxone kit. Tuesday April 16th, 2019 from 5:30 pm- 6:30 pm Call 919-989-5200 to register.        
Apr 27 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Johnston County Walk to De-feet Dementia @ Selma Civic Center | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Join us at the Selma Civic Center, 300 N. Webb St., Selma, NC 27576. Dementia Alliance of Johnston County will host its 5th annual Walk, Saturday April 27th, beginning 8:30 am at its NEW location in Selma! Please join us as we Walk to De-feet Dementia to benefit Dementia Alliance of North Carolina (formerly Alzheimer’s[...]
Poocha Palooza @ Smithfield Dog Parks
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Poocha Palooza @ Smithfield Dog Parks  | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
It’s a party for the dogs. Bring their leash. There will be food trucks and music. A best dressed and best trick will be awarded.        
May 9 @ 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.        
Johnston County Chorus – The Greatest Show – Music from the Movies @ The Clayton Center
The Johnston County Chorus is busy rehearsing for their upcoming spring concert at the Clayton Center. The show will feature more than 60 singers and a live band presenting movie classics through the years. Two shows: a 2 PM matinee and 7 PM.         
Johnston County Chorus – THE GREATEST SHOW – Music from the Movies @ The Clayton Center
The Johnston County Chorus is busy rehearsing for their upcoming spring concert at the Clayton Center. The show will feature more than 60 singers and a live band presenting movie classics through the years. Two shows: a 2 PM matinee and 7 PM.         
Zaxby’s Movie Night @ Richard B. Harrison Gymnasium Lawn
May 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Zaxby's Movie Night @ Richard B. Harrison Gymnasium Lawn | Selma | North Carolina | United States
Come out early to pick your spot, get a movie snack or two and enjoy the feature presentation of Mary Poppins with Zaxby’s and Selma Parks and Recreation! Meet at the lawn at the Richard B. Harrison Gym Complex – 605 West Noble Street, Selma NC. Bounce house, life-size games, activities, vendors and of course,[...]
JoCo Latino Festival @ Blackstone Plaza
May 19 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
JoCo Latino Festival @ Blackstone Plaza
2019 JoCo Latino Festival Sunday, May 19 — 2p – 6p Blackstone Plaza – Azteca Market parking lot Celebrating the Latino culture with music, dance, vendors, inflatables and of course, FOOD !! This annual event is not to be missed. Address for event is: 155 Meghan Circle, Selma, NC 27576 Vendor spots still available.        
Ava Gardner Festival @ Ava Gardner Museum
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ava Gardner Festival @ Ava Gardner Museum | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Join in the celebration of the new exhibit opening, “Ava: My Real Story”, with food by Simple Twist Restaurant and music by the Carolina Bluenotes from Benson.        
Ava Gardner Festival @ Ava Gardner Museum
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Ava Gardner Festival @ Ava Gardner Museum | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
Visit the museum in Downtown Smithfield for the new exhibit, Ava: My Real Story, heritage tours to Ava’s birthplace, childhood home, and gravesite, and watch “The Barefoot Contessa” movie in the museum’s theatre.        
Jun 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.        
Jun 10 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 19 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 25 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]
Jun 26 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
CYT Stage Right Camp for 6th-8th graders @ The Clayton Center
Launching for the first time in 2019, Stage Right is a three-week camp giving 6th-8th grade students the opportunity to explore the components of musical theatre and develop the skills necessary to be successful on stage. Each week will focus on a different skill set – acting, singing, and dancing. Offering small class sizes and[...]