Johnston County Event Calendar

WITHOUT FURTHER ADO – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center YouTube Channel
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
WITHOUT FURTHER ADO – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center YouTube Channel
7:00 pm
Without Further Ado is descriptive of a no nonsense, get-right-down-to-it, approach to music. The band is comprised of five talented individuals who share a common passion for music that has something to say – music that requires a certain attention to detail to get it right. With an ever-expanding repertoire that ranges from Crosby, Stills[...]
House & Yard Decorating Contest @ Selma Parks and Recreation, 112 E. Anderson Street
Oct 26 all-day
House & Yard Decorating Contest @ Selma Parks and Recreation, 112 E. Anderson Street | Selma | North Carolina | United States
12:00 am
Enter our SPOOKTACULAR House and Yard decorating contest. Show off your house and yard for the season and win a prize! Entrants MUST have a Selma, NC address. Submit the form found here: http://www.selma-nc.com/Data/Sites/1/media/house-yard-decorating-entry-form.pdf?fbclid=IwAR2PXPwzwpocnK7dBPKcT6wPwU6P5cci74ELQdEo1f2MoqBRWN1e8S9RzRs Entries are due by 5pm Monday, October 26th Winners will be announced Wednesday, October 28th. Questions? Call Selma Parks and Recreation[...]
Virtual Costume Contest @ Selma Parks and Recreation, 112 E. Anderson Street
Oct 26 all-day
Virtual Costume Contest @ Selma Parks and Recreation, 112 E. Anderson Street | Selma | North Carolina | United States
12:00 am
Dress up in your best costume and enter the Selma Parks and Recreation Virtual Costume Contest. One winner for each category. Winners will receive a custom prize bag full of goodies. Categories are: *Scariest *Funniest *Most Creative *Cutest *Best Couple *Prettiest *Weirdest *Most Gory *Best Sports Player *Best Handmade Snap your photo and submit it[...]
AUTUMN NICHOLAS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
AUTUMN NICHOLAS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Autumn Nicholas is a vibrant, gifted vocalist, songwriter and performer who has amazed audiences around the country. Her lyrics and melodies are reminiscent of singer/songwriters Julia Michaels, James Bray and Ed Sheeran. She has the warmth of Adele and the soul of Etta James. Autumn is able to seamlessly blend pop alternative melodies that become[...]
Virtual Costume Contest @ Parks & Recreation
Oct 31 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Virtual Costume Contest @ Parks & Recreation | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
11:00 am
Submit a picture of yourself in Halloween Finery via email tiffany.pearson@smithfield-nc.com. Between 11am and 7pm. Top three costumes will prizes. prizes awarded on November 2nd.
ANYWHERE SCAVENGER HUNT @ Virtual Event submit pictures through email
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – Nov 23 @ 5:00 pm
ANYWHERE SCAVENGER HUNT @ Virtual Event submit pictures through email | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
9:00 am
Rules: teams of 2-5 people Take pictures of the places and send them, along with the items name or title in an email to: kristin.sasser@smithfield-nc.com or tiffany.pearson@smithfield-nc.com. Emails must be received by 5pm, November 23rd 2020 to be entered into the drawing. All emails that have 15-20 photos correct will be placed in a drawing[...]
WILL WEST & BEN POLLARD – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Nov 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
WILL WEST & BEN POLLARD – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Join us for an intimate acoustic set with performer/songwriter Will West and special guest Ben Pollard on guitar. Will West and company make their audiences feel comfortable, whether they’re performing for thousands at a music festival or a handful of listeners at an intimate venue. The son of a fiddle player, Will grew up in[...]
Annual FOUMC Country Store and Yard Sale @ Four Oaks United Methodist Church
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Our annual Turkey Dinner has been cancelled, but we are proceeding with the Country Store (inside) and Yard Sale (outside) on Fri 06Nov20 from 10-6pm and Sat 07Nov20 from 8-4pm. Following all Covid safety regulations: required masks inside and outside, <= 25 persons in bldg at any time, temp wil be taken before entering bldg,[...]
“THE GREATEST GENERATION” performed by The Jazz Ambassadors of The United States Army Field Band @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
This event will be streamed on YouTube at the following link: <a href='https://youtu.be/dg5C7G0TOLY?fbclid=IwAR0vL5ncPGW2xoDEXyzTAdiv1jULPEjkzitZlDYuU0BQzj1r7fSjfpc_E3U’>https://youtu.be/dg5C7G0TOLY In honor of Veterans Day, The Clayton Center is proud to present a live video stream of “The Greatest Generation” as performed by The Jazz Ambassadors of The United States Army Field Band. Please join us as we honor those who have[...]
Swimsgiving 2020 ~ it’s a little different this year @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center
Nov 16 @ 8:00 am – Nov 20 @ 5:00 pm
Swimsgiving 2020 ~ it's a little different this year @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
8:00 am
Pick up your Swim Pass when you drop off your canned goods. 4 canned goods/non-perishable food items per person. NO SWIMMING when you drop cans off you must make reservations. Non-SRAC members must wait until facility is open to Non-Members. Must bring your pass with you when you come to swim.
ONYX CLUB BOYS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
ONYX CLUB BOYS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Onyx Club Boys is an acoustic string band (violin, guitar, upright bass and drums) rooted in Django Reinhardt’s Gypsy Jazz sounds of 1930’s Paris, and Stuff Smith’s New York City Swing. However, being from 21st Century North Carolina, their diverse influences take the music beyond borders. It’s a trip around the world, which will make[...]
Nov 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
THE CLAYTON CENTER’S GIVING THANKS LIVE STREAM COMPILATION – Streamed via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Join us as we prepare for the holidays! The Giving Thanks Live Stream Compilation features highlights from some of our favorite pandemic live stream concerts. These North Carolina musicians sustained us through nearly a year of uncertainty. The Clayton Center staff would like to thank everyone who has tuned in to our Wednesday night live[...]
Shop Small Selma @ Uptown Selma
Nov 28 all-day
Shop Small Selma @ Uptown Selma
12:00 am
Shop Small Selma! Support Small businesses in Selma by shopping our antiques, retail and pop-up vendors along Raiford, Waddell, Anderson and railroad streets. The Max G. Creech Historic Museum and the Big Red Caboose at Union Depot will be open for tours and information as well. In addition, there will be Local Authors available for[...]
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
ChamberSoul cellist/vocalist Shana Tucker, accompanied by Christian Tamburr on piano, share “songs for the season” — a thoughtfully curated evening of music and conversation, in classic cabaret style. This musical program will feature songs celebrating the upcoming holidays and also selections that reflect upon the “season” of 2020. This Livestream Concert will be broadcast on[...]
Stuff UR Stocking Shopping Day @ Corbett Hatcher Community Building Hwy 39 N Selma NC
Dec 5 all-day
12:00 am
Local vendors will be on site to help you with all your Christmas gifts. Food truck will be there also Just a safe day of shopping to help get you in the Christmas Spirit.
The Stink, Stank, Stunk Toy Drop Off @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center
Dec 5 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Stink, Stank, Stunk Toy Drop Off @ Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
9:00 am
Please bring a new, unwrapped toy for the benefit of Harbor and Johnston County DSS
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Santa Claus is coming to Selma @ Uptown Selma
10:00 am
Santa will take a ride around Selma on his second favorite sleigh; Selma’s BIG RED Fire Engine! Santa’s ride through Selma will begin at 10:00 am on Saturday, December 5th and will be in the following areas at these approximate times: 10 am – 10:25 am E Lizzie St, Redwood, Millbrook St, Wood St, Ray[...]
PROBABLE KAUZE – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
This concert will be broadcasted via YouTube at the following link: https://youtu.be/kgZDMovof_A Probable Kauze is a band out of Raleigh that plays a wide selection of music. The band covers everything from rock and country to hip hop and pop – from the 70’s through today. Each band member plays a number of different instruments,[...]
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm
LIGHT UP THE TOWN CHRISTMAS LIGHTS CONTEST @ TOWN OF SMITHFIELD | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
6:00 pm
LIGHT UP THE TOWN CHRISTMAS LIGHTS CONTEST Open to residences and businesses of Smithfield (inside city limits) Register online at: http://bit.ly/LIghtupSmithfield Houses or businesses should be decorated by December 11th.
Toys for Tots @ Greater Vision Worship Center, Church of God of Prophecy
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Toys for Tots @ Greater Vision Worship Center, Church of God of Prophecy | Smithfield | North Carolina | United States
11:00 am
Applications are due by November 16th. Applications can be found at the Sarah Yard Community Center.
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
JOHNSTON COUNTY CHORUS VIRTUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT @ JOCO Chorus Online Event
7:00 pm
Join in with the sounds of Christmas as singers from the Johnston County Chorus present A Virtual Christmas Concert on December 12 at 7:00 PM. Enjoy virtual choir videos of singers along with live soloists and musicians as the Chorus presents secular and sacred Christmas favorites. The show will be livestreamed via the JC Chorus[...]
SAYER MCSHANE BAND – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Sayer McShane is a fantastic blues-based rock band. Their live show features hot guitar, grooving drums, powerful vocals, engaging humor and raw showmanship. They play a unique blend of rock, blues, Motown, funk, soul and pop. Some artists are great performers and some are great entertainers. Sayer McShane is both. Two people never made rockin’[...]
A CELTIC FAMILY CHRISTMAS AT HOME WITH THE MACMASTER LEAHY FAMILY @ Presented by The Clayton Center via HomePlay.Live @ Online event
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm
A CELTIC FAMILY CHRISTMAS AT HOME WITH THE MACMASTER LEAHY FAMILY @ Presented by The Clayton Center via HomePlay.Live @ Online event
7:00 pm
NOTE: This is a ticketed event. Canada’s reigning couple of Celtic music present an evening of music and joy to brighten the holiday season. Enjoy A Celtic Family Christmas at home with the Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy family. These popular performers are inviting you into their home — virtually — to witness their music,[...]
A PROTON JONES CHRISTMAS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Dec 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
Proton Jones returns to The Clayton Center livestream series, and this time he’s bringing holiday cheer. Join us from the cozy comfort of your homes on December 23 at 7:00 PM as we celebrate the holidays the only way we know how — with great music and good people. This Livestream Concert will be broadcast[...]
THANK YOU ARTISTS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Dec 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
THANK YOU ARTISTS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
As we say goodbye to 2020, The Clayton Center wants to say “THANK YOU” to all of the artists that have performed as part of our weekly livestream concert series. We are indebted to them for trusting us to produce a quality evening of entertainment in which they could showcase their tremendous talents. While we[...]
THE BRITISH INVADERS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
THE BRITISH INVADERS – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
Our first livestream concert of the New Year brings The British Invaders to our stage and into your living rooms. This band will transport you back to the 1960s, when English bands were storming the USA! This Live Stream Concert will be broadcast on YouTube at the following link: https://youtu.be/NJ5LPRt-0AA  
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
THE JOHN BROWN JAZZ ORCHESTRA – Live via YouTube @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
You loved him when he appeared with his quartet live from The Clayton Center in August. Just wait until you hear him play with his orchestra! Join us on YouTube at the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sS_Z84qkxiI on Wednesday, Jan. 13, beginning at 7:00 PM.  
COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic @ North Johnston High School
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic @ North Johnston High School | Elm City | North Carolina | United States
10:00 am
The Johnston County Health Department has scheduled a drive-thru clinic on Thursday, January 14th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. or until supplies last at North Johnston High School located at 5915 US Hwy 301 North, Kenly, NC 27542. Individuals seeking to receive a vaccination should enter the back entrance of North Johnston High School[...]
Polar Bear Run @ Downtown Selma
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am
Polar Bear Run @ Downtown Selma | Selma | North Carolina | United States
9:00 am
Join us for the 5th Annual Polar Bear Run 5K through Selma. $10 per runner — pets are free of charge There will NOT be registration the day of the event — you must pre-register by 4pm, Friday, January 15, 2021. Social distancing rules will apply. Face masks must be worn at check-in but will[...]
REBEL’S FOX – Livestream Virtual Concert @ The Clayton Center Online Event
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
REBEL’S FOX – Livestream Virtual Concert @ The Clayton Center Online Event
7:00 pm
This Livestream Concert will be broadcast on The Clayton Center’s Facebook page, as well as on our YouTube channel at the following link: https://youtu.be/w2z7vKN2oMA. Join us Wednesday, January 20, as Clayton’s own Rebel’s Fox returns to The Clayton Center. The band will be going live at 7 PM so gather your friends in front of[...]