When you’re looking for something fun to do each week, check our curated guide to what’s going on in Wilkes County and the area from Sept. 13-Sept. 17.

Friday, Sept. 13

Friends of the Library Book Sale concludes from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. behind the Stone Center in North Wilkesboro.

Shay Martin Lovette plays from 6-9:30 p.m. at High Country Toast 2019, Valle Crucis Community Park in Banner Elk; tickets $25-$75 or $10 for ages 12 and under.

Alex Key & the Locksmiths play from 7-10 p.m. Main Street Pizzeria and Taphouse in Sparta.

Hillside Horror, a haunted farm and corn maze, opens at 7:30 p.m. at 2122 Hoots Rd., Roaring River; $13 until Sept. 14, $15 on Fridays and Saturdays until Sept. 28, $20 until Oct. 26.

“Scarlett O’Hara Complex” starts at 7:30 p.m. at Bleu Moon Productions in North Wilkesboro; tickets $10.

Saturday, Sept. 14

Fall Barn Quilt Class from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Midtown Garden Market in North Wilkesboro; $40 includes all materials; 336-667-4852 to pre-pay.

8th Carolina Bible Camp Bluegrass Festival from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at 1988 Jericho Ch. Rd. in Mocksville; $17.24.

Three Paintbrushes and a Canvas (Connie Ledford) runs from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Key City Antiques in North Wilkesboro ($30 for 16x20 canvas; pre-pay at 336-990-0711).

Brinegar Day from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Brinegar Cabin (Blue Ridge Parkway MP 238.4); cultural demonstrations; free.

Old Fashioned Day from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Stone Mountain State Park in Roaring Gap; live music, displays, crafts; free.

James Vincent Carroll performs from 2-5 p.m. at Piccione Vineyards in Ronda.

Wilkesboro Concerts in the Commons from 4-10 p.m. with Envision at 4 p.m., the Chairmen of the Board at 6 p.m. and Jim Quick & Coastline at 8 p.m.; free; food trucks, vendors, kids’ activities.

Luke Mears Band plays from 8-10 p.m. at Reeves Theater; $15 advance, $20 door.

Sunday, Sept. 15

Fiesta Mexicana from noon-8 p.m. at Yadkin Valley Marketplace in North Wilkesboro; modern and traditional music, authentic food and folk dancing; free.

Robert Holthouser feat. Luke Mears & Russell McCumber play from 2-4 p.m. at Grassy Creek Vineyards in State Road.

Bike Night from 3-8 p.m. at Dooley’s in Wilkesboro; live music, vendors; proceeds benefit area abused children via the High Country Chapter of Guardians of the Children; recurs third Sundays through October.

Monday, Sept. 16

Give Me a Piece of Your Mind, hot-topic debates for ages 12-18, concludes from 5-6 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; free; snacks provided.

Jon Beebe plays the bassoon from 8-9:15 p.m. at the Hayes School of Music in Boone; free.

Tuesday, Sept. 17

Book Club meets from 4-5:30 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; recurs third Tuesdays; for book information call 336-838-2818.

Chicks with Sticks meet from 5-6 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library; recurs Tuesdays.

Open Mic Night from 7-9 p.m. at the Reeves Theater; free; recurs Tuesdays.

Chicks with Sticks meet from 5-6 p.m. at Wilkes Public Library in North Wilkesboro; recurs Tuesdays.

Disney’s Frozen Jr. auditions conclude from 6:30-8 p.m. at Bleu Moon Productions (216 Ninth Street, North Wilkesboro); children and adult roles.

Open Mic Night from 7-9 p.m. at the Reeves Theater & Café in Elkin; free; recurs Tuesdays.


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