FESTIVALS Through Sept. 21
Clayton, Sept. 18-22. Clayton Harvest & Music Festival. Details: www.claytonchamber.com.
Shelby, Sept. 19-21. Art of Sound Festival. Details: www.ccartscouncil.org/artofsound.
Leland, Sept. 20-22. Brunswick Waterfest. Details: www.visitlelandnc.com.
Eden, Sept. 20-21. Eden Riverfest. Details: www.exploreedennc.com.
North Myrtle Beach, Sept. 13-22. SOS Fall Migration. Details: www.shagdance.com/migration.htm.
Lake City, Sept. 19. S.C. Tobacco Festival. Details: http://bit.ly/14viMTr.
BLOWING ROCK Sept. 7-8
History on rails at Tweetsie
The weekend of Sept. 7-8, Tweetsie Railroad celebrates Railroad Heritage Weekend, with the historic No. 12 locomotive pulling an 1870s-vintage coach around the mountain at the Western-themed amusement park. Details: www.tweetsie.com.
GREENSBORO Sept. 20-Oct. 6
17 Days mixes art, music, theater
17 Days – a multi-week, multi-discipline cultural festival – will be staged at various sites throughout the Greensboro area between Sept. 20 and Oct. 6. Highlights range from art shows and museum events to an archaeology display at Guilford Courthouse National Military Park. Headliners include a Sept. 28 performance by Hal Holbrook as Mark Twain. Details: www.17daysgreensboro.org