Festivals, Events & More

FESTIVALS Through Jan. 19

North Carolina

Cary, Jan. 4. Dia de los Reyes parade. Details:

Durham, Jan. 10-11. Carnival-West Indian Music Night. Details:

Shelby, Jan. 11. Grand opening of the Earl Scruggs Center. Details:

Kure Beach, Jan. 18. Commemoration of the Civil War Battle of Fort Fisher. Details:

South Carolina

Orangeburg, Jan. 3-5. Grand American Coon Hunt. Details:

Charleston, Jan. 15-18. Charleston Comedy Festival. Details:

Charleston, Jan. 17-19. Charleston Marathon. Details:


Winter fun at WinterFest

The mid-winter WinterFest returns to Blowing Rock Jan. 23-26 with a mix of indoor and outdoor fun. New events include art classes, a blues concert with the King Bees, and a family night at Appalachian Ski Mountain. Full schedule/details:

John Bordsen