Festivals, Events & More

FESTIVALS Through May 11

North Carolina

Edenton, May 9-10. Hog Fest. Details:

Denton, May 8-10. Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver’s Bluegrass Festival. Details:

Bessemer City, May 9-10. Down Home Festival. Details:

Kannapolis, May 9-10. Village Jiggy Jam Festival. Details:

Pilot Mountain, May 9-11. Pilot Mountain Mayfest. Details:

Carthage, May 10. Carthage Buggy Festival. Details:

South Carolina

Greenville, May 9-11. Artisphere. Details:

North Myrtle Beach, May 10. Mayfest on Main. Details:


Globe trottin’

The Magellan Travel Club’s May 6 meeting features a presentation by Doug Eberhardt, who is closing in on having visited 100 countries, which will qualify him to be a member of the Travelers’ Century Club ( Eberhardt will offer his insights and advice. The 7 p.m. meeting is in the fellowship hall at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1000 E. Morehead St. Reservations not required; no charge to attend. Details: Bob Taylor, 704-906-6483; John Bordsen