Call for artists: The Spring into Arts Festival is accepting applications from artists for the juried Spring into Arts Festival on May 21. Details: bit.ly/conspring
Business openings: Mudslingers relocated to 3 Union St. and will have an open house 6-9 p.m. April 15 during the Art Walk. Visit www.mudslingerspotterync.com. The Speak Easy Alehouse also officially opens April 15, during the Art Walk.
Radio Free: The final Bob and Mark show aired April 1 following host Bob Brown's retirement. Radio Free Cabarrus is also making programming changes. The morning show will no longer exist in its current format, moving toward a shorter format, similar to podcasts. Details about programming changes: www.radiofreecabarrus.com
Farmers Market: The Harrisburg Farmers Market will return May 9 at 6960 Robinson Church Road with fruits, vegetables, meats and baked goods. All products are locally grown and produced. Details: www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com.