THURSDAY, MAY 2, 2019
“Plein Air Paint Out”
9 a.m. • Location: Registration Kinston Arts Center, 400 N. Queen Street
Plein Air Paint Out is an annual event sponsored by the Community Council for the Arts.
This is an official event of the BBQ Festival on the Neuse. Plein Air Paint Out allows artists to participate in a juried exhibition and show. Artists paint Wednesday, May 1 beginning at 9 a.m. until Saturday, May 4. Artists’ works must be submitted on Saturday, May 4, at the Kinston Arts Council for judging by a nationally-known plein air artist. The Jurors’ Awards ceremony is Saturday, May 4, at the Kinston Arts Council. The awards ceremony, reception and wet paint sale is open to the public.
For information and registration, visit www.kinstoncca.com
Caswell Center Foundation golf tournament
Tee off time: 1 p.m. • Location – Falling Creek Country Club, Kinston, NC
Join Caswell Center Foundation supporters for the annual Superball golf tournament. Your support will make life better for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Eastern North Carolina.
Entry fee: Sponsor and team package information which includes:
one mulligan per golfer, beverage services, thank-you gift, team photo, BBQ chicken meal and an opportunity for additional prizes.
For more information on sponsorship opportunities or to register a team, contact:
Wiley Leonard 252-208-3780 or Danielle Howell at 252-208-3790 or Danielle.Howell@dhhs.nc.gov
To learn more about Caswell Center Foundation, visit http:/www.caswellcenter foundation.com
3 p.m. • Location: Pearson Park off Mitchell Street and North Streets
Wristbands $25.00 per person $5.00 off with coupon - Adult and youth rides will be available, including a Ferris wheel, Super Shot Drop Tower, Swing Ride, Dragon Wagon and merry-go-round. Carnival rides this year are presented by Inner’s Amusements, a family-owned amusement company that has been in operation since 1909 and has a variety of carnival rides providing fun for the entire family.
PEARSON PARK STAGE AREA
StoryWalk: All day throughout the festival
Located within Pearson Park along the Riverwalk path, StoryWalk promotes family engagement and physical movement with a primary focus on young children developing literacy skills that will future enhance their school success. Start at the playground.