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You have found the 2007 Festivals & Events page

Chapel Hill - Durham - Raleigh - Hillsborough and beyond

MARCH 2007

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January - December 2007

Weds. through Sat., February 28 - March 3, 2007
UNC Carolina Jazz Festival 
Jazz concerts and jam sessions are scheduled in various venues (UNC and local auditoriums as well as area restaurants) throughout the week.
See website for schedule and more information.
(919) 962-1039.


Fri., March 2, 2007 
First Friday at NC Museum of Natural Sciences.
11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC  27601.  Enjoy exhibits, food and a free "Natural Horror Picture Show" movie (typically old classics and sci-fi movies ) from 5 - 9 pm every First Friday of the month at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Click link for the Museum's calendar to find out what movie will be showing (Free).


Sat., March 3, 2007 
Cary's 9th Annual African-American Celebration,  Herbert C. Young Community Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary, NC
Saturday, March 3, 2007, beginning at 4:00 pm.
From the Town of Cary website: "This is Cary's annual event celebrating African-American History. This year's theme is ?Music as Medicinal.? Visit exhibits of local art and artifacts, books, clothing and other items, enjoy refreshments and children's activities, along with entertainment, including local jazz ensembles, and a cultural experience appropriate for the entire family! The Ujima Group, Inc. presents this event with support from the Town of Cary. Free and open to the public, fun for all ages!"
(919) 460-4963


Sat., March 3, 2007 
Spanish Story Time at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, downtown Raleigh.
(Held on the first and third Saturday of each month.)
Ongoing:  First and third Saturdays at 11:30am.
Enjoy Spanish language nature stories and meet live animals all presented by a native Spanish speaker. Free.
(919) 733-7450, ext. 505.


Sat., March 10, 2007
Clothing & Equipment Sale presented by the Triangle Mothers of Twins and Triplets Club, at the NC State Fairgrounds, New Exposition Center, Raleigh.
Saturday, March 10, 2007, 7:30am-2:30pm
Find gently used clothing, equipment, toys, bedding, strollers, maternity clothes, shoes, books, and much more.  (Held each year in the Fall/Winter and in the Spring.)  Cash only; no credit cards or checks.


Sat., March 17, 2007 
Spanish Story Time at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, downtown Raleigh.
(Held on the first and third Saturday of each month.)
Ongoing:  First and third Saturdays at 11:30am.
Enjoy Spanish language nature stories and meet live animals all presented by a native Spanish speaker. Free.
(919) 733-7450, ext. 505.


Sat., March 17, 2007
St. Patrick's Day Parade,  Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh, 12:00 pm
Enjoy the parade with Irish dancing, music and festivities continuing after the parade.
(919) 846-9739


Sat., March 17, 2007
Reptile & Amphibian Day at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, 11 W. Jones St., Raleigh
Saturday, March 17, 2007, 9am-5pm
Learn about turtles and turtle conservation, and see live snakes, lizards, turtles, frogs, toads, salamanders, and other reptiles and amphibians.
(919) 733-7450.


Sat., March 17 and Sun. March 18, 2007
India Fest: Your Gateway to India at the JS Dorton Arena, State Fairgrounds, Raleigh
Saturday March 17 (noon - 9pm); also Sunday, March 18, 2007 (1-6pm).
Enjoy Indian dance and music, Indian cuisine, traditional arts and crafts booths, and internationally acclaimed artists.
(919) 271-8983


Sat., March 17, 2007
Spring Horseshoe Tournament.
Anderson Community Park, N.C. 54, Carrboro.  (919) 918-7364.
Registration from 8:30am - 9:30am; tournament begins as 10 am.  $13 fee per entrant.


Sat. - Sun., March 23- March 25, 2007
31st Annual Capital Area Gem Festival sponsored by the Tar Heel Gem and Mineral Club. Scott Bldg., State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC
Friday, March 23, 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, March 24, 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Sunday, March 25, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Gems, precious gems, minerals, and geodes on display and for sale, demonstrations, silent auction, children's grab bags for sale.  Finished jewelry, rough minerals, fossils, geodes, related books and tools on display and for sale. Familiarize your children with the Lapidary Arts.  Grab bags with rocks and minerals, some containing a faceted gem, available for kids.  The club will sell and cut geodes and offer an on-going Silent Auction with new items every hour. One large area is set up to demonstrate faceting, cabachons, Opals, chainmaking, wirewrap, and gem trees. ** Free admission. **
Info: Prep Maynard, (919) 876-3434.


Sat., March 24, 2007
Triangle MS Walk at the Imperial Center, RTP, Raleigh, NC
Join thousands of your neighbors to fight multiple sclerosis at the MS Walk.  Support a worthy cause and enjoy a fun-filled day with live music, food from Carrabba's Italian Grill, and lots of family entertainment.  During your online registration, enter "SHUFFLE" as your promotion code and be eligible to win an iPod Shuffle.
1-800 FIGHT MS


Sat., March 31, 2007
Orange County Egg Hunt Celebration (for ages 2-10).
At Homestead Park, at Homestead Rd. and MLK Blvd, Chapel Hill.  Festivities from 9:30 am - 12pm (rain or shine); Egg hunt begins at 10:30 am sharp.  Egg hunts and prizes for three age categories. 


Sat. - Sun., March 31- April 1, 2007 (also April 6-7, 2007)
Easter Bunny Express at the N.C. Transportation Museum in Spencer, NC (further afield)
411 Salisbury Ave., Spencer, NC
Saturday, March 31 - Sunday April 1, 2007, 9am - 5pm each day.  Free Easter Egg hunt on Saturday, March 31, 2007. (Easter Bunny Express train rides also April 6-7 2007). Ticket $.
Ride the train with the Easter Bunny, who passes out treats. Children can also get their picture with the Easter Bunny.
(866) 468-7630.


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