Category Archives: To Do

Thanksgiving favorites: Teens & 20s writers share family recipes

Times-News     Thanksgiving is on Thursday and the Teens & 20s writers were asked to share some of their favorite family recipes. From cranberry sauce to a pumpkin roll and a Peruvian dish, you may want to serve these at your own gatherings this year. Enjoy.    Mom’s zesty homemade cranberry sauce • 1 cup [...]

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Holly Hill Comicon is Nov. 24

By Sydney Horton Times-News correspondent      If you’ve ever wished that a Comic Con convention were closer to Alamance County, you’re in luck. From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, Brothers Vintage Toys and Games will hold its first-ever Holly Hill Comicon at Holly Hill Mall and Business Center, 309 Huffman [...]

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Things To Do (week of Nov. 19, 2018)

Times-News • Ice Skating Rink: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Dec. 16 (closed Sundays), Alamance Arts/Captain White House, 213 S Main Street, Graham. General admission is free; special events cost $5 per person. • “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer — The Musical”: Friday through Dec. 24, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh. [...]

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Things To Do (week of Nov. 5, 2018)

Times-News    • Elon Orchestra Fall Concert: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, McCrary Theatre on the Elon University campus. Free. • Elon Chorale Fall Concert: 7:30 p.m. Friday, McCrary Theatre on the Elon University campus. Free. • Julie Smith presents “Just Click Here, Comrade — Fake News in 2018”: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Turner Theatre, Schar Hall on [...]

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Elon University presents ‘Sweeney Todd’

 Times-News    Elon University’s Department of Performing Arts will present   “Sweeney   Todd — The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at 7:30 p.m.   Thursday through Saturday in the McCrary Theatre on the Elon   University campus. Admission is $15 or free with Elon University   identification. For more details, call 336-278-5610.

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Snow Camp Outdoor Theatre’s event ends Halloween

Times-News    The Original Haunted Forest of Snow Camp will be from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday at the Snow Camp Outdoor Theatre, 301 Drama Rd. in Snow Camp. Elijah Chester, who is a member of the Snow Camp Outdoor Theatre’s board of directors, remembers what the event was like in its heyday and [...]

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Woods of Terror is immersed in horror

By Jaclyn Bartlett Times-News correspondent    GREENSBORO — The Woods of Terror is the perfect place to visit if you’re looking  to embrace the Halloween spirit. Upon entering the attraction after purchasing a ticket, rather than standing in a long  line to walk through the haunted trail, visitors are instead assigned a group name and [...]

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Things To Do (week of Oct. 29, 2018)

Times-News • The Original Hollywood Horror Show: Hours are 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. today through Thursday and 8 p.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. It is located at 6333 Bass Mountain Road, Snow Camp. It is presented by Alamance County natives Starr and Dean Jones. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at hollywoodhorrorshow.com/. [...]

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Things To Do (week of Oct. 22, 2018)

Times-News • John Biewen, host of “Scene on Radio” podcast presents “Seeing White”: 7 p.m. Thursday, McKinnon Hall on the Elon University campus. Free. • Alamance Makers Guild monthly woodworking, CNC and laser interest group meeting: 7 p.m. Thursday, Steam Junction Makerspace, 111 East Front Street, Burlington. Free; reservation required and can be made via [...]

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Food, rides & more – N.C. State Fair has it all

By Rachel Teseneer Times-News correspondent    RALEIGH – Nothing says fall and fun better than the North Carolina State Fair. With rides, food, events and exhibits, the fair is a place where North Carolinians can congregate for a guaranteed good time. The fair has brought in four new rides including a Dumbo elephant ride for [...]

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