Enjoy a Weekend at the Washington Summer Festival

Blowing confetti for Washington Summer Festival
The Washington Summer Festival takes place in North Carolina every year, and each year it attracts about 25,000 people (so you know it’s a good one)! This event would be a fun, family friendly, stay-cation for those in the Greenville area or nearby areas. There is music, vendors, amusement and... [read more]

Enjoy “Our Town” & More at the Magnolia Arts Center

Group of young actors performing at the Magnolia Arts Center
Greenville, North Carolina is known for its entertainment, education, and one of the best states for careers. One of the major attractions that the city is known for is the BMX ProTown USA. It is the centralized location for many BMX riders. Many visitors, as well as residents, visit places... [read more]

Doughnuts, Doughnuts, Doughnuts! Find Yours on National Doughnut Day

National Doughnut Day
How did National Doughnut Day Originate? Surprisingly, National Doughnut Day goes all the way back to 1938. Inspired by "Doughnut Girls" who served doughnuts to soldiers on the front lines during World War One, the first National Doughnut Day was a fundraiser to aid those who were suffering through the Great... [read more]

Explore Your Artistic Side at The Painted Peacock

Hand painting pottery at The Painted Peacock
Let your creative juices flow at The Painted Peacock. You can choose from over 300 designs and paint our own pottery, or make use of the creative studio at this location. Whether you decide to bring the whole family or hang out with friends, The Painted Peacock offers tons of... [read more]

Register Your Child For an Art Summer Camp in Greenville

little girl painting at an art summer camp
Summertime is a great opportunity for your child to learn, grow, and express their creativity! Education in the arts is an important part of the development of each human being. The fine arts provide learners with non-academic benefits such as aesthetic awareness, cultural exposure, creativity, improved emotional expression, and a... [read more]

Tempt Your Taste Buds at Ayden’s King of Q Barbecue Fest

Slices of Steak Ribeye on meat fork
Does the very thought of barbecue make your mouth water? Do you love sinking your teeth into delicious barbecue that is expertly prepared? If you answered “yes” to those questions, then get ready to have some happy taste buds. It’s almost time for Ayden’s King of Q Barbecue Fest! This event... [read more]

Upcoming Events at the Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge

musician playing trumpet
If you are searching for events to attend in Greenville, NC, look no further! There are plenty of exciting things happening this month at the Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge. From music series to exhibitions, there is so much to enjoy. Attend one of these upcoming events in the... [read more]

Participate in these Upcoming Greenville Races

Running in races on a Sunny Day
During the summer time, the people of Greenville and others nearby can participate in a variety of fun runs to raise money for local charities and associations! Of course, these races allow you to get a good exercise session in. However, they can also function as a social gathering for... [read more]

Spend Your Wednesdays in May at the Weekly Umbrella Market in Uptown

Farmers' food market stall with variety of organic vegetables.
Fresh produce is on the menu at the weekly Umbrella Market in Uptown. This farmers market is held every Wednesday evening from May through August. It starts at 5 p.m. and wraps up at 8 p.m., so stop by on Wednesdays after work to browse through the offerings. What You’ll Find Farmers... [read more]