Winston-Salem Enriching Experiences

Free Sounds of Summer Organ Concert Free Sounds of Summer Organ Concert

06/14/2016 - Old Salem Museums & Gardens is presenting a free organ concert on Sunday, June 26 at 7 p.m. on the Tannenberg Organ in the James A. Gray, Jr. Auditorium in the Old Salem Visitor Center at 900 Old Salem Road.

Old Salem Museums & Gardens to Present the Juneteenth LuncheonOld Salem Museums & Gardens to Present the Juneteenth Luncheon

06/01/2016 - The St. Philips Heritage Center at Old Salem Museums & Gardens in partnership with Winston-Salem State University will host a luncheon on Thursday, June 16, 2016, in celebration of Juneteenth, the country’s longest-running observance of the abolition of slavery.

Old Salem Museums & Gardens to Present History Meets Horsepower™Old Salem Museums & Gardens to Present History Meets Horsepower™

05/19/2016 - Old Salem Museums & Gardens, in partnership with AMERICAN HERITAGE® Chocolate from the Historic Division of Mars and M&M’S® Racing, is presenting History Meets Horsepower™ on Saturday, May 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. throughout the Historic District.

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Winston-Salem Meetings and Conventions

Visit Winston-Salem Names  New National Sales Manager Visit Winston-Salem Names New National Sales Manager

04/11/2016 - Visit Winston-Salem announced Alexandra "Alex" Collins, CHSE, as the new national sales manager responsible for booking convention business in the national, regional association and corporate market segments.

Visit Winston-Salem Inks Contract  with Association Executives of North CarolinaVisit Winston-Salem Inks Contract with Association Executives of North Carolina

04/05/2016 - Visit Winston-Salem has secured the 2017 Annual Convention of Association Executives of North Carolina (AENC), July 23-24, and is estimated to bring 200 association executives into the destination.

Winston-Salem Breaks Ground on  $18 Million Benton Convention Center RenovationWinston-Salem Breaks Ground on $18 Million Benton Convention Center Renovation

04/04/2016 - Winston-Salem tourism leaders and elected officials signified the official start of the multi-million dollar renovation project for the Benton Convention Center with a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, March 31.

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Winston-Salem Sports and Sporting Events

BB&T Ballpark Named Best Stadium in High-A Baseball

06/08/2016 - BB&T Ballpark, the home of the Winston-Salem Dash, has been named the “Best of the Ballparks” at the Class A-Advanced level through a fan vote on Ballpark Digest. BB&T Ballpark bested LewisGale Field (Salem Red Sox) in the final round by snagging 61.8 percent of the fan vote.

Teams Announced for 2016 US Lacrosse WCLA National ChampionshipsTeams Announced for 2016 US Lacrosse WCLA National Championships

04/21/2016 - The University of Georgia earned the top seed in the Division I bracket of the 2016 US Lacrosse Women’s Collegiate Lacrosse Associates (WCLA) National Championships, while University of Denver Club earned the No. 1 seed in the Division II bracket. The WCLA National Championships, to be played May 4-7 at the BB&T Soccer Park in Winston-Salem, N.C., showcase the nation’s premier non-varsity collegiate teams.

Dash Announce Biggest Promotional Schedule Ever Fireworks Fridays, Food Truck Saturdays Highlight Jam-Packed 2016 Season

03/20/2016 - From the usual favorites like Fireworks Fridays and Family Sundays to some exciting new additions, the Winston-Salem Dash have created their most exciting promotional schedule since moving into BB&T Ballpark.

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Media Coverage

Discover Greensboro–Winston-Salem’s New Cool

05/25/2016 - The former textile towns are undergoing a renaissance thanks to stylish boutique hotels, inventive restaurants and breweries, and a vibrant arts scene.

The South’s Best Vineyards by Southern Living Magazine

04/20/2016 - This idyllic vineyard could easily be in Tuscany—or Mantua—rather than nestled in North Carolina’s Yadkin Valley, but that’s thanks to the due diligence of the Raffaldini family, who scoured the country for landscape that channeled the Italian countryside. The result is 42 acres of vines on a beautiful 120-acre estate—and a Chianti worth writing home about.

North Carolina’s Moravian Culinary Trail

03/24/2016 - On Easter Sunday, the Moravians of Salem, North Carolina will hold their deeply spiritual Sunrise Service. It dates from 1732 when a group of Moravian men met in the graveyard, “God’s Acre,” to sing praises and ponder the true message of Christ’s death and resurrection. Annually, attendance includes people of all denominations from across the country.

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