Events Happening this weekend in Mt. Airy!

In the Spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Surry County Continues the Dream

Date/Time
Date(s) – 01/17/2015
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Location
Mount Airy Museum of Regional History

Admission : free

Contact Person :

Phone : 336-786-4478

Email :

Contact Person :

Website www.northcarolinamuseum.org
Free program at the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History – “In the Spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr: Surry County Continues the Dream” on January 17 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This program will focus on the sacrifices, love, learning, service, perseverance, and hope of the African-American community in Surry County. Light refreshments will follow the program. Free admission; donations accepted. Co-Directors are Mrs. Cheryl Yellow Fawn Scott and Mrs. LaDonna McCarther. The event will take place on the third floor of the museum, which is located in Downtown Moutn Airy at 301 N. Main Street.

Merry-Go-Round Concert and Live Radio Broadcast

 Date/Time

Date(s) – 01/17/2015
11:00 am – 1:30 pm

Location
Historic Earle Theatre and Old-Time Music Heritage Hall

Admission : $5

Contact Person :

Phone : 336-786-7998

Email :

Contact Person :

Website
Weekly WPAQ Merry-Go-Round live radio broadcast, featuring local bluegrass, old-time, gospel, and/or country bands – every Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Historic Earle Theatre in Downtown Mount Airy at 11 a.m., followed by a bluegrass/old-time jam session. The cost is $5 per person. This is the second-longest-running live radio broadcast in the entire nation, next to the Grand Old Opry.

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