Events & Festivals

May
1
Wednesday
My Military Hero Photo Contest
Downtown Goldsboro
May 1st - May 30th
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May
2
Thursday
Center Street Jam Concert Series
Downtown Goldsboro
May 2nd - August 22nd
FREE Summer Concert Series in Downtown Goldsboro! Every other Thursday, 6-9pm. Center Street JamFind Out More
May
24
Friday
Mark Bunn, Live @ GBW!
Goldsboro Brew Works
Friday, May 24, 2019 at 8 PM – 11:59 PM
May
24
Friday
Ms. Robin's Academy of Dance Recital
Ms. Robin's Academy of Dance
May 24-25
We are an established business serving Mount Olive and the surrounding areas for the past 20 years. Our teachers are professionally...Find Out More
May
25
Saturday
Wings of Wayne Military Appreciation Festival & Wing Cook-Off
Goldsboro Elks Lodge
Saturday, May 25th, 3pm - 8pm
Wing Cook-Off & Military Appreciation Event May 25th, Downtown Goldsboro 207 S. Center St.   Find Out More
May
25
Saturday
Annual Dillard & Friends Alumni Parade
Dillard/Goldsboro Alumni & Friends, Inc.
Saturday, May 25th, 10am - 12pm
Annual Dillard & Friends Alumni Parade Saturday, May 25th, Downtown Goldsboro Find Out More
May
25
Saturday
1st Annual Phat Ash Smoke Out
Tobacco and Hops
Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 3 PM - 7 PM
Come out to the 1st Annual Phat Ash Smoke Out. If you are a Cigar Aficionado, a long time member of the cigar lifestyle, new to the Cigar Commun...Find Out More
May
25
Saturday
The Fast and Furriest 5k
Goldsboro Family YMCA
Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 8 AM - 2 PM
Please join us for a timed 5k, untuned 5k fun run and a 1 mile wag. Bring your well behaved furry friend and enjoy the race, carnival, pet vendo...Find Out More
May
25
Saturday
3rd Annual Wings of Wayne by Golds. Elks Lodge BPOE #139
Wings of Wayne
Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 3 PM – 8 PM
The 3rd Annual Wings of Wayne Chicken Wing Cook-Off on Saturday May 25, 2019 from 3 to 8 is part of a Military Appreciation Festival to be held ...Find Out More
May
26
Sunday
Downeast Ride for Heroes
Wings of Wayne
May 26th at 11 am
May
26
Sunday
Enterpretations Dance Ensemble Annual Recital
Sunday, May 26 at 6:00 PM
Wayne County and surrounding areas bring your smiles and enthusiasm to the Paramount Theatre. Enjoy an evening of energetic choreography by Cher...Find Out More
May
27
Monday
Wine & Design
Tired of the same old entertainment? Unleash your inner artist in Goldsboro, NC in a fun and social environment. We provide everything, just sign up, show up, sip up and paint! 2808 Cashwell Dr. Goldsboro, NC 27534 (919) 273-8007 Visit...
May
28
Tuesday
Golf at a championship course!
There's nothing formal going on today, but did you know you could play on a championship golf course in Goldsboro? Our beautiful, yet challenging, courses are one of our prized possessions. Come to Goldsboro to experience "above par" golf, and rew...
May
29
Wednesday
There's a beach in Goldsboro?!
There sure is! Busco Beach & ATV Park is a riding facility and man-made beach!?Busco Beach consists of over 2000 acres of riding, full hook up camping sites, tent sites and large ponds for swimming and ...
May
30
Thursday
Center Street Jam Summer Concert Series - The Embers
Downtown Goldsboro
Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 6 PM – 9 PM
FREE downtown summer concert series. Bring your lawn chairs & dancing shoes and prepare to enjoy live music, great food, cold drinks & c...Find Out More
May
31
Friday
K.@ R&R Brewery
R&R Brewing
Friday, May 31, 2019 at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
June
1
Saturday
Cruise the Neuse 2019
Goldsboro Parks & Recreation
Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 9 AM – 3 PM
Let's get ready to paddle! Cruise the Neuse 2019 will be on Saturday, June 1st, 2019! This annual event takes place on the Neuse Ri...Find Out More
June
1
Saturday
The ARTS Company Recital 2019
The ARTS Company
Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 3:00 pm
The Arts Company Spring Recital showcases dancers and artists of all ages participating in all genres including tap, jazz, ballroom, and more. T...Find Out More
June
2
Sunday
Dog Adoption Event @ GBW!
Goldsboro Brew Works
Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 12 PM – 6 PM
Come have a few cold beers and possibly meet your new best friend! Volunteers from Find Out More
June
2
Sunday
A Drummer's World Showcase 2019
Paramount Theatre
Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 3 PM – 5 PM
A Drummer's World Drum Line Performing Arts School presents their spring recital! An exciting on the edge of your seat rhythm fest played...Find Out More
June
2
Sunday
A Drummer's World Showcase 2019
A Drummer's World Drumline
Sunday, June 2 at 3:00 PM
A Drummer's World Drum Line Performing Arts School presents their spring recital! An exciting on the edge of your seat rhythm fest played...Find Out More
June
3
Monday
Seaside Texture and Textiles
Arts Council of Wayne County
June 3 at 9 AM – Jun 6 at 12 PM
Seaside Textures and Textiles June 3-6 Ages-Rising 1st Graders through 12 years Turtles, starfish and sand dollars OH MY! Fired ar...Find Out More
June
4
Tuesday
Explore the General Store!
If you're in Goldsboro, you must stop by the General Store of Cheshire Pork Heritage Farms! It's one of the best authentic travel experiences in the South. Whether you need a cool gift for a special someone,...
June
5
Wednesday
Car Seat Safety Inspection
Goldsboro Police Department
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 2 PM – 5 PM
Need help installing a car seat? Want to make sure your car seat is correctly installed? Visit Fire Station 2, 1900 Royall Ave, every 1st and 3r...Find Out More
June
6
Thursday
Take a step back in time!
There's nothing formal on the books today, but can we interest you in taking a step back in time? The Birthplace of Governor Charles B. Aycock is a registered historic site in Fremont, NC. A working farm built in the 1840's, take ...
June
7
Friday
ADA 2019 Recital
Artistic Dance Academy
June 7-9
Artistic Dance Academy was founded in 1963 by Ellen O?Quinn, a principal and soloist with the Metropolitan Opera House in West Germany. The scho...Find Out More
June
13
Thursday
Sprinkler Fun Days
Goldsboro Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics
June 13th - August 15th
Free Summer Event! Thursdays, 3-4pm Goldsboro Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics Parking Lot - 300 S. Center St. Find Out More
June
13
Thursday
Academy of Performing Arts Recital
Academy of Performing Arts
Thursday, June 13 at 7:00 PM
June
15
Saturday
AIMPAC Annual Dance Showcase
Artistry in Motion
Saturday, June 15th, 2019
Join us for our 9th Annual Dance Showcase!  Recreating the Magical World of Disney, our dancers will entertain you in the styles of ballet,...Find Out More
June
21
Friday
When Worlds Collide 3
Be Still... And Move!
June 21-22, 2019 at 8:00pm
Love & Money Coach Allison Denise brings her NC-Only event back to her hometown, with Artist & Poet J. Alden returning as our ho...Find Out More
June
22
Saturday
Climb Out of the Darkness
Wayne Community College
Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 9 AM – 12 PM
The Climb Out of the Darkness event is a community walk and international fundraiser for survivors, providers, and members of the commun...Find Out More
June
22
Saturday
Downtown Showdown Car Show
Downtown Goldsboro Merchants Association
June 22nd: 10am - 3pm
June
22
Saturday
Jamz Out Juneteenth
June 22nd, 10 am - 3 pm
June
23
Sunday
The Malpass Brothers
The Paramount Theatre
Sunday, June 23 at 3:00 PM and 7:30 PM
The Malpass Brothers in concert, honoring BBQ legend Wilbur Shirley. Find Out More
July
26
Friday
The Odd Couple
Center Stage Theatre
July 26-28 2019
The Wayne County Museum 116 N William St, Goldsboro, NC 27530 A play by Neil Simon. The plot concerns two mismatched roommates: the...Find Out More
July
27
Saturday
Special Olympics Wayne County Fundraiser
Special Olympics Wayne County
Saturday, July 27 at 2 PM
Special Olympics Wayne County is having the first Wayne County Lovelies Fundraiser Pageant. Contestants will have an evening gown, talent and qu...Find Out More
August
2
Friday
Princess of North Carolina State Pageant
Princess of North Carolina
August 2-3 at 10:00 AM
The Princess story............... In the early summer of 1991 Susan Talton Mitchell now known as Susan Mintz was the owner of "Cinderella'...Find Out More
August
23
Friday
Elvis in Hawaii - Benefit Concert
United Way of Wayne County
August 23 at 7:30 p.m.
ELVIS, a.k.a. Stephen Freeman, is back again with the Echoes of Legend Showband for United Way of Wayne County's 2019 Benefit Concert "Elvis in ...Find Out More
September
20
Friday
9 to 5
Center Stage Theatre
September 20-22
9 to 5 The Musical, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton and book by Patricia Resnick, is based on the seminal 1980 hit movie. Set in the late ...Find Out More