RiverRun International Film Festival March 30 – April 9, 2017

RiverRun International Film Festival March 30 – April 9, 2017 Winston-Salem is the proud home of one of the fastest-growing film festivals in the South. Now in its 19th year, RiverRun International Film Festival brings critically-acclaimed, cutting-edge films and talents to the Camel City. Enjoy more than 150 groundbreaking narrative, documentary, animated, and archival films from around the world in 11 days. Find your passion on screen; whether it’s activism, history, music, travel, North Carolina films or the absurd, RiverRun has something for everyone. Academy Awards® Accreditation See films as they compete for Oscar® consideration! RiverRun is an Academy Awards-qualifying
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Local Artists – Monarch and For-Get-Me-Not Gift Shop

Monarch and For-Get-Me-Not Gift Shop Adults with Creativity Helping Dreams Take Flight Monarch, located at 651 North Highland Ave., Winston-Salem, provides adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities opportunities to express their creativity. Programs include music, art, photography, technology, dance, and pottery. Monarch is a not-for-profit organization that provides support statewide to thousands of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental illness, and substance abuse disorders.  There are several Monarch programs, homes, and behavioral health offices throughout the Triad area. Julia Augustoni, Director of Program Operations for Transition, is in the process of creating community centers at Monarch’s various day site
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New to the Triad – Twin City Slice Downtown Winston-Salem

New to the Triad – Twin City Slice is a fresh new idea in keeping things simple.  In our historic building at 214 W. Fourth St. we prepare pizza by the square. Loads of Whole Milk Mozzarella on a medium thick fluffy crust .  You buy it “WITH” or “WITHOUT” pepperoni. It is reasonably fast and economical for those people on a budget and in a time crunch.   We all need more time.  Perfect for kids and groups.  Pepsi products by the bottle and a unique beer and wine list.  My Father always told me “keep it simple silly.”  Ok
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New to the Triad – BohoBlu in Downtown Greensboro

New to the Triad – BohoBlu in Downtown Greensboro BohoBlu, one of the triad’s local boutique retailers, has closed the doors to its original State Street store and relocated to Greensboro’s Elm Street. As of December of 2016, BohoBlu officially stepped onto Elm Street in downtown Greensboro. Although BohoBlu on State Street was owners Jenny Stilley and Patrick Golimowskis’ first store, Stilley says that she is “thrilled to be a part of the energy of this location and can’t wait to see what Downtown has to offer”. BohoBlu is conveniently located across from The W on Elm and next to Cheesecakes
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