Finnigan’s Wake: The Friendliest Bar in Winston

Finnigan’s Wake: The Friendliest Bar in Winston by Kristen Margo Daukas When the doors opened in 2006 the goal of Finnigan’s Wake owner, Opie Kirby, was three-fold: be part of the revitalization of Trade Street, create a place for people to gather with their friends as well as make new ones, and to give Winston-Salem a true Irish pub experience. Thirteen years later, those goals have been met time and time again as Finnigan’s Wake has become a staple in many residents’ lives. From the moment they open at 11:00 AM until the time they close at 2:00 AM, there
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Celebrate Winston-Salem at the Industry Hill Block Party

  Celebrate Winston-Salem at the Industry Hill Block Party on Saturday, June 8th. Mixxer Makerspace, Krankies Craft Fair, The RamKat, Wherehouse Art Hotel, WS Ambassadors, and many more are teaming up to create a full lineup of programming, activities, live music, and crafts! We’re shutting down 9th St. to bring you a summer kickoff to remember. Come hungry – 20 food trucks and 4 breweries will be on tap to provide delicious bites for every palette. Winston-Salem’s non-profits and entrepreneurial support organizations will have booths up and down 9th St. so we can learn what’s going on in our city
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Children’s Home Society and Bill Black Chevrolet Host 16th Annual Beach Music Concert Series

Children’s Home Society and Bill Black Chevrolet Host 16th Annual Beach MusicConcert Series Since 1902, Children’s Home Society has been one of North Carolin a’s leading resources ensuring that every child has a permanent, safe, and loving family.  CHS works with public social service agencies and many community partners to help parents create a safe, positive setting for children to grow and thrive, to preserve families, and when necessary, to provide children with a healthy family setting through foster care or adoption.  CHS is committed to our vision of being a leader in transforming families and communities so children can
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2 Year Grand Re-opening: Local Celebration & Rum Release

Old Nick Williams farm and distillery 2 Year Grand Re-opening: Local Celebration & Rum Release Sarah K Wilson   Tucked away in the lush forest of Lewisville proudly stands the Old Nick Williams Distillery and sprawling farm. The smell of sweet molasses and grains spill through the air, as bottles of whisky, bourbon, and recently rum, are made on-site with local farm-sourced ingredients. The ONW Jamerican rum is set to be released on June 15th, where there will be live Jamaican music, food trucks, games, local vendors, and an all around party to celebrate the big debut and the two
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