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Town of Cary's Weekend Update

Post Date:03/15/2017 2:25 PM
Check out the following events this weekend; for more, view our calendar!

Friday, March 17

William Peace Baseball
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 6 p.m.
William Peace University welcomes Methodist University for an action packed game.  For more, contact Ronnie Rost at (919) 387-5844.

USTA Southern Level 1A Tennis Championships Boys and Girls 12 & 14 (Nat L4)
Cary Tennis Park & Town Satellite Courts, 5-9 p.m.
Come out and watch an exciting tournament showcasing juniors from all over the Southern United States! For more, visit Cary Tennis Park or call (919) 462-2061.

Comedy @ The Cary: Lace Larrabee and Paige Bowman
The Cary Theater, 8 p.m.
Lace Larrabee is a has-been beauty queen bartender who is pursuing her dream of being a stand-up comedy star. Lace takes the stage like a lady and then punches you in the face with her first punch line. Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.

Saturday, March 18

USTA Southern Level 1A Tennis Championships Boys and Girls 12 & 14 (Nat L4)
Cary Tennis Park & Town Satellite Courts, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Come out and watch an exciting tournament showcasing juniors from all over the Southern United States! For more, visit Cary Tennis Park or call (919) 462-2061.

Kite Festival *NR*
Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 12:30-3 p.m.
Enjoy the afternoon flying your kite at Bond Park’s 22nd Annual Kite Festival.  Certificates and awards will be given in a variety of fun kite-flying categories.  For more, call (919) 462-3970 or visit Kite Festival.

William Peace Baseball
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 3 p.m.
William Peace University welcomes Methodist University for an action packed game.  For more, contact Ronnie Rost at (919) 387-5844.

Mulan – An original ballet performance by Graceful Expressions Dance Company
Cary Arts Center, 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Watch the story of Mulan unfold onstage in an original. These hour-long performances are sure to delight audiences of all ages with ballet inspired by traditional Chinese dance, a gripping story of heroism and bravery, and exciting battle scenes.  The evening will also feature guest performers, including dancers from the Triangle Area Chinese-American Society.  Tickets can be purchased at the box office at the Cary Theater.  For more, or to purchase tickets online visit: Cary Arts Center Etix

Sunday, March 19

2017 Tobacco Road Marathon
USA Baseball National Training Complex, 7:00 a.m.
Fast race course awaits the runners of the full- and half-marathon runners with a downhill finish to the USA Baseball National Training Complex.  Registration and race day information at www.tobaccoroadmarathon.com.

USTA Southern Level 1A Tennis Championships Boys and Girls 12 & 14 (Nat L4)
Cary Tennis Park & Town Satellite Courts, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Come out and watch an exciting tournament showcasing juniors from all over the Southern United States! For more, visit Cary Tennis Park or call (919) 462-2061.

Jewish Cultural Festival *NR*
Cary Arts Center, 3-6 p.m.
Celebrate the holiday of Passover. Learn about Moses, matzah, and hear presentations on Jewish history, culture, and practice given by local rabbis.  Enjoy crafts, delicious foods, the Matzah Factory, singer Joanie Leeds and local band Lost Nomads. For more, (919) 460-4963 or Jewish Cultural Festival.

Film @ The Cary: The Quiet Earth
The Cary Theater, 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.etix.com, by calling (800) 514-3849, in person at the Cary Box Office located at The Cary Theater (122 E. Chatham St.) or one hour prior to each show. For more, call (919) 462-2051 or visit thecarytheater.com.


WEEKEND UPDATE is a publication distributed by the Town of Cary to help you plan your weekend. It gives the date, time, location, contact information, and a short description of activities sponsored in whole or in part by the Town during the upcoming Friday, Saturday and Sunday. An “NR” designation indicates that the activity has an associated news release, so check your files or visit us online for further details.

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PRIMARY CONTACTS: 
Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 462-3908
Susan Moran, Public Information Director, (919) 380-4240

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