Events happening in the Lexington area.

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BREAKING NEWS!
Barbecue Festival bands announced!
Oct. 27, 2018
Uptown Lexington


Danielle Bradbery, Maddie & Tae and Tyler Rich will perform at the Q-Jam Festival Day. Kickoff the festival on Thursday, Oct. 25, with Chairmen of the Board and Noah Guthrie at the Breeden Insurance Amphitheater. Join Childress Vineyards on Friday, Oct. 26 at the Pre-Pig Shindig with The Lilly Brothers and On the Border - Eagles Tribute Band. And close the festival on Saturday night, Oct. 27, with On the Border - Eagles Tribute Band and Departure - A Journey Tribute Band, followed with fireworks.

Matt Sickels  at Sophie's
Oct. 3, 2018
7-10 p.m.
Sophie's Cork & Ale
23 W 2nd Ave.
Lexington


Enjoy dinner and a glass of wine, while listening to Matt Sickels.

Trivia Wednesday
Oct. 3, 2018
High Rock Outfitters
13 S. Main Street
Lexington

Test your knowledge on Wednesday nights at HRO.

PeaceTrain Band at Chair City Tavern
Oct. 3, 2018
Chair City Tavern
11 East Main Street, Thomasville

Chair City Tavern presents The PeaceTrain Band's Acoustic Rock 'n Roll Show.

Open Mic Night
Oct. 4, 2018
High Rock Outfitters
13 S. Main Street
Lexington

Go take the stage! Try out new material, old material, Have fun. 3 song or 10 minutes slot times. Musicians, Poets, comedians, performers, go shine!

JVC at Taproom
Oct. 4, 2018
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Copper Still Taproom
18 Salem Street, Thomasville

James Vincent Carroll will be playing Classic Rock hits from the 70;s-90's on his acoustic guitar and also mixes in lots of his original written songs.
Fridays with 
Davis Tucker
Oct. 5, 2018
8 p.m.
High Rock Outfitters
13 S. Main Street
Lexington

Davis Tucker will be performing through Oct. 19 on Friday nights at High Rock Outfitters.

Joel & Josh  at Sophie's
Oct. 5, 2018
7-10 p.m.
Sophie's Cork & Ale
23 W 2nd Ave.
Lexington


Enjoy dinner and a glass of wine, while listening to Joel & Josh.

Childress Vineyards
Music in the Vineyards
Oct. 6, 2018
Noon to 3 p.m.
Childress Vineyards
1000 Childress Vineyards Road
Lexington

Visit the vineyard from Noon-3PM for live music in the vineyards featuring Sam & Rick, Funk/Blues/Soul.  Seating is limited, blankets and lawn chairs permitted.

Fall fun on the farm
Oct. 6 & 13, 2018
3-7 p.m.
5064 Highway 49
Denton

Enjoy picking out Halloween pumpkin, hayride, visiting the animals and more. For more information, finefamilyfarm@gmail.com or 336-596-0234.
Devin Everhart at 
Olde Well Tavern
Oct. 6, 2018
8-11 p.m.
Olde Well Tavern
404 National Blvd., Lexington

Devin Everhart to perform at the tavern.

NC Prettiest Pet Pageant Expo and Adoption Fair
Oct. 6, 2018
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tractor Supply
15 Plaza Parkway, Lexington

Beauty pageant and costume contest for dogs and cats. Registration starts at 9 am till competition time, cats 10:00 costume, beauty followed by crowning, dogs at 12:00. Beauty $10.00, Costume $10.00, Photogenic $5.00...Proceeds benefit the Animal Care Foundation

Billy Creason and The Dam*fi*no Band to play
Oct. 6, 2018
9 p.m. to Midnight
Copper Still Taproom
18 Salem Street, Thomasville

Billy Creason and The Dam*fi*no Band will perform Country/Rock.
Reunion Sunday
Oct. 7, 2018
Old Homeplace Vineyard
623 McGee Road
Lexington

Join them by the lake as they welcome Darrell Hoots and Dustin York and Two the Top food truck.

Music in the Vineyards
Oct. 7, 2018
Noon to 3 p.m.
Childress Vineyards
1000 Childress Vineyards Road
Lexington

Visit the vineyard from Noon-3PM for live music in the vineyards featuring The Craig Vaughn Experience, Acoustic Rock/Blues/Pop/Reggae.  Seating is limited, blankets and lawn chairs permitted.

Sunday music
Oct. 7, 2018
2-4 p.m.
Weathervane Winery
1452 Welcome-Arcadia Rd.  
Lexington

Ken Davis will perform at the winery.

Junius Lindsay Vineyard
Music in the Vineyard
Oct. 7, 2018
3-5 p.m.
Junius Lindsay Vineyard
385 Dr. Zimmerman Road
Lexington

Brad Ratledge will perform at the vineyard.

Uptown Lexington Spooky Cruz Hot Rod  Cruise-in
Oct. 9, 2018 
5-9 p.m.
Uptown  Lexington

Bring your antique or hot rod cars to the Uptown area for a spooky cruise-in.

YARN at HRO
Oct. 12, 2018
9 p.m.
High Rock Outfitters
13 S. Main Street
Lexington

See YARN perform at High Rock Outfitters.

Colin Allured  at Sophie's
Oct. 12, 2018
7-10 p.m.
Sophie's Cork & Ale
23 W 2nd Ave.
Lexington


Enjoy dinner and a glass of wine, while listening to Colin Allured.

27th Anniversary 
Tour De Pig
Oct. 13, 2018 
7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Road, Lexington

The 27th Anniversary of the Tour De Pig bicycle ride is an official Barbecue Festival event. 

Music in the Vineyard
Oct. 13, 2018
2-4 p.m.
Junius Lindsay Vineyard
385 Dr. Zimmerman Road
Lexington

Allison Crowell will perform at the vineyard.

Music in the Vineyards
Oct. 13, 2018
Noon to 3 p.m.
Childress Vineyards
1000 Childress Vineyards Road
Lexington

Visit the vineyard from Noon-3PM for live music in the vineyards featuring Matt Sickels, Variety of jazz standards and pop classics from all decades.  Seating is limited, blankets and lawn chairs permitted.

Triad birth & baby expo
Oct. 13, 2018
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
La Bella Birth and Baby
113 N Main Street,  Lexington

The Triad Birth & Baby Expo is the Premier Pregnancy, Birth, and Parenting Expo of the Triad. This event is designed for parents and families - specifically those who are currently pregnant and/or have small children. Anyone and everyone is welcome to come! We will have face painting, balloon artists, henna art, belly painting, raffles, giveaways, door prizes, swag bags for the first 100 attendees, a bounce house, lots of different vendors, presentations from our sponsors, and lots of resources for new and growing families. We hope you will join us for the fun!
ADMISSION IS FREE

First Annual Train Expo
Lexington Rail Days
Oct. 13-14, 2018 
Edward C. Smith Civic Center
217 S. Main Street, Lexington

Tickets: Adults $5; Children under 10 is free. Refreshments available.

Childress Vineyards
Music in the Vineyards
Oct. 14, 2018
Noon to 3 p.m.
Childress Vineyards
1000 Childress Vineyards Road
Lexington

Visit the vineyard from Noon-3PM for live music in the vineyards featuring Laura Thurston, Americana/Folk Grass.  Seating is limited, blankets and lawn chairs permitted.

Reunion Sunday
Oct. 14, 2018
Old Homeplace Vineyard
623 McGee Road
Lexington

Join them by the lake as they welcome musician Jim Mayberry and the Manna food truck.

Youth Night Corn Maze
Oct. 15, 2018
6-10 p.m.
High Rock Nursery
844 JM Peninnger Rd., Lexington

Enjoy a night of fun and fellowship with a corn maze, hay ride, bonfire, concessions, praise band, guest speaker. For more information, 336-250-5427.

Soul Central 
at Taproom
Oct. 20, 2018
9 p.m.
Copper Still Taproom
18 Salem Street, Thomasville

The Copper Still Taproom presents Soul Central.

Pumpkin carving with goats
Oct. 20, 2018
2-4 p.m. or 4-6 p.m.
5064 Highway 49
Denton

Registration required. email: finefamilyfarm@gmail.com or call/text Missy 336-596-0234
Cost $30 per family (up to 5 people). Includes a pumpkin and everything you need for carving. Enjoy being on the farm. Let goats Thelma and Louise assist you with your carved masterpiece.
Sunday music
Oct. 21, 2018
2-4 p.m.
Weathervane Winery
1452 Welcome-Arcadia Rd.  
Lexington

Stewart Coley will perform at the winery.

The Ultimate Eagles Tribute - On The Border
Oct. 26, 2018
6-10 p.m.
Childress Vineyards
1000 Childress Vineyards Road
Lexington

Celebrate the night before the 2018 Lexington Barbecue Festival and join us for the 4th Annual Pre-Pig Shindig! Enjoy food and live entertainment by The Lilly Brothers
and The Ultimate Eagles Tribute - On The Border. Gate opens at 5:30 pm. Must be 21 years or older. Please bring valid ID to event check-in. Blankets and lawn chairs welcome. No outside coolers or food. Admission will increase day of event. Event
will be held outdoors rain or shine. Non-refundable; Advance Admission: $10
Includes entertainment. Upgrade your Shindig Experience with a Reserved Table.
Includes admission and reserved seating for either 4 or 6 people. *Limited availability.

35th Annual 
Barbecue Festival
Oct. 27, 2018
8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Uptown Lexington

The festival will feature 8 stages of entertainment, artisans, arts and crafts, food vendors and of course, barbecue!

Hawg Run 5K
Oct. 27, 2018
7:30-9 a.m.
Uptown Lexington

The Hawg Run will be held on the morning of the Barbecue Festival and will be hosted by the J. Smith Young YMCA! Help Us Celebrate...the YMCA has planned a great 5K event in celebration of Barbecue Month. There's also a non-competitive Fun Run/Walk division. Fun for the entire family! Register online at www.hawgrun.com

Reunion Sunday
Oct. 28, 2018
1:30-4:30 p.m.
Old Homeplace Vineyard
623 McGee Road
Lexington

Join them by the lake as they welcome James Vincent Carroll Music, Classic Rock Hits from the 70's-90's..

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