Gallery Hop this Friday at 7PM
Fall into the Arts with the visual and performing artists and businesses of The Downtown Arts District Association (DADA). Chalk Art Contest with $100 prize and performances by: Spring Theatre, Three Graces Dance Troupe, AURA with special guest Allie T. 

Interested chalk artists may sign up to enter by email at or register in person on hop day between 6:30 and 7:00 pm at the DADA Headquarters at North Trade Street Arts.

a/perture cinema named as one of 7 satellite screens for 2022 Sundance Film Festival
The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the 2022 Sundance Film Festival Satellite Screen partners, 7 independently owned arthouse cinemas across the United States that have been selected, and each will connect the Festival and its artists directly with local audiences.

Vote for Salem Parkway!
The American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials, or AASHTO, is recognizing the project that follows U.S. 421 through downtown Winston-Salem as a finalist in the 2021 America’s Transportation Awards competition. This is one of just 12 projects nationwide and the only N.C. Department of Transportation project in the finals. The winning project could win the national Grand Prize or the People’s Choice Award, both valued at $10,000 for a charity or transportation-related scholarship of the winners’ choosing.
Everyone can vote daily from multiple devices. To learn more about the project and to vote, please visit
New Downtown Podcast Now Available!
Interview with longtime champion of downtown, Lou Baldwin with Baldwin Properties. Lou talks about downtown Winston-Salem through the years and shares many things that will be quite interesting to downtown supporters.

Instagram of the Week
@downtownwinstonsalem shared this photo of construction progress at the new county courthouse. Click on the image to see a rendering of the finished courthouse and see the new construction crane on site and other interesting details about the project.

Use the hashtag #DTWS for a chance to be featured.
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