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Dinner nights with Carolina Bears at locations in Raleigh, Durham, Charlotte, Myrtle Beach. Bar nights in Augusta, Hickory & Raleigh. Coming up: April, 2017 in Myrtle Beach, SC, The Carolina Bear Lodge hosts Bear Hunt XVII: Bears on Safari. Look for their Summer Luau pool party in June, Bears Fur All in September and BEARY Merry Christmas in December. See website for details.
October 5-8, 2017, four days at UNCSA’s ACE Theatre Complex, 1533 S Main St, Winston-Salem. LGBT documentaries and narratives (features and shorts), as well as other art events. Sponsorship benefits include an opening night party for sponsors and celebrity guests + opportunities to attend the brunch for filmmakers and Saturday cocktail party for sponsors and visiting filmmakers.
October 8, 2017, 10am - 2pm at Mary's Gourmet Diner, 723 N Trade St, Winston-Salem. Enjoy some of the best food in Winston Salem as well as the best entertainment. We do this every year, Thank you again to Mary Hagland and crew for hosting us again this year. $10 donation suggested.
October 14, 2017, Saturday Street Festival 10am-5:30pm at Trade Street/ Arts District, Food Truck Rodeo, 2 stages with live entertainment featuring DJs / recording artists. Sunday Official After Party, Drag Brunch and 2pm Parade from 4th Street. After Party 9pm at Hawthorne Inn and Convention Center, 421 High St. See website for Drag Brunch and Mr and Miss Pride Winston-Salem events.
November 11, 2017, 7pm at at UNCSA’s ACE Theatre Complex, 1533 S Main St, Winston-Salem. Famous photographer and functioning addict Aiden Trace is forced to face his demons when he gains custody of his 12 year old niece after his sister, his only family, dies. Having grown up in and out of orphanages himself, Aiden is determined to save his niece from a similar fate.
April 19-29, 2018. Eleven-day film screenings foster a greater appreciation of cinema/ deeper understanding of the many people, cultures and perspectives of our world through interaction with great films and filmmakers. Year-round series showcases new/exciting independent films during months outside festival dates, 8pm at Huber Theatre/Salem College, 2nd Mondays.
April 26-29, 2018 at Ocean Park Resort, Myrtle Beach, SC. Get ready to conquer the backwoods with Carolina Bear Lodge in Myrtle Beach. Food, food, Mr Bear contest, games, bear auction, singles mixer & dance, water volleyball, lawn games, more food, indoor pool events, open bar parties. See website for more info.