Sunday, July 12, 2015

A day party, a benefit and this week's preview

Chill this morning, but by the afternoon the fun begins. There's a day party uptown and a benefit tonight. Don't forget to scroll below and get a head start on this week.

Day Party - Want to get in one last party for the weekend? Get out early for Summer Heat presented by BlueGoose Eddietainment and Moxie Society 4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Bubble, 210 E Trade St. Tickets.

Don't Forget

Fallen Neighbor - The NoDa community is rallying around Joe Borruso, who was struck by a drunk driver while walking along Parkwood Avenue on Sunday. Borruso was seriously injured in the accident. The Benefit Show for Joe Borruso features an acoustic set by Taking Back Sunday, Animals, Paint Fumes, Modern Primitives, Fat Geoff & more. 6 p.m. Neighborhood Theatre. $20 - $30. Details.

This Week

Thanks Thunder Road - Carowinds prepares to retire the wooden roller coaster, Thunder Road with a two-week celebration. Starting Monday, until July 26, the first 100 riders will receive a FREE commemorative Thunder Road button and the first 48 riders (first two trains of the day) will also get a FREE celebratory poster of the wooden coaster. Carowinds.


Taming of the Brews - A Ladies Only Craft Beer Events Sugar Creek Brewing Company, 215 Southside Dr.

Rock Salt Wine Dinner - If you haven’t tried the seafood restaurant Rock Salt, then this is a good excuse. Helen Schwab says Rock Salt’s first wine dinner will feature spit-roasted lamb and sabered bubbly. Read more, but don’t delay your RSVP. Rock Salt, 512 Brandywine Road.