Here are some things NCMS employees, members, and the general public are talking about this week!




*  Amy Grant at The Wilson Center in Wilmington

*  Jo Dee Messina at The Ritz in Raleigh

*  Morris Day and The Time at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary


*  Clint Black at Winston Salem Fairgrounds

*  Patti LuPone at Brevard Music Center in Brevard

*  Squirrel Nut Zippers at Neighborhood Theatre in Charlotte

*  Weezer at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte

*  Fantasia at the Florence Center in Florence, SC


*  Clint Black at the Wilson Center in Wilmington

*  Jon Reep at Comedy Zone in Greensboro

For information and tickets click here.

Men’s College World Series Continues

The Men’s College World Series field is underway, with the final eight teams competing in Omaha from June 16 through either June 25 or June 26. Is your favorite team going to make it all the way?  The latest and schedules are available here. 


It is Gay Pride Month!

There are happenings across the state all month.  On Saturday, check out the Winston Salem Pride Festival and Parade.  It is in the Downtown Arts District and starts at 10am.  More info is here. 


Time for the Great Trent River Raft Race!

A day of family fun and the “Anything That Floats” raft face at Union Point Park in New Bern.  The fun is on and off the water with live entertainment and lots for the kids to do!  See the amazing line up here.

If you have an event you would like added to On The Lighter Side, email Randy Aldridge at [email protected].