News & Events

The Turkey Trot

November 17, 2018
10:30 AM

On Saturday, November 17 @ 10am, join us in Cupid’s Park Theatre for our Thanksgiving Puppet Show, The Turkey Trot, a loan from Old Salem Museums & Gardens. Follow along with Tom and Honeysuckle as they trot a flock of turkeys to Washington D.C. and have a surprising encounter with Abraham Lincoln. After the show, make your own turkey puppet craft. Recommended for ages 3 – 10 years. Seating is limited, advance reservations are strongly encouraged.

Kernersville Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet

November 5, 2018
7 PM (a 6 PM reception sponsored by First National Bank)

Located at: 
Summerfield Farms
3203 Pleasant Ridge Road

Summerfield, NC

Email the Chamber to reserve a seat.  The annual banquet tends to fill up quickly. Reservation deadline is October 15.

11th Annual 2018 Colfax Persimmon Festival

November 3, 2018
10 AM - 4 PM

Adults are $10 - Kids under 12 are free. Come experience a Vintage Farm with food, cider, music, history, arts and crafts!

Located at:
Stafford Farm
558 North Bunker Hill Road
Colfax, North Carolina

Korner's Folly Family Revue Puppet Show

October 27, 2018
10:30 AM

Join us on the 4th Saturday of the month for the Körner’s Folly Family Revue Puppet Show! The Puppet Show provides a fun and interactive way to learn about the Körner family and the history of Körner's Folly, and is followed by a make-and-take sock puppet craft. Great for children of all ages.

Victorian Parlor Series: Craft Night with Reconsidered Goods

October 25, 2018
6 PM - 8 PM

The Victorian era is known for its decorative arts and over-the-top style. Join us as we create Victorian inspired crafts with Reconsidered Goods. What better place than Körner’s Folly, a house of adaptive reuse, to make a funky Victorian inspired craft with recycled goods? All craft supplies for the event are reused materials, and you can choose your craft: a leather cuff or steam-punk hat décor. Must be 18+ to attend. Tickets are limited, buy yours today.

Playing the Past at Korner's Folly

October 20, 2018
9 AM - 12 PM

Calling all Junior Girl Scouts! Join us at Historic Körner’s Folly to learn about Victorian traditions while participating in hands-on activities and earning badge requirements for "Playing the Past" and "Social Butterfly" badges. Come explore the 22 room house museum through an interactive house tour, and play historic games on the lawn. Juniors will earn requirements for “Playing the Past” and “Social Butterfly” badges. Limited spaces available, register today!

5th Annual Health and Business Fair at the Fitness Center at Kernersville

October 17, 2018
9 AM- 1 PM

Business Before Hours

October 16, 2018
7:45 AM - 8:45 AM

Walmart & Woodforest National Bank

1130 South Main Street

A productive way to start your business day. Bring your business cards and join for a light breakfast and networking.

Kernersville Care for Kids 11th Annual Golf Tournament

October 14, 2018
1 PM - Shotgun Start

$80.00 per person or $320.00 per team

Water, sports drinks provided.  Lunch from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Doro prizes following tournament.

Sign up at Smittys Grill or call 993-6699

Kernersville Exchange Club Battle of the Bowls

October 13, 2018
4 PM - 6 PM

Local chicken stew teams will compete for the title of “triad’s best chicken stew.”

Free admission - $10.00 for 8 tasting tickets

Proceeds benefit the Parental Path

Contact Ashley Tillery 336-748-9028

Classic Car Cruise-In

October 13, 2018
4 PM - 7 PM

The Town of Kernersville and the Old Salem Chapter of the Antique Automobile Club of America welcome you to the cruise in.  Bring the family and enjoy music, local eateries and beautiful classic cars.

Music at Twilight

October 11, 2018
6 PM - 8 PM

Sponsored by Kerner Ridge Retirement Living.

Enjoy the music of Atlantic Coast Highway.  Bring a lawn chair or blanket.  Food and beverages available from the Table, First Christian Church Food Truck

Located at the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden.

The Shepherd's Center of Kernersville Presents Life Song - A Night of Talent

October 5, 2018
7 PM

Located at: 
Main Street United Methodist Church
Kernersville, NC

Join us for a night you will not want to miss, including performances by Glory Street, Danny Jefferson and Light and Easy.

Tickets purchased in advance are $10 adults, $7 seniors and children.  All tickets at the door $12.

Tickets are available at the Shepherd Center of the Senior Enrichment Center.