Saturday, July 21, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The North State Rifles
The North State Rifles is an organization dedicated to the accurate re-creation of the North Carolina Confederate soldier. It is a private, not-for-profit group that participates in historical reenactments and other living history events. The program will focus on the North Carolina soldier on campaign. All ages welcome to this drop-in event. FREE.
Saturday, July 21, 8 a.m.
Washington Street Walking Tour
Begins at Changing Tides Cultural Center, 613 Washington St.
Local Historian Glenn Chavis will offer a guided walking tour of historic Washington Street. Washington Street was a thriving business and entertainment district for High Point’s black community during the period of segregation. The tour, lasting approximately 90 minutes. Call the Museum at 336-885-1859 for more information.
Saturday, July 21, 10 a.m.
African American Historical Tour
Oakwood Cemetery, 512 Steele St.
Join local historian Phyllis Bridges for a historical tour of Oakwood Municipal Cemetery. Rediscover stories that have gone unearthed for decades of High Point’s early Black Settlers. Learn more about former slaves, free people of color, businessmen & women of the past. Free and open to the public. Please use the Steele Street entrance - look for directional signs.
Sunday, July 22, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Arts Splash Concert
The High Point Arts Council summer outdoor concert series held at the Museum features Dori Freeman (country). Concert-goers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic dinners. No alcoholic beverages permitted. If there is a threat of rain, call 336.889.ARTS after 4 p.m. on Sunday to get the latest update on the event.