EVENTS

VIP KICK-OFF RECEPTION
WHEN: Thursday, May 3, 6-8pm
WHERE: The Laurelbrook, 2319 Hodges Street

WHAT: This event celebrates the artists, hosts, and sponsors of the 2018 Series of Fortunate Events with an evening filled with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, music, and great company! Join our host and honorary chair to celebrate this year's series.
FIRST FRIDAY RECEPTION
WHEN: Friday, May 4, 6-8pm
WHERE: United Arts Council, 410 Glenwood Ave #170
WHAT: Join us for the opening of ULTRALIGHT II, an exhibition that celebrates the creativity of people with disabilities. The exhibition is on the First Friday Artwalk route, will include drinks and hors d'oeuvres, and time to socialize with the exhibiting artists. 

Want to be in the exhibition? View the call-for-art here!
CONCERT
WHEN: Saturday, May 5, 2-6pm
WHERE: Lincoln Theatre, 126 E Cabarrus Street
WHAT: A musical event featuring the talents of multiple bands throughout the afternoon. 

 
FILM SCREENING
WHEN: Thursday, May 10
WHERE: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, 2116-D New Bern Avenue
WHAT:​ Join us for a screening and talk of a film made by, for, and about people with disabilities.

 
KIDS' ART EXHIBITION
WHEN: Saturday, May 12
WHERE: Sertoma Art Center, 1400 W Millbrook Road
WHAT:​ Join us for the opening of "Fantastic Beasts" an exhibition of artwork made by kids with and without disabilities and a SPARKcon street painting workshop that is accessible to everyone!
Want to be in the exhibition? View the call-for-art here.


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THEATRE SHOWCASE
WHEN: Wednesday, May 16
WHERE: Theatre In The Park, 107 Pullen Road
WHAT:​ Join us for a showcase of theatrical performances by artists with disabilities.

Want to be on stage? View the theatre call-for-talent here!