Get Ready for a Fun-Filled Weekend: 5 Exciting Things to Do in Davidson County Without Leaving Home


Here are four things to do in Davidson County this weekend:

  1. Watch the high school musical “Into the Woods” at the Oak Grove High Auditorium
  2. Visit the BL Makers Market Festival in Thomasville, featuring over 50 makers and food trucks
  3. Check out the Carolina Pickers Festival at Denton FarmPark, a three-day event with hundreds of antique vendors
  4. Attend the Spring Pop-Up Market at the Goose in Lexington, featuring local artisans and small businesses, as well as an American Red Cross blood donation event


Hey there! Are you looking for some fun things to do this weekend in Davidson County? Well, look no further! This weekend is packed with exciting events that are sure to keep you entertained without having to leave the county.

Here are the top five events happening this weekend:

  1. If you’re into musicals, you won’t want to miss the high school production of “Into the Woods” at Oak Grove High Auditorium. The musical tells the story of various Brothers Grimm fairy tales and the consequences that come with the characters’ wishes and quests. You can catch the performances on March 31 and April 1 at 7 p.m. or April 2 at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at
  2. Head over to the BL Makers Market Festival on April 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is taking place on East Guilford Street, which will be closed for the occasion. You’ll find live music, food trucks, face painting, and over 50 makers displaying their goods. Makers will also be demonstrating how to make pottery, jewelry, and much more. Bring your art supplies to donate to East Davidson and Thomasville High School’s art classes.
  3. Do you love searching for antiques and collectibles? The spring Carolina Pickers & Swap Meet at the Denton FarmPark is the perfect event for you! The festival runs from March 30 to April 1 and features hundreds of antique vendors, live music, and various food vendors. Tickets are $7 each day, and children under 12 get in for free.
  4. Stop by the Goose and the Monkey Brew House for their Spring Pop-Up Market on April 1 from 1-4 p.m. The market will feature 10 local artisans and small businesses. You can also donate blood with the American Red Cross and receive a $20 gift card, T-shirt, and wellness check-up.
  5. Finally, if you’re a fan of string bands, head to High Rock Outfitters on March 31 at 8 p.m. for a performance by Into The Fog. The Raleigh-based band is the winner of the 2021 MerleFest Band Competition and features members with backgrounds ranging from bluegrass to funk.

There’s truly something for everyone this weekend in Davidson County, so get out there and have some fun!

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