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AOC Weekend Fun: Week of March 13th

aMarlon Wayans @ Goodnights Comedy Club

Thu. March 12, 7:30pm

Fri. March 13, 7:30pm & 10pm

Sat. March 14, 7:30 & 10pm

Price: $35

861 W Morgan St Raleigh, NC



Come out to Goodnights Comedy Club and enjoy a weekend of laughter with entertainment’s top comedian Marlon Wayans. He will be doing back-to-back shows Friday and Saturday March 13-14.


bRedbird: One Act Play Festival presented by ArtsCenter Stage


Fri. March-13-15 & March 20-22

General $18, Student/ Teacher $16

Friend $14, Group $14

300-G E Main St Carrboro, NC



Life is too short for intermissions. So ArtsCenter Stage commissioned six new one-act plays for a festival of compact drama spaced out over two weekends. These one-act plays consist of N.C. authors Jane Holding’s “Saints Have Mothers” is based on Allan Gurganus’ “Local Souls”, his acclaimed 2013 return to fiction after a decade away. Marianne Gingher and Debby Seabrooke adapt Fred Chapell’s story “Linnaeus Forgets”, while Howard L. Craft takes on “The Fire of Freedom, David Cecelkies nonfiction account of radical abolitionist Abraham Galloway. These plays will be on two separate programs giving you the chance to experience them all.


nWizard World Comic Con @ Raleigh Convention Center

Fri. March 13, 3pm-8pm

Sat. March 14, 10am-7pm

Sun. March 15, 11am-5pm

Tickets: $35-$45 Single day tickets


The 2015 Wizard World Comic Con Raleigh starts Friday afternoon at the Raleigh Convention Center. Celebrities that will be attending this year’s convention include “Dr. Who” star David Tennant, Ian Somerhalder from “Vampire Diaries”, William Shatner from “Star Trek”, Tyler Hoechlin from “Teen Wolf”, and Sean Astin from the “Lord of the Rings Trilogy”.


mRaleigh St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Festival


Sat. March 14, 10am-7pm

Price: FREE

400 block of Fayetteville St Raleigh, NC

Leprechaun Lane will have lots of children’s rides and activities for kids. Martin Street Stage will have Irish and Scottish dancers among other performers.

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