Jon Shain (copy)

Guitarist Jon Shain beat out 200 competitors to take first place in the International Blues Challenge’s Best Solo/Duo challenge in Memphis. He will perform at the 33rd annual Carolina Blues Festival in downtown Greensboro.

GREENSBORO — The Carolina Blues Festival and the Greensboro Bound literary festival will be among events coming to Greensboro this weekend of May 17.

Find out more here:

For a complete list of events, click on the following Go Triad link:

And don’t forget to pick up a printed copy of Go Triad magazine from newspaper racks.

Contact Dawn DeCwikiel-Kane at 336-373-5204 and follow @dawndkaneNR on Twitter.