This is First Friday in downtown Greensboro, when shops and galleries stay open from 6 to 9 p.m. with special events. Ambleside Gallery at 528 S. Elm St. will display a mix of works by 30 artists. At GreenHill gallery in the Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Seagrove pottery will be on display and the reggae group Saraha will perform. For more information, go online to firstfridaygreensboro.org
Also on Friday, folk singer Arlo Guthrie brings his “Alice’s Restaurant Tour” to the Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St. in Greensboro. Tickets for the 8 p.m. concert are $32 to $72, available at carolinatheatre.com or by calling 336-333-2605.
The 17th annual Greensboro Fringe Festival continues through Monday, offering new, edgy plays, dance and comedy in the Stephen D. Hyers Theatre in the Greensboro Cultural Center. Admission is a suggested $10 donation. Go online to greensborofringefestival.org for a complete schedule.
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