Cary Visual Art’s 18th annual Art Ball will begin with a reception at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at Prestonwood Country Club, 300 Prestonwood Parkway, Cary. Tickets cost $250 each and sponsorship is from $1,000 to $10,000. For details, go to www.caryvisualart.org.
The Triangle Wind Ensemble will present “Luminescence” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets cost $15 for adults and seniors, $5 for students and children at www.trianglewind.org.
Lochmere Arts & Crafts Show
The annual Lochmere Arts & Crafts Show will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, in the parking lot of the Lochmere Pavilion shops, 2425 Kildaire Farm Road, Cary. This is the juried art show’s sixth year. For details, call 919-233-1598.
Sculpture Scavenger Hunt
Cary Visual Art and Natural Math collaborate to offer a Sculpture Scavenger Hunt for kids of all ages from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 8, in Ashworth Village. For details, go to www.caryvisualart.org.
‘Through the Artist’s Eye: Sonic Boom - Music for a Live Room’
The Concert Singers of Cary Chamber Choir begins its “Through the Artist’s Eye” series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the Matthews House, 317 W. Chatham St., Cary. Tickets cost $35. For details, go to concertsingers.org.
John Salmon concert
Pianist John Salmon will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave.
Art After Dark
Art After Dark will feature local artists from 5-9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14, throughout Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.fvartscouncil.org.
‘Time and Space’
The Concert Singers of Cary Symphonic Choir and the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle will present “Time and Space” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets cost $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and students. For details, go to concertsingers.org.
Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble
The Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble’s fall concert will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets cost $8 for adults and $4 for school-age children. For details, call 919-645-8434 or go to philharmonic-association.org.
Friends of the Page-Walker Concert Series
The Friends of the Page-Walker Concert Series will be this fall at 4 p.m. Sundays in the Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary. Tickets to each performance cost $15 at the Cary Arts Center box office, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets are also available at www.etix.com. Here’s the schedule:
• Nov. 16: Bill Leslie.
• Dec. 14: Raleigh’s Boychoir Millennium Chorus.
• Jan. 25: Tony Williamson.
• Feb. 15: Brian Reagin.
For details, go to www.friendsofpagewalker.org.
‘Tar Heel Tales’
The Cary Playwrights’ Forum will present “Tar Heel Tales,” a production of six short plays by North Carolina playwrights with live music, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, at The Cary, 122 E. Chatham St. Tickets cost $15. For details, go to www.caryplaywrightsforum.org.
The Concert Singers of Cary Symphonic Choir and the Moonlighters Orchestra will present “Holiday Pops” at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and free for students with identification. For details, go to concertsingers.org.
Arts & Crafts Festival
The Fuquay-Varina Woman’s Club’s annual Arts & Crafts Festival will be from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, and Sunday, Jan. 18, at Windsor Point, 1221 Broad St., Fuquay-Varina. All local community members and students are welcome to enter their work. Literature entries are due Friday, Dec. 5, and arts and crafts entries are due Monday, Jan. 12. For details and entry forms, contact the club’s art chair Anna Campbell at 925-399-1629 or email@example.com or go to www.fuquay-varinawomansclub.org.
Southern Charm Gift Boutique
Southern Charm Gift Boutique is looking for crafters and artists for the holiday season. The boutique is in Cary Towne Center and will open a seasonal store in Triangle Town Center in Raleigh. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.