Triangle events to add to your daybook:
8-9:30 p.m. Friday; Kings, 14 W. Martin St., Raleigh; $5; facebook.com/TheDanglingLoafer
Cliff Cash headlines this month’s showcase of local stand-up comedians, joined by Pat McLeod, John Boni and others. This showcase happens on the third Friday of each month.
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Civil War Med
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday; Bennett Place Historic Site, 4409 Bennett Memorial Road, Durham; free; facebook.com/bennett.place
Costumed actors portray doctors and medics of the Civil War era and demonstrate how medical equipment was used and how injuries were treated during that time. You should leave very grateful.
Brides by night
5:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday; N.C. Museum of History, 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh; $5; ncmuseumofhistory.org
Prospective brides and grooms can meet local caterers, florists, photographers and other wedding vendors at this “Night at the Museum Bridal Expo.” Proceeds benefit the museum.
6-8 p.m. Sunday; The Durham Hotel Rooftop Bar, 315 E. Chapel Hill St., Durham; free; nando.com/3wz
Learn about pollinators from local beekeepers, who will use clear hives for an up close and personal look at the bee world. Specialty menu items featuring bee products will be available to purchase.
We all scream
1-7:30 p.m. Sunday; Maple View Farm, 6900 Rock Ridge Road, Hillsborough; free (food/beverages for purchase); mapleviewfarm.com
Celebrate National Ice Cream Day with live music by Back Porch Orchestra, lawn games, face painting, and of course, ice cream specials (cash only). Throw in the food truck from Al’s Burger Shack and that’s a day.