CARRBORO LOOKS FOR LOCAL ARTISTS: The town of Carrboro invites residents to submit their artwork for local exhibitions. ci.carrboro.nc.us/AdvBoards/Art/ArtistInfo.htm.
‘TWITCH’: “Twitch” will be screened for a suggested donation of $5 at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, at the Varsity Theater, 123 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. twitchdocumentary.com.
GUIDED TOURS: The Hillsborough Arts Council will give “Take a Closer Look” guided walking tours of local sculptures at 1 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through March starting at the Hillsborough Arts Council, 102 N. Churton St. 919-643-2500, HillsboroughArtsCouncil.org.
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CONGRESSIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ART COMPETITION: Members of the U.S. House of Representatives will hold an art competition for high school students. Orange County students must enter the competition by 5 p.m. Friday, April 11. 919-968-2011, artsorange.org/grants.html#congress, house.gov/content/educate/art_competition.
OFF THE WALL: FRANK Gallery’s Off the Wall fundraising gala will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 109 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Ticets cost $250 each. 919-636-4135, frankisart.com/gala2014.
HILLSBOROUGH DOWNTOWN ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW: The Hillsborough Downtown Arts and Crafts Show will be on Saturday, April 12, at the Hillsborough Visitors Center, 150 E. King St. hillsboroughartscouncil.org.
HILLSBOROUGH ARTS COUNCIL: The Hillsborough Arts Council is looking for submissions for art gallery exhibitions in 2014 and 2015. Artists who live or have a studio in Orange, Alamance, Chatham, Durham, Caswell, Person or Wake counties are invited to apply with a $15 fee by 4 p.m. Friday, April 25. hillsboroughartscouncil.org.
CLAYWORKS GUILD SPRING SALE: The ClayWorks Guild Spring Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. ncclayworks.org.
FESTIFALL: Applications for artists for the 42nd annual Festifall Arts Festifall will be accepted with a $25 fee through Friday, May 30. Festifall will be Sunday, Oct. 5. townofchapelhill.org/festifall.
ALOFT CHAPEL HILL: 1001 S. Hamilton Road. Tuesdays: Bibis Ellison and Dante. W xyz bar. 8-10 p.m. 919-932-7772.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. March 27: Archie Fischer, Garnet Rogers. March 28: Scott Ainslie. March 29: Foghorn String Band, Piney Woods Boys. April 4: Sultans of String. April 10: Drew Nelson. April 11: Seldom Scene. April 13: Brother Sun. April 16: Paddy Keenan. May 1: Cathie Ryan. May 2: April Verch. May 9: Rolling Roots Review. May 11: Tret Fure. June 6: Songs from the Circle 3. June 8: Jeannette and Johnnie Williams, Louisa Branscomb. June 15: Burning Bridget Cleary. June 19: Clarke Buehling. 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
BOWBARR: 705 W. Rosemary St., Carrboro. March 29: Mike Dimpfl, Fifi Hi-Fi. 919-967-9725.
CAT’S CRADLE: 300 E. Main St., Carrboro. April 4: Mipso. March 21: Armon Jay. April 13: Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra. April 18: The Zombies. April 26: Sleigh Bells. May 8: The Gaslight Anthem. May 11: Spirit Family Reunion. June 14: The English Beat. 919-967-9053, catscradle.com.
THE CAVE TAVERN: 452 1/2 W. Franklin St. April 24: Aloud. 919-968-9308, caverntavern.com.
HAW RIVER BALLROOM: 1711 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. May 18: Deer Tick. hawriverballroom.com.
LOCAL 506: 506 W. Franklin St. March 26: MisterWives, Claybrook. March 27: Spaceship Days, Julia Weldon, Dark Water Duo, Steph Stewart. March 28: Jenny Hval, Matt Northrup. March 29: The Hissy Fits, Sibannac, Wolves & Wolves & Wolves & Wolves. March 30: Dave Hause, Northcote, BAЯRØИ. March 31: Yonas, Pell, SkyBlew, Thornbro. April 1: Icon For Hire, The Past Six Years, Headfirst for Halos. April 3: The Silver Palms, The Record. April 4: The Arcane Heart, Embers End, Daniel and the Lion, Aaron Gallagher. April 5: Les Racquet, Star Studies, The Frank Hurd Band. April 6: Turnstile, Society Sucker, No Quarter. April 8: Ballyhoo!, Matt Irie. April 10: Hurray for the Riff Raff, Benjamin Booker. April 11: Bears in the City, Matt Phillips and the Philharmonic. April 13: Poor Old Shine. April 15: White Fang, Denney and the Jets, The Hell No. May 1: Jessica Hernandez and the Deltas. 919-942-5506, local506.com.
MEMORIAL HALL: 114 E. Cameron Ave. March 27: The North Carolina Symphony, “Pictures at an Exhibition.” May 31: Voices, “The Genius of Mozart.” 919-843-3333, ncsymphony.org, carolinaperformingarts.org.
OPEN EYE CAFE: 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. March 28: The Commanderrs. 919-968-9410, openeyecafe.com.
SECOND WIND: 118 E. Main St., Carrboro. Wednesdays: Bluegrass Night. Thursdays: Twofer. Tuesdays: Big Fat Gap. Every third Friday: Skinny Bag of Sugar. April 1, April 29, May 13, May 27, June 3: Jazzbeau.
THE STATION: 201-C E. Main St., Carrboro. March 29: Black Masala. 919-967-1967, thestationcarrboro.com.
UNIVERSITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: 150 E. Franklin St. June 8: Cantari, “Vaughan Williams and Tavener: A Cosmic Cycle of Life and Death.” July 18: Voices, “American Songs, Poems & Spirituals.” voiceschapelhill.org/buy.
ENO GALLERY: 100 S. Churton St., Hillsborough. March 28: Robert Johnson, “Real & Surreal.” 7-8:30 p.m. 919-883-1415, enogallery.net.
HILLSBOROUGH ARTS COUNCIL GALLERY: 102 N. Churton St., Hillsborough. March 28: Amy Fletcher, “Between the Silence: Exploring Color Through Music.” 6-9 p.m. 919-643-2500, hillsboroughartscouncil.org.
HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS: 121 N. Churton St. March 28: Susan Hope, Eduardo Lapetina, Eric Saunders, “Flights of Fancy.” 6-9 p.m. April 15: Nell Chandler, Ali Givens, Ellie Reinhold, “Dwell.” 6-9 p.m. 919-732-5001, hillsboroughgallery.com.
HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE: 610 E. Rosemary St. April 6: Dan Gottlieb. 2-4 p.m. 919-942-7818, preservationchapelhill.org.
WOMANCRAFT: 370 E. Main St., suite 170, Carrboro. April 11: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters.” Gina Boyle, “Artfully Out Loud.” 6-9 p.m. 919-929-3300, womancraftgifts.com.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. April 4-7: “Avenue Q.” April 18-19: “Ivy Rowe.” May 9-11, 15-18: “Gem of the Ocean.” 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
CARRBORO CENTURY CENTER: 100 N. Greenboro St. March 29: Footnotes Tap Ensemble, “Rhythm and Sole.” May 31: Triangle Guitar Society Benefit Concert. footnotestapensemble.org, rhythmandsoleshow.eventbrite.com.
DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY: University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive. May 2-24: “Life is a Dream.” 919-968-1515, deepdishtheater.org.
PLAYMAKERS: Center for the Dramatic Art, UNC campus. April 2-20: “Assassins.” 919-962-PLAY, playmakersrep.org.
PRC2 : Center for Dramatic Art, UNC campus. April 23-27: “Hold These Truths.” 919-962-PLAY, playmakersrep.org.
TOP OF THE HILL BACK BAR: 100 E. Franklin St. Tuesdays: Back Bar Comedy, 9 p.m.