Social Program

Welcome Reception

Saturday evening from 6:00-8:00pm we invite you to the welcoming of all congress attendees at the Friday Center.

Entertainment provided by: The Carolina Swing Quartet (Cameron Cook-tenor saxophone, Sean Olson-piano, Peter Daaleman-bass, Justin Longoria-drums)
Hors d'oeuvres and refreshments provided by: Carolina Catering

Congress Gala at The Fearrington Barn

This year's Congress Gala will take place on Tuesday, April 9th at The Fearrington Barn located at Fearrington Village in Pittsboro, NC. Formerly a working farm structure, it combines the authentic feel of a true Southern barn with the highest levels of service, cuisine and decor. The Barn barbeque will give you a taste of true Southern hospitality in the finest foot-stompin' rural tradition. Enjoy the old favorites of Southern cooking while dancing to the sounds of a live bluegrass band.

Entertainment provided by: Tommy Edwards during the reception hour and Sarah Shook and The Devil for the remainder of the evening.
Dress Code: Business Casual
Buses will begin to leave from the Friday Center to the Fearrington Barn Starting at 6:30pm


Night Out on the Town!

On Monday night we will be providing a bus to The American Tobacco District in the heart of Durham, NC.  Known as Downtown Durham's Entertainment District, The American Tobacco District offers a variety of attractions including Durham Bulls baseball games, the Durham Performing Arts Center, Music On the Lawn outdoor concerts, art exhibits, and an array of restaurants.  The first Durham Bulls home game of 2013 is scheduled for Monday, April 8th at 6:05pm and tickets will be available for purchase at the gate for anyone that would like to attend.

Buses will begin to leave from the Friday Center starting at 6:00pm

Durham Bulls