Embark on a creative journey this February and join us as we explore the vibrant arts scene in Rowan County. From captivating exhibitions to lively cultural events, join us in uncovering the artistic treasures that make our destination a must-visit for art enthusiasts.


Waterworks' "ART for ALL: Engage. Connect. Participate." Exhibition

Now - May 24, 2024

On your next visit to Downtown Salisbury, N.C., be sure to stop by Waterworks Visual Arts Center for their latest exhibit featuring works from artists, Giordano Angeletti, James Keul and Paula Smith.


We Built This: Profiles of Black Architects and Builders in North Carolina Exhibit

February 1 - 28, 2024

We Built This celebrates the history and legacy of Black builders and craftspeople in North Carolina. Spanning more than three centuries, the exhibit provides more than two dozen personal profiles and historic context on key topics including slavery and Reconstruction; the founding of HBCUs and Black churches; Jim Crow and segregation; and the rise of Black civic leaders and professionals.


Adult Hand & Wheel Pottery Classes at Waterworks

February 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2024

Hand & Wheel is for beginning and experienced clay enthusiasts. Students can learn the fundamentals of hand building or throwing on the potter’s wheel during this session. Experienced potters can focus on enhancing their skills. Surface decoration includes slip and glazing techniques.


Piedmont Players Presents: "Mean Girls Jr."

February 9 - 18, 2024

Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the wild and vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban Illinois. Check out Piedmont Players' latest production on the Norvell stage!


Drawing I at Waterworks Visual Arts Center

February 14, 21 & 28, 2024

Drawing deepens our ability to see. We look but we do not always see what is actually there. The natural tendency can be to draw what you think something looks like. Come join the six-week class and learn about the exciting skills of drawing from line drawing, value drawing and perspective, to figures and faces.


Lee Street Theatre Presents: "Lombardi"

February 16, 2024 - March 2, 2024

Sport produces great human drama and there is no greater sports icon to bring to theatrical life than Hall of Fame football coach Vince Lombardi, unquestionably one of the most inspirational and quotable personalities of all time. Though football’s Super Bowl trophy is named for him, few know the real story of Lombardi the man—his inspirations, his passions and ability to drive people to achieve what they never thought possible.


The Salisbury Symphony Presents: "Piano Trio"

February 25, 2024

Prepare to be transported through a captivating musical journey with a mesmerizing piano trio concert! Join the Salisbury Symphony for an evening of sonic exploration and let the music speak for itself!


For more family fun events, check out our event calendar and February in Rowan County blog.