Immerse yourself in the vibrant arts scene of Rowan County, N.C., this March as our region hosts an array of captivating events. From gallery exhibitions to live performances, prepare to be inspired by the creativity and talent on display throughout the month.


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.


Lee Street Theatre Presents: "Lombardi"

Now - 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.


Drawing I at Waterworks Visual Arts Center

March 6, 13 & 20, 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. Materials list provided. Beginner to Intermediate levels.


Piedmont Players Presents: "May We All - A New Country Musical"

March 8 - 17, 2024

Singer Jenna Coates left Harmony years ago to chase record deals and fame in Nashville. Disillusioned and discouraged, she has returned to the town and loved ones she left behind. Now Jenna will need to face the music, reconnect with those she loved and make peace with her past to save herself and the small town she loves.


Lee Street Theatre Presents: "What the Constitution Means to Me"

March 8 & 9, 2024

Playwright Heidi Schreck’s boundary-breaking play breathes new life into our Constitution and imagines how it will shape the next generation of Americans. Fifteen-year-old Heidi earned her college tuition by winning Constitutional debate competitions across the United States. In this hilarious, hopeful and achingly human new play, she resurrects her teenage self in order to trace the profound relationship between four generations of women and the founding document that shaped their lives.


The Salisbury Symphony Presents: "Enchanting Sounds"

March 9, 2024

Spark your imagination as we travel around the world collecting enchanting sounds that have captivated composers and audiences alike for centuries. The Salisbury Symphony presents a program that will spark your imagination as we travel around the world collecting enchanting sounds that have captivated composers and audiences alike for centuries.


Toddler Time: Leprechauns Class at Waterworks Visual Arts Center

March 9, 2024

Join Ms. Debbie as she leads toddlers and a special adult in a mixed media Leprechaun art activity for St. Patrick’s Day. Little artists will use paint, pencil, crayon, and felt markers to create a super cute, St. Patrick’s Day leprechaun and friends art piece!  


Spring Artist Series with James Keul at Waterworks

March 19, 2024

Waterworks Visual Arts Center is hosting a “Spring Artists Series”. The three events are free! Make your reservation today and join them for an intimate conversation with the artists currently exhibiting their works in the gallery.


The Salisbury Symphony Presents: "Artist Salon: Oboist Anna Lampidis"

March 23, 2024

Hosted in the president’s residence at Catawba College, this intimate gathering harkens back to the opulent French salons of the 1700s, where live music filled the air within the cozy confines of exquisite living rooms. Experience the rich and expressive tones of the oboe, a captivating instrument that has captured the hearts of audiences for centuries.


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