LaborDay2014

TT&E will be closed Saturday, August 30th and Monday, September 1st in observance of Labor Day. Since you won’t be able to come see us, we’ve provided some fun local events you can check out. We would like to wish you a safe and fun Labor Day Weekend!

What is the meaning of Labor Day? A few fun facts…

  • Labor Day, in the United States, is a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It is a celebration of the American labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers.
  • The first Labor Day holiday was celebrated on Tuesday, September 5, 1882, in New York City.
  • In 1884 the first Monday in September was selected as the holiday.

Local Labor Day Events:

 

The Labor Day Family Bluegrass Festival @ Main

DATE: Sun, Aug 31, 2014
TIME: 2:00 pm –
LOCATION: Lorraine’s Coffee House, 101 Timber Pointe Lane, Garner
DESCRIPTION:
Featuring Bluegrass musician Marty Raybon. For more information click here.
COST: $20 in advance; $25 at the door (90 tickets will be sold)

Mine and Yours – Alex Waggoner

DATE: Fri, Aug 1, 2014 – Sat, Aug 30, 2014
TIME: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Artspace – 201 E Davie St, Raleigh NC
DESCRIPTION:
A former Regional Emerging Artist-in-Residence, Savannah-based Alex Waggoner began her residency focused on a series of paintings of landscaped outdoor spaces. Being in Raleigh prompted her to balance geometry and straight representation in a new way in her paintings that focus on the new growth of Raleigh.

COST: free

Music Helping Musicians Benefit

DATE: Sat, Aug 30, 2014 – Sun, Aug 31, 2014
TIME: 7:00 pm – 1:00 am
LOCATION: Lincoln Theatre – 126 E Cabarrus St, Raleigh
DESCRIPTION:

Come out for the Music Helping Musicians Benefit event. For more information, please Visit Website
COST: $10 Adv / $15 Dos