February 21, 2024

🍹 National Margarita Day

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February 21, 2024

National Margarita Day

Thursday, February 22 is National Margarita Day!

With the help of our Instagram followers, we’ve rounded up a list of some spots in town where you can grab a drink. Some of them even have specials to celebrate the holiday!

The Porch

Margarita from The Porch


La Botana | 1547 Hanes Mall Blvd. | 24oz Jumbo Lime Margarita (Rocks) for $8.99

Mi Pueblo | Three locations | House flavored margaritas for $5.99

Alma | 492 Patterson Ave. | Margarita flight for $15

The Porch | 840 Mill Works St. | Margarita towers for $85

East of Texas | 907 S Broad St. | Flights for $18, pitchers for $22, & frozen specials for $5

Tulum Bar and Grill | 411 N Cherry St. | 15% off margaritas

Señor Bravo | 241 S Marshall St. | El Señor margaritas for $7.99 and El Classico margaritas for $5.99

Mariscos Marlin | 2464 S Stratford Rd. | 8oz for $1.99

Los Juanes | 373 Jonestown Rd. | House margaritas for $6

La Carreta | Two locations (5256 Robinhood Rd. + 1989 N Peace Haven Rd) | 12oz for $5.50 and pitcher for $25

Luna Playa | 2021 Griffith Rd. | 20% off margaritas


Monte de Rey | Two locations (1410 River Ridge Dr., Clemmons + 838 S Main St., Kernersville)

El Camino Real | 3800 Reynolda Rd.

Xcaret Mexican Grill | 202 4th St. NW

Taco Mama | 3489 Burke Mill Rd.

Don Zapatas | 137 Jonestown Rd.

Piedmont Federal Bank

🏦 Piedmont Federal Savings Bank has been serving locals for over 120 years. On February 19, the bank introduced its new branding and shortened its name to Piedmont Federal Bank. The bank provides a wide range of personal and business financial products and is committed to the communities it serves. Learn more!*


Friday, February 23

  • Cake Decorating - Sculpt and decorate a heart-shaped cake at The Canvas Cake Studio. 6:30 PM

  • Poverty Training - Crisis Control Ministries teaches attendees about the impact of poverty and how you can help at Trinity Presbyterian Church. 8:30 AM

  • Pancake Jamboree - The annual event brought to you by the Twin City Kiwanis Club returns! Drop by the Benton Convention Center for pancakes and sausages. 6:30 AM - 8 PM

  • Hockey Game - Cheer on the Carolina Thunderbirds as they take on the Baton Rouge Zydeco at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds. 7:35 PM

  • Comedy and BrewPub Tour - Climb aboard the “jolly trolley” for a hilarious trip around town featuring an onboard comedy show and a tasting at a local brewpub. 7 PM

  • Paint Party - Grab your friends and head to DOSE Art Collective for an artsy evening. Supplies provided. 7 PM

Saturday, February 24

  • Chai Workshop - Learn about the history of chai and then make + taste your own unique blend with the Vecino Center at Chad’s Chai. 2 PM

  • Birthday Bash - The Twisted Pine Restaurant turns one! Celebrate with lunch specials, new menu items, $5 margaritas, and a Dreams Kreams pop-up. 11:30 AM - 10 PM

  • Flamenco Night - Join Pink Moon Cafe for a night of flamenco music. 8-11 PM

  • Concert Series - Catch the musical visual experience, “Liminal Space,” at SECCA. 6 PM

  • Film Screening - The world premiere of Oscar Wilde About America takes place at the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts. VIP dinner at 6 PM, screening at 8 PM.

  • Dog Fashion Show - Participate in a silent auction, shop from a vendor market, and watch dogs walk down the CatWalk at Winston Junction Market. 12 PM

Sunday, February 25

  • Cocktail Class - Join Easytalk at the bar to learn about (and taste) tropical cocktails. 4 PM

  • Soap Making - Learn the art of soapmaking and take home handcrafted soap bars at The Playground Golf & Sports Bar. 5 PM

Monday, February 26

  • Handmade Cards - Join Sawtooth at the Generations Center to learn how to make special handmade cards. 1 PM

  • Conversation - Chad’s Chair hosts an evening with Ernie Pitt, the founder of Winston-Salem's first and only black-owned newspaper, the Winston-Salem Chronicle. 7 PM

Flywheel Coworking

💬 Connect with fellow remote workers, chat over lunch or a coffee (it’s unlimited), and experience a sense of community at Flywheel Coworking. Check out their membership plans:

Community Member 5 or 10: Choose this plan if you want to get out of the house a few days a week.

Unreserved Desk: Choose this plan if you need a place to work daily.

Reserved Desk: Choose this plan if you want your own dedicated space where you can leave a monitor at the desk of your choice.

Private Office: Choose this plan if you want your own office with no lease or overhead.*

Other News

  • New Boutique: Whiskey Rose opened last month at 10477 N NC Hwy 109. The women’s boutique offers contemporary clothing and decor, along with coffee and mimosas.

  • Animals: What happened to Kaleideum North’s animals? After the museum closed at the end of last year, many of them were transferred to the newly opened downtown location. Others were relocated to animal sanctuaries or farms in the area.

  • Viral: A video on TikTok of 2,800 cereal boxes lined up like dominos at Clemmons Elementary has over 30 million views! Students brought the cereal boxes as part of a food drive for Clemmons Food Pantry.

  • City: Keep Winston-Salem Beautiful presents Community Roots Day on Saturday, February 24. Volunteers will plant 200 trees along specific roads. You can sign up to help today!

  • New Dessert Shop: The Peach Cobbler Factory recently opened at 664 Hanes Mall Boulevard. The dessert shop serves peach cobbler, banana pudding, cinnamon rolls, and much more.

  • Renovation: Coliseum Park Plaza is being transformed into an education and direct service hub for families. Imprints Cares, Salem Montessori School, Developmental Therapy Associates, Parenting Path, and Key Autism will all have locations and/or headquarters in the plaza.

Upcoming Events

  • Techstars Startup Weekend - Learn how to think, work, and build like a startup at Flywheel Coworking and Winston Starts from February 23-25.

  • Free Coworking - Enjoy a day of coworking, lunch, productivity, and networking on February 28 at Flywheel Coworking's Community Day.

  • Brass Concert - The North Carolina Brass Band presents “Brass Around the World” at the UNCG Recital Hall on March 8 and Salem College on March 9.


Job Board

  •  Full-Time Painter at Salemtowne | The Painter supports marketing efforts, renovation plans, and protects Salemtowne’s capital investments by applying a wide variety of finishes to maintain exterior and interior surfaces.

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