The weekend before...


Carrie Newcomer Performs at the Clayton Center
February 10th at 8:00PM

Spend an evening at the Clayton Center with your love listening to Singer-songwriter and recording artist Carrie Newcomer. She has been described as a "soaring songstress" by Billboard and a "prairie mystic" by the Boston Globe. The Austin Statesman described her as having "a voice as rich as Godiva chocolate," and Rolling Stone once said, she "asks all the right questions." Most simply put, the Dallas Morning News said, "she's the kind of artist whose music makes you stop, think and then say, 'that is so true.'

Ticket price is $20 plus taxes and fees. Tickets and more information available here.


On the day of...


The Clayton Piano Festival's 6th Annual Valentine's Day Gala at Brick & Mortar
February 14th at 6:30PM

Clayton Piano Festival presents the 6th installment of it's highly anticipated Valentine's Day Gala events at Clayton's elegant Brick & Mortar Events. Enjoy a four-course dinner and listen to world renown artists perform for you in an intimate setting. Internationally acclaimed performers, Curtis Bannister, tenor with Chicago Lyric Opera, Christin Danchi, violinist of the North Carolina Symphony and pianist and CPF founder, Jonathan Levin, take listeners on a journey through a dynamic variety of music having to do with love. Musical styles will range from bluegrass to classical opera! This event is a favorite among followers of CPF's performances and newcomers alike.

Ticket price includes a full course meal, open bar and reception afterwards, where attendees can mingle with the performers. Tickets and information available here.


For an on-going list of events happening in Johnston County, including additional Valentine’s events that could be added as details are finalized, go to our Events page.

Carrie Newcomer