A Rocky Mount man is among 12 self-proclaimed cowboys who will compete in a competition that will premiere on television October 14. Jason Davis will appear on "The Ultimate Cowboy Showdown" Monday night. Country music icon Trace Adkins serves as the host for the event. Davis believes he was born to be a cowboy.
An all-local production of William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" will be performed Oct. 10-13 at the Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences. "Twelfth Night" is a comedy production for all ages about a girl who finds herself in the middle of a love triangle and mistaken identity. The cast is comprised of 22 local actors and actresses, ranging from 12 through 67 years of age.
The inaugural Downtown Rocky Mount Food Truck Invasion, sponsored by the city of Rocky Mount's Community and Business Development Department, will take place Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 from 4-9 p.m., rain or shine. The event will be located at NE Main St. between Thomas and Goldleaf Street, in front of the Rocky Mount Event Center and on the historic Douglas Block.
A 15-time Grammy winner and newly inducted member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, Ricky Skaggs has made it his mission in life to introduce a new generation of listeners to bluegrass and traditional American music. The legendary bluegrass musician will perform alongside Kentucky Thunder, his band of virtuoso pickers, at Louisburg College on Friday, October 11.