The Outpost is an area for young people featuring art workshops, large-scale games, table games, improv, musical performances, Open Mic and lots more!
The Outpost is located behind the house, next to the basketball goal and Three Sister’s Garden.
MAKERSPACE @ The Outpost are imaginative sessions of crafting, art, and creating. Several workshops happen simultaneously with the option to try each one. Materials are provided for workshops, but are sometimes limited so come early and grab a spot.
Fall 2019 Schedule
Friday, 1:00 p.m. – midnight
Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – midnight
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
The Outpost, Friday, 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 2:00 p.m.
A quick wit and a clever comeback come in handy when you are thinking on your feet. Try out your latest character voice or transform into another personality altogether as you learn to adapt to each new scenario. UNCG Theatre Graduate Maya Burgess will lead a series of creative exercises that will set the stage for comical outcomes. No experience necessary to join in the fun. Bring your imagination and be ready to make a scene!
Big Kid Games
The Outpost, Saturday, 1:00 p.m. and Sunday, 3:00 p.m.
Gather under the Oak Tree for some fun group games that will test your skills of endurance, dexterity and quick thinking.
The Outpost, Friday and Saturday, 9:00 p.m.
Vibe with new friends and old in a space just for teens! Board games, cards, and ping pong are all available or just hang out and chill.
The Musical McGees
The Outpost, Friday, 8:00 p.m.
Sylvia and Gus McGee are the eldest of five, in a very musical family. They carry on a family tradition that spans generations. Raised with instruments in their hands and songs in the air, they have become veterans of the regions fiddler’s conventions and music festivals, bringing home many award winning ribbons. You will be inspired that the future of the NC Music Scene is in good hands.
The Fernandez Sisters
The Outpost, Saturday, 7:00 p.m.
These North Carolina natives have grown up attending music festivals and conventions, picking with some of the finest musicians throughout the South. Although they are still young, Olivia, Sophia, and Elise Fernandez bring years of performing experience to the stage. Expert musicianship and beautifully blended harmonies combine effortlessly into one of the finest sibling acts in the Country. Enjoy their evening concert at
Teen Open Mic
The Outpost, Saturday, 8:30 p.m.
Bring your songs, jokes and skills to The Outpost for our family-friendly Open Mic night. Music, movement, skits and tricks are all welcome as you share your five minutes in the spotlight with a supporting crowd. A great place to shine!
The Outpost, Sunday, 12:00 p.m.
Just because you’re out on the farm doesn’t mean you can’t get your nails looking bling. Start your day out in style with a selection of festive colors from Hyla.
Sunday Acoustic Open Jam
The Outpost, Sunday, 1:00 p.m.
Bring an instrument or sing us a song for an informal Sunday Jam. This relaxed session will feature some of our talented young musicians, sharing songs and hosting a supportive atmosphere to welcome all who want to join.
Photo by: Elizabeth Larson