Discover Winston Salem

Discover Winston-Salem

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City Council meetings and committee meetings are broadcast live on WSTV Digital Media, are streamed live over the city web site, and are archived online for reference. Winston-Salem City Council

Downtown Parking map [pdf]

Winston-Salem's Sister Cities
Winston-Salem has five Sister Cities under the auspices of Sister Cities International.

  • Ungheni, Moldova
  • Kumasi, Ghana
  • Nassau, Bahamas
  • Shanghai, China
  • Buchanan, Liberia

Read more about Sister Cities activities.

Community Band

Enjoy free concerts year-round!
Community Band Concert Calendar

Farmers Market

The Farmers Market is held year-round, every Saturday at the fairgrounds, from 6:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Farmers Market Events

Use a city park facility for your get-togethers
City parks have recreation centers and picnic shelters that can be reserved for free or a fee. Get your family and friends together for an afternoon in the park!

Recreation & Parks Rentals information.

Greenways and Parks

The Recreation & Parks Department maintains many city parks and greenways. Enjoy a stroll or bike ride!

Parks and Greenways locator 

There are also bike routes marked along some city streets.

Bike routes

WSTV Digital Media
is the city's television station that presents programming about city government and helpful information about city services. WSTV can be seen on AT&T U-verse on channel 99. WSTV is on digital channel 74.3 through Time Warner Cable. If you have a digital box it can still be found on Time Warner Cable 13.Watch it online or on Timewarner cable channel 13.

WSTV online | WSTV program schedule | Video Archive

Recreation and Parks
There are many recreational opportunities for all ages at the city recreation centers. Enjoy the use of our many city parks. There are also many Greenways in Winston-Salem for your walking, riding, and running enjoyment.

Recreation and Parks offers the rental of Santa Suits during the holiday season. Recreation & Parks web site.

Winston-Salem’s City Hall is on the National Register of Historic Places. City Hall was built in 1926 and is Winston-Salem’s only example of Renaissance Revival civic architecture.

Winston-Salem statistics and information

North Carolina Department of Transportation Traffic Cameras online [new window]

updated 5/13/2015

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