Inaugural Dreamville Weekend
(New York, NY, Tuesday, February 28, 2012) Platinum-selling artist and 2012 “Best New Artist” Grammy nominee, J Cole will host his Inaugural Dreamville Weekend beginning Thursday, March 1st. This weekend aims to give back and support his hometown community and city of Fayetteville, NC. All events are geared to reach and inspire young people, while recognizing leaders in the community.
J.Cole’s activities will include two inspiring visits to Fayetteville high schools including his Alma mater, Terry Sanford High School and official proclamation of J. Cole Day. "To bring an end to the Inaugural Dreamville Weekend, J. Cole and Dreamville will stage the Inaugural "Dollar and a Dream show" at the Fillmore in Charlotte. Proceeds from each ticket sale will be donated to the Cumberland Community Foundation." Additionally, in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the CIAA college basketball tournament, J. Cole and Hennessy V.S will welcome tastemakers and celebrities to an intimate dinner affair at Osso restaurant in uptown Charlotte on March 2nd. The evening will toast not only to the storied history and academic excellence of the CIAA conference, but also to those who passionately pursue their dreams.
THURSDAY, MARCH 1st
* J. Cole Fayetteville High Schools Visits
EE Smith High School Terry Sanford High School
* J. Cole Proclamation
Cumberland County Commissioner Charles Evans will issue the proclamation.
Location: Terry Sanford High School - 2301 Ft. Bragg Road Fayetteville, NC 28303
Time: 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Mayor Tony Chavonne, State Senator Eric Mansfield & House of Representative Elmer Floyd will be speaking and presenting the Marking of March 1st J. Cole Day In Cumberland County – Fayetteville, NC)
* The Dreamville Weekend Party *
Location: The Speak Easy – 3983 Sycamore Dairy Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28303
Doors: 10:00 PM
FRIDAY, MARCH 2nd
* The Dreamville Weekend Dinner
Location: Osso Restaurant – 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd. Charlotte, NC 28206
Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
SATURDAY, MARCH 3rd
* J. Cole & Dreamville Presents: The Dollar And A Dream Show *
Location: Fillmore Charlotte – 1000 Seaboard St. Charlotte, NC 28206
Showtime: 9:00 PM
(*A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Cumberland Community Foundation)