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Get Figgy With It

North Carolina is one of the greatest places to live.  You can hop in your car, point it east or west and in roughly a couple of hours find yourself at the beach or in the mountains. This weekend, point your car east.  Drive till you hit the ocean, then turn right.  Keep driving until… Continue reading Get Figgy With It

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It’s all About Columbia

A little to the south of our beloved homebase state, is our sister state, South Carolina.  They got it goin on this weekend! It's all happenin in Columbia.  Have you embraced the craft beer craze that's swept, well, everywhere?!  Head to the Riverbanks Zoo & Garden! Sample from over 100 varieties of imported, domestic and… Continue reading It’s all About Columbia

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Eat a Peach!

Wrestling, Speedway Race and more!  This week, we head to Gaffney, SC.  Since 1977, at the peak of Peach season, Gaffney hosts the South Carolina Peach Festival! For a couple of weeks in July people flock to take part in the festivities. Events such as the infamous Mug Bog, Road Race, Pageant, BBQ Cook-off and Downtown events attract… Continue reading Eat a Peach!

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Blackberry Festival

Beer! Recipe contest! Singer-song writer contest! Pageant! Food trucks! Live music! Where can ya find all of that??  Lenoir, NC!  Throw the kids in the ole family truckster and head out this weekend.  The festivities begin Friday at 5:00.  Watch the pageant, check out the recipe & singer/song writer contest, then top it all off… Continue reading Blackberry Festival

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Goin down to Da Bayou

Time for a  shout out to a little place in Wilson NC.  We had the pleasure to end up in this establishement after a brief tour of the whirly gigs that frequent the area. Its a nice large establishment that seems to be part of the revitilization of downtown Wilson, and after eating there we… Continue reading Goin down to Da Bayou