Lexington Barbecue Festival

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  • When: October 28, 2017
  • Where: 1 North Main Street Lexington, North Carolina
  • Time: 8:30 am-6:00 pm (Rain or Shine)

There’s nothing like sniffing the aroma, sharing the flavor, enjoying the taste and savoring every morsel of a barbecue sandwich with thousands of other people at the same time. Sipping a drink. Talking. Laughing. It’s the place to be! Let’s be clear…we’ll only be celebrating and serving one kind of barbecue at the festival… Lexington Style!

This year, on Saturday, October 28, 2017, the streets of Historic Uptown Lexington transform into a great big playground with food, entertainment, shopping and lots of family fun. It all begins at 8:30 a.m. and runs ‘til 6 p.m. The Festival is free and plenty of parking will be available. Shuttles will provide transportation service from satellite parking lots throughout the city. Amtrak trains, running between Raleigh and Charlotte, will stop in Lexington in the morning and afternoon. The Piedmont and Carolinian reserve the Festival day to make their only stop here during the year.

More than 100,000 people are expected to attend and enjoy the flavor of slow-cooked pork barbecue, the kind that makes the city the “Barbecue Capital of the World.”

Barbecue Festival Four Official Restaurants:

Barbecue Center
900 N. Main Street
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 248-4633
www.barbecuecenter.com

Smokey Joe’s BBQ
1101 South Main Street
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 249-0315

Speedy’s Barbecue, Inc.
1317 Winston Rd.
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 248-2410
www.speedysbbqinc.com

Stamey’s Barbecue
Highway 150 (Tyro)
Lexington, NC 27292
(336) 853-6426


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7th Annual Benefit Ride

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7th Annual Benefit Ride. New House For Curtis!

Details: 

Curtis and his grandfather lost their home to a fire in West Virginia. They are currently living in a shack and all Curtis wants is a bathroom.

The family has never had a well before and currently, they get their water for an old coal mine, so with the funds raised through Anchor Ridge Ministries, they are going to dig them a well so they don’t have to keep climbing the mountain to keep the water flowing!

After Josh Paul from Anchor Ridge Ministry met with the contractor, it was determined the current home is unlivable. So they have stepped out in faith to build them a BRAND NEW HOME!!!

Donations will be accepted the day of the ride between 8:00 am-3:00 pm at East Bend Baptist Church.

Bring those Motorcycles and Classic Cars. There will also be a Silent Auction.

100% of the proceeds will go to Anchor Ridge Ministry to help fund this project. Afterward Buffalo’s Famous BBQ with trimmings, 50/50 Drawing, Silent Auction & Door Prizes.

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Map to East Bend Baptist Church.

 

 

 

Chicken Stew Fundraiser

Toys 4 Tots fundraiser with delicious Chicken Stew supported by Forgotten Sons Motorcycle Club (FSMC), Baggerz Saloon, Ron Melton, Murphy and I will be at Baggerz Saloon on Saturday, October 27 for Baggerz Halloween Party.

All proceeds will benefit Toys 4 Tots. Stew will be ready to serve at 5:30 pm. Baggerz Saloon will be having a Halloween Contest. So dress your spookiest or sexist!!!

There will be music! Come out and support the Toys 4 Tots campaign. 2 Go containers of stew will be available for sale later in the evening if any Stew is left. Feel free to bring a dessert if you wish.

Tickets for the Harley Davidson Table & Benches will be available – for Toys 4 Tots. As always, thanks for your support.

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Pumpkin patches, corn mazes, hayrides and more! Find October family fun near you

Looking for a pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride or other fall activities near you?

Here’s a list of a few in the Triad area. Call before you go for hours of operation. Happy Halloween!

  • Kersey Valley Maize Adventure, Archdale
    Corn maze
    1615 Kersey Valley Road, Archdale, NC (336) 431-1700
  • Hawks Pumpkin Patch, Winston-Salem
    Pumpkin patch
    2558 W Clemmonsville Road, Winston-Salem, NC (276) 233-5059
  • Clodbuster Farms, Kernersville
    Pumpkin patch
    5500 Leonard Farm Road, Kernersville, NC (336) 409-0796
  • Kenneth Rudd Farm, Greensboro
    Pumpkin patch
    4021 Hicone Road, Greensboro, NC (336) 621-1264
  • Ingram’s Strawberry Farm, High Point
    Pumpkin patch
    6121 Riverdale Drive, High Point, NC (336) 431-2369
  • Kernersville Pumpkins and Christmas Trees, Kernersville
    Pumpkin patch
    853 Old Winston Road, Kernersville, NC (336) 409-6251
  • Isely Farms, Burlington
    Pumpkin patch
    2980 Burch Bridge Road, Burlington (336) 584-3323
  • Secret Meadows at Green Dell Farm, Thomasville
    Pumpkin patch
    845 Sullivan Road, Thomasville, NC (336) 906-9437
  • Stone House Farm Pumpkin Patch, Pfafftown
    Pumpkin patch
    6145 Skylark Road, Pfafftown, NC (336) 817-6661
  • J Razz and Tazz Farm, Gibsonville
    Pumpkin patch, corn maze, rides
    466 Peeden Drive, Gibsonville (336) 697-2473
  • Riverside Farms, Rockingham County
    Pumpkin patch, other activities
    241 Riverson Road, Madison, NC (336) 427-5937
  • Tuttle’s Farm, Rockingham County
    Pumpkins, other activities
    1353 Titan Berry road
    Stoneville, North Carolina (336) 627-4261