WBFJ CONCERT @ THE DIXIE CLASSIC FAIR

dixieclassicfair

WBFJ CONCERT @ THE DIXIE CLASSIC FAIR

WED OCT 8 IN THE GRANDSTAND AT 7:30PM

FEATURING: COLTON DIXON & JAMIE GRACE

The concert is FREE with Gate Admission to the Fair…
Wed Oct 8 is Lowes Foods Day @ the fair – 5 cans/boxes of Lowes Foods house brand gets free admission. Proceeds go to Crisis Control Ministry.

crisisControlHeader2012

For more information go to www.wbfj.fm

An evening of chocolate-dipped history Historic Coffee, Tea, & Chocolate

An Evening of Chocolate-Dipped History

Friday, February 28, 2014
7:00pm – 10:00pm
Old Salem Visitor Center

This special evening event is a prelude to Saturday’s Chocolate-Dipped History

ImageImage

Join us for a celebration of all things chocolate and things that go great with chocolate. Featuring a chocolate history demonstration by Mars Chocolate North America showcasing a colonial-style drinking chocolate, American Heritage Chocolate®. Guests will enjoy socializing and tastings from local food and beverage vendors celebrating “all things chocolate.” The event also features live music from local musicians and fun giveaways! Attendees will also have the opportunity to purchase historic drinking chocolate to enjoy at home.

Image

COST: $30 for Friends of Old Salem / $40 for non-members. Admission includes hors d’oeuvres, dessert stations, local beers, wine, spirits and live music.

Click here to purchase a ticket to this special event. For more information, please contact Sarah Chandler (336-201-5177, schandler@oldsalem.org).

For more information, please contact info@oldsalem.org or 336-721-7300

Nightlife in Winston-Salem

Nightlife in Winston-Salem Video

Visitors can enjoy local beers and wines and diverse dining and nightlife in Winston-Salem, N.C., which Livability.com named one of the nation’s best downtowns.

Operation Christmas Child celebrates 20th year

Operation Christmas Child celebrates 20th year

operation_christmaschild

myfox8.com

[ooyala code=”05MWwwaDqVfigigiob94ei8q6JBxjdnT” player_id=”d8f58704137d45e392883052ae837773″]

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Operation Christmas Child is celebrating their 20th year.

The Samaritan’s Purse project helps send shoeboxes filled with toys and toiletries to children in some of the poorest countries in the world.

“To me it’s the greatest children’s project around because it is so pure,” said Danny Spainhour, with Pinedale Christian Church, who has been a part of OCC from the beginning even helping hand deliver boxes to children in Kosovo and the Middle East. “We have been at a village where the village had been bombed out. We were able to come in and tell them there is hope there is life ahead.”

The shoebox project has also helped teach children here at home about sharing love and giving.

“I want to fill up my daddy’s truck,” said 6-year-old Elayna Bonnett.

Bonnett and her family fill boxes each year and she is well on…

View original post 68 more words

Harvest Day Old Salem October 19, 2013

Image

Looking for something different to do this weekend?  Begin your visit at the Old Salem Visitor Center (900 Old Salem Road) where you can enjoy a free orientation video and free parking.     

Harvest Day: Pigs and Pippins

October 19, 2013

9:30am – 4:30pm

Old Salem Historic District

Join us for a fun-filled day of activities involving favorite fall foods: Pigs & Pippins(apples)! Celebrate the fall harvest with hands-on activities, puppet shows, historic demonstrations, and more!

Demonstrations and activities for the whole family include:

– See how an apple cider mill works

– Stuffing sausage demonstrations

– Candy apple tastings

– Make and taste applesauce (hands-on)

– Hearth cooking with pork and apples

– Puppet Show: Farmer Kater and the Apple Tree (11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, & 3:00pm)

– And much more!

Image

To complement our historic activities, several modern growers and vendors will be on the Tavern Meadow to talk about and sell their products:

– Century Farms Orchards

– Levering Orchard

– Local BBQ Caterer
– McRitchie Winery & Ciderworks

– Meadows Family Farms

Activities are included with the purchase of an All-In-One ticket.  Purchase a ticket online or at the Visitors Center (900 Old Salem Road).  Friends of Old Salem enjoy free admission.

Also coming to Old Salem

HALLOWEEN IN OLD SALEM

2013hallowen_web_banner

Click on banner for more info!

For more information, please contact info@oldsalem.org or 336-721-7300.

Visit the Official Old Salem website at http://www.oldsalem.org/