Spring Ride and Play for Veterans

When: Saturday April 8, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm
Kickstands Up at 10:00am
Where: 314 E Center St, Lexington, North Carolina 27292

Come celebrate Spring and honor our veterans and their life changing service dogs!

We will have a motorcycle ride through scenic Davidson county with kickstands up at 10am. Cost is $10 a motorcycle.

There will be food, games and a 50/50 Raffle. Lots of prizes from our sponsors too! We already have (2) family passes to Kaleideum and (2) Day passes to US National Whitewater Center as raffle prizes. Stay tuned for more!

Hot dogs will be on the menu courtesy of Cardinal Wings. Gunny Smitty’s will be on site selling his famous Kettle Corn and Fresh Lemonade!!!!

Thank you to Cardinal Wings – NC M – Salisbury for putting this ride and fun together! Please contact Diane Davis at 704-202-9556 or Brigette Parsons 336-406-4177 if you would like to know more about the event.

Spring Ride and Play for Veterans on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1812214202328608/
Saving Grace k9’s on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/sgk9s/
Saving Grace Official Website: http://savinggracek9s.com/

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Grand Re-Opening of Saving Grace K9’s

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WHEN:
Saturday, March 4th
Ribbon Cutting at 11:00am
Event from 9am-6pm

WHERE:
Saving Grace K9’s
314 East Center Street
Lexington, NC 27292

Saving Grace K9s and Hound’s Tooth Academy for Dogs would be honored to have y’all come out and see our new digs!!!! Our volunteers and sponsors really outdid themselves!

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Gunny Smitty’s Hot Dogs will be selling gourmet dogs. And what goes better with food??? Well, wine and beer, of course. Tastings Wine and Beer (our new neighbor) will be opening their doors wide open celebrating with us.

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Red Donuts, Lexington’s only donut shop will be donating 6 dozen donuts. Please go visit them at 5 East 1st St. and buy some donuts. I PROMISE you won’t be disappointed. Their donuts are fantastic and better than Krispy Kreme!

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We are pleased to announce that a representative from The Department of Veterans Affairs out of the Winston Salem NC office will be set up and ready to answer questions from 10am to 2pm! And get dog kisses too of course.

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For more info visit their websites:

Facebook Sign-up: https://www.facebook.com/events/387556268273226/

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/sgk9s/

Website: http://savinggracek9s.com/index.html

Upcoming Events: Spring Ride For Veterans

Winston-Salem, Greensboro ranked among 100 best places to live in America

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Winston-Salem, N.C. — Several popular North Carolina destinations, including Greensboro and Winston-Salem, are ranked among the top 100 places to live in the United States, according to U.S. News and Report.

The list ranks the country’s 100 most populous metropolitan areas based on the job market, value, quality of life, desirability and net migration.

Raleigh took the No. 7 spot, Charlotte is No. 14, Winston-Salem is No. 37 and Greensboro is listed at a solid No. 51.

“Winston-Salem, referred to by locals as just Winston, is a region with an upward trajectory that still maintains its Southern roots. But while the population is traditionally Southern in its friendliness, it’s also comprised of cultures from around the globe,” the publication says. “The metro area celebrates its diversity during an array of festivals and through a variety of cuisines. You’ll find restaurants serving everything from traditional North Carolina barbecue to Indian curries and Greek pastries.”

Writer Brent Patterson describes Winston-Salem as having a “small-town feel while allowing for improvements.”

Michele Hartle’s Greensboro description is just as endearing, describing the city as being a “short jaunt to and from all major cities in North Carolina.”

“Greensboro, North Carolina, is one of those places that’s big enough to have everything you need, but small enough for you to regularly bump into people you know,” she writes. “People who live here love it and say they have no reason to leave. Those who do leave will often return home to Greensboro to raise their families.”

The top 10 cities include:

  • Austin
  • Denver
  • San Jose, California
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Fayetteville, Arkansas
  • Seattle
  • Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina
  • Boston
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • Salt Lake City

See the entire list here.

6th Annual Petty Museum Polar Ride

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Smokin’ Harley-Davidson is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s 6th Annual Petty Museum Polar Ride on Saturday, January 28th. It’s an opportunity to get on your bike for a Winter Blast to the Petty’s Garage and Petty Museum in Randleman to meet Richard Petty, Kyle Petty and Dale Inman. You can pre-register now at Smokin’ or register the day of from 9:00 am – 10:30 am. $35 per person includes lunch and T-shirt. We will leave Smokin’ promptly at 10:30. All proceeds to benefit the Petty Family Foundation.

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Directions: Richard Petty Museum, 309 Branson Mill Rd, Randleman, NC 27317

Triad Holiday Concerts

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The 2016 dates for the annual FOX8/Old Dominion Triad Holiday Concerts have been announced. All of the concerts will feature Christmas music.

The Burlington concert will feature music by the Greensboro Symphony and will be held at Williams High School Auditorium on Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

The Greensboro concert will feature music by the Greensboro Symphony and will be held at the Greensboro Coliseum on Dec. 16 at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

The Winston-Salem concert, featuring music by the Winston-Salem Symphony, will be held at LJVM Coliseum on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

FOX8’s Neill McNeill and Katie Nordeen will once again host this year’s concerts in Greensboro and Winston-Salem.  New this year, the Greensboro and Winston-Salem concerts will feature revamped formats to include more music, more performers, and an intermission break.  The new format promises to make the experience even more fun for attendees of all ages, while maintaining the traditions of more than 25 years of Triad Holiday Concerts.

As always, admission and parking are free for all three concerts with your donation of canned food items to benefit The Salvation Army.  Last year’s FOX8/Old Dominion Triad Holiday Concerts raised more than 500,000 cans of food.  The FOX8/Old Dominion Triad Holiday Concerts serve as the single largest provider of food for the hungry in the Triad, and help stock the shelves of The Salvation Army for more than half the year.

Biker Trash Nation Anniversary Party-Toys For Tots Ride

toysfortots2016We will be doing a Toys for Tots ride starting at the Forgotten Sons clubhouse. We will have several stops and then Baggerz for the after party. We will have two bands and will provide food. Please bring a unwrapped toys for a boy or girl to help some deserving kids.

  • Saturday December 3, 2016.
  • Registration starts 11:00 AM @ Forgotten Sons clubhouse 

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    Map to Forgotten Sons MC Clemmons, NC

  • Kickstands Up 12:30 PM Update 12:00 PM
  • Food will be Provided!
  • $20 or unwrapped Boy or Girls Toy per Rider or Riders.

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Benefit Ride For Justin Tuttle

Benefit Ride For Justin Tuttle
November 19, 2016. Ole Watering Hole in Wallburg, NCjustin-tuttle-ride

Justin Tuttle was in a car accident on August 9th and is going to be out of work for up to 3 years. He has had multiple surgeries, as well as having to learn to walk again.

Justin and Jamie Tuttle recently had a new baby girl.
Medical bills are piling up. His family could use our help.

This will be a fun event, with a ride, raffles, chicken stew, and live entertainment.

Registration will be from 10:30 am- 11:30 am.
Kickstands Up at Noon (12:00 pm)

$10 for single rider and $15 for double.
Ride starts at Ole Watering Hole.

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1st stop- Double D’s Burnout Saloon
2nd Stop- Second and Green Tavern.
3rd Stop- Baggerz Saloon
4th Stop- Returning to Ole Watering Hole for all the fun!

100% of proceeds will go directly to Justin and his family to cover medical expenses. There will also be donation jars at several of your local bars so please come out and help this family in their time of need.

Facebook Event Page- https://www.facebook.com/events/1844691545768244/

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