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6th Annual North Carolina Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the Marine Corps Scholarship Fund

6th Annual North Carolina Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the Marine Corps Scholarship Fund

Get Ready, North Carolina! Sixth Annual NC Golf Tournament And by get ready, we mean get your golf clubs ready for the Sixth Annual North Carolina Charity Golf Tournament. Join us on Monday, September 29 at one of North Carolina’s premier golf courses, Porters Neck Country Club. Monday, September 29, 2014 @ 1:00 p.m. Porters Neck Country Club 8403 Vintage Club Dr Wilmington, North Carolina 28411 Dedicated to supporting America’s military families, 100% of the proceeds raised from this year’s tournament will benefit the Marine Corps Scholarship Fund.

Widespread Panic announces Charleston Fall Tour dates

Widespread Panic announces Charleston Fall Tour dates

WIDESPREAD PANIC NORTH CHARLESTON COLISEUM Friday October 3 and Saturday October 4 WIDESPREAD PANIC ANNOUNCES 2014 FALL TOUR BAND REVEALS DETAILS FOR PANIC EN LA PLAYA CUATRO, TUNES FOR TOTS AND PBS SHOW BLUEGRASS UNDERGROUND   View a special one song performance of Widespread Panic performing 333-feet underground via the PBS series Bluegrass Underground. Nashville, TN – Tickets go on sale July 18th for Widespread Panic’s highly anticipated 2014 Fall Tour. Along with the Fall tour, Widespread Panic is providing a myriad of unique opportunities to experience their music, including performances at Gathering of The Vibes Music Festival, Lockn’ Music Festival & Phases Of The Moon Music + Art Festival.   The 2014 Fall Tour kicks off in October with […]

Museum of the Albemarle: Paint and Cookie: Happy Birthday, United States Coast Guard

Museum of the Albemarle: Paint and Cookie: Happy Birthday, United States Coast Guard

ELIZABETH CITY, NC July 13, 2014 – Celebrate the birth of the United States Coast Guard by joining the Museum of the Albemarle and Serenity Arts Studio for Paint and Cookie: Happy Birthday, United States Coast Guard on Friday, July 25, 2014 from 3:30-5 p.m. atthe Museum of the Albemarle. The Museum and Serenity Studio Arts will join forces in creating a USCG mixed-media canvas.   Elementary age students will use paint, paper, and found objects to create a mixed-media masterpiece on canvas. The masterpieces created by participants during the workshop will be highlighted at Serenity Studio Arts on August 1, 2014 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at First Friday Art Walk. Program made possible by Sikorsky: A United Technologies Company. […]

Charleston RiverDogs Again Join Yankees HOPE Week Initiative

Charleston RiverDogs Again Join Yankees HOPE Week Initiative

Outings Planned for July 15-19 throughout the Lowcountry CHARLESTON, SC July 12, 2014 – The Charleston RiverDogs are once again proud to partner with their parent organization, the New York Yankees, for the HOPE Week Initiative.  The initiative runs from July 15-19, and RiverDogs players, coaches and front office staff will make appearances throughout the Lowcountry during the five-day outreach. This will be the sixth year in which the 27-time World Series Champion New York Yankees have held their HOPE Week Initiative.  HOPE is the acronym for “Helping Others Persevere and Excel,” and this will be the third time that the RiverDogs will bring the concept to Charleston. Contributing sponsors this year include Harris Teeter and Tideline Tours. “We are […]

Big Laughs Theatre and Pelicans Host Hypnosis Night on Sunday – Seeking Volunteers

Big Laughs Theatre and Pelicans Host Hypnosis Night on Sunday – Seeking Volunteers

BIG LAUGHS THEATRE AND PELICANS HOST HYPNOSIS NIGHT ON SUNDAY VOLUNTEERS TO RECEIVE FREE ADMISSION AND TICKETS TO SHOW   MYRTLE BEACH, SC JULY 11, 2014 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, are excited to announce the team’s first Hypnosis Night, presented by Big Laughs Theatre, which will take place this upcoming Sunday, July 13.   Before the game, the award-winning Rich and Elizabeth Wylde from Big Laugh’s Wild 4 Hypnosis Show will hypnotize 10-15 fans in a controlled environment.   Once the group is hypnotized, they will bring them on the field where Rich and Beth will lead them in skits from their family friendly, Wild 4 Hypnosis Mild Family Show. The hypnotized […]

MarineMax Takes On the Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge

MarineMax Takes On the Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC July 10, 2014 – MarineMax Wrightsville Beach announced today that the MarineMax Fishing Team will be a sponsor for the 2014 Wrightsville Beach Inshore Challenge, one of the Fisherman’s Post Inshore Tournament Trail events. The MarineMax Fishing Team will also be competing in the tournament as one of the MarineMax Saltwater Series of tournaments on their new Sailfish 2100 Bay Boat. ”The Wrightsville event will be held July 18-19, several weeks later in the year than previous events which used to be hosted in late May. Our hope is that the later date means a better flounder bite for the participating anglers—more anglers catching more and bigger fish,” explained Max Gaspeny of the Fisherman’s Post in the tournament’s […]

Triple-A All-Star Week Schedule of Events

Triple-A All-Star Week Schedule of Events

Bull City Becomes Center Of Minor League Universe During Five-Day Celebration DURHAM, NC July 9, 2014 – Minor League Baseball’s biggest event has arrived in the Triangle. Beginning this Saturday with All-Star Fan Fest & Block Party and culminating with the 2014 Cree Triple-A All-Star Game on Wednesday, July 16, baseball fans and the game’s brightest prospects are ready to converge on Downtown Durham for All-Star Week. All-Star Fan Fest (#AllStarFanFest) Saturday, July 12 – 11:00am-2:00pm; Durham Bulls Athletic Park All-Star Week’s official kick-off event, Fan Fest will provide an all-access pass to one of the finest Minor League ballparks in the country. Fans can take batting practice on the field, tour team clubhouses and enjoy interactive family fun throughout […]

Blues Harmonica Master Lee Oskar Headlines at Cape Fear Blues Festival July 25-27

Blues Harmonica Master Lee Oskar Headlines at Cape Fear Blues Festival July 25-27

Blues Harmonica Master Lee Oskar Headlines at Cape Fear Blues Festival   Wilmington, NC July 9, 2014 – On July 25-27, blues fans are in for a special treat when the Cape Fear Blues Society welcomes blues harmonica master and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nominee Lee Oskar to Wilmington during the 19th Annual Cape Fear Blues Festival. There’s no one in the music world quite like Lee Oskar. He is a founding member and former lead harmonica player for the 1970s funk/jazz band, WAR. His signature harp solos helped define the WAR sound (think “Cisco Kid” and “Why Can’t We Be Friends”). In 1976 he earned Billboard’s title of #1 Instrumental Artist of the Year. In 1983 he […]

Sneads Ferry Community Theatre: Open Auditions for Dixie Swim Club

Sneads Ferry Community Theatre: Open Auditions for Dixie Swim Club

SNEADS FERRY, NC July 9, 2014 – A hilarious and touching comedy about friendships that last forever! Presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York AUDITIONS Tuesday, July 15th and Thursday, July 17th 2014 @ 7:00 PM Sneads Ferry Community Center 126 Park Lane Show Dates: September 5,6,7 & September 12,13,14 5 WOMEN ARE NEEDED: We are looking for five women who can portray characters that age from 45-80 years old. All five women have major roles in the show. SYNOPSIS: Five southern women who were college swim teammates meet one long weekend every August in the same beach cottage in North Carolina’s Outer Banks to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other’s lives. The show […]

Dine with Dr. Dino July 19-20 at NC Aquarium

Dine with Dr. Dino July 19-20 at NC Aquarium

PINE KNOLL SHORES, NC July 9, 2014 – Dr. Dino brings his passion for paleontology and some of his fossilized finds to the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores on July 19-20, in conjunction with the summer Dinosaur Adventure exhibit. Dr. Dino, a.k.a. Chris DeLorey and the education director at the Brevard Zoo in Melbourne, Fl., has been hunting fossils for educational use for 25 years. Dine with Dr. Dino before or after hours, and enjoy exciting stories from the field, fascinating information about what new research has to say about these prehistoric animals, a narrated tour of the Dinosaur Adventure exhibit and a chance to make souvenir “fossils” from molds of dinosaur bones. Choose from two breakfast programs and an […]