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TONY RICE TO BE HONORED AT 20TH ANNUAL CHARLIE POOLE FESTIVAL
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WXII Celebrates Rockingham County: TODAY!
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Reidsville Breaks Ground on Senior Center
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April 28, 2015
After April 28, 2015
5/2/2015
Neely Appearing LIVE at Eclectic Calico
5/2/2015
Reidsville Market Square Farmer's Market

Opening Day for 2015 Season!






Hours: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The Market Square Farmer's Market gives local and regional farmer's, bakers, cooks and entrepreneurs an opportunity to sell their goods.  The Farmer's Market in Reidsville is an institution and has been in operation for 30 years.  Since building Market Square, it has expanded to include all types of farmers, bakers, artisans and more. 

Open May 02 through October 31, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 7:00 am- 1:00 pm, there is no reason you should not have fresh local produce!  Support your local businesses and farmers!!!!

NOW ACCEPTING SNAP/EBT, credit and debit!!!

5/6/2015 - 5/7/2015
Eden Chamber Business Expo













Wednesday, May 6 :  4 p.m. - 8 p.m. VIP Red Carpet Event (ticketed gala)
Thursday, May 7:   4 p.m. - 8 p.m. Open to the Public

Kingsway Plaza, 220 W. Kings Hwy.
5/7/2015
AN EVENING OF JAZZ
 Jazz Band
5/9/2015
2nd Annual Fire Muster
Presented by the Western Rockingham Firefighters Association
Fire Truck Contest! Fire Local Vendors! Kids Activities!
Fire Challenge 9AM
Fire Muster 1PM

Elliiott Duncan Memorial Park
500 West Main Street
Mayodan, NC  27027


5/17/2015
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Camp Fun Day & Open House
Fun day & Open House at BJP!!
2pm - 6pm
Enjoy Games, Fishing, Archery, Nature Hikes, Canoeing and Much More!
FREE
For more information: www.bjpenn4h.org


5/30/2015
Oink & Ale
Enjoy delicious barbecue and ribs, MillerCoors and Pig Pounder products, along with beverages from several other local craft brewers.

Featuring:
ERIC & THE CHILL TONES

12-6pm
Monroe Street, Eden NC (Historic Leaksville District)

Tickets $10 each and includes a commemorative tasting glass, 9 beer tasting tickets and a live concert.
6/6/2015
13th. Annual Piedmont Pottery Festival




6/12/2015 - 6/13/2015
Charlie Poole Music Festival
The Charlie Poole Music Festival, now celebrating its 20th year, is a project of Piedmont Folk Legacies, Inc., a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote and preserve the musical and cultural legacy of the Piedmont region and to celebrate its influence on the development of American vernacular music, as exemplified by Charlie Poole.













The festival is held each year on the second weekend of June in Eden, North Carolina, home and final resting place of Poole. Fans come from far and wide to celebrate the special contribution that Charlie Poole and the North Carolina Ramblers made to American music.

20th Annual Charlie Poole Music Festival
June 12-13, 2015
Location: Governor Morehead Park, 422 Church St., Eden, NC 27288.


For more information visit
www.charlie-poole.com
7/3/2015 - 7/4/2015
Eden Kiwanis Ole Fashion Fourth of July
Annual Ole Fashioned July 4th Celebration at Morehead High School - Pierce St., Eden NC Eden, NC 2728 
Enjoy music, food, fun and fireworks!
July 3rd: 5-10 pm
July 4th: 2-10 pm (FIREWORKS SHOW)
Admission is free! 
7/25/2015
Shagging in the Vines Featuring Jim Quick & Coastline Band and The Night Move Band
7-10 P.M.
Car Cruise-in begins at 6 with music by:
Jim Quick & COASTLINE
Great food and beer garden
Bring your lawnchair, family and friends for a great time!
For more information call 336-612-8049
8/22/2015
Touch A Truck
9/5/2015
Mayodan Homecoming & Antique Festival

Antique Festival will be held Friday and Saturday, September 5th and 6th at Jake Atkinson Ballpark, 503 W. Main Street, from 8:00am - 5:00pm daily ($2 admission).

The Homecoming Festival will be held downtown at Main & 2nd Ave. on Saturday, September 5th from 9:00am - 8:00pm (free admission).  There will be great music, food, craft vendors, and a Cruise-In sponsored by the Downtown Mayodan Merchants Association.  The "Part Time Party Time" band will perform at 6p.m. on Saturday.
9/18/2015 - 9/19/2015
11th Annual Eden Riverfest
12th. Annual Riverfest
Celebrating Eden's Art, History and River Heritage!
Friday 5pm - 10pm and Saturday 10am - 10pm

For More Inofrmation:  www.exploreedennc.com or 336-612-8049
9/26/2015
Stoneville Fall Festival
14th Annual Stoneville Rotary Fall Festival!
 
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Great food, live music, crafts, raffles and lots of fun in beautiful downtown Stoneville NC.
Hosted by the Stoneville Rotary Club.
For more information contact: 336-573-3977 or 336-423-9721. 
9/27/2015
Run with the Cows 5K Fun Run/Walk
Run with the Cows 5K Fun Run/Walk
Sunday, September 27, 2015
at the Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail

Pre-Registration: $25 before 9/8/14
$30 thereafter

Includes event T-shirt*, a goodie bag and a finisher’s award.
This is not a timed event.

Check in (and late registration) 1:30pm
Run/Walk Starts 2:30pm

*must register by 9/8/14 to guarantee event T-shirt

Location of trail: (GPS 36.382734,-79.703124)
Just west of 2138 Wentworth St, Reidsville, NC
See maps and detailed directions at www.chinquapenntrail.org

Questions contact:
T Butler: 336-349-5727
members@danriver.org

Becky Loyacano:904-327-7300
beckyloyacano@yahoo.com

Visit us on Facebook , Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail

Register by mail below, or click 5K registration link at www.chinquapenntrail.org 
10/3/2015
Madison Heritage Festival

Madison Heritage Festival.. Historical Downtown Madison
Saturday Oct. 3rd 10-7
Music on 2 Stages..Tribute to National Recording Artists The Hoppers,which were inducted into Gospel Music Hall Of Fame.They will be here for a one hour show.Eric and the Chilltones will close out the evening from 5 to 7.
Over 100 vendors,demonsrations,Kids Area,Food Court and lots more! For more info call Danny Smith @ 336-548-2305 or Bobby Pleasants @ 336-427-2112.
Applications are being taken now for food and crafters available @ MadisonHeritageFestival.com

10/9/2015 - 10/10/2015
Reidsville Downtown Homegrown Festival
Arts, Crafts, Antiques and Collectables; lots of Food and Fun fill the streets of Downtown Reidsville while music from two stages fill the air. For more information: 336-347-2307 rdc@ci.reidsville.nc.us www.downtownreidsvillenc.com

May 2, 2015
Neely Appearing LIVE at Eclectic Calico
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May 2, 2015
Reidsville Market Square Farmer's Market
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