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Our Town Magazine Returns in 2015
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Rockingham County's New Exisiting Industry Manager
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Rockingham County's MSA Ranks No. 1 for New & Expanded Facilities
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March 29, 2015
After March 29, 2015
Eden Parks&Rec Easter Egg Hunt
Reidsville Downtown Cruise In
10:00 am: Annual Children's Parade

Sponsored by the Rockingham County Partnership for Children.  Big Bang Boom performing at Market Square.  Free lunch to the first 700 that pre-register.  

Call 342-9676 for lunch. To register for arcade call 342-9190.
1st. Annual Northern Star Shoppers Market
“Upscale shopping in a down home atmosphere.”
On Saturday, April 18th the Shoppers Market is open to the public.... 

When and Where?
Saturday April 18th.  9 am - 6 pm 
Madison-Mayodan Recreation Center
300 S. 2nd. Ave. Mayodan, NC

For more information call the Western Rockingham Chamber of Commerce at 336-548-6248 or admincoordinator@mywrcc.com
9th. Annual Walk to Remember
HOSPICE of Rockingham County will hold their Annual Walk to Remember 
The walk will take place at the Chinqua Penn Plantation Walking Trail
Registration starts at 8:30am & the walk begins at 10:00am
Participants may walk as individual entries or assemble a group and walk as a team. Entrants are asked to raise or donate a minimum of  $25.
For more information contact the Hospice ofice at 336-427-9022 or hospicerc@triadbiz.rr.com.
Online registration is available at www.hospiceofrockinghamcounty.com

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!
For more information: www.bjpenn4h.org

Oink & Ale
Enjoy delicious barbecue and ribs, MillerCoors and Pig Pounder products, along with beverages from several other local craft brewers.
Monroe Street, Eden NC (Historic Leaksville District)
Tickets $10 each and includes a commemorative tasting glass, 9 beer tasting tickets and a live concert.
13th. Annual Piedmont Pottery Festival
9:00am - 4:00pm
Kindsway Plaza, Eden NC  27288

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
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! 
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:
Great food and beer garden
Bring your lawnchair, family and friends for a great time!
For more information call 336-612-8049
Touch A Truck
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
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. 
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

Becky Loyacano:904-327-7300

Visit us on Facebook , Chinqua-Penn Walking Trail

Register by mail below, or click 5K registration link at www.chinquapenntrail.org 
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

April 4, 2015
Eden Parks&Rec Easter Egg Hunt
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April 10, 2015
Reidsville Downtown Cruise In
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