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NC: Chili, Music & Exercise: Two Days of Fun in Lumberton

Lumberton, NC Exit 20: Rumba on the Lumber 2018, a festival of food, movement, music and the arts, consisting of two days of events in historic downtown Lumberton with over 4000 people in  attendance. Many wonderful annual events will once … Continue reading

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FL: Flagler Museum’s 2018 Whitehall Lecture Series

Palm Beach, FL Exit 70: The 33rd Annual Whitehall Lecture Series, Heroes of the Homefront: World War I and the Faces of Wartime America, commemorates the roles of American soldiers and supporters during World War I. Each lecture will provide … Continue reading

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VA: Freezin’ and Fishin’ For a Good Cause

Fredericksburg, VA Exit 130: Always wanted to go ice fishing, well here’s your chance. The Weekend Bassers Fishing Club will hold two winter open Ice-Breaker Fishing Tournaments: Sunday, Febuary 25th & Saturday, March 10 at Motts Run Reservoir. The tournaments … Continue reading

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GA: Treasure Hunt on Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island, GA Exit 29: Every winter, throughout the months of January and February, the Jekyll Island Authority hosts a beach treasure hunt known as Island Treasures. The origin of the event dates back to the early 1900s, when fishermen … Continue reading

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NH: Freeze your Tail Off to Raise Funds for Animals

Portsmouth, NH Exit 7: Raise funds by diving into the frigid Atlantic Ocean in New Castle, NH to benefit the thousands of animals that will turn to the NHSPCA in need of warmth, nourishment, medical care and love this year. … Continue reading

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SC: – Stop and Stretch Your Legs in Dillon

Dillon, SC Exit 193: If you’re getting stiff from all that driving or the kids are just suffering from cabin fever from being in the car for so long, here is your perfect solution. The City of Dillon’s Wellness Center is … Continue reading

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SC: 80,000 Pounds of Oysters at Lowcountry Oyster Festival

Pleasant, SC  Exit 33 to Hwy 17 North : Let the shucking begin.  Lowcountry’s much anticipated  35th Oyster Festival will be held Sunday, January 28, 2018. The Lowcountry Oyster Festival is one of the world’s largest oyster festivals and has … Continue reading

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GA: Bring Your Appetite to Sample at the Birthplace of Brunswick Stew

Brunswick, GA Exit 29: Brunswick Rockin’ Stewbilee takes place annually at Mary Ross Waterfront Park, recognizing Brunswick, Georgia as the birthplace of the original Brunswick Stew. As the oft-told tale goes, a slave cook named Jimmy Matthews created the concoction … Continue reading

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FL: Rolex 24 at Daytona – Grueling 24 Hour Endurance Race

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: Since 1962, racing legends from around the world have come to Daytona to compete in a grueling 24-hour marathon.  The Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona is infamously relentless on both driver and machine as sleep-deprived crews perform … Continue reading

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VA: Dance into the Night at a Silent Disco

Alexandria, VA Exit 177: Start the year off right with Torpedo Factory Art Center’s The Late Shift: Brand New Day, a spirited celebration of art, music, and dance. Warm up with an indoor art market, live performances, and pop-up activities … Continue reading

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