Category Archives: History

MD: Surratt House Museum for Christmas Past and Present

Clinton, MD Exit 7A: As you enter the side door of the Surratt House Museum you are walking in the path of John Wilkes Booth the night he killed President Lincoln, since he came here to retrieve a rifle, field glasses … Continue reading

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NC: Fayetteville Rolls Back the Clock for “A Dickens Holiday”

Fayetteville, NC Exit 49: The holiday season would not be complete stepping back into the Victorian era in Fayetteville Christmas tradition. Ever wish for a simpler time, when the pace of life wasn’t hectic and families still enjoyed spending evenings together? … Continue reading

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NH: More Than 500 Home Made Pies are Sold to Make Money for Charity

Greenland, NH Exit 3: Doors open to the 27th Annual Greenland Craft Fair & Pie Sale on November 19th, where each year on the Sunday before Thanksgiving you can find a line of people waiting at the Greenland Central School. … Continue reading

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GA: Kingsland for Southern-fried Catfish and Small Town Family Fun

Kingsland, GA Exit 3: Enjoy this down-home festival with crispy Southern-fried catfish and all the fixings,  festival goers can feast on this and much more at Kingsland’s 35th Annual Catfish Festival. The family-fun, outdoor festival kicks off at 9am Saturday, … Continue reading

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FL: Exhibit at Flagler Museum Celebrating the Brave Aviator Daredevils of World War I

Palm Beach, FL Exit 70: Presented by Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, the first museum exhibit devoted to the image of the World War I pilot-hero, Knights of the Air honors the daredevil pilots who risked everything for the cause at … Continue reading

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NC: Whirligig Festival for Art in Motion, Touch-a-Truck and a Dive Into a Cake

Wilson, NC Exit 121: The North Carolina Whirligig Festival is a 2-day hometown annual arts and crafts festival features arts of the region, including the giant Whirligigs created by late local artist, Vollis Simpson. Like the whimsical outsider art, the … Continue reading

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NC: Celebrating Cotton and Importantly, the Cotton Farmers

Dunn, NC Exit 73: The 19th annual North Carolina Cotton Festival  takes place in Downtown Dunn on November 4, 2017. This family-fun event draws more than 10,000 people each year and is a celebration of the farmer and in particular … Continue reading

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MD: Urban Adventure Quest – Baltimore is your Game Board…Anytime!

Baltimore, MD Exit 53: Turn Baltimore’s Inner Harbor into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. What a fabulous, unique and entertaining way for the whole family to see the city.  This amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure combines … Continue reading

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MA: Surrender to the Spell of Salem and be Prepared to be Scared

Salem, MA Exit 47 to route 114: Salem is synonymous with Halloween and you are invited to a month long Halloween party. Throughout the entire eerie month of October, Salem offers the ultimate Halloween experience filled with fun, goosebumps worthy … Continue reading

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NC: A Celebration For Farmer’s Best Friend – the Mule

Benson, NC Exit 79: The small town of Benson, North Carolina, with a population of around 3500, will swell to approximately 30,000 come September 21-24, 2017 when the 68th Annual Benson Mule Days Celebration, which honors the farmer’s best friend, the … Continue reading

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