Category Archives: Sports

FL: Head to Jacksonville for Huge Kingfish Tournament

Jacksonville, FL  Exit 362A: Professional and amateur anglers and those looking for a fun, family event gather for The Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament (GJKT), a contest fishing for king mackerel that spans six days every July in Jacksonville, Florida. The … Continue reading

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NC: “Going to the Dogs Band” Gives it all to the Dogs

Walterboro, SC 53: The Going to the Dogs Band is hosting a Car Show  to benefit Friends of the Colleton County Animal Shelter (FoCCAS), an organization very close to the band’s heart. Going above and beyond with their commitment to … Continue reading

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CT: Sharkfest Swim, Kayak and SUP Races Down the Mystic River

Mystic, CT Exit 90: It’s the inaugural Mystic River Day, a day celebrating the Mystic River Community. Festivities include: children’s activities and games on the Mystic River Park green, discover Mystic River history,  many local non-profits, animal encounters, meet the … Continue reading

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VA: Bourbon Barrel Regatta at Distillery’s Father’s Day Fest

Fredericksburg, VA Exit 130: Father’s Day is a special day, so why not treat Dad to a fun-filled day at A. Smith Bowman Distillery, the home of World’s Best Bourbon 2016 & 2017, for their 7th Annual Father’s Day Festival. … Continue reading

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FL: Learn all About Dolphins on a Dolphin Paddle

St. Augustine, FL Exit 311: Join Anastasia Watersports and Marineland Dolphin Adventure for a fun-filled interpretive Dolphin Paddle on Salt Run at Anastasia State Park. The park’s estuarine tidal marsh is teeming with plant and animal life . Learn about … Continue reading

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FL: Sunset or Full Moon Kayak or Paddle-board Tours in the Indian River

Melbourne Beach, FL Exit 180: Take a Sunset Kayak Tour at Sebastian Inlet State Park for a memorable exploration the Indian River Lagoon, home to brown and white pelicans, herons, egrets, osprey, bottle-nosed dolphin and manatee.  Or maybe you’d prefer … Continue reading

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FL: Power Boats, Sail Boats, Yachts, Kayaks…at The Florida Boat Show

Daytona Beach, FL Exit 261: The Florida Boat Show at Halifax Harbor and Marina is where the marine industry comes together to highlight new boats with live music, a seafood festival, boating safety and seminars, and exciting festivities for a … Continue reading

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NH: Inspirational Kite Fly to Support Cancer Care

Hampton Beach, NH Exit 2: Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Kites Against Cancer as the sky above Hampton Beach becomes filled with kites of all colors as friends and neighbors gather to honor and remember loved ones affected by cancer. … Continue reading

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NC: Eat Like Pigs at Smithfield’s Ham and Yam Country Festival

Smithfield, NC Exit 95: Downtown Smithfield is the place to be on Saturday, May 5th for the much anticipated 34th annual Ham & Yam Festival,  which occupies several blocks and attracts thousands of people. With pig races, inflatables, vendors, entertainment, … Continue reading

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DC: Cherry Blossom Kite Festival

Washington, DC : The National Cherry Blossom Festival is one the nation’s most cheerful springtime celebration. The 2018 Festival, March 20 – April 15, includes four weeks of events featuring diverse and creative programming promoting traditional and contemporary arts and … Continue reading

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