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Project Pearl: A (Camera) Angle On Pet Adoption

Project Pearl

Project Pearl is a non-profit pet adoption advocate organization in Winston-Salem, NC, that partners with Forsyth County Animal Control to support animal adoptions. The organization began in 2011 when Melissa Ball and Fowler Ruffin were inspired by a shelter dog named Pearl. Pearl had been waiting to be adopted for a long time. Melissa and …

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Dixie Classic Fair

Fall is in the air, and so are fireworks and the smell of funnel cakes at the Dixie Classic Fair. Get your fill of rides, exhibits, animals and fair food at the Dixie Classic Fair in Winston-Salem, NC. It’s the second largest agricultural fair in the state…

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ATP Tennis Returns To Winston-Salem

Winston Salem Open Tennis 2015 at night Tsonga

2020 will marks the tenth anniversary for the internationally known ATP tennis tournament, The Winston-Salem Open! Next year it will be August 22-29, 2020, at the recently renovated grounds of Wake Forest University’s tennis facility. Ticket sales start in June…

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Winston-Salem Recycling: What Can You Really Recycle?

Green Recycling

Winston-Salem recycling support varies based on your specific location. For those that live in our local community, Winston-Salem, NC, here’s a list of things you should recycle. Anything not on this list should not be recycled at this time unless taken to a specific facility. We have included the exceptions too so you have a one-stop local recycling info shop…

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Kids’ Summer Movies: 2019 Schedule

The Grand Theatre Summer Kids Movies

It’s summer! And although that means more time outdoors and at the pool, the Kids’ Summer Movie series at local cinemas is great for rainy days and days you just need an affordable break from the heat all the activity. Find below a listing of participating Winston-Salem cinemas with prices, show times and movies playing with ratings…

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Winston-Salem Area Farmers Markets

Farmers Market

Looking for the details on local Winston-Salem area farmers markets? We’ve got a fresh list, complete with locations, hours, and more to help you find fresh local produce, meats and dairy shopping without too much digging. And you can often find other local items as well including fresh-made jams, handmade soaps, fresh-baked scones and breads, free-range eggs, arts & crafts and more. So get out and explore the local market and get inspired (and hungry!)…

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Cobblestone Farmers Markets

Cobblestone Farmers Market Kids

Cobblestone Farmers Market is open for the season. Once on the cobblestones at Third Street and Patterson, but today the market sets up on Saturdays at Old Salem from 8:30 am – noon. Many have eagerly awaited the reopening of this all-local, producers-only market that features mostly organic farmers and all are screened for sustainable, healthy and humane practices…

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Zagster: Bike Share Comes To Winston-Salem

Zagster Bike Share on street

Winston-Salem has joined the ranks of many cities and universities around the country by adding a bike share system to our urban environment. This system, known as Zagster, provides an opportunity for residents and visitors alike to rent bikes to use around town. Let’s jump on and learn more about this new fun local adventure…

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