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Spirit Halloween Locations Across the Triangle

"H-A-double L-O-W-double E-N spells Halloween!" It's that time of year. Pumpkins, decorations, and spooky music consume front porches this fall. Soon trick-or-treaters will be embarking onto these scenes, which means costumes will be an essential piece. Head to one of…

Travel: What to Do in Asheboro, N.C.

Asheboro, holding a population of  about 26,000 according to the 2020 Census, is NC's 42nd largest city. Although it boasts city credentials, it still holds onto its old-time charm that makes it feel more like a quaint town. From a…

Mountains-to-Sea Trail Celebrates 44 Years

Happy Birthday to the Mountains-to-Sea Trail (MST)! The 1175 mile trail stretching from the Great Smoky Mountains to the Outer Banks turns 44 this September. The Friends of the MST, an advocacy group that promotes construction, volunteer work, and promotion…

Pullen Arts Center Reopens in Northern Pullen Park

The Pullen Arts Center reopened on Wednesday, Sept. 1st after renovations and expansions were complete. Located in the northern section of Pullen Park (105 Pullen Road, Raleigh, NC 27607), this facility provides a space for artists of all types, ages, and…

Haunted Houses and Trails in the Triangle: 2021

Haunted Forest at Panic Point 2808 Cedar Creek Rd, Youngsville Opens Sept. 18 $29-$39 The ever-popular creepy site, which includes the Haunted Forest, is a favorite in the region.  The farm has several attractions, including Killers in the Corn, followed…

Labor Day Events in the Triangle

Labor Day is right around the corner, and we believe you deserve a break. Here is a list of 8 amazing things happening in the Triangle during the long weekend. Shop till you drop, fly airplanes, sit in the driver's…

Sunflower Fields In and Near the Triangle: 2021

Dorothea Dix Park 2105 Umstead Dr., Raleigh "The 308-acre site blends historic architecture and rich landscapes into a unique destination in the heart of Raleigh, North Carolina."Dorothea Dix Park recently announced its Fall Program Guide. The list is extensive so…

The Post-COVID Classroom: Navigating the Transition Back to In-Person School

Heading back to school always comes with a bit of stress, but this year the transition may be especially challenging. Many children haven’t been in the classroom full-time in more than a year. The rules will be different, and most students can expect mask wearing, temperature checks, and social distancing. How can parents help students prepare for a return to…

A Look at Dorothea Dix Park's Fall Schedule

Dorothea Dix Park recently announced its Fall Program Guide. The list is extensive so we narrowed it down to the 7 most family-friendly activities being offered including a teddy bear picnic, a kids nature program, and a locals festival. If…

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