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A Few Things To Do In NC This Weekend April 6-9th, 2017

The weekend is nearly upon us so I consulted Google to find a few fun things to do in North Carolina.  Here a just a few that I found...
*April 5-9  The Azalea Festival in Wilmington NC.  More info can be found on the Visit NC website and here at the event website.
*April 6-9 Pennzoil AutoFair at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.  Here is a quote from the event page...
"Car lovers rejoice! The world’s largest automotive extravaganza, the Pennzoil AutoFair presented by Advance Auto Parts, returns this spring on April 6-9, bringing together thousands of hot rods, muscle cars, exotic sports cars and classic automobiles."
*April 7-8 you can head down to Piratefest in Greenville NC.  Click on the link for pricing and events.
*April 7-8 you can check out the New Bern Spring Historic Home and Garden Tour in New Bern NC.
* April 8th is the Spring Fling at Shelton Vineyards in Dobson NC.  Here is a quote from the event site...
"We will host our sixth annual Spring Festival with FREE admission and FREE tours and tastings! Local artisans and craftsmen will be here with their handmade items. Live music will be on the grounds of Shelton vineyards, featuring local favorites"
* April 8th is the Beer and Bacon Festival at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary NC.  There is an admission fee, be sure and consult their site. 
*April 8th is a Lego Fan Expo in Raleigh NC

*April 8th there is a Food Truck Rally at the Apex Farmers Market in Apex NC.

*April 9th Second Chance Pet Adoptions is hosting a fundraising dog walk in Raleigh NC.
I hope this helps you plan your weekend.  Be sure and check out the provided links for all the events to be sure of dates and pricing.  
Have a great weekend!
(all photos on this post are taken from the event websites)


  1. as a prior resident of NC, i say YESSSS to the food truck rally all the way. my family and i used to go and it was so much fun. dress in something flowy if you decide to go!

    1. Thanks for the suggestion, I just may go to that one. If I do expect to see a blog post:-)


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