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Carowinds – Taste of the Carolinas 2017 Are you ready for some great Carolina cooking?  Of course!  Who isn’t?!  Since we couldn’t wait to #TasteCarolina, we of course visited on opening day.   Saturdays and Sundays from April 22 through May 14, the midway outside of Harmony Hall at Carowinds turns into a smorgasbord of […]

Last June, it was announced that Dolly Parton had purchased the Lumberjack Feud dinner theater.  After finishing the season with the then-current operator, the show was closed and underwent extensive renovations both inside and out.  Having not attended the original version, comparisons can’t be drawn, but the updated theater looks amazing with great curb appeal […]

Last year, Carowinds began asking #WaterYouDoing2016.  The “seacret” was revealed in grand fasion last fall and throughout the fall and winter months we have been kept up to date on all the construction and changes going on in the then Boomerang Bay water park.  Now, the time has finally arrived to see (sea?) what awaits […]

Kings Dominion is celebrating Spring with their 3rd annual Spring Bloom Festival.  Saturdays and Sundays through May 15, you will find special floral displays lining International Street, samples of internationally-inspired cuisine beneath the Eiffel Tower at the International Food Faire, live entertainment, and more. International Street is the focus of the Spring Bloom namesake, with […]

Carowinds kicked off their second annual Taste of the Carolinas event this past weekend.  Every Saturday and Sunday from April 9 through May 1, the celebration of Carolina culture and cuisine will be set in the heart of the park alongside the coasters and other attractions.  We had the opportunity to visit on opening day […]

Admit it.  At some point in your life you’ve seen a hamster, mouse, or other similar tiny creature rolling around in a little plastic ball and you’ve considered, if only for a moment, what it would be like to kick it or, maybe, roll it down the stairs.  Depending on your strength of character, you […]

Christmas Eve is just one week away.  If you’ve already bought and wrapped all your gifts and have them safely under the tree with pretty bows and ribbons – congratulations.  For many, though, it’s probably time to at least consider a shopping trip so our friends and family don’t end up with Slim Jims and […]

  Six Flags Over Georgia’s Holiday in the Park kicked off this past weekend.  This is their second year being open for the holidays and they have expanded with more shows, more decorations, and more themed lands.  Opening day held mild temperatures and low crowds – an excellent combination for exploring the holiday offerings and […]

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