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Record-Breaking Duo Florida Georgia Line slides into Summer with New Headline Tour

Record-Breaking Duo Florida Georgia Line slides into Summer with New Headline Tour

THIS IS HOW WE ROLL SUMMER SERIES 2014 Launches In May, Featuring Multi-Platinum Superstar Nelly and Opening Act Chris Lane @Nelly_Mo, @FLAGALine, @iamchrislane CHARLESTON, SC Mar. 14, 2014 – As announced across social media earlier today, reigning ACM New Artist of the Year Florida Georgia Line will turn up the heat with their headline run – THIS IS HOW WE ROLL SUMMER SERIES 2014. Kicking off May 30 in Springdale, AR, the sizzling new tour will slide into select baseball stadiums and feature special guest, Grammy Award-winning Nelly and opening act Chris Lane. The tour will visit Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park on June 12. Information on tickets and an on-sale date will be announced in the near future. “Last year we played the ballpark […]

BMW Charity Pro-Am Brings Back Celebrity Walk of Fame

BMW Charity Pro-Am Brings Back Celebrity Walk of Fame

BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation Brings Celebrity Walk of Fame Back to Downtown Greenville GREENVILLE, SC Mar. 13, 2014 – Officials from the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation announced today that after a six-year hiatus, the Celebrity Walk of Fame presented by Piedmont Natural Gas is returning to downtown Greenville. “We’ve received questions about the Walk of Fame consistently since we last held the event in 2007, and we’re so excited to finally bring this unique event back to downtown Greenville, ” said Darin MacDonald, executive director of South Carolina Charities, Inc., the non-profit that manages the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation. “We have to thank Piedmont Natural Gas for serving as the event’s […]

Seafood Series a locals favorite!

Seafood Series a locals favorite!

ROANOKE ISLAND, NC Mar. 12, 2014 – Tantalize your taste buds with new recipes from the sea, presented by a local chef. Different seafood is featured at each session, with an emphasis on local Outer Banks seafood. Class participants receive biological information, copies of all recipes and a savory sample of each dish prepared. Ages: 12 and up BLACK PELICAN OCEANFRONT RESTAURANT & CATERING COMPANY Thursday, March 20, Noon Monday, April 14, Noon $23 per Person $18 for NC Aquarium Members Duration 2 Hours  

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Summer day camp registration opens 6 a.m. April 1

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Summer day camp registration opens 6 a.m. April 1

PINE KNOLL SHORES, NC Mar. 12, 2014 – No fooling – it’s time to register for summer day camps at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores.  Online registration opens at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, April 1. Registrations are accepted online only; phone requests cannot be processed. Camps often fill quickly so be ready – go to the program registration page and create a profile in advance. Campers enjoy outdoor adventures, behind-the-scenes action and hands-on activities. All camps run from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The fee is $270 per camper – members pay $243. Payment is due upon registration. This summer brings a new camp just for the small fry – Sea Squirts for kids entering kindergarten and […]

Topsail Island Trilogy by Carol Ann Ross
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Topsail Island Trilogy by Carol Ann Ross

THE DAYS OF HAIRAWN MUHLY  is the first book in the continuing Topsail Island saga written by Carol Ann Ross.  Carol is a native of the Carolina coast and remembers a time when life there was very different than today. As for the progress made along the eastern seaboard, she often asks, “where in the hell did quaint and simple go?” Carol has written for a couple of newspapers and has penned six books, fiction and non-fiction.She has experienced many occupations, from first mate on a fishing boat to college instructor. THE DAYS OF HAIRAWN MUHLY Before 1941 Topsail Island was a no name barrier island referred to as “the banks.” It was a sanctuary to fishermen and farmers alike; […]

Phish announced summer tour to include Charlotte concert

Phish announced summer tour to include Charlotte concert

PHISH ANNOUNCES 2014 SUMMER TOUR   PNC Music Pavilion Charlotte – Friday July 25   Online Ticket Request Period Is Underway; Tickets Go On Sale To General Public Beginning Saturday, March 29   Phish will kick off its 2014 summer tour on July 1 at XFINITY Center in Mansfield, MA and celebrate the Fourth of July with a three-night stand at Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, NY (July 3-5). There will be numerous waterside dates – including the band’s first shows on New York City’s Randall’s Island (July 11-13) and at The Amphitheater at the Wharf in Orange Beach, AL (August 1) and a return to Northerly Island (July 18-20), with its stunning view of the Chicago skyline. For […]

Furry fun April 5 at Otter Birthday Bash

Furry fun April 5 at Otter Birthday Bash

PINE KNOLL SHORES, NC Mar. 11, 2014 – Join the furry fun Saturday, April 5, and salute three of the Aquarium’s favorite residents – river otters Neuse, Pungo and Eno. The annual Otter Birthday Bash celebrates the fun-loving creatures and the conservation success stories of their species. Activities are free with admission or membership. Wish the otters well, sign their big birthday card and watch them enjoy otter-oriented birthday  gifts and ice cakes only otters could love. Explore more about otters with playful crafts and programs, and enjoy a slideshow of otters in action. The photos include Eno’s story, which inspired the annual celebration. Eno arrived at the Aquarium in 2008 as an orphaned infant, needing round-the-clock care. As he […]

Boston announces Uptown Amphitheatre concert

Boston announces Uptown Amphitheatre concert

AN EVENING WITH BOSTON   Uptown Amphitheatre at the NC Music Factory Charlotte June 10 – 8pm   Tom Scholz’ band BOSTON will embark on a highly anticipated summer tour in June of this year following the successful release of their latest album, “Life, Love & Hope.” Always a huge crowd pleaser with their high-energy stage show, out-of-this-world sound, and remarkable musicianship and singing, BOSTON will feature the personnel and music from their highly acclaimed 2012 tour with some exciting additions. BOSTON will play Uptown Amphitheatre at the NC Music Factory Charlotte on June 10 at 8pm.  Tickets go on sale Friday March 14 at 10am at LiveNation.com, via the Live Nation mobile app, The Fillmore Charlotte box office, all […]

Ray LaMontagne Announces two Carolinas Dates

Ray LaMontagne Announces two Carolinas Dates

RAY LAMONTAGNE New Album Supernova Released This Spring North Charleston Performing Arts Center – July 16 Red Hat Amphitheater Raleigh – July 26   Ray LaMontagne with special guests The Belle Brigade will play North Charleston Performing Arts Center on July 16 and Red Hat Amphitheater Raleigh on July 26. Tickets will go on sale Friday March 14 at Noon at Ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets or charge by phone at 800-745-3000. Tickets for the Charleston show will also be available at the North Charleston Coliseum box office.  Jenny Lewis will play as special guest in Charleston only.  Tickets for the Raleigh show will also be available at the Belk box office at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre and Duke Energy Center box […]

Mike Epps Charlotte date rescheduled for Saturday September 20

Mike Epps Charlotte date rescheduled for Saturday September 20

COLUMBIA, SC Mar. 11, 2014 – The Mike Epps performance scheduled to take place at Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte on Friday March 14 has been rescheduled for Saturday September 20.  Tickets purchased for the Friday March 14 performance will be honored night of show, no exchange necessary. Tickets are on sale now at LiveNation.com, the Bojangles’ Coliseum box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, or charge by phone 800-745-3000. For more information go to LiveNation.com. # # # About Live Nation Entertainment: Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. For additional information, visit www.livenation.com/investors

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