Sunday, November 01, 2015
The HOME MAZE & Pumpkin Patch (Fund Raising Event)
Location: The Children's Home, 1001 Reynolda Rd (use The Farm entrance)
The Farm at The Children's Home has cut a family-friendly and fun maze in the shape of The Children's Home logo on 6.5 acres of sorghum! In addition to the sorghum maze, there is a toddler hay maze, a kids cow train, photo cutouts, a parent hangout, a pumpkin chucker (YES, a pumpkin chucker!), and much more! Pumpkins and concessions will be available for purchase. We're working on food trucks and unique activities for our weekends too. Tickets start at $7 for Kids age 4-11 and Seniors age 65+; $10 for ages 12+; FREE for ages 3 and under. $5 & $8 Group rates during the week are available for school groups and community organizations.Saturdays - 10 am to 6 pm Sundays - 12 pm to 6 pm Group admission Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday - 9 am to 2 pm (by reservation only) Proceeds benefit The Children's Home!
Saturday, November 07, 2015
Colfax Persimmon Festival (Festival)
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Historic Stafford Farm, Colfax
The persimmon harvest and traditional farming are celebrated with persimmon products, demonstrations, live music, arts & crafts, food vendors and more on a historic farm in Colfax. $7 adults, children under 12, free; parking, $5/car.
Friday, November 13, 2015
3rd Annual Brews & Barrels for Belle (Fund Raising Event)
Time: 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Location: Deep River Event Center
Wine, beer and food tasting event to benefit the "Belle Raisers Foundation," a Cystic Fibrosis charity.Your ticket allows you to enjoy tastings from 25+ vendors while knowing you're helping cure Cystic Fibrosis!The "Belle Raisers Foundation," a Triad-based nonprofit dedicated to raising money for Cystic Fibrosis research and patient care, is hosting the event. The Hanson family started their fundraising efforts as "Belle Raisers" shortly after their daughter, now 4 years old, was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis (CF), a deadly genetic disease, the Monday after Father's Day in 2011 when she was only one-month old.There is no cure. There is no remission. But, there is hope and YOU can help!