Wood Ducks Baseball Is Back!

Wood Duck Baseball
Yes, that’s right – the mighty Ducks have returned, and it’s time to play ball! The Down East Wood Ducks opens its 2019 season with an exhibition game April 1 at 7 p.m. in advance of the official season opening weekend with four games against the Carolina Mudcats Thursday–Sunday, April... [read more]

Take An Easter Egg Decorating Class!

Easter Egg Decorating Class
For 55 years, The Arts Council of Wayne County has been supporting creative endeavors in our area with events, exhibitions, and one adorable mascot: a black cat appropriately named Artie. The many fun upcoming dates on the council’s calendar include an Artwalk, a live jazz performance, and drawing and painting... [read more]

Mark Your Calendars For The Strides Rockin’ Walk-A-Thon!

North Carolina’s district Lions clubs make it their mission to contribute to the community in many ways, from providing free hearing and vision screenings to running Camp Dogwood, a summer camp for the blind and visually impaired. And the Lions for Diabetes Awareness hosts Strides Rockin’ Walk-A-Thon to bring attention... [read more]

Learn The History Of America’s Favorite Pastime!

The staff and volunteers at the C.S.S. Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center, two blocks off the banks of the Neuse River in downtown Kinston, host a variety of educational events throughout the year. You've been there before and enjoyed exploring the exhibits and learning so much about our area's history.... [read more]

Cheer On The Carolina Hurricanes Against The St. Louis Blues

Carolina Hurricanes
Doug Henry CDJR has the kickstart to your weekend. This Friday the Carolina Hurricanes will face off against the St. Louis Blues at home in Raleigh. The matchup will mark the second time these two out of conference foes have met in the 2018-19 season. Carolina will be looking to... [read more]

Have A Night Out At The Boiler Room Oyster Bar

Boiler Room Oyster Bar
The Boiler Room Oyster Bar in Kinston caters to oyster fans, of course – but there's plenty on the menu to please patrons who have pickier palates, as well. Stop by and enjoy oysters, burgers, beer, and more at this laid-back local favorite. For Oyster Lovers Get 'em any way you like... [read more]

Health & Science Museum At Neuseway Nature Park

Health & Science Museum
If you're looking for a way to spend a fun-filled afternoon with the kids in a place where they can play, discover, and learn all at the same time, then you should plan a visit to the Health & Science Museum at the Neuseway Nature Park. Education Meets Fun It can be... [read more]

2 Date Night Spots In Kinston

Kinston Date Night
With Valentine's Day coming up fast, it's a smart idea to have a couple of good date night options in your back pocket. There are plenty of great restaurants and sweets purveyors in and around Kinston, NC, so you can start your evening off with a romantic dinner for two... [read more]

Host Your Next Event At Kinston Country Club

Kinston Country Club
The new year may have only just begun, but many people are finding their 2019 calendars already filling up fast. The company board meeting is next month, cousin Janie’s baby is due in the spring, Mom and Dad’s gold anniversary is this year, and the book club needs a place... [read more]

Find Fresh Fruit And Vegetables At Lenoir County Farmers Market

Lenoir County Farmers Market
As winter comes to an end, spring is just around the corner. This means you’re bound to see beautiful flowers start jumping out of the ground, showing off their extravagant petals. Leaves start growing back on the trees. Plants grow from the ground. It’s a season of birth and rebirth.... [read more]