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2017 GII Risen Star Stakes kicks off the Derby Trail's Championship season - Entries - Free PP's - M/L Odds - Post Positions

RACE 11, Risen Star S. (Grade II) POST TIME – 5:00 PM (local)

Purse $400,000. For Three Year Olds. One And One Sixteenth Mile. (Dirt) 198 more words

Horse Racing News

In The Game Room - Episode 47, At the Model Train Show????

Today we take a trip to the model railroad show in hopes of getting a little terrain making inspiration … it worked, it always works. I love these shows. 23 more words

Video Podcast

Vietnamese Tet Festival at the Orange County Fairgrounds

Happy Lunar New Year!  Yesterday, we attended the 2017 Year of the Rooster Tet Festival at the Orange County Fairgrounds, hosted by the Union of Vietnamese Student Associations.   336 more words


Wide Open GIII Lecomte Stakes to kickoff the 2017 Derby Trail season at The Fairgrounds - Entries - Free PP's - M/L Odds - Post Positions

RACE 11, LeComte S. (Grade III)   POST TIME – 5:00 PM (Local)

Purse $200,000. For Three Year Olds. One Mile And Seventy Yards (Dirt) where 10/4/2/1 Derby Points are up for grabs! 163 more words

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A Wintery Escape To The Frosted Fairground At Dreamland 

We first visited Dreamland over the summer and knew that it’s retro feel and rustic, seaside charm were always going to bring us back.

I did however always consider it to be a summertime trip and had never really considered going during the winter months until we were asked to go along last weekend to visit their Frosted Fairground. 470 more words


North Carolina-Wake County-November 19

North Carolina People, Places, and Things-November 19

I am the dad to five adult children. As they were growing up I attempted to remind them they were special and to implore them to learn something new. 255 more words

North Carolina

Ready for some Holiday Cheer? Get to Junk Jubilee Jingles in DSM this weekend!

This is one event you do NOT want to miss!  It’s a special Holiday Junk event in Des Moines, IA at the State Fairgrounds {yes, there are that many vendors!} that includes vintage, upcycled, recycled, chippy, shabby, primitive & more with companies from 10 different states that come together for a whole lot of junk fun! 28 more words