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The Best Bike Shops in the Greensboro, NC Area 2018

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018
Bike Shops in the Greensboro, NC area 2018, text on an image of a young woman standing by her bicycle and the ocean with her arms raised towards the waning sun

Greensboro, NC Area Bicycle Shops 2018

As spring 2018 begins to blossom in the Greensboro, NC area it signals to us all that it is time to get our bicycles ready to ride again.  With winter fading fast in the rearview mirror, we are free to once again explore all that our community has to offer on a leisurely bike ride downtown or a heart rate rising ride through one of our many local bike trails.  If your bike is in need of some repair or a complete rebuild before taking it out for a spin this season, one of these eight Greensboro area bike shops can have you back biking in no time flat. (more…)

What is Happening around Greensboro, NC in April 2018?

Friday, April 6th, 2018
April 2018 Greensboro, NC Events & Activities, text on an image long green grass growing next to a dock

Spring is starting to saturate our days with more sunshine and warmer weather and that means everyone is getting antsy to break free from the confines of their houses.  If you have been waiting patiently for spring activities to return to Greensboro, NC, you are in luck because April 2018 offers a wide variety of events taking place for everyone to enjoy.  Most of these events and activities are family-friendly while others are adults only so there is something for the whole family to look forward to around Greensboro in April 2018, mark your calendars and be sure to invite all of your friends along for the fun.

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2018 March Madness Opening Round Kia Bracket Matchups

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
2018 March Madness Kia Bracket Opening Round Matchups, text on an image of a basketball hoop from behind

Welcome to the 2018 Opening Round matchups of the Kia Bracket.  This is Carolina Kia’s version of March Madness where we put up our most popular Kia vehicles against their biggest rivals to see which vehicles are the best.  You will see some serious competition and fun along the road to the final four until our ultimate champion is crowned.  Have a look at our opening round bids and be sure to follow our Kia Brackets all the way to the end. (more…)

What’s Happening around Greensboro, NC in January 2018?

Friday, January 5th, 2018
What's Happening in Greensboro, NC January 2018

Don’t let the dropping temperatures keep you inside, get out and enjoy the Greensboro, NC area this January 2018.  These awesome events offer something for everyone, from family-friendly activities, and story time for the kids, to a wine and jazz night for the adults.  No matter what you are looking to find to spend your free time on, there is sure to be something fun for all ages on this list of local happenings around the Greensboro, NC area for January 2018, enjoy. (more…)

Here are the Best #northcarolina Photos from Instagram

Saturday, December 30th, 2017
Sun rising over a mountain lake

Best #northcarolina Photos from Instagram 2017

Some things happen in North Carolina that don’t happen anywhere in the country.  Not all of these phots are exclusive to North Carolinian culture, but most of them are glimpse into the diverse and beautiful place we live, North Carolina.  So, take a break from the stress of 2017’s holiday season and enjoy these best #northcarolina photos from Instagram.  We have sifted through the over 4 million posts with the #northcarolina to bring you these 8awesome photos from our home state. (more…)

What are the All-Time Greatest Christmas Cartoons?

Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
Greatest Christmas Cartoons of All-Time, text on an image of a cartoon Santa Clause holding a mistletoe

The Christmas season is more than exchanging presents, and attending parades and parties, it is also our best time to reconnect with old friends and far away family.  Something about the nostalgia of the holiday season sends us all back to our seven-year old selves, and nothing jumpstarts that journey like classic Christmas cartoons.  No matter how old we get, these Christmas cartoons prompt us to put on our pajamas and cuddle up close to the TV with a warm bowl of popcorn.  Share the joy and excitement of these Ten All-Time Greatest Christmas Cartoons with your kiddos and let the tradition live on. (more…)

What are the Greatest Thanksgiving Movies of All-Time?

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
The Greatest Thanksgiving Movies, text on a cartoon image of a family watching a movie on the couch

There is something about the holiday that makes a night on the couch watching movies a must.  Maybe it is the food coma that sucks us into the couch or the impeding colder weather that keeps us inside, but whatever it is, Thanksgiving is the season of snuggling on the sofa with the ones we love most and enjoying some mindless entertainment.  And there is no better way to celebrate the season than a full-on binge session of the greatest Thanksgiving movies of all-time with some turkey sandwiches and stuffing on the side.  So, start the fire and settle in for an evening of leftovers and these Top-12 greatest Thanksgiving movies ever. (more…)

Plans for Labor Day Weekend in the Piedmont Triad

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
labor day events in greensboro

Labor Day events in Greensboro for 2017

How do you want to spend your Labor Day weekend? Do you want to sit inside and do nothing for three days? We doubt it. Have some fun, and find out what you should be doing this weekend with our guide to Labor Day events in Greensboro for 2017. (more…)

Nature trails in the triad

Monday, July 17th, 2017
hiking and biking in greensboro

Hiking and biking trails in the Greensboro NC area?

The weather is nice, and it’s a great idea to enjoy some quality time with nature. Whether you prefer going by foot or by bike, we have a guide to hiking and biking trails in the Greensboro, NC area. No matter how many miles you want to go, or what your preferred mode of transportation is, we have some great solutions for you. (more…)

What was the first car Kia ever made?

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
What was Kia's first car

What does the Kia name mean?

If you’re an automotive know-it-all with a thirst for even more automotive knowledge, then you may want to know what the first Kia car was. You may even be wondering what the Kia name means. We have answers to all those questions along with a little Kia history lesson right here. (more…)