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Nearby Notes: Festivals, events and more

Festivals and Expos through April 12

North Carolina

Newport, March 27-28. Newport Pig Cookin’ Contest. Details: www.newportpigcooking.com.

Hickory, March 28. Catawba Valley Pottery & Antiques Festival. Details: www.catawbavalleypotteryfestival.org.

Cary, March 28. Beer & Bacon Fest. Details: www.beerandbacon.com.

Wilmington, March 28-29. Herb Fair. Details: www.poplargrove.org.

South Carolina

Summerville, March 27-28. Flowertown Festival. Details: www.flowertownfestival.org.

Charleston, March 29. Lowcountry Cajun Festival. Details: www.ccprc.com (type “Cajun” in search window).

Florence, April 9-12. Pee Dee Spring Plant and Flower Festival. Details: www.visitflo.com/calendar (click calendar). John Bordsen

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