Article Published: Aug. 9, 2012 | Modified: Aug. 19, 2012
The third annual Car Show and Motorcycle Ride to benefit
Appalachian Senior Programs will be held Saturday, Aug. 18, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Laurel
Springs Baptist Church parking lot in the Deep Gap Community.
The church is
located at 7504 U.S. 421, Boone.
Among the activities will be a pork barbecue
plate lunch for $8, provided by Big Mo’s BBQ, and a children’s hot dog plate lunch for
All lunches include barbecue, baked beans, slaw, roll, dessert and
Car registration for the show begins at 9 a.m.; it’s $10 per
Motorcycle registration will begin at 9 a.m. Cost is $20 and includes one
lunch and one T-shirt, and for an additional rider, the cost will be
All awards for the car show and motorcycle ride will be given out
around 1 p.m.
In addition, a silent auction will be from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30
Appalachian Senior Programs has been providing services for the children and
seniors in the community for three decades through the Senior Companions and Foster Grandparents
“With the economic downturn, it is crucial that funds be raised to help
with the program costs,” said Debbie Wellborn, director of Senior