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Clay County Community Farmers Market

Saturday, Nov 28, 2020 at 9:00am
Manchester, KY
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Jingle Run for Hope

Saturday, Dec 5, 2020 at 8:00am
Morristown, TN
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Sponsors Night Out,TN

Sponsors Night Out,TN
Saturday, Jan 2, 2021 at 4:00 PM
Kodak, TN
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Three Rivers Longbeards, TN

Three Rivers Longbeards, TN
Saturday, Feb 6, 2021 at 5:00 PM
Morristown, TN
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Lee County Strutters, VA

Lee County Strutters, VA
Saturday, Feb 6, 2021 at 5:30 PM
Jonesville, VA
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Pine Mountain Longbeards,TN

Pine Mountain Longbeards,TN
Saturday, Mar 13, 2021 at 5:00 PM
LaFollette, TN
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Veterans Heritage Ridge Run

Saturday, Apr 17, 2021 at 9:00am
Lincoln Park Technology Trade Center
Knoxville, TN
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Cumberland GapTri-State, TN

Cumberland GapTri-State, TN
Saturday, Aug 21, 2021 at 6:00 PM
Cumberland Gap, TN
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