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Appalachian Therapeutic Riding Center hosting 9th annual 'BBQ at the Barn'

BURNSVILLE – The Appalachian Therapeutic Riding Center will host the ninth annual BBQ at the Barn from 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12. This event raises funds for scholarships as well as helping to fund all the other activities at ATRC. Please help us to help others.

This event is fun for the whole family with games, BBQ and all the fixings, and pony rides from 4-5 p.m. for small children. Come enjoy the beautiful view of the north end of the Black Mountains while visiting with friends and neighbors.

Tickets are available at Banks Jewelers, by calling 828-675-5630 or emailing atrcriding@gmail.com. Tickets may also be purchased at the door. Take Highway 80S to Lower Brown’s Creek Road and follow the signs.

Cost is $20 for adults; $10 for children ages 5-12; and children under 5 are free. Food service begins at 5 p.m. 

The Appalachian Therapeutic Riding Center provides therapeutic horseback riding and non-mounted individualized programs for people with physical, cognitive and/or emotional challenges in a safe, structured environment.

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Spruce Pine, NC 28777 
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