Therapeutic Riding Center plans fundraiser

Aug. 15, 2013 @ 01:38 PM

Rockin’ Horse Round-up from 5 p.m. until dark Aug. 22 will benefit the North Carolina Therapeutic Riding Center.

The local nonprofit helps children and adults with disabilities.

For information about what the center does, visit nctrcriders.org

There will be food trucks, including Only Burger, Chirba Chirba Dumpling, Local Yogurt on the Go and Mac-Ur-Roni. Carolina Brewery will have beer on hand. Tom Maxwell and the Minor Drag will perform.

There also will be a demonstration of therapy ponies and riders. Tickets are $10, and children 12 and under get in for free. For tickets and information, visit rockinhorsenc.com. The event will be held at 4605 Nicks Road, Mebane.

All proceeds from the event go to benefit the NCTRC.