Think you?re pretty smart? Come out and test your knowledge at Duplin Winery?s Trivia Night on Friday, May 4th. Compete in teams against others to see if you have the largest database of useless knowledge while you enjoy some of Duplin?s cool, sweet, and easy wine. Free Trivia Night will be held at the winery the first Friday of every month from May to September.

The trivia event is free and there will be a full selection of Duplin wines available for purchase. Trivia runs from 7PM to 9PM, but arrive early since seats tend to fill up quickly. For more information call 1-800-774-9634.

Duplin Winery
505 North Sycamore Street
Rose Hill, NC 28458

With the beautiful weather of spring comes the opening of some great Duplin seasonal businesses like Harold and Deb Smith’s Strawberries. The Strawberry Patch will be opening Monday April 2nd to sell fresh vegetables, homemade ice cream, wreaths, outdoor d

Duplin County has recently welcomed the new swanky little parlor, Salon on Broadway in Pink Hill. The owners of Pink Hill Pharmacy opened up the salon to offer clients expert service on hair, nails, facials, and massages. Instead of the generic and often bland salon feel, the Salon on Broadway offers a ?shabby chic? environment. Antiquated pieces like chandeliers and mirrors and been painted and updated to have a retro style. For customer convenience, the massage and facial rooms have private access to a shower and there is a private handicap pedicure chair in the back as well.

Make an appointment today with mani/pedi specialist Sherell Byrd, hair stylist Monica Wood, or licensed massage therapist Miranda Stroud. Call 252-568-2256 or stop by the salon at 112 East Broadway Street in Pink Hill to set up your appointment today!

Salon on Broadway
112 East Broadway Street
Pink Hill, NC 28572

If you look around Duplin County, there are little signs everywhere that are hinting at a strengthening economy. There are more help wanted listings in the paper and new businesses are emerging in many towns. One of these new businesses is All Polished Up in Kenansville. Consumers are becoming more willing to spend money and enjoy a little self-pampering and owner Jennifer Byrd is opening her doors to accommodate.

All Polished Up is a one-stop-shop for the ultimate girly-girl. They offer nail services, tanning, and an assortment of gifts. For appointments and more information, call Jennifer Byrd today at 910-275-0102 or stop by the shop at 150 Routledge Road in Kenansville. Support the small business and economy of Duplin County!

All Polished Up
150 Routledge Road
Kenansville, NC 28349

Duplin County has another name to add to the list of successful and famous people from Eastern North Carolina: Blair Mozingo. Miss Mozingo is a native of Albertson and attended East Duplin High School. Although she has clenched many achievements, one of the most recent endeavors was making it to Hollywood and being in the top 96 contestants of the hit TV show American Idol.

Although she didn?t make it to the final rounds of Idol, she has no reason to be down. Blair is a psychology student at Mount Olive College, aspires to earn a Master?s degree, won the crown of Miss Goldsboro, and is slated to compete for the title Miss North Carolina. She is the second student out of East Duplin to compete in Hollywood, the first being Jordan Southerland in 2006. Duplin County is proving to be quite a source of hidden talent!