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Food trucks, concert series, Walk N Wag return to Hamlet in April

Mama Blair's is one of several food trucks scheduled to be in Hamlet in April. RO file photo

HAMLET — April is shaping up to be a busy month for the Seaboard City.

TGIF Food Trucks returns April 14 with a selection of delectables.

Four food trucks are scheduled to be behind the Hamlet Depot from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.: Mama Blair’s; Unity BBQ; Wild Sunflower Pizza; and Big D’s Donuts.

There will also be a cruise-in on Main Street from 4-7 p.m., with Kona Ice joining in an hour before.

Organizers decided this year to combine the Boxcar Concert Series with food truck Fridays.

The Safety Committee, a local cover band that performed last season, returns to Main Street Park on April 28 to kick off the series from 6-8 p.m.

Click here to see photos from last year’s performance.

Food trucks for that event include Mama Blair’s, Gu-Ma & Yopa’s Kitchen, Alford’s Smoke & Grill and Big D’s Donuts all day and Kona Ice from 3-7 p.m.

Hamlet will also hold its second annual Walk N Wag from 9 a.m.-noon at Main Street Park, collecting donations and supplies for the Richmond County Animal Shelter and Richmond County Operation Fix (formerly Animal Advocates).

Click here to see photos from last year’s event.

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There is a $10 entry for the pet parade. Gift baskets will be raffled off and there will be freebies for pets and people. Burger Bros and Gentleman Mobile Bar will be on site with food and mocktails.

Yoga by the Tracks will also be held at 6 p.m. April 27 at Main Street Park.

For more information, contact Mechelle Preslar at 910-582-0603.

The Safety Committee performs during the Boxcar Concert Series in May 2022.