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Located adjacent to Knightdale Station Park, just minutes from your home at the Knightdale Station new home community, Oak City Brewing Company will for the fourth consecutive year again be celebrating the “luck of the Irish,” as part of their annual Shamrock  Shuck event on Saturday, March 16.

The 4thannual Oak City Brewing Company Shamrock Shuck will begin at 12:00 p.m. and continue through the day until 10:00 pm. The outside beer tent at the event closes at 8:00 pm, while the brew houses ceases operation at 10 pm.

As has become normal at Oak City Brewing Company holiday celebrations, there is a little something for everyone to “bring out your green” in celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, as their will be live music throughout the day at the Shamrock Shuck in addition to traditional bagpipers, getting all in the spirit of the day.

For those not eating oysters, Havana Dave’s food truck will be on hand at the event from 12:00- 9:00 pm. However, the much-anticipated annual oyster roast, will see oysters served from 12:00-6:00 pm. It is noted that all “shamrock shuckers” (oyster eaters) should purchase tickets in advance, and they are able to do that online or in person at Oak City Brewing Company.

The special “Shamrock Shucker Ticket” for this event is priced very reasonably at $38 per person and includes the following:

  • 1 peck of steamed oysters (about 2 dozen)
  • 1 beer (pint)
  • 1 customized “Shamrock Shuck” oyster shucker
  • 1 Shamrock Shuck Koozie

In addition to all the great entertainment, food, and beverages, there once again are tent spaces available for rental for private use during the event, with each available space measuring 10×10. This does not include a tent, as renters must provide their own, and space is limited. These spaces are not for vendors and can only be rented at Oak City Brewing Company for $40 a space.

The actual admission to the 4thAnnual Shamrock Shuck at Oak City Brewing Company is free and the first 150 customers to arrive will receive a free Shamrock Shuck koozie. Oak City Brewing Company is located at 616 North First Avenue in Knightdale. For more information on the Shamrock Shuck and all the great upcoming events at Oak City Brewing Company, visit their website at oakcitybrewingcompany.com.

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The Freshest Seafood in Knightdale is located only minutes from your new dream home at the Knightdale Station master planned community, at A’Net’s Katch, where you can eat in or take home and cook.

After growing up on the North Carolina coast, where she was exposed to and learned from her father how to crab, shrimp, oyster, and fish, it would seem a foregone conclusion that she would eventually be something that she could be both passionate and successful at. Fast forward to the Fall of 2011 and the buzz around A’Net’s Katch and the Freshest Seafood in Knightdale had grown to the point that it was a necessity to open a kitchen on site. Since that point, featuring an always creative and evolving menu, the Knightdale and surrounding area has been “hooked.”

Describing her passion and dedication to each meal and dish prepared at A’Net’s Katch, it notes on their website that, “Annette infuses every dish she creates with her knowledge and passion for perfection. Once word of these tasty signature dishes got out,such as the Sloppy crab sandwich, Grilled Mako Shark, Low Country Boils, Calamari, Soft shell crabs, Gator bites and much much more it did not take long to become the best little hidden secret in Knightdale.” Going further to explain their innovative entrees, the site concluded, “We even invented , the Famous Deep Fried Lobster tails, that hopefully land us a spot in the N.C. State fair in the near future.”

The freshest Seafood in Knightdale is available from an incredible selection of over 75 items in the ‘take home’ display case. The options for ‘take home’ range from crab legs to oysters to fresh filets and whole fish. In addition, A’Net’s Katch offers all the amenities one would need to prepare these delicious items, including, Seafood breaders, cajun boils, cocktail and tarter sauces, and so much more.

On top of all of these items, Annette also has her own line of products that can be purchased and include their famous Bang Sauce, Bull Sauce, Bay Sauce, low fat tarter sauce, made from scratch cocktail and tarter sauces, 12 blend seasoning and A’Net’s secret recipe batters that were created right in their very own kitchen.

A’ Nets Katch, featuring the Freshest Seafood in Knightdale is located at 2009 Village Park Drive. According to their official website, which can be visited here,  “The owners, Annette Brown and Greg Knish are Knightdale natives with a passion for guest service and outstanding fresh seafood.” Again referring to their website, they explain there overall view and business model, saying, “We have had this concept in mind for years and decided to take a leap of faith and provide the community we live in and loves so much with exactly what it needs…. convenience, great value and one stop shopping.”

To find out more about stopping in to try, or bringing home some of the Freshest Seafood in Knightdale at A’Nets Katch, visit anetskatch.com.


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Located right in the heart of the  Knightdale Station new home community and preparing for another banner year of growth and prosperity among our student base for the upcoming 2019-20 school year, Thales Academy Knightdale will host an open house for grades Pre-Kindergarten through sixth grade.

The 2019-20 Registration/Open House at Thales Academy Knightdale will begin at 8:15 a.m. and run until 11:15 a.m. and will allow parents and prospective students alike a preview of what they can expect in the upcoming school year at the facility. Utilizing a rigorous curriculum and placing a focus on proven, innovative learning methods that include helping the children to develop real world skills, using technology integration, and character development, Thales Academy is known across the area to provide students with the highest quality learning experiences and education.

Thales Academy Knightdale is located in the Knightdale Station new home community at 525 Carolinian Avenue. For more information on the school or to apply online, go to thalesacademy.org.