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The Wilson Times is bringing back its popular Holiday Haul-Away Oct. 26-27, with a few new attractions.

On Friday, from 5 to 8 p.m., enjoy a VIP shopping experience with festive sips and nibbles, an exclusive gift bag and special door prizes at the Wilson Recreation Center.

During the evening, local bachelors will take the stage to raise money for deserving organizations with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting the charity of the bachelor’s choice. Tickets are $25 and available at WAWtix.com. Tickets are also good for entry into the Saturday Holiday Haul-Away.

Get started on your holiday shopping at the Holiday Haul-Away Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rec Center. Miss Wilson Jerenae Raeford will emcee a fashion show beginning at 11 a.m. Enter to win a $500 holiday shopping spree to be used at any of the participating merchants.

Take an unwrapped toy for the Wilson Police Department’s Christmas in the South to be entered to win a special gift basket full of gift certificates from local merchants.

Advance tickets are $5 and available at WAWtix.com. Tickets are $8 at the door.

Participating vendors so far are Blissful Boutique, Hilton’s, Leisure Lifestyles & Tanning, Downtown Boutique, JoLiAn, Fringe Salon, Belle & Co., EB Sports & Embroidery and The Nook.

For more information contact Shana Hoover, director of sales and Marketing at The Wilson Times, at 252-265-7858.