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Effingham Health System Foundation hosts 5th annual Gears & Grub event
Saturday, March 2nd, 9 am to 3 pm at Freedom Park in Rincon, Georgia (475 Northridge Street).
Gears & Grub 2024

Special to the Herald

The fifth annual Gears & Grub event is this Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Freedom Park in Rincon.

Last year's event drew over 4,000 people from all across the coastal empire and low country. Entertainment this year will include exciting new entries, including Butch "Eddie Munster" Patrick & DRAG-U-LA, Dale Earnhardt's NASCAR car, the Speedcolt Jet Engined Funny Car, the indomitable Car Crusher, plus crowd favorites like Team FMX Moto Show, the super-charged Kids Zone, and Monster Truck Rides. 

Proceeds will support the growth of quality healthcare services close to home for residents of Effingham County and surrounding communities, including pediatric specialty services and expansion of cancer care. 

The full schedule and a link to buy tickets are available at

Admission is $10 for persons age 12+, $5 for kids ages 3-12, and kids under 3 are free. Registration for the car show is $25 per vehicle.