BOONE, N.C. — High Country Pride has invited the community to “come out and play.” They are taking to the road to attend a performance of “Avenue Q” on July 13 at Barter Theatre in Abingdon, Va.

For those who wish to attend, an RSVP must be received by July 10 in order to be included in the excursion. Be sure to put “Avenue Q” in the subject line and send to A carpool will leave at 6 p.m. from a location to be shared with attendees.

This award-winning musical features puppets and humans alike and is chocked full of humor and adult content.

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