ride for christmas

Thumbs-up to the seventh Annual Jackson County Toy Run, sponsored by Hell On Wheels Motorcycle Club, set for Saturday, starting at Bojangles in Sylva and ending at Innovation Station in Dillsboro.

Registration begins at 11 a.m., and kickstands go up at 1 p.m. The event features live music, food and raffle. Entry is $20 or a new, unwrapped toy. Proceeds will benefit the Christmas Connection of Jackson County. Call 507-8971 for more information.