Archive for the ‘For Fun’ Category

How Can I Have Fun This Summer While Still Being Safe?

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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Fun Things to do in Lincoln, NE While Socially Distancing

As we continue to go through summer, you might still be planning things to do with friends or family. However, because of the virus, you might be worried about what activities will be safe. That’s where we come in to help! In this post, we will be sharing some fun things you can do in Lincoln, NE while still socially distancing. Keep reading for some fun social distancing activities.


Check Out This Vintage Volkswagen Restoring Team

Monday, June 22nd, 2020
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Father and Son in Florida Restore Volkswagens As a Hobby

Everyone has their hobbies. Whether they just started them, or it’s been a lifelong passion, hobbies are a way to have some fun after work. In some cases, people share their hobby with their kids. A father and son in Florida have been restoring Volkswagen as a shared hobby for five years. For more information on this duo, check out the story here. Before you check that out, see some photos of the duo and the work they have done.


Where Can You Go Hiking in the Lincoln, Nebraska Area?

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020
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Summer is a great time to do a lot of outdoor activities. You can go camping with friends, enjoy a day on the lake with your family, and read a book on the porch. Another fun, and popular, activity to do during summer is to go hiking. You might have a favorite place to go hiking or you like to visit different trails. No matter your hiking habits, we’re here today to explore where you can go hiking in the Lincoln, Nebraska area. Read on to find some fun hiking spots!


Get Fresh Food While Supporting Local Farmers and Businesses

Thursday, June 4th, 2020
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Beloved Community Farmers Markets Reopen in Lincoln, NE

The outbreak of COVID-19 has affected many businesses and events around the country. This includes temporary closings, postponed openings, reduced hours, and restricted business. However, through the tough times, beloved community farmers’ markets are reopening in Lincoln, NE. Two favorite markets are taking precautions to keep shoppers safe while getting local food. Read on to learn about the Sunday Farmers’ Market of College View and Haymarket Farmers’ Market.


Where Are All the Volkswagen Models Made?

Friday, May 1st, 2020
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Where are the Volkswagen factories located around the world?

Although Volkswagen started in Germany, it now sells and produces its vehicles in several countries around the world. Over the years, the amount of Volkswagen factories has grown to accommodate the increasing sales. Although there are more locations, not every vehicle is made at each factory. So, where are the Volkswagen factories located around the world? And which Volkswagen models are produced there? Let’s find out below!


Is it okay to exercise outdoors during the coronavirus epidemic?

Tuesday, April 14th, 2020
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How to practice social distancing while exercising outdoors

As many states have taken different actions to reduce the spread of coronavirus, many of our favorite gyms have had to close temporarily. This includes gyms and sports clubs. You may be wondering how you can still get your exercise while still practicing social distancing. Luckily, it is still okay to exercise outdoors. Keep on reading to learn how to practice social distancing while exercising outdoors.


What are the Best Places to Visit in Lincoln, NE in 2020?

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
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Although we’re halfway through February already, there’s still plenty of time to plan fun activities. Weekends with friends or family will be much easier to plan with these places as options. Today, we are going to suggest what we think are the best places to visit in Lincoln, NE in 2020. Keep reading to find out about some fun places in the capital city.


2019 New Year’s Eve events in Lincoln, NE?

Monday, December 23rd, 2019
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2019 New Year’s Eve Event List for Lincoln, NE

The New Year is always a good time, and this year in particular is looking to be a great one. With the aspirations of the Roaring 20s, many events are promising some serious old-school cool.

Take a peek at some of the 2019 New Year’s Eve events in Lincoln, NE.


What are some good gifts for car enthusiasts?

Thursday, December 12th, 2019
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Volkswagen DriveGear has Gifts for Gearheads

Finding the right gift(s) for the grease monkeys in your life can be a major pain. We would know, we are car enthusiasts! However, Volkswagen has come to the rescue. Volkswagen DriveGear has VW memorabilia for cars and their drivers.

Here are some gifts for car enthusiasts.


Overland-equipped VW Atlas at SEMA 2019

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
2019 Atlas Basecamp and Atlas Adventure concepts

Volkswagen Shows Basecamp and Adventure Atlas Concepts at SEMA 2019

The 2019 Volkswagen Atlas is one of the industry leaders when it comes to American SUV market. It’s incredibly spacious, has high seating capacity, stellar gas mileage, and the fantastic 4Motion® all-wheel drive option. While the Atlas is no slouch when it comes to off-road capability, there hasn’t been a specific trim designation for off-road driving like some of its competitors have. However, that doesn’t mean that the Atlas can’t be outfitted for rugged terrain.

At the 2019 SEMA auto show, Volkswagen is showing off a few overland-equipped Atlas models. (more…)