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See how the chickens live on Tour D'Coop

Posted May 14, 2013

— The annual Tour D'Coop will offer visitors a parade of 21 chicken coops this Saturday. 

The coops are located in the gardens of Raleigh homeowners. The tour is designed to educate people about what it takes to keep chickens and hens. There will be opportunities to chat with the homeowners and take photos/interact with the chickens. 

For admission, just bring five non-perishable food items or a cash donation to one of four ticket sites. You can also donate online until 2 p.m. Friday. 

Ticket sites:

  • Whole Foods Raleigh- 3540 Wade Avenue, Raleigh
  • Whole Foods North Raleigh- 8710 Six Forks Road, Raleigh
  • Whole Foods Cary- 102 New Waverly Place, Cary
  • Seaboard Ace Hardware- 802 Semart Drive, Raleigh

All proceeds benefit Urban Ministries of Raleigh. 

The tour runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday rain or shine. The addresses and basic directions will be given the morning of the tour. Participants should bring a GPS or a city map. 


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