Archive for the ‘Just for fun’ Category

What are the top 3 parks to visit in Winder, GA?

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021
Park in Winder, GA

Top 3 parks in Winder, GA

Winder is a city in the U.S. state of Georgia, located in Barrow County. It is part of the Atlanta metropolitan region and is located east of Atlanta. At the time of the 2010 census, the population was 14,099 people. The city is the county seat of Barrow County. Continue reading this article if you are planning a trip to Winder or perhaps want to spend a relaxing evening in the city. In this blog by Akins Ford, we will tell you the top 3 parks to visit in Winder, GA. Don’t forget to check out our CPO inventory after reading this piece! 

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What are some fun things to do in Winder, GA?

Tuesday, August 17th, 2021
Old couple riding a bike in a park

Three fun things to do in Winder, GA

If you are from in or around the Atlanta area and have been wondering what some fun things are that you could on your Sunday outing, we have just the right answer for you. Today we will list out three fun things to do in Winder, GA. These are a mix of both outdoor and indoor activities, so we are hoping there is something for everyone. Continue reading this blog by Akins Ford to know more!

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Where Can You Stream the Ford v Ferrari Movie?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
Ford GT40 Winning 1966 Le Mans

Where to Watch the Ford v Ferrari Movie Online

Inspired by true events, Ford v Ferrari tells the inspiring tale of Caroll Shelby and Ken Miles who built the legendary Ford GT40 race car that helped Ford Motor Company beat Ferrari in the famous Le Mans race in 1966. Will you find it on Netflix? Hulu? HBO? Disney+? Here’s everything you need to know about where you can (and can’t) stream Ford v Ferrari online.


Ford Heritage: Who Made the First Pickup Truck?

Friday, August 14th, 2020
1925 Ford Model T Runabout truck on street

Henry Ford and America’s First Pickup Truck

The USA has had its fair share of major achievements in the realm of motor vehicles, but few feel so soaked in Red, White, and Blue as the creation of the American pickup truck. But if you’re interested in finding where it all started, we’re going to have to dial it back a century. It was a time when President Calvin Coolidge was hunkered down in the White House, the Grand Ole Opry was celebrating its first year on the air, and sculptor Gutzon Borglum was planning up a “Shrine of Democracy” that would later be known as Mount Rushmore. That’s right, the market’s first pickup truck can be traced back as far as the Ford Model T Runabout made by Henry Ford in 1925.


Ford Police Interceptor Utility Claims Fastest American Police Car

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020
All-New 2020 Ford® Police Interceptor Utility Hybrid SUV

What is the Fastest Police Car in America?  

Backed by nearly 70 years of expertise working alongside law enforcement, the Ford Police Interceptor Utility is the fastest, most aggressive police car on U.S. streets. We absolutely don’t encourage leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase. (Regardless of what’s under your hood, it will most certainly end badly.) But if you’re curious what it will take to lose the boys in blue, this is the automobile you need to beat. So, just how fast is the Ford Police Interceptor Utility? That’s the question we’re looking to answer.


Enjoy a Romantic Valentine’s Day 2019 Meal at One of These Top-of-the-Line Atlanta Restaurants

Monday, January 21st, 2019
Happy Valentine's Day written next to a red rose

Atlanta Restaurants to Enjoy a Romantic Valentine’s Day 2019 Meal

The day when everyone turns into a hopeless romantic is right around the corner, which means you’d better start planning your Valentine’s Day 2019 activities before it’s too late. And there’s no better way to enjoy Valentine’s Day 2019 in Atlanta, GA, than with a romantic dinner at one of Atlanta’s most romantic restaurants. But which Atlanta restaurants are the most romantic? Well, we’re going to tell you that right here as we take a look at three Atlanta restaurants where you can enjoy a beautiful and romantic Valentine’s Day 2019 meal. (more…)

When is the Atlanta Winter Wine Festival at City Winery in Atlanta GA?

Monday, January 14th, 2019
five wine glasses in a row

2019 Atlanta Winter Wine Festival Date, Time and Location Details

Winter is in full swing here in Atlanta, GA, and that means one thing above all else – it’s time for the Atlanta Winter Wine Festival at the City Winery. That’s right, everyone’s favorite wine sipping event is back and better than ever for 2019 – including the fact that the event will have more than just wine this year. But we’re getting ahead of ourselves, so let’s slow down and go over the date, time and location details for the 2019 Atlanta Winter Wine Festival so you know all you need to know to enjoy this wonderful event. (more…)

What Can I Do With My Family on New Year’s Eve 2018 in Atlanta GA?

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
happy new year written against a fireworks background

Family Friendly New Year’s Eve 2018 Events in Atlanta GA

Unlike the other holidays around this time of year, New Year’s Eve can sometimes be seen as a more adult holiday. But that doesn’t have to be the case, especially if you live in and around Atlanta, GA. That’s because Atlanta, GA, has a ton of family friendly New Year’s Eve 2018 events going on, and we’re going to tell you about three of them right here. And what’s best of all is that most of these events take place during the day, so if you want to enjoy New Year’s Eve with your kids before heading out to enjoy a more adult New Year’s Eve, you have that option. (more…)

Get in the Holiday Spirit with a Holiday Light Spectacular at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Monday, December 10th, 2018
Merry Christmas written against a festive background

When is the 2018 Garden Lights, Holiday Nights in Atlanta GA?

Ask people what their favorite part of the holiday season is and you’re bound to get a wide variety of answers – everything from giving gifts to seeing family and friends to singing carols and more. But we think everyone would agree that holiday lights are one of the best parts about the holiday season. Now, if you’re like us, you probably have some very fond memories of driving around with family and friends to see all of the decorated houses. But there are other places to see amazing holiday light displays around Atlanta, GA, too. And one of the best holiday light displays is the Garden Lights, Holiday Nights spectacular at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. But when is the 2018 Garden Lights, Holiday Nights spectacular in Atlanta, GA? Well, we’re going to cover that right here. (more…)

What Holiday 2018 Events and Festivals are Going on Around Atlanta GA?

Monday, November 19th, 2018
lit Christmas tree against a red background

Getting in the Christmas Spirit around Atlanta GA

With Thanksgiving taking place this week, people all over the greater Atlanta area will soon be turning their attention to the holiday 2018 season. Colorful lights will soon adorn our beautiful downtown, Christmas trees will start popping up in living rooms everywhere, and children’s letters to Santa will soon be filling mailboxes throughout our community. But you don’t have to wait until December 25 to celebrate Christmas and the rest of the holiday season, as there are a ton of fun holiday 2018 events and festivals going on throughout our area. We’re going to tell you all about three of our favorite holiday 2018 events and festivals right here as we help you get in the Christmas spirit around Atlanta, GA. (more…)