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A BRIDGE TO THE RIDGE
2023

SEPTEMBER 23, 2023

A Bridge to the Ridge 2023 offers a time to reconnect, create new memories, and celebrate the legacy of our esteemed institution. Whether you're an alum, a current cadet, a family member, or a friend, we extend our warmest invitation to each and every one of you.
It promises to be a wonderful occasion, and we have planned a range of activities that we believe will make this event memorable for all.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

A DAY TO REMEMBER

9AM - 10AM

10AM - 1PM

1PM - 2:30PM

2:30PM - 3:15PM

3:15PM - 3:45PM

3:45PM - 5PM

 

10AM - 1PM

 

10AM - 5PM

Registration

Car and Bike Show

Pinup Girl and Beard Contests; Car and Bike Awards

Band Set (featuring"Where's Eddie")

Parade and Drill event

Band Set (featuring"Where's Eddie")

Tours of ORMA Museum/Archives

Tours of Maple Glade

Carnival

Vendor Fair on the lawn of Maple Glade

General's Club (VIP Tent), buffet available from 2 - 5

*General's Club is a ticketed area

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS

Car and Bike Show: Kick off the festivities with an impressive display of classic cars, vintage vehicles, booming bikes, and modern marvels that will surely delight car and motorcycle enthusiasts and casual visitors alike. 

 

Pinup Girl and Beard Contest: A light-hearted best-of-the-best contest featuring lovely ladies and bearded brutes competing for bragging rights and prizes 

 

Outdoor Concert: Enjoy the live tunes from the talented musicians that comprise the band Where's Eddie from the local community. 

 

Tours of the Academy: Take a trip down memory lane or explore our beautiful campus for the first time. Our guided tours will showcase the rich heritage and modern facilities of Oak Ridge Military Academy with tours of the ORMA Museum and Archives as well as tours of historic Maple Glade.

 

Food: We've lined up a delectable selection of delicious treats from local vendors and food trucks to keep you energized throughout the day. The General's Club (VIP) tent will feature a buffet from 2 PM to 5 PM. The General's Club is a ticketed event.

 

Carvinal: Engage in some friendly competition and outdoor fun with a variety of lawn games and midway activities suitable for participants of all ages.

Vendor Fair: Browse booths on the lawn of Maple Glade featuring local artisans and learn more about their craftsmanship. 

Bridge to the Ridge Registration
Are you an alumnus of Oak Ridge Military Academy?
Which events would you like to register for?
$

See you at The Ridge!

ACCOMMODATIONS

We're happy to recommend some local hotels that offer group rates for your stay in the Piedmont Triad!

Click below for booking information.
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FAIRFIELD INN
GREENSBORO AIRPORT
7615 Thorndike Road
Greensboro, NC 27409
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HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS
GREENSBORO AIRPORT
645 South Regional Road
Greensboro, NC 27409
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HILTON GARDEN INN
GREENSBORO AIRPORT
238 NC Hwy 68
South Airport at Pai Park
Greensboro, NC 27409
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