Fringe Benefits

Make your next getaway a destination on the fringe! Join host Katie DeTar to discover unique destinations, outdoor adventure, historic sights, and local flavors found in and around American cities. Each episode begins city center, showcasing downtown. Then, Katie moves out to explore nearby villages, scenic highlights, unique shopping, local foods, and relaxing getaways found just on the fringe of the featured city. Katie seeks out a new region for every episode, presenting endless opportunities to discover great ideas for day trips and weekend getaways. This unique series appeals to our inner explorer!

Fri, Jul 10 11:30 P.M. Wilmington, Nc     NH CREATE

It's all about seaside charm and character in Wilmington, NC.

Sat, Jul 11 12:30 P.M. Wilmington, Nc     NH CREATE

It's all about seaside charm and character in Wilmington, NC.

Sun, Jul 12 2:30 P.M. Wilmington, Nc     NH CREATE

It's all about seaside charm and character in Wilmington, NC.

Tue, Jul 14 9:30 P.M. Wilmington, Nc     NH CREATE

It's all about seaside charm and character in Wilmington, NC.

Wed, Jul 15 2:30 A.M. Wilmington, Nc     NH CREATE

It's all about seaside charm and character in Wilmington, NC.

Fringe Benefits By Episode

  • Baltimore (#101)

    We explore the seaside and Civil War history of the Baltimore area with visits to Havre de Grace and Frederick, MD.

  • Pittsburgh (#102)

    This former rust belt city is undergoing a renaissance.

  • Wilmington, Nc (#103)

    It's all about seaside charm and character in Wilmington, NC.

  • Buffalo (#104)

    Katie brings viewers along on a two-season adventure in and around Buffalo.

  • Hartford (#105)

    Hartford is a literary and cultural city again on the rise!

  • Louisville (#106)

    It's all about horses as Katie learns the history of the Kentucky Derby and takes a riding lesson from a local pro.

  • Indianapolis (#201)

    Come along as Katie takes a ride around the track at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in a real Indy Car!

  • Charleston, Wv (#202)

    Wild and Wonderful West Virginia shines in this episode - focusing on the outdoors and people of the mountain state.

  • Cleveland (#203)

    Come along as Katie learns just how much "Cleveland Rocks!

  • Springfield, Ma (#204)

    Join Katie for a tour of Massachusetts' Pioneer Valley - home to Dr.

  • Rochester, Ny (#205)

    Not only is Rochester the world's image center, it is also Katie's hometown!

  • Fringe Favorites (#206)

    Come along with Katie as she digs deeper into four of her favorite cities from previous episodes.



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