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Play a round at Albemarle Plantation or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Go wild at the North Carolina Zoo, coastal aquariums and other animal attractions.
Drive roads that double as destinations from the Cherohala Skyway to the Outer Banks Byway.
Discover Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and other outdoor sights as well as the quirky charm of this region’s arts, dining and craft breweries.
These south-facing beaches are home to America’s Coolest Small Town, Cape Lookout National Seashore and the nation’s best wreck diving.
An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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The North Carolina Zoo celebrates our fine feathered friends and teaches about the mission of International Migratory Bird Day.
This black box production by UNCSA students brings Shakespeare’s comedic tale of gender confusion and mistaken identity to life with limited costumes and set but an abundance of talent.
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This pottery show and sale of contemporary ceramic art features special honorary guests, greet the potters, and add to your collection.
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Outstanding Mexican food made with the freshest ingredients! Outstanding service will make you feel and home and relaxed.
Renovated country cafe'. Lunch and dinner specials daily. Fresh ingredients. All entrees cooked to order and are served with homemade soup and hous...
Sushi, beef, pork, sweet and sour chicken and more! Korean and Japanese buffet restaurant.
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Site of Mount Airy’s annual fiddlers convention and county fair. Located nearby Historic Downtown Mount Airy, the park has 32 full hook-ups as well...
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Badin Lake, in Uwharrie National Forest, is a focal point for campers, hikers, anglers, hunters, boaters, swimmers and picnickers. Group camp, boat...
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Tanglewood Park is the former estate of Will and Katherine Reynolds. Now a public park, Tanglewood offers fishing on two stocked lakes, pedal boats...
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