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North Wilkesboro area
Regional 10-county visitor information for Northwest North Carolina. Covers Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Caldwell, Iredell, Surry, Watauga,…
Wilkes County has so much to offer, such as fun things to do for the whole family.
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Wilkesboro (8.56 mile)
When country music lovers talk about the greatest groups, Shenandoah is always at the forefront of any discussion.
North Wilkesboro (6.36 mile)
"It's A Magical Christmas" featuring high school marching bands, floats, homecoming queens, churches and everything in between, plus Santa Claus, of course!
Ronda (13.95 mile)
Join vineyard owner Jay Raffaldini and long time NC resident and outdoorsman Steve Nelson as they show you the way trough the Raffaldini woods and vineyards.
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Hays (0.95 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Come join us for wonderful home cooked country food! Serving breakfast and lunch Tuesday though Saturday.
Wilkesboro (3.59 mile)
Chinese Food, offering a large buffet bar.
North Wilkesboro (4.35 mile)
We serve a variety of hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken and club sandwiches. Eight flavors of ice cream are available along with milkshakes. Dine In or Carry Out.
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Purlear (4.38 mile)
Genuine log cabins so warm and inviting that when you walk in, it feels just like the home is giving you a hug. Check out the pictures on our websi...
Traphill (6.59 mile)
A picturesque lodge nestled in the mountains overlooking the Roaring River. Located on a picturesque setting reminiscent of a French vineyard in the heart of North Carolina wine country.
North Wilkesboro (6.85 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Historic motel, owned by the Williams family since 1953. Warm hospitality with 33 rooms in North Wilkesboro, pool in season, Wi-Fi, micro-fridge in selected rooms. Convenient location.....
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