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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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Roanoke Rapids area
Stop by the Halifax County Visitors Center for local and NC travel information and wireless internet.
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Scotland Neck (16.25 mile)
September 1 -
Various artworks on display
Hollister (16.70 mile)
1.5 mile hike on Bear Swamp Creek
Roanoke Rapids (10.41 mile)
A day to honor "Freedom Seekers."
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Halifax (4.81 mile)
Sandwiches and salads
Halifax (4.82 mile)
Burger King fast food restaurant is the original home of the "Whopper".
Roanoke Rapids (5.40 mile)
The Great American Grill, located in the beautiful Hilton Garden Inn of Roanoke Rapids, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week.
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Weldon (4.61 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Conveniently located just off I-95 on Hwy 301S
This Roanoke Rapids Hilton Garden Inn hotel features 147 rooms, each equipped with spacious work desk, two phones, voice mail and data port. A hosp...
Open at Exit 171 off I-95 you can enjoy RV camping at The Festival Park at Carolina Crossroads, an entertainment facility in Roanoke Rapids. Free w...
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