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Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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Hickory (9.78 mile)
May 1 , May 2
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Hickory (4.38 mile)
Enjoy a great evening tasting and sipping local fare while listening to Ulysses Long. Tickets can be purchased at Hickory Elks Lodge, Hickory Wine Shop, Hops & Grapes and Stadium Box Office. .
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Pizza, bread sticks and wings! Hand tossed pizza guaranteed!
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Conveniently located just off I-40 at exit 116.
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