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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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Hiddenite (19.90 mile)
Alexander County will host three races at the 9th Annual Hiddenite Festival Road Race, including a 5K, a 10K and a half-marathon.
North Wilkesboro (13.29 mile)
Happy Halloween! Get your costume on and trick-or-treat safely with family and friends on the Yadkin River Greenway beginning at the West Park trail head.
Wilkesboro (11.07 mile)
The Walker Center welcomes “The Magic of Bill Blagg Live!” To say that Bill has had a magical life would be no exaggeration.
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Moravian Falls (7.93 mile)
Home cooking at its very best and breakfast is served all day on Saturday! Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and check out the daily specials. Save room...
Wilkesboro (9.22 mile)
Mason Jar Grill takes pride in providing FRESH food and an atmosphere that makes our guests feel right at home. We have been preparing home cooked ...
Wilkesboro (9.41 mile)
Sonic Drive in features burgers, chicken, coneys, wraps, toasters sandwiches, breakfast burritos, tots, french fries, onion rings, sonic blast, ban...
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Ferguson (2.91 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Stoney Fork Campground and B&B is a 28-acre homestead with a 100+-year-old farmhouse bordering Stoney Fork Creek, nestled in the northeastern foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in North Carolina.
Wilkesboro (8.59 mile)
In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains this lake is an awesome scenic backdrop for any fun-filled excursion you plan!
Purlear (9.22 mile)
Ahhh - Serene and Natural Beauty Breathe Deep and Relax gaze on the peaceful view of the Blue Ridge Mountains, dip your feet into the pool of the...
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