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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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Pinehurst (18.36 mile)
May 1 - 2
Two days of events are planned for the Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance starting with the Iron Mike Rally for Concours participants on Friday and ending with the Concours itself on Sunday.
The third annual Pinehurst Concours d’Elegance, a vintage car showcase of rare and pristine collector automobiles, will be staged on the fairways of Pinehurst Resort.
Rockingham (10.56 mile)
Runners, mudders and thrill-seekers from around North Carolina will brave the summer heat in the wildest – and muddiest – of ways when the Rugged Maniac comes to the Rockingham Dragway.
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Rockingham (2.25 mile)
The Berry Patch is the World’s Largest Strawberry-shaped building. It literally weighs four tons and was recently relocated two miles up Highway 22...
Lilesville (13.55 mile)
The Old Store is a convenience store, an antique shop and a restaurant (breakfast, lunch and dinner plus sandwiches from the grill). The owner’s pe...
Candor (15.55 mile)
Family owned and operated since 1947, the Blake family continues to carry on the tradition of fine Southern dining. Enjoy breakfast anytime, lunch ...
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Rockingham (9.35 mile)
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Conveniently located to area attractions, we offer a fresh, hot breakfast, free wireless Internet and seasonal outdoor pool. Some rooms feature hot tubs, microwaves, wet bars, and flat-screen TVs.
Rockingham (9.48 mile)
Budgetel Inn & Suites (formally Royal Plaza)
Rockingham (9.59 mile)
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109 Rooms, restaurant, game room, meeting facility.
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