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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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Pinehurst (18.44 mile)
August 17 - 20
To be played on courses No. 1, No. 5 and No. 8. For more information on formats, sign up or other related data, please call the Tournament Office.
Rockingham (9.33 mile)
August 6 , September 3
Free family entertainment on Cole Plaza (located next to Rockingham City Hall) on the first Thursday of the months May - October.
Rockingham (11.80 mile)
August 11 - 12
Roy Hill’s Drag Racing School is intense & serious, but accommodates the speed and skill level of each student. This safety-conscious school teaches students about equipment prior to any track time.
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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 220 in Ellerbe for better access to the public.
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 (9.37 mile)
Conveniently located in the heart of Rockingham, just on the edge of the downtown business district.
Rockingham (9.47 mile)
Conveniently located in the heart of Rockingham, just on the edge of the downtown business district
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