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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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Lake Lure (15.00 mile)
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Flat Rock (1.35 mile)
June 17 - 21 , June 24 - 28
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Fletcher (11.15 mile)
May 22 - 25
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Flat Rock (0.57 mile)
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Flat Rock (1.13 mile)
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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed atmosphere.
Asheville (1.36 mile)
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East Flat Rock (0.15 mile)
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Hendersonville (0.75 mile)
A family-owned RV park in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in Hendersonville. Each over-sized campsite features full hook-ups, cable TV and wireless Internet access. We have cottages, too.
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