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Dig for gold, emeralds and gems at kid-friendly mines or visit mountain mineral museums.
Play a round at Lake Lure Golf Club or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
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Tour the Historic River District, board Battleship North Carolina, and enjoy the surf and sand at Carolina, Kure and Wrightsville beaches.
Explore the beauty of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Land of the Waterfalls, Cherokee and the nation’s first fly fishing trail.
This urban area boasts arts, shopping, botanical gardens, craft breweries, the U.S. National Whitewater Center and the home of NASCAR.
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Goldsboro (8.30 mile)
First held in 1979, the Greater Goldsboro Road Run is one of the oldest running events in North Carolina.
The runs begin and end downtown Goldsbor...
March 15 - 16
Goldsboro Ballet presents this familiar tale. Follow Beauty as she grows and see how she and the castle overcome a curse placed by the Wicked Fairy.
The NC Pickle Festival Princess Pageant has been featured on ABC's Good Morning America with Diane Sawyer and Charles Gibson, MTV, Pageantry Magazine and more!
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Mount Olive (4.06 mile)
Can you imagine a world without the Big Mac? Or Chicken McNuggets? Or Happy Meals?
Mount Olive (4.09 mile)
KFC, the world’s most popular chicken restaurant chain, specializing in Original Recipe®, Extra Crispy, Colonel’s Crispy Strips, and Honey BBQ Wing...
Mount Olive (4.11 mile)
New York-style pizza. Delicious pizza by the slice, lasagna, salads, subs, wings, pasta and appetizers.
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Hotels & Motels
The Sleep Inn & Suites® hotel in Mount Olive, NC is conveniently located near Mount Olive College and Mount Olive Pickles. This Mount Olive, North ...
Goldsboro (6.72 mile)
Bordering the Neuse River, Busco Beach and ATV Park is an ATV rider’s paradise. Busco has more than 1800 acres of riding trails, drag races, motor...
Goldsboro (7.64 mile)
Designated site on the NC Birding Trail, our park is located on the site of the former town of Waynesborough, the original seat of Wayne County fro...
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