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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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The Ashe County Chamber of Commerce, located in West Jefferson, is a dynamic force, ensuring the economic health of our community by nurturing…
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Step back in time to enjoy the holidays the old-fashioned way. Take a ride on Scrooge’s Christmas Tour Trolley through historic Downtown Salisbury,…
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Sparta (9.88 mile)
December 6 - 7
Watch one of the area’s premier potters, Rob Mangum, at work in his Turkey Knob studio and take advantage of the open house specials.
Sparta (14.67 mile)
December 7 , December 6, 2014
Come find those one-of-a-kind homemade gifts for Christmas on December 1. Browse a wide variety of crafts by local artists and while you are in Spa...
West Jefferson (8.32 mile)
Celebrate the Christmas season in historic downtown West Jefferson with a visit from Santa & friends while enjoying the open house at the Ashe Arts...
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Crumpler (1.59 mile)
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Shatley Springs Inn has served as a landmark destination for many decades. Travelers come to enjoy the country cooking, the famous spring water, an...
Grassy Creek (2.49 mile)
Much more than a bed and breakfast, River House is a full-sevice inn on the North Fork of the New River, near West Jefferson and not far from Boone...
Lansing (3.57 mile)
Small home bakery. Yeast and quick breads made with unbleached and whole grain flours, also cookies, donuts and fried pies. Made to order cakes, pi...
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Crumpler (0.38 mile)
Cozy log cabin nestled in the mountains of Ashe County near the New River. Enjoy the scenic beauty from cozy rocking chairs on the covered porch. W...
Grassy Creek (1.10 mile)
Well-appointed and spacious (1220 sq. ft.), Dove Cottage II will appeal to the sophisticated traveler and is the perfect getaway for two or great f...
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