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Play a round at Albemarle Plantation or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Drive roads that double as destinations from the Cherohala Skyway to the Outer Banks Byway.
Discover Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and other outdoor sights as well as the quirky charm of this region’s arts, dining and craft breweries.
An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
These south-facing beaches are home to America’s Coolest Small Town, Cape Lookout National Seashore and the nation’s best wreck diving.
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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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West Jefferson (6.80 mile)
Free summer concert series held every 3rd & 4th Friday nights May-August, 5:30pm - 7:00pm. Bring your chair, blanket or picnic and enjoy the sounds...
Blowing Rock (19.57 mile)
May 17 , June 14
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A juried arts & craft show featuring 90 artists. Browse among the tents to view unique pieces. All artists have work for sale.
Blowing Rock (19.59 mile)
Tour the quaint town of Blowing Rock while sampling local beers & treats and enjoying entertainment & specials. Free!
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Southern / Home Cooking
Smithey’s Cafe offers affordable country cooking made fresh daily from scratch. Serving breakfast & Lunch Monday - Friday, 6:00am - 2:00pm.
West Jefferson (6.82 mile)
The Hotel Tavern is a new and exciting restaurant and bar located in the historic Old Hotel in West Jefferson. Casual fare, including burgers, pizzas, sandwiches and more.
Bohemia offers the best in coffee, art and music in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Located in historic downtown West Jefferson.
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Creston (2.66 mile)
1940 farmhouse located in Ashe County on the New River. 3 bedrooms, 1 bath, large living room, dining room, kitchen & laundry. Front porch with roc...
West Jefferson (5.20 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Historic Buffalo Tavern (C. 1872) has three guest rooms and one suite, all with a Queen-size bed, private bath with shower, fireplace with electric...
West Jefferson (5.52 mile)
Rustic Retreat is a beautiful 3 BR/3 Bath/loft log cabin rental nestled in the mountains of West Jefferson, near the Blue Ridge Mountains. Rustic R...
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