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Shelby (12.98 mile)
January 15, 2016
Marty Stuart & band performing at the Don Gibson
Longtime touring buddy with Hootie and the Blowfish, Edwin McCain plays at the Gibson.
American soul music and progressive vocalist John Cowan performs at the Don Gibson Theatre
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Forest City (6.15 mile)
Old-fashioned soda fountain located within an operating drug store. Nostalgic setting with a menu that highlights American favorites.
Forest City (7.46 mile)
An upscale, casual restaurant & bakery featuring hand-crafted food & artisan breads. Open Mon.-Sat. 8 a.m.-3 p.m. serving breakfast, lunch, tea & d...
Forest City (7.87 mile)
We’re a casual dining restaurant featuring our world famous calabash chicken. We have a varied menu with several selections including salads, sandw...
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Forest City (7.26 mile)
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63 guest rooms. Suites available. Free high speed Internet. Close to Lake Lure and Chimney Rock. No pets allowed.
Forest City (7.32 mile)
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