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Go wild at the North Carolina Zoo, coastal aquariums and other animal attractions.
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.
These south-facing beaches are home to America’s Coolest Small Town, Cape Lookout National Seashore and the nation’s best wreck diving.
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.
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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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Raleigh (13.39 mile)
Local craft beer festival presented by Shop Local Raleigh featuring local craft beer, food trucks and entertainment.
Raleigh (15.25 mile)
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Smithfield (9.75 mile)
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Clayton (0.32 mile)
Casual family restaurant located at the intersection of I-40 and Hwy. 42.
Clayton (0.43 mile)
Come for lunch or enjoy various music; jazz, latin, pop to name a few or join in for karoke--while having dinner. Located minutes from US Hwy 70.
Clayton (0.46 mile)
Serving Southern cuisine for breakfast and lunch.
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This A-frame chalet, nestled in a pine forest amid surrounding cypress trees, provides serenity and tranquility at its very best.
Victorian home with 5 rooms, each with a guest bath in quiet Downtown Clayton location. Bed & Breakfast convenient to the Wagner for wedding parties.
Clayton (1.08 mile)
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Whether you need to unwind or wrap up your work, Comfort Suites gives you the room you need. Spread out in oversized rooms with separate areas for working, sleeping and relaxing.
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