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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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Contact us or visit our Welcome Center to find more info on the many attractions within the Cherokee Reservation.
Bryson City area
You'll have lots to do in the Swain County. We're home to much of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Nantahala River, Fontana Lake and more.
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Waynesville (18.25 mile)
July 16 - 27
Join us for the 32nd anniversary of Folkmoot USA-North Carolinas International Festival! With dozens of performances over two weeks by hundreds of...
Maggie Valley (13.55 mile)
August 14 - 16
Motorcycle rally with bike games, bike shows, trike show, live music, vendors, door prizes, LED light shows, and more.
Maggie Valley (13.91 mile)
We look forward to welcoming runners from across the southeast to this summer tradition. The adults' 8k road race is preceded by the Sunset Fun Run.
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Cherokee (0.13 mile)
An organic, fair trade indigenous ccffee house and roastery that also has an arts and culture gallery and shop.
Cherokee (0.58 mile)
Fine dining including native American dishes on the Cherokee Indian Reservation
Cherokee (1.29 mile)
At Ruth’s Chris, our steaks are hand-selected from the top 2% of the country’s beef, broiled to perfection and served sizzling hot and delicious!
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Hotels & Motels
Located on Hwy. 441 across from the Ceremonial Grounds and the Tribal Council House. All rooms have river views and balconies. Two story privately ...
Three story hotel conveniently located to restaurants, shops, and attractions.
Hotels & Motels
Two-story motel with a campground on the property. Enjoy tubing and great fishing only steps away from your waterfront room or campsite!
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