Search entire site
Highlights you might like:
See Santa on the Chimney, feast your eyes on gingerbread houses and experience a Jonkonnu.
Enjoy glowing gardens, festive neighborhoods, decked-out downtowns and star-bright boat parades.
Visit a Christmas tree farm to find the perfect evergreen and holiday adventures.
Tour a decorated battleship, enjoy shopping and nightlife, and surf or relax at area beaches.
Discover the quirky charm of this area’s art galleries, craft breweries and natural attractions.
Explore historic sites and nature trails, play a round in the Home of American Golf and visit the Airborne & Special Operations Museum.
Navigation - Things to Do Signature Attractions Arts & Entertainment Eat & Drink History & Heritage Kids & Family Outdoor Resorts & Spas Sports & GolfTrip IdeasCities & Regions Mountains Piedmont CoastEventsPlaces to StayTravel DealsVideos
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.
Filter events by date, category, region or keyword.
Please try to broaden your search criteria
Share this page:
See something wrong?
Tell us about it.
Chapel Hill area
The mission of the Visitors Bureau is to develop and coordinate visitor services in Chapel Hill and Orange County, and enhance the economic activity…
Steeped in history, North Carolina offers travelers an authentic experience by air, land and sea. Whether you’re watching a Civil War re-enactment at…
Browse related places and events.
Durham (11.77 mile)
February 11, 2015
On February 11, DPAC proudly welcomes back Tony Bennett, the 17-time Grammy®-winning singer whose career in popular music has spanned over six decades.
Durham (12.63 mile)
Celebrate family and community with an afternoon food, dance and drumming performances, 3 v 3 basketball, cultural activities, board games, free workshops, a panel discussion, and a gift marketplace.
Durham (11.69 mile)
January 31, 2015
A seasoned actor, writer, producer and stand-up comedian, Paul Reiser continues to add to his list of accomplishments.
See more upcoming events.
Carrboro (0.32 mile)
An espresso café that serves Fair Trade organic coffee in addition to a wide variety of other drinks, including beer and wine along with tempting t...
Carrboro (0.48 mile)
All food is prepared from the finest, freshest ingredients. Fast lunch specials and chef’s daily dinner specials with reasonable prices.
Carrboro (0.50 mile)
Sandwiches and salads
See more places to eat.
Carrboro (1.00 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Hampton Inn & Suites Chapel Hill/Carrboro Hotel in downtown Carrboro is a LEED Silver-certified property with free hot breakfast, free WiFi, rooms with HDTV and Hampton beds and an outdoor pool.
Chapel Hill (1.41 mile)
67 well appointed spacious guest rooms, including free parking, free Wi-Fi and free hot cooked-to-order breakfast at Windows Restaurant.
Chapel Hill (1.73 mile)
The Carolina Inn, recognized as one of America’s “cultural resources worthy of preservation,” is listed on the National Register of Historic Places...
See more places to stay.
Write reviews of North Carolina hotels on
Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina
Featured Travel Partner
Request your Travel Guide
Download or order FREE guides and maps
Subscribe to our E-Newsletters
Get the latest news, events and travel deals
Join us for travel tidbits, giveaways and more
Explore unique spots across North Carolina