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North Wilkesboro area
Regional 10-county visitor information for Northwest North Carolina. Covers Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Caldwell, Iredell, Surry, Watauga,…
Wilkes County has so much to offer, such as fun things to do for the whole family.
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Wilkesboro (7.82 mile)
When country music lovers talk about the greatest groups, Shenandoah is always at the forefront of any discussion.
North Wilkesboro (10.40 mile)
"It's A Magical Christmas" featuring high school marching bands, floats, homecoming queens, churches and everything in between, plus Santa Claus, of course!
Wilkesboro (9.50 mile)
Take a walk through the heart of Haunted Wilkes, and learn our local history as we visit the Robert Cleveland home, brother to the Revolutionary War Col. Ben Cleveland.
The Old Wilkes Jail,
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Wilkesboro (6.31 mile)
Mason Jar Grill takes pride in providing FRESH food and an atmosphere that makes our guests feel right at home. We have been preparing home cooked ...
Wilkesboro (6.57 mile)
Fresh doughnuts made daily. There is nothing like a Dixie Doughnut, Come and try our variety of wonderful baked goods, Ice cream, and milk shakes
Wilkesboro (7.27 mile)
The Arctic Grill serves a wide variety of delicious foods. Check out our sandwiches, plates, salads or 16 flavors of ice cream. Daily Specials, serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. Dine in or carryout.
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Moravian Falls (5.27 mile)
Enjoy a unique family camping and cabin experience with the tranquil sounds of Moravian Creek and the marvelous Moravian Falls, at 60ft tall, with ...
Wilkesboro (5.91 mile)
In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains this lake is an awesome scenic backdrop for any fun-filled excursion you plan!
Wilkesboro (7.90 mile)
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