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Step to the tee among stunning mountains, rolling hills or beautiful beaches in North Carolina, home to more than 400 golf courses.
Ride a record-breaking roller coaster, visit the Wild West or beat the heat in a wave pool.
Across the state, people are seeking out food grown locally, which is why there’s a growing number of farm-to-table restaurants in every region.
Along these beaches, see relics from Blackbeard’s ship, meet playful otters, watch wild horses, climb a lighthouse and more.
This region offers many opportunities for play, including golf courses, spas, military museums and indoor skydiving.
This area is an outdoor playground, including some of the best camping, hiking, biking and fishing around.
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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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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 (5.90 mile)
August 7 , August 8
Come enjoy Native foods, Flint Napping, Story Telling, Flute Players, Vendors, and Amazing Native American Dancers! Bring a lawn chair & spend the day with us!
Taylorsville (10.56 mile)
Family-fun festivities including free old-fashioned games such as sack races, egg races, wheelbarrow races, tug of war, cornhole tournaments, food/arts/crafts vendors, live music, fireworks!
North Wilkesboro (9.44 mile)
August 15 , October 3
Mow Down is absolutely a hit with fans of all ages! Souped up riding lawn mowers from 5 to 18 horsepower motors! Get in gear and start your engines!
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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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We provide 75 rooms, 3 suites and full banquet/meeting facilities with high quality accommodations, friendly and efficient service, and clean, comf...
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