Search entire site
Highlights you might like:
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.
An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
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.
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 DealsGetting Around
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.
Whether you visit for the day or stay overnight, you’ll find plentiful sights and activities to appeal to a variety of ages and diverse interests.
Featured Travel Partner
Get your summer started early at Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina’s most accessible beach. Full of activities for the entire family, Wrightsville…
Take the ferry to Bald Head Island and discover a golf course of unparalleled wild beauty. The Bald Head Island Club Golf Course winds its way around…
Browse related places and events.
Asheboro (19.24 mile)
May 17 - 18
The Zoo celebrates snakes by teaching about their important role in the balance of nature as guests meet their keepers and play exciting educational games.
Climax (19.87 mile)
May 4 , September 28
Tour Goat Lady’s dairy and organic gardens, meet the goats and chickens, and learn about sustainable agriculture.
Staley (14.24 mile)
April 25 - 26 , September 26 - 27
Twice a year, 400 dealers from more than 25 states pack this 100-acre farm with 18th to 20th century furniture and accessories, pottery, glass, and more. No crafts or reproductions.
See more upcoming events.
Pittsboro (2.26 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Siler City (3.92 mile)
Numerous Chinese food favorites
Specializing in a variety of chicken, side items, biscuits and sandwiches, Bojangles offers a high-quality, made-from-scratch menu in fun, festive ...
See more places to eat.
Siler City (6.23 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Feel at home and experience a warm, inviting and family-oriented hotel at a reasonable price. Enjoy our complimentary continental breakfast, free local calls, and convenient location.
Siler City (6.30 mile)
Convenient to many restaurants, clean and spacious rooms, courteous and professional staff that is understanding of the needs of our customers and ...
Siler City (6.35 mile)
The choice for Siler City, NC hotels, the Country Hearth Inn Siler City Hotel, provides lodging near Siler City Country Club (18 holes of golf), Ho...
See more places to stay.
Write reviews of North Carolina hotels on
North Carolina Department of Commerce,
Division of Tourism,
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