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An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
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Blowing Rock area
The center offers information on lodging, dining, and shopping within the Village of Blowing Rock, and attractions in the area.
Visitor information, brochures, referrals, toll-free number. Group tour information kits, itineraries and help in planning group tours in the area.
The Watauga County TDA and Boone Area Visitors Bureau invites you to explore the Boone area.
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May 17 , June 14
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Blowing Rock (3.05 mile)
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Blowing Rock (0.09 mile)
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Hotels & Motels
Just a short walk from Main Street, the Village Inn is situated on two beautifully landscaped acres with a pond.
Located in the Heart of Blowing Rock. 2 bedroom, 1 bath, cable/tv/vcr, all linens furnished, fully equipped kitchen, washer & dryer, fireplace w/ga...
Blowing Rock (0.17 mile)
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