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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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McAdenville (12.00 mile)
November 22 -
‘Tis the Season to celebrate in Gaston County! The weather outside might be frightful, but the events this holiday season will be delightful!
Belmont (15.55 mile)
Space is limited; Reservations required
Some lucky children will celebrate with Santa during one of the Garden’s most exciting days of the Christm...
McAdenville (12.03 mile)
December 2 - 26
The quiet little town of McAdenville, which lies along the South Fork River in Gaston County, comes alive in spectacular fashion each year as Christmas draws near.
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Bessemer City (0.07 mile)
Open 7 days a week from noon - 11pm.
Bessemer City (0.53 mile)
If you are not a steak or seafood lover, there is plenty to choose from! The Surf & Turf Lodge offers the largest salad bar around with the freshe...
Bessemer City (0.60 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Best Southern home-style cooking in town. Eat in or carry out.
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Bessemer City (1.98 mile)
Hotels & Motels
This hotel has an outdoor pool, continental breakfast, non-smoking rooms available, internet access, handicapped rooms, and accept pets (with a fee).
Gastonia (2.82 mile)
Short or long-term rental, with full kitchens and separate bedrooms.
Gastonia (3.03 mile)
Daily and extended stay rooms have been renovated to include large one-bedroom suites and many rooms can be customized for special events. We offe...
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