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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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Representing Benson, Clayton, Four Oaks, Smithfield, Selma, Kenly, Pine Level, Princeton, Micro, Meadow, Wilson's Mills and the Cleveland area.
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Step back in time to enjoy the holidays the old-fashioned way. Take a ride on Scrooge’s Christmas Tour Trolley through historic Downtown Salisbury,…
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Smithfield (15.77 mile)
Santa is coming to town. Please join us as we celebrate the holiday season.
Benson (6.79 mile)
November 18 -
The Meadow Lights is the largest and oldest Christmas light show in eastern North Carolina.
Selma (18.42 mile)
December 5 - 10 , December 12 - 15
(4) dates in all …
Take a nostalgic trip back to an innocent age when anticipation of Santa’s visit made the holidays magical. Enjoy gospel favorites and the contempo...
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Benson (0.07 mile)
Bakery specializing in cakes for all occasions, including weddings. In Johnston County from I-95, Exit 79, and from I-40, Exit 325.
Benson (0.10 mile)
Take a nostalgic trip back to the soda fountain days and enjoy ice cream, homemade orangeades and lemonades.
Benson (0.20 mile)
Chinese cuisine served. Located in Benson, home to the Annual Mule Days Festival the fourth weekend in September and the Benson Singing Convention ...
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Benson (0.19 mile)
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Located in quaint Benson. Our historic 1910 Queen Ann residence provides a uniquely elegant setting for weddings, business functions, entertaining and travel accommodations.
Benson (0.39 mile)
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A 103-room motel conveniently located on I-95 in Benson, just minutes from Smithfield and Carolina Premium Outlets.
In Johnston County from I-95, Exit 79, and from I-40, Exit 325.
Dunn (5.52 mile)
This luxuriously appointed mansion, circa 1914, is breathtakingly elegant, with mahogany paneling, white-marble fireplaces, crystal chandeliers and...
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