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Cleveland County boasts the perfect location, desirable climate, heritage and, most importantly, friendly people.
Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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Hickory (19.56 mile)
May 1 , May 2
The Mart’s most popular event, which takes place a few weeks after the wholesale market in High Point. One-of-a-kind market samples available for purchase.
Hickory (19.89 mile)
April 23 , April 24
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Come experience the most enjoyable and affordable family fun around at Crawdads Stadium, home to the Hickory Crawdads, the Single A Affiliate of the Texas Rangers.
Enjoy a great evening tasting and sipping local fare while listening to Ulysses Long. Tickets can be purchased at Hickory Elks Lodge, Hickory Wine Shop, Hops & Grapes and Stadium Box Office. .
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Lawndale (3.73 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
A nostalgic old general store and cafe nestled at the foothills of NC’s South Mountains.
Fallston (5.12 mile)
Polkville (8.55 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Great homecooked breakfast and lunch. Fresh produce available. Famous deep fried peanuts.
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Lawndale (1.70 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Renovated 1926 farm house out in the country. Located on a 40-acre horse farm with boarding stables and riding ring. Hiking and riding trails. 30 m...
An excellent example of Queen Anne Victorian architecture, the Inn offers a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere for the weary traveler, business pe...
Casar (6.90 mile)
Nestled among rolling fields and beautiful mountain woodlands. South Mountain Family Camp provides a perfect year round retreat for families, church groups and school classes.
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