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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.
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.
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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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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Historic Hertford, incorporated in 1758, features waterfront homes and parks, antique and gift shops, cafes.
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Edenton (17.13 mile)
April 25 - 26
A wonderful way to not only enjoy lovely gardens and porches too but also watch artists at work in those same gardens and porches throughout the tour
Elizabeth City (17.11 mile)
May 16 , May 17
The NC Potato Festival is a fun-filled, family festival that celebrates one of Northeast North Carolina’s largest crops.
Edenton (17.95 mile)
Saturday - open to the public from 9 am - 5 pm
Corn hole boards open for play, arts/crafts show & sale, Entertainment on the Main Stage, whole hog BBQ competition begi...
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Belvidere (1.92 mile)
Charmingly restored 1890 Victorian with turret, we serve a wonderful breakfast, lunch or dinner. Also tea and children's dress-up tea parties available.
Belvidere (2.01 mile)
Built in 1883 as the Josiah Nicholson Store, Layden’s has been a centerpiece of the Belividere community for over 100 years. Today, they are known ...
Winfall (7.42 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Serving home cooking featuring fried chicken and burgers. Offering pickled herring on Fridays from September through April
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Hertford (8.75 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
This coastal plantation inn is in the historic Fletcher-Skinner-Nixon House. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this house is one ...
Hertford (9.31 mile)
At Springfield Inn, you’ll find a classic Southern bed & breakfast inn set in a relaxed country setting, conveniently located just outside Historic...
Hertford (12.83 mile)
Over the last 20 years, Ben and Jackie Hobbs have assembled a collection of 14 pre-Civil War buildings, restored them and furnished them with perio...
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