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Forget the heat of summer amid cool breezes when you tee it up in the mountains of North Carolina.
In our state, great shopping ranges from upscale fashion and discount outlets to furniture emporiums and custom showrooms.
The rich and diverse culture of North Carolina’s people and places is depicted throughout the many museums and cultural institutions across the state.
Travel down the Blue Ridge Parkway and you’ll discover art galleries, craft breweries, natural attractions and more.
Pamper yourself at AAA 5 Diamond Hotels, explore art, history and science museums, and drink and dine in the Tastiest Town in the South.
The Brunswick Islands offers 45 miles of beaches, where you can fill your day boating, fishing, dining, playing golf and a number of family-friendly activities.
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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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Whether you visit for the day or stay overnight, you’ll find plentiful sights and activities to appeal to a variety of ages and diverse interests.
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Carthage (16.27 mile)
September 29 -
Annual agricultural fair, carnival rides, games and food. Tues-Fri 5-11pm, Sat 3-11pm. Parking $2.
Star (19.81 mile)
It's time to harvest the pumpkins! Choose from more than 2,000 hand-blown glass pumpkins & gourds in all shapes, sizes, and colors. And yes, gourds are new to the Pumpkin Patch this year!
Asheboro (15.26 mile)
October 24 - 25
Celebrate the magic of the season with two weekends of safe daytime Halloween fun. Enjoy trick or treat games, magic, storytelling, and live music.
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Pittsboro (1.57 mile)
Bear Creek (1.66 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Daily specials at the Grill. Various menu items, including spaghetti, marinated grilled chicken tenders, meat loaf, assorted vegetables, vegetable ...
Pittsboro (1.89 mile)
Great diner favorites
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Siler City (11.70 mile)
Hotels & Motels
We offer all the modern amenities guests can expect of a modern, well-furnished hotel, with ample parking spaces for cars, trucks and boats. Whethe...
Siler City (11.91 mile)
Convenient to many restaurants, clean and spacious rooms, courteous and professional staff that is understanding of the needs of our customers and ...
Siler City (12.10 mile)
Perfect location and just 20 minutes from Pittsboro.
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