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Visit our first state capitol at Tryon Palace, walk in Blackbeard’s footsteps in Bath, and enjoy year-round sailing, fishing and paddling.
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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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Ramseur (14.67 mile)
This annual downtown festival features great live music, local arts and crafts, fun and games for the kids, and traditional festival foods.
Seagrove (10.22 mile)
Potters John Mellage and Beth Gore fire their Holiday kiln opening. Here’s your chance to see their new creations.
Carthage (15.94 mile)
1st Sunday of each month from May through December. Noon until 4pm.
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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)
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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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