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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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Smithfield (5.89 mile)
April 4 , April 5
The JCC Country Music Showcase, held bimonthly in the Paul A. Johnston Auditorium on the campus of Johnston Community College in Smithfield.
Smithfield (5.05 mile)
May 2 - 3
Fun for the entire family, the Ham & Yam Festival honors Smithfield’s agricultural history.
Smithfield (9.00 mile)
April 5 , May 10
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This show series is dedicated to offering a fun and exciting horse show while maintaining a down home atmosphere that encourages family participati...
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Wilsons Mills (1.19 mile)
Barbecue, Southern / Home Cooking
White Swan Bar-B-Q features award winning genuine Eastern North Carolina pork barbecue. Made from a 50 year old secret recipe.
Selma (3.61 mile)
Great country cooking and seafood dishes. Open on Saturday mornings for breakfast. Space available for private parties.
Located off I-95 at exit 97 in Selma, featuring Chinese and American cuisine, all served buffet style.
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Clayton (5.25 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Convenient location to Raleigh/Garner/Clayton area. Just minutes from Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek and Walnut Creek Softball Caomplex. Twenty minutes from RDU airport.
Smithfield (5.62 mile)
Holiday Inn Express & Suites® Smithfield, at exit 95 on I-95 in the historical Johnston County area. Affordable, comfortable & friendly accommodations for both leisure & corporate travelers.
Wilson (5.64 mile)
Located beside the Wilson County Fairgrounds! Within walking distance to the famous Parker’s BBQ!!
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