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Visit with us in scenic Pender County which includes the sandy white beaches of Topsail Beach & Surf City and the charming coastal towns of Hampstead…
Surf City area
Tourism information available for Topsail Beach, Surf City, North Topsail Beach, Sneads Ferry, Holly Ridge, and throughout Pender and Onslow counties.
Boasting 17 wineries, friendly towns, beautiful countryside and a strong culinary scene, Surry County is the ideal romantic getaway in North…
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Rose Hill (13.34 mile)
November 15 , November 21
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The talented Down Home Country performs their holiday magic in 2014 in a very special Christmas stage show filled with music, comedy, and fun.
Rose Hill (12.99 mile)
October 3 - 4
A tradition in southeast North Carolina for more than 30 years, enjoy a parade, carnival rides, chicken fried in the World’s Largest Frying Pan, chicken wing cook-off and live entertainment.
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Burgaw (6.81 mile)
We're an independent coffeehouse that roast the coffees we serve.
Burgaw (6.87 mile)
Family oriented restaurant in the heart of downtown Burgaw.
Burgaw (6.96 mile)
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Our menu includes starters, salads, sandwiches and burgers, pasta entrees (plus 2 sides) and desserts. We also have a menu for the kiddies.
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Watha (2.07 mile)
We provide a variety camping and facility rentals including a rustic village and bunkhouse cabins. Enjoy yourself by the fire circles. Water activities include a pool, canoe, and a lake.
Willard (2.83 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
The Harrell House was built in 1897. It is now a beautiful, accommodating bed & breakfast that serves as a retreat from the hurry and pressures of modern life.
Burgaw (6.29 mile)
Hotels & Motels
The only hotel in the small town of Burgaw. Our friendly staff and extremely clean rooms will make your stay more memorable. Within walking distance to area restaurants and grocery store.
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