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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.
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Rose Hill (13.34 mile)
Join Duplin Winery for a long-standing tradition! The Grape Stomp is filled with friends, family, Duplin Wine, and of course Muscadine grapes.
Rose Hill (12.99 mile)
October 2 , October 3
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)
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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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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.
Wallace (6.94 mile)
Located in central Wallace, The Duplin Inn offers a location very close to local restaurants and entertainment. Just minutes from River Landing Cou...
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