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Step to the tee among stunning mountains, rolling hills or beautiful beaches in North Carolina, home to more than 400 golf courses.
Ride a record-breaking roller coaster, visit the Wild West or beat the heat in a wave pool.
Across the state, people are seeking out food grown locally, which is why there’s a growing number of farm-to-table restaurants in every region.
This area is an outdoor playground, including some of the best camping, hiking, biking and fishing around.
Along these beaches, see relics from Blackbeard’s ship, meet playful otters, watch wild horses, climb a lighthouse and more.
This region offers many opportunities for play, including golf courses, spas, military museums and indoor skydiving.
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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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North Wilkesboro area
Regional 10-county visitor information for Northwest North Carolina. Covers Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Caldwell, Iredell, Surry, Watauga,…
Wilkes County has so much to offer, such as fun things to do for the whole family.
Go with the flow and see where the water takes you from the scenic Riverwalk lined with shops and cafes to the family-friendly entertainment found on…
When you think of extraordinary golf, the Pinehurst area, also known as the “Home of American Golf”, often immediately comes to mind. Full of…
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Sparta (14.64 mile)
July 24 - 25
Quilters compete in various categories for prizes awarded by vote of viewers.
North Wilkesboro (14.30 mile)
July 18 , August 15
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Third Saturday of each month beginning in May grab your lawn chairs and head to Historic Downtown North Wilkesboro for family fun and entertainment.
Wilkesboro (15.17 mile)
July 17 , July 24
(11) dates in all …
Come for the freshness, stay for the fun! Fresh from the farm produce and handcrafted artisan products are available every Friday with special events on the 1st & 3rd Friday. Come join us!
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Glade Valley (3.13 mile)
Hays (7.77 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Come join us for wonderful home cooked country food! Serving breakfast and lunch Tuesday though Saturday.
Elkin (8.33 mile)
The site of a historic grist mill built in 1896, and gracing a special spot where two creeks join together to become one, is a one-of-a-kind destin...
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Traphill (1.28 mile)
A quaint cottage with all the conveniences of home overlooking the historic mill, built in 1777, with its more than 200-foot cascade waterfall. Enjoy a cozy evening in or exploring the outdoors.
Traphill (1.77 mile)
A picturesque lodge nestled in the mountains overlooking the Roaring River. Located on a picturesque setting reminiscent of a French vineyard in the heart of North Carolina wine country.
Traphill (2.05 mile)
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