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Tourist information and visitors center providing visitors with information about the local and surrounding area, its attractions and Kerr Lake.
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Oxford (16.24 mile)
The NC Hot Sauce Contest brings thousands of people to downtown Oxford to interact with friends, merchants, fans, artisans and vendors.
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Henderson (10.18 mile)
Barbecue, Southern / Home Cooking
Open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday thru Saturday. Menu features pork barbecue, chicken, fish and Brunswick stew.
Henderson (10.37 mile)
Open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday thru Sunday.Menu featuring barbecue pork, fried chicken, seafood and Brunswick stew.
Henderson (10.40 mile)
Hours: 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday thru Sunday. Fresh seafood,chicken,and barbecue. Children’s plates available. Credit cards: Visa & Mastercard ...
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Henderson (3.46 mile)
Kerr Lake offers hundreds of wooded tent and trailer campsites, many of them on the water's edge.
Henderson (4.31 mile)
Two waterfront cottages for rent, accommodations for eight, two bedrooms, plus loft, fully equipped kitchen, heating and air.
Henderson (5.58 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Casual lodging in a historic rural setting. The restored 19th century guest house on this 18th century plantation is the former kitchen and slave quarters of the plantation.
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