Search entire site
Highlights you might like:
Drive roads that double as destinations from the Cherohala Skyway to the Outer Banks Byway.
North Carolina offers 400-plus golf courses across the state with temperatures that allow play year-round.
With roots in moonshine, several distillers continue the tradition of making white whiskey, as well as vodka, gin and rum.
The greater Topsail area is one of three quieter beach destinations on the southeast coast of North Carolina.
The Triad cities and their neighboring towns are rich in history and culture.
This area is an outdoor playground year-round, including some of the best camping, hiking, biking and fishing around.
Navigation - Things to Do Signature Attractions Arts & Entertainment Eat & Drink History & Heritage Kids & Family Outdoor Resorts & Spas Sports & GolfTrip IdeasCities & Regions Mountains Piedmont CoastEventsPlaces to StayTravel DealsVideos
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.
Filter events by date, category, region or keyword.
Please try to broaden your search criteria
Share this page:
See something wrong?
Tell us about it.
Welcome to Cherokee County. Friendly folks and mountain hospitality await all who visit and makes Cherokee County an ideal place to live, work and…
Known for its spacious beach and crystal clear waters, Wrightsville Beach is full of outdoor activities perfect for spring. Wrightsville Beach was…
Browse related places and events.
Fontana Dam (14.64 mile)
May 1 - 31
A celebration to honor the people of Western North Carolina who gave up their homes, land and way of life so that World War II could be won.
Franklin (18.61 mile)
In Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story, a story of hidden romance and tragedy, tensions rise in this classic American musical.
Excitement, spiritual anointing, family-emphasis, and musical excellence.
See more upcoming events.
Robbinsville (6.80 mile)
Sandwiches, blue plate specials, seafood, BBQ and more favorites. Serving breakfast & lunch.
Robbinsville (6.85 mile)
Bojangles core menu is the same now as it was then: distinctive, flavorful chicken made with a special blend of seasonings and served with hot, fresh buttermilk biscuits and one-of-a-kind fixin’s!
Robbinsville (7.00 mile)
Variety Menu with Breakfast All Day - Outdoor Patio Dining Available
See more places to eat.
Topton (1.46 mile)
At the top of the Nantahala Gorge in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. RV sites and plenty of tent spaces, cabins available from 4 to 16 ...
For more than 30 years, we've offered recreational camping and whitewater rafting for the family and outdoor enthusiast alike. Relax on our grassy sites along the creek with complete hook-ups
Topton (2.26 mile)
Nantahala River Lodge is a unique riverfront cabin. It is a rare and magnificent opportunity to have the rushing river a few steps from your front ...
See more places to stay.
Write reviews of North Carolina hotels on
Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina
Featured Travel Partner
Request your Travel Guide
Download or order FREE guides and maps
Subscribe to our E-Newsletters
Get the latest news, events and travel deals
Join us for travel tidbits, giveaways and more
Explore unique spots across North Carolina