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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.
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Sparta (14.15 mile)
Craft and food vendors line Main Street in celebration of mountain heritage in craft and music.
North Wilkesboro (18.42 mile)
Apple Jam is a musical event held at the corner of 10th and Main in downtown North Wilkesboro, the Friday evening proceeding the Brushy Mountain Apple Festival. The music starts at 6pm.
Wilkesboro (19.21 mile)
Zombie Walk and Dance, costume contest, games and special ghost tours in downtown Historic Wilkesboro. Family friendly games for all! Makeup contest, costume and dance contest, outdoor movie..
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Glade Valley (2.82 mile)
Elkin (6.73 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...
Elkin (7.88 mile)
Carryout & delivery for pizzas, oven baked sandwiches, bread-bowl pastas, bread-sticks, cheesy bread, wings, & coke. Order on Line
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Hotels & Motels
Quaint Inn in beautiful Roaring Gap.
Roaring Gap (4.12 mile)
One to four bedrooms units available.
Traphill (4.92 mile)
Welcome home! You have just found the closest and most unique vacation rentals to Stone Mountain State Park! Be prepared to enjoy the most relaxing mountain vacation ever!
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