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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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Bryson City area
You'll have lots to do in the Swain County. We're home to much of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Nantahala River, Fontana Lake and more.
Boasting 17 wineries, friendly towns, beautiful countryside and a strong culinary scene, Surry County is the ideal romantic getaway in North…
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October 17 - 19
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October 24 - 25
Events and activities for kids of all ages including face painting, pumpkin carving, ghost tours and hayrides. You can experience The Haunted Halloween Trail for a complete weekend full of fright!
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November 7 - 8
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Robbinsville (0.14 mile)
Jasper's is located inside the Historic Tapoco Lodge and is considered a destination in and of itself - upscale and sophisticated!
Fontana Dam (6.50 mile)
Sitting at the top of the valley overlooking the property, we offer an ever changing selection of savory main course dishes featuring fresh local vegetables, meats, baked goods & desserts.
Fontana Dam (6.58 mile)
Located in the center of the Village, the Wildwood Grill offers a warm and charming ambiance, wonderful food and friendly service. Casual dinners and Pizza are available!
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Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Tucked away on 120 acres in the lush Nantahala National Forest, on the banks of the cascading Cheoah River sits the Historic Tapoco Lodge. This gated, exclusive resort is ready to pamper you!
Robbinsville (1.87 mile)
Hotels & Motels
The resort is open Mar 1st (before Daytona Bike Week) through Late Nov & provides you with all the amenities needed for a comfortable stay overnight or a quick fuel up to get back on the roads.
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A full-service motorcycle resort with a gas station and 50-seat bikers restaurant. Home of the world famous road known as The Dragon. General store...
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