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Play a round at Pine Needles Golf Club or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Hit the trail in Pisgah National Forest, at the U.S. National Whitewater Center or on a coastal byway.
Step back in time in this 18th century Moravian settlement's museums, gardens and bakery.
Enjoy mile-high views at Grandfather Mountain, visit landmark country stores, and hike, ski and snowboard the highest peaks in the East.
An area rich in history, this region also is home to furniture and pottery making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
On our southernmost shores you can enjoy 35 golf courses, Calabash seafood and family-friendly beaches boasting sunrise and sunset views.
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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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Banner Elk area
The Avery County Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center is conveniently located in the Shoppes at Tynecastle at the intersection of NC Hwy. 105 and NC…
Beech Mountain area
The Beech Mountain TDA is a government entity that promotes travel and tourism on Beech Mountain.
Sugar Mountain area
Contact us or visit our website for the most up-to-date information on beautiful Sugar Mountain.
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Boone (12.23 mile)
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Horn in the West drama is located in Boone, North Carolina, in one of the most beautiful outdoor theatres in the country.
Banner Elk (2.19 mile)
August 15 - 17
Fine Arts in the Ultimate Mountain Setting of Banner Elk. An eclectic gathering of international and mountain fine artists and master crafters.
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Banner Elk (0.88 mile)
Puerto Nuevo is the delightful, new Mexican and seafood restaurant now open in the Banner Elk area. Puerto Nuevo offers authentic Mexican dishes, i...
Banner Elk (1.02 mile)
A great neighborhood Italian restaurant. Bar serving complimentary snacks. Also offers full catering services.
Banner Elk (1.19 mile)
Restaurant @ The Best Western in Banner Elk
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Sugar Mountain (0.47 mile)
Nestled deep within the Blue Ridge Mountains and is an ideal vacation destination for anyone seeking a peaceful retreat that offers easy access to an array of great activities.
Sugar Mountain (0.60 mile)
Sugar Ski & Country Club is a year-round condominium resort located on top of Sugar Mountain in the North Carolina High Country. Offering four seasons of enjoyment
Sugar Mountain (0.63 mile)
You are cordially invited to visit Sugar Top, a unique condominium community located atop Little Sugar Mountain near Banner Elk. Spectacular views.
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