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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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Step back in time to enjoy the holidays the old-fashioned way. Take a ride on Scrooge’s Christmas Tour Trolley through historic Downtown Salisbury,…
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Jacksonville (13.80 mile)
The North Carolina Symphony Holiday Pops Concert is a great way to get into the Holiday spirit with your friends and family!
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Swansboro (6.15 mile)
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Swansboro (6.27 mile)
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Emerald Isle (9.53 mile)
Breakfast, lunch and dinner is served daily at the Islander Motor Inn.
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Cape Carteret (5.43 mile)
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Swansboro (6.02 mile)
Hampton Inn & Suites offers 98 spacious rooms with 31 king suites inclusive. Full hot breakfast is served daily to all guests. A state-of-the-art f...
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