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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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Smithfield (0.13 mile)
May 2 - 3
Fun for the entire family, the Ham & Yam Festival honors Smithfield’s agricultural history.
Clayton (15.64 mile)
Join us for our traditional early May visit to this Johnston County jewel for magnificent blooms of Catawba rhododendron and other wildflowers.
Kenly (13.33 mile)
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Smithfield (0.05 mile)
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Smithfield (0.12 mile)
American cuisine for lunch, dinner and late night seven days a week. Steaks, pork chops, chicken, salads, sandwiches and kid’s menu, with daily specials such as an oyster bar or fish.
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Southern Fare. Serve Breakfast, Lunch and dinner, all day, as well as desserts. Seafood, including fish or shrimp is available every Friday.
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Smithfield (1.41 mile)
Hotels & Motels
The Best Western Inn of Smithfield offers convenient access to a variety of nearby shopping and dining options such as Carolina Premium Outlets and the Uptown Selma Antique District.
Smithfield (1.45 mile)
Offering a warm, inviting atmosphere. You’ll love the relaxing feel of Comfort Inn during your next family vacation, weekend getaway or business trip.
Smithfield (1.46 mile)
Holiday Inn Express & Suites® Smithfield, at exit 95 on I-95 in the historical Johnston County area. Affordable, comfortable & friendly accommodations for both leisure & corporate travelers.
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