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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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North Wilkesboro (7.67 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 (7.84 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..
Lenoir (15.67 mile)
September 4 - 5
Located on the site of Laura Foster's grave (of Tom Dooley fame), the convention offers old-time and bluegrass group and individual competitions.
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Millers Creek (2.61 mile)
The ultimate wing restaurant! If you love wings and other great foods, then you are in the right spot! Come on in and... Feel the flavor!
Sugar Daddy's has a wide array of candies, all yours iwith just a weigh on the scale! You can also satisfy that sweet tooth with our amazing ice cream!
Millers Creek (2.64 mile)
Great Chinese food with a clean atmosphere.
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Wilkesboro (5.02 mile)
In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains this lake is an awesome scenic backdrop for any fun-filled excursion you plan!
Wilkesboro (5.35 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Whether on business or enjoying a leisure vacation, Addison Inn is the place to stay. 115 guest rooms, continental breakfast and pet friendly. Walking distance to shopping and restaurants.
Wilkesboro (5.80 mile)
Located off 421 at the entrance of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, we offer the perfect place for business or leisure with spacious rooms and deluxe complimentary breakfast.
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