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Step back in time in this 18th century Moravian settlement's museums, gardens and bakery.
Hit the trail in Pisgah National Forest, at the U.S. National Whitewater Center or on a coastal byway.
Play a round at Pine Needles Golf Club or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
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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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, from real estate and business development to education to fun things to do for the whole family.
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West Jefferson (19.08 mile)
August 15 , August 22
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Free summer concert series held every 3rd, 4th (& 5th!) Friday nights May-August, 5:30-7:00pm in Downtown West Jefferson. 1st Friday in September date added!
Lenoir (15.67 mile)
August 29 - 31
Located on the site of Laura Fosters grave of the Tom Dooley fame, the convention offers old-time and bluegrass group and individual competitions.
North Wilkesboro (8.06 mile)
Come to historic downtown North Wilkesboro on Saturday, September 13 from 1:00-5:00pm for classic cars, classic trucks, great downtown restaurants ...
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Millers Creek (2.64 mile)
Great Chinese food with a clean atmosphere.
Millers Creek (2.67 mile)
Bojangles began in 1977 as a dream of operators of Jack Fulk and Richard Thomas. They saw an opportunity to develop a quick-service restaurant chai...
Millers Creek (2.81 mile)
Come try the best burgers around, hot dogs, fires and all the trimmings. Hand-dipped ice cream and shakes. Take out only or enjoy your meal at our picnic area.
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Wilkesboro (5.02 mile)
In the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains this lake is an awesome scenic back-drop for any fun-filled excursion you plan! There is so much to ch...
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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