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Forget the heat of summer amid cool breezes when you tee it up in the mountains of North Carolina.
The rich and diverse culture of North Carolina’s people and places is depicted throughout the many museums and cultural institutions across the state.
The Brunswick Islands offers 45 miles of beaches, where you can fill your day boating, fishing, dining, playing golf and a number of family-friendly activities.
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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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Dudley (18.79 mile)
October 1 - 10
Fourth largest fair in the state! Exhibits, food, nearly 50 rides on the Midway, competitions, vintage farm equipment, demolition derby, and live entertainment.
Goldsboro (19.76 mile)
August 21 - 22
Join us for the East Coast ATV and UTV Nationals to be held at Busco Beach & ATV Park. You will see the fastest ATV and UTV drivers in the country battle it out for their points championship!
Smithfield (19.16 mile)
September 19 , October 31
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Benson (7.33 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Located on HWY 50 South, 7 miles from Benson in Johnston County. Great Southern Cooking!! Catering available.
Benson (10.14 mile)
Barbecue, Southern / Home Cooking
White Swan Bar-B-Q features award winning genuine Eastern North Carolina pork barbecue. Made from a 50 year old secret recipe.
Dunn (13.18 mile)
subs and ice cream
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Four Oaks (8.70 mile)
Two eco-friendly cabins are available with two bunk rooms (sleeps four each side) and shared kitchen. The bunk house is available for group campers. Tent campsites and primitive camping.
Four Oaks (10.14 mile)
21 full hook-up sites with water, sewer, land-line phone lines. Open year-round. Located off I-95, Exit 90
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53 room motel conveniently located on I-95, Exit 90 in Four Oaks. Just minutes from Benson and Smithfield.
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