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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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Banner Elk area
The Avery County Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center is conveniently located in the Shoppes at Tynecastle at the intersection of NC Hwy. 105 and NC…
Beech Mountain area
Chamber of Commerce operating a Visitor Information Center on Beech Mountain.
Sugar Mountain area
Contact us or visit our website for the most up-to-date information on beautiful Sugar Mountain.
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Blowing Rock (14.50 mile)
December 13 - 15
Patterned after the Andy Williams and Bing Crosby TV specials of the '60s and '70s, this annual Christmas show has become one of the most popular traditions in our village.
Beech Mountain (7.61 mile)
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Blowing Rock (14.28 mile)
January 23 - 26, 2014
Join the Village of Blowing Rock as we celebrate the fun side of winter at the 16th Annual WinterFest! Polar Plunge, Chili Cookoff, Ice Carving and more!
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Newland (0.01 mile)
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Family style and international cuisine. Will host private parties upon request.
Newland (0.08 mile)
Two convenient locations one at the entrance to Sugar Mountain and one in Downtown Newland; Lunch and Dinner Buffet, Fresh Salads, Hot Subs, Soup a...
Newland (0.15 mile)
Where good friends and great coffee meet!
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Newland (0.85 mile)
Hotels & Motels
The Shady Lawn Lodge offers lodging & accommodations, from traditional motel rooms with at least queen-size beds to king bed suites, to an all out ...
Linville (3.04 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
A whitewashed picket fence surrounds this restored, turn of the century Victorian farmhouse, with its English cottage perennial and herb gardens.
Linville (3.28 mile)
The Pixie Inn is a family owned and operated motel located in the shadow of Grandfather Mountain. The Pixie has 26 modern clean grade A rooms with ...
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