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Information for Marion, Lake James, Linville Falls, Little Switzerland, Old Fort and surrounding areas.
Boasting 17 wineries, friendly towns, beautiful countryside and a strong culinary scene, Surry County is the ideal romantic getaway in North…
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Old Fort (16.05 mile)
September 20 , October 18
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Held the 3rd Saturday of every month. Bring your car, truck or motorcycle to downtown Old Fort, 3-5 p.m.
Nebo (2.51 mile)
There’s something for everyone at Riverfest! Water derby, canoe and kayak races or enjoy eco tours of Lake James. Plus great food and live bluegrass music.
Old Fort (15.95 mile)
Free program celebrating vintage cars and trains.
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Nebo (3.03 mile)
Full service marina including general store, boat slips and fuel. Marina and general store open seven days per week 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. Resta...
Marion (4.82 mile)
Serving breakfast and lunch. Featuring home style cooking in a friendly atmosphere.
Marion (5.55 mile)
Local coffee house featuring distinctive coffees and teas, smoothies and seasonal favorites. Other retail items include baked goods, CDs and local ...
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Nebo (0.32 mile)
Nestled on a hillside overlooking lush deep woods this charming log cabin is the ultimate in luxury, comfort and style. Cozy up to the fireplace or sit in rockers on the front porch.
Nebo (0.74 mile)
Lake James custom home on the waterfront.
Twenty backpack campsites are located along or near the lake shoreline.
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