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See Santa on the Chimney, feast your eyes on gingerbread houses and experience a Jonkonnu.
Visit a Christmas tree farm to find the perfect evergreen and holiday adventures.
Tour a decorated battleship, enjoy shopping and nightlife, and surf or relax at area beaches.
Explore historic sites and nature trails, play a round in the Home of American Golf and visit the Airborne & Special Operations Museum.
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Old Fort area
Information for Marion, Lake James, Linville Falls, Little Switzerland, Old Fort and surrounding areas.
Steeped in history, North Carolina offers travelers an authentic experience by air, land and sea. Whether you’re watching a Civil War re-enactment at…
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Come visit the Trail of Faith and enjoy the holiday season. With more than 100,000 lights, the Trail of Faith welcomes visitors to view the beautiful display.
Old Fort (15.98 mile)
January 11, 2015 , February 8, 2015
Sunday Painters group open to the public.
Old Fort (16.05 mile)
Held the 3rd Saturday of every month. Bring your car, truck or motorcycle to downtown Old Fort, 3-5 p.m.
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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.
Nebo (2.51 mile)
Twenty backpack campsites are located along or near the lake shoreline.
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