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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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Boone (19.23 mile)
June 26 -
Horn in the West drama is located in Boone, North Carolina, in one of the most beautiful outdoor theatres in the country.
Banner Elk (7.59 mile)
July 6 , July 13
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Founded by Lees-McRae College and community residents to bring a stimulating series of cultural programs to the area during summer.
Linville (7.93 mile)
July 24 - 25
A special opportunity to camp in MacRae Meadows and take part in day and night activities led by Grandfather’s naturalists and interpretive rangers. Online registration begins May 1.
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Newland (3.40 mile)
Located in downtown Newland, Riverwalk Pizza features a lunch and dinner buffet along with fresh salads and hot subs.
Newland (3.43 mile)
(5) styles in all …
Family style and international cuisine. Fresh mountain trout caught & cooked the same day to traditional Italian dishes like pork cacciatora & pasta primavera
Newland (3.44 mile)
Offers some of the best chop pork, ribs and chicken in the South (or Southeast). Rated in the top 100 Barbeque Restaurants in North Carolina
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Minneapolis (1.19 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Thistledown on Yellow Mountain is a beautiful 22-acre retreat site that is nestled in the Southern Appalachian Highlands.
Newland (3.20 mile)
Hotels & Motels
The Shady Lawn Lodge offers lodging & accommodations, from traditional motel rooms with at least queen-size beds to king bed suites.
Newland (5.22 mile)
Located along 1600 ft of the North Toe River, Buck Hill Campground is the perfect place for families to relax and play!
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