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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
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Beech Mountain area
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Sugar Mountain area
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Celebrate a vacation full of original beach fun in Carolina Beach, North Carolina. Carolina Beach is full of family-friendly things to see and do,…
When you think of extraordinary golf, the Pinehurst area, also known as the “Home of American Golf”, often immediately comes to mind. Full of…
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Spruce Pine (19.18 mile)
Free live music, guided hikes to mines, kid's treasure hunts.
Banner Elk (8.43 mile)
June 25 , July 23
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Come enjoy a trolley tour of the local Avery County wineries!
Spruce Pine (15.64 mile)
Free music from 11:00-4:30. Admission for the meal is a dish to share, large enough for your party with some extra for the musicians who will be entertaining all day.
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Newland (3.40 mile)
Two convenient locations one at the entrance to Sugar Mountain and one in Downtown Newland; Lunch and Dinner Buffet, Fresh Salads, Hot Subs
Newland (3.43 mile)
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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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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!
Plumtree (5.22 mile)
Select your type of lodging from our bed & breakfast, private cabin, campground or even group lodging. Restaurant on-site, winery on-site, & brewery on-site!
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