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Our resorts and spas are honored frequently by travel publications and are idyllic spots for romantic getaways, relaxation weekends and weddings.
An area rich in history and culture, this region also is home to furniture making, a barbecue battleground and Yadkin Valley wineries.
On our southernmost shores you can enjoy 35 golf courses, Calabash seafood and family-friendly beaches boasting sunrise and sunset views.
Enjoy mile-high views at Grandfather Mountain, visit landmark country stores, stay at a top-notch resort or cozy cabin, and hike trails including the highest peaks in the East.
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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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Carolina Beach is bursting with family-friendly things to see and do, from a beachside boardwalk and seaside amusement rides in the summer, to…
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Asheville (13.59 mile)
May 21 - 22 , November 12 - 13
The largest and most walkable tour of working artists' studios in the region.
Hendersonville (7.93 mile)
May 12 - 15 , May 19 - 22
Flat Rock Playhouse presents the popular Music on the Rock concert series at the Playhouse Downtown in Historic Hendersonville.
Flat Rock (9.90 mile)
Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra presents "From Vienna to Cologne" featuring Jorge Federico Osorio, pianist
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Mills River (0.05 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Mills River Restaurant is a family owned and operated restaurant serving down-home cooking for breakfast, lunch and dinner, 7 days a week.
Hendersonville (2.02 mile)
Zaxby’s Restaurant serves chicken fingers, Buffalo wings, salads and more.
O' Charley’s offers is casual dining in an relaxed atmosphere, with American comfort food, a kids' menu and full bar.
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Mills River (1.33 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
The Acorn Bed and Breakfast at Mills River is conveniently located between Hendersonville, Asheville and Brevard, just minutes away from the Asheville Regional Airport.
Mills River (2.15 mile)
Barkwells -- the dog lover’s vacation retreat -- is located just 20 minutes from Asheville, Hendersonville & Brevard, The Biltmore Estate and 10 minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway & NC Arboretum.
Mills River (2.25 mile)
This beautiful property consists of more than 9.5 acres that includes walking trails, 3 rental cabins, a chapel, gazebo, small pond, swing set and ...
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