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North Wilkesboro area
Regional 10-county visitor information for Northwest North Carolina. Covers Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Caldwell, Iredell, Surry, Watauga,…
Wilkes County has so much to offer, such as fun things to do for the whole family.
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North Wilkesboro (5.61 mile)
Annual 4th of July celebration in Historic Downtown North Wilkesboro. Beginning at 6:00 pm Emergency Vehicles of all sizes will parade through the downtown area honoring firefighters, rescue squads,
West Jefferson (19.84 mile)
August 27 - 30
Great concert & theatre performances at the Ashe Civic Center
Taylorsville (19.01 mile)
Family-fun festivities including free old-fashioned games such as sack races, egg races, wheelbarrow races, tug of war, cornhole tournaments, food/arts/crafts vendors, live music, fireworks!
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Millers Creek (0.03 mile)
Bojangles began in 1977 as a dream of operators of Jack Fulk and Richard Thomas. They saw an opportunity to develop a quick-service restaurant chai...
Millers Creek (0.10 mile)
Great Chinese food with a clean atmosphere.
Millers Creek (0.17 mile)
The ultimate wing restaurant! If you love wings and other great foods, then you are in the right spot! Come on in and... Feel the flavor!
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Wilkesboro (3.48 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Whether on business or enjoying a leisure vacation, Addison Inn is the place to stay. 115 guest rooms, continental breakfast and pet friendly. Walking distance to shopping and restaurants.
Wilkesboro (3.80 mile)
Located off 421 at the entrance of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, we offer the perfect place for business or leisure with spacious rooms and deluxe complimentary breakfast.
Convenient location to shopping and restaurants with affordable pricing. Also, will rent rooms on weekly and monthly basis.
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