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Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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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Belmont (19.71 mile)
May 1 -
ZimSculpt, the internationally-acclaimed sculpture exhibition, is coming back to Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden for a 2nd visit.
The largest display ever staged at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden - ZimSculpt - returns this May to July with more than 100 displayed sculptures reflecting world-renowned Shona art.
May 9 , May 10
Celebrate Mother's Day with a variety of weekend festivities at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden!
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Matthews (5.24 mile)
The casual beach-theme establishments feature “oldies” jukebox music, sports on television, and a menu that includes seafood, sandwiches, salads an...
Charlotte (5.47 mile)
Contemporary Bistro featuring outdoor dining and a separte wine bar.
Matthews (5.61 mile)
Hops Grill & Brewery is a casual dining microbrewery restaurant that offers fresh, made-from-scratch menu items in a relaxed atmosphere featuring s...
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Matthews (0.70 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Conveniently located off Interstate 485, the Sleep Inn hotel is within walking distance from Windsor Square and Matthews Festival Shopping Center.
Matthews (0.90 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Hampton Inn Charlotte/Matthews is close to the city but far enough away to enjoy a relaxing pace.
Matthews (0.92 mile)
The Comfort Inn hotel is ideally located in the heart of Matthews in the Windsor Square Shopping Center. We offer guests an unforgettable experience with our warm and friendly service.
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