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Information for Marion, Lake James, Linville Falls, Little Switzerland, Old Fort and surrounding areas.
Steeped in history, North Carolina offers travelers an authentic experience by air, land and sea. Whether you’re watching a Civil War re-enactment at…
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Marion (1.33 mile)
January 29 , February 5
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Open to all musicians, no scheduled performers. Outdoors (weather permitting), bring chairs or blankets. Call for more information.
Old Fort (10.44 mile)
February 8 , August 9
Sunday Painters group open to the public.
Marion (4.16 mile)
Free bluegrass jam each Friday evening with an ever changing line up of musicians and musical styles! Join the fun along with Max Woody and friends.
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Marion (0.01 mile)
Local coffee house featuring distinctive coffees and teas, smoothies and seasonal favorites. Other retail items include baked goods, CDs and local ...
Marion (0.07 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Lunch restaurant and catering site, “Anyday catering for everyday people.” Open kitchen for entertainment, 76-seat dining room and take-out availab...
Marion (0.51 mile)
Full menu restaurant serving lunch and dinner in 1950s drive-in dinner atmosphere. Curb service, dine-in, and carry-out.
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Marion (1.73 mile)
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A small, hometown motel with a 1950s flavor. Open year round. Conveniently located on US 70 West in Marion.
Marion (2.10 mile)
Featuring executive suites with whirlpool, picnic area, sun deck, indoor pool, and hot tub. Meeting facilities also available. Open year round. Loc...
Marion (2.29 mile)
Catawba River RV and tent/primitive camping sites. Easy access with central location within minutes of the Blue Ridge Parkway and Lake James!
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