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Old Fort area
Information for Marion, Lake James, Linville Falls, Little Switzerland, Old Fort and surrounding areas.
Known for its spacious beach and crystal clear waters, Wrightsville Beach is full of outdoor activities perfect for spring. Wrightsville Beach was…
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Old Fort (10.50 mile)
March 21 , April 18
(5) dates in all …
Held the 3rd Saturday of every month. Bring your car, truck or motorcycle to downtown Old Fort, 3-5 p.m.
Marion (1.33 mile)
March 5 , March 12
(43) dates in all …
Open to all musicians, no scheduled performers. Outdoors (weather permitting), bring chairs or blankets. Call for more information.
Marion (10.70 mile)
Two rides: one for the hardcore cyclist and a fun ride.
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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)
Hotels & Motels
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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