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Wilkesboro (14.32 mile)
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Start the holidays with a classic! See the famous "Leg" lamp and watch as Ralphie tries to convince his parents, teachers, and Santa that a Red Ryder B.B. gun really is the perfect gift.
North Wilkesboro (15.54 mile)
Black Cat Station is home of a large “H.O.” Scale Model Railroad operating many trains at one time. They can host many cultural events and is even ...
North Wilkesboro (14.71 mile)
Come enjoy the wonderful Christmas displays that Wilkes County provides at their annual Christmas Parade.
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Union Grove (5.18 mile)
Small grill up in Union Grove. Have impromptu 'jam sessions' each Saturday morning.
Stony Point (9.67 mile)
Family restaurants serving seafood and chicken
Taylorsville (10.79 mile)
Authentic Mexican cuisine.
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Love Valley (0.20 mile)
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Unique B&B located in the heart of Love Valley. We even offer stalls for your horse.We at Miss Kitty’s are pet friendly small dogs and horses and F...
Union Grove (3.34 mile)
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Hiddenite (7.38 mile)
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