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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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November 27 - 29 , December 3 - 6
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Ride the Handy Dandy RR and see the lights and Nativity movie along the way; visit the church and hear the story of Silent Night, sing carols, enjoy crafts, General Store, see Santa, and more.
Mocksville (16.85 mile)
Twas the Night Before Bed Races in downtown Mocksville
Thomasville (15.85 mile)
Christmas Parade in downtown Thomasville. The route is scheduled to start at Main Street and run from Maple Street (underpass) to Hoover Street (Lexington Ave.).
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Lexington (0.42 mile)
Open in 1984 and known for our 20 oz. sirloin steak and skin sandwiches. Serving pit cook, pork barbecue sliced and chopped.
Linwood (1.64 mile)
Truckstop in Linwood off of I-85. Open 24 hours a day 7 days a week, serving Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Travel store, Fuel and Diesel.
Lexington (2.66 mile)
Serving Lexington since 1940, we’re third-generation, family-owned and operated steak restaurant and catering service. Whether you’re alone or with...
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Lexington (2.02 mile)
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The choice for Lexington hotels, the Affordable Suites Lexington Hotel provides extended stay lodging.
Lexington (2.78 mile)
We offer lake front houses on beautiful High Rock Lake. We have a place for you whether you are vacationing or traveling for business. Houses in al...
Lexington (3.67 mile)
Hotels & Motels
Are you looking for affordable lodging? Then you have found the right motel. Located right off I-85 in Lexington, ...
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