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Cleveland County boasts the perfect location, desirable climate, heritage and, most importantly, friendly people.
Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
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Shelby (8.57 mile)
4 course dinner with Virginia Willis & Local Chefs at the Earl Scruggs Center
The Earl Scruggs Center will be hosting John Beck, Ph.D, one of the NC Humanities Council’s Road Scholars. Dr. Beck will be giving a program on the history of the cuisine of the South.
As part of our ‘Feast Here Tonight’ Exhibit Opening Weekend, the Earl Scruggs Center is proud to host Virginia Willis for a cooking class on May 16th from 1:00 to 3:00 PM in our very own great hall!
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Fallston (3.44 mile)
Polkville (4.53 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Great homecooked breakfast and lunch. Fresh produce available. Famous deep fried peanuts.
Shelby (7.85 mile)
Award winning BBQ and part of the unspoked BBQ war in Cleveland County. With two Bridges Barbecue restuarants you will have to decide which is you...
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Lawndale (7.08 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Renovated 1926 farm house out in the country. Located on a 40-acre horse farm with boarding stables and riding ring. Hiking and riding trails. 30 m...
Shelby (8.22 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Morgan & Wells is a robust home full of architectural details in virbrant Uptown Shelby. Walking distance from live music, dining, entertainment and shopping.
Shelby (8.54 mile)
The rolling hills of the Blue Ridge mountains give the area surrounding the Nell's Farmhouse in Shelby a natural beauty all its own.
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