Browse luxury brands, vintage specialties and one-of-a-kind antiques at shops statewide.
Ski, snowboard, ice skate and snow tube at 10 mountain ski resorts and winter areas.
Dine on delicious homegrown foods in scenic settings from the city to the country.
On our southernmost shores you can enjoy 35 golf courses, Calabash seafood and family-friendly beaches boasting sunrise and sunset views.
Play a round in the Home of American Golf, visit the Airborne & Special Operations Museum, and explore nature trails and historic sites.
Discover Chimney Rock, Lake Lure and other outdoor sights as well as the quirky charm of this region’s arts, dining and craft breweries.
Navigation - Things to Do Signature Attractions Arts & Entertainment Eat & Drink History & Heritage Kids & Family Outdoor Resorts & Spas Sports & GolfTrip IdeasCities & Regions Mountains Piedmont CoastEventsPlaces to StayTravel DealsGetting Around
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.
Filter events by date, category, region or keyword.
Please try to broaden your search criteria
Share this page:
See something wrong?
Tell us about it.
Contact us for area information.
Featured Travel Partner
Browse related places and events.
Brevard (13.24 mile)
Enjoy an evening of Art, Wine & Food in Downtown Brevard. Every 4th Friday of the month, from May through December. 5-9 pm.
Brevard (13.34 mile)
December 12 , December 19
Local musicians in a jam session playing bluegrass, country, gospel and more.
See more upcoming events.
Lake Toxaway (0.79 mile)
Relax in front of our river rock fireplace and enjoy our exceptional food and drink. You’ll be in very good company.
Sapphire (5.87 mile)
Combining the warmth of area charm with friendly informal atmosphere. Open daily all year. Serving lunch and dinner. Full bar service.
Cashiers (8.79 mile)
At High Hampton you are 3600 feet closer to heaven. Mixed hardwoods and evergreens accent this 1400 acre estate. Each of the rooms has a private ba...
See more places to eat.
Lake Toxaway (0.18 mile)
A pet-friendly rental
Lake Toxaway (0.32 mile)
2 beautiful cabins to fit your needs, Our brand new 5-bedroom, 3-bath “Bears Den,” and our latest addition, the 3-bedroom, 3-bath “Hen House.”
Lake Toxaway (0.48 mile)
Privately owned Lake Toxaway Estates homes are available throughout the year for short or extended rental. Homes are located on Lake Toxaway, Lake...
See more places to stay.
Write reviews of North Carolina hotels on
North Carolina Department of Commerce,
Division of Tourism,
Request your Travel Guide
Download or order FREE guides and maps
Subscribe to our E-Newsletters
Get the latest news, events and travel deals
Join us for travel tidbits, giveaways and more
Explore unique spots across North Carolina