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Tourist information and visitors center providing visitors with information about the local and surrounding area, its attractions and Kerr Lake.
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Oxford (10.19 mile)
The NC Hot Sauce Contest brings thousands of people to downtown Oxford to interact with friends, merchants, fans, artisans and vendors.
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Henderson (6.25 mile)
Southern / Home Cooking
Offers a menu full of home-made, Southern-style meal options.
Henderson (6.89 mile)
Traditional Waffle House restaurant serving 24-hours-a-day.
Henderson (7.04 mile)
American, Southern / Home Cooking
Hours: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday thru Thursday; 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Southern country cooking. Breakfast menu available all day.
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Henderson (6.37 mile)
Non-traditional campground offering overnight, multi-night and long-term RV & motorhome parking and is located adjacent to a mini-storage facility. Full hook-up with 30 & 50 amp service
Henderson (7.20 mile)
Hotels & Motels
54 rooms, deluxe continental breakfast, elevator, microwave & refrigerator, internet service. Walking distance to restaurants, shopping center & hospital.
Henderson (7.67 mile)
67 rooms,interior corridor, seasonal outdoor pool, fitness center, deluxe continental breakfast, free USA Today newspaper, cable TV with HBO.
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