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Step to the tee among stunning mountains, rolling hills or beautiful beaches in North Carolina, home to more than 400 golf courses.
Ride a record-breaking roller coaster, visit the Wild West or beat the heat in a wave pool.
Across the state, people are seeking out food grown locally, which is why there’s a growing number of farm-to-table restaurants in every region.
Along these beaches, see relics from Blackbeard’s ship, meet playful otters, watch wild horses, climb a lighthouse and more.
This region offers many opportunities for play, including golf courses, spas, military museums and indoor skydiving.
This area is an outdoor playground, including some of the best camping, hiking, biking and fishing around.
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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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Mooresville (17.22 mile)
The 17th annual Charlotte Antique & Classic Boat Show at Trump National Golf Club features beautifully restored boats, the Ladies and Gentlemen “Start Your Engines” classic, & an antique boat parade.
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August 15 - 16 , December 12 - 13
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Cafeteria style dining
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I-85 Exit 60. High-speed internet access. Microwaves, refrigerators and coffeepots in rooms. Adjacent to restaurants and shopping.
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Hotels & Motels
At I-85 Exit 63. 24-hour front desk, safe deposit box, fax and photocopy service, ice/vending machines, children 12 and under stay free, free...
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