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Step behind the scenes of movies and TV shows filmed in North Carolina, including Iron Man 3, The Hunger Games, Safe Haven, Homeland, One Tree Hill, The Last of the Mohicans and Dirty Dancing. Wilmington, known as Hollywood East, has 400-plus film credits to its name and features tours by land and water. And the Asheville and Charlotte areas offer the ultimate chance to recreate the action with Hunger Games Unofficial Fan Tours that teach archery and wilderness survival.
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See the real place that inspired the magical one.
Take a one-hour, behind-the-scenes tour of the studios where Under the Dome, Iron Man 3, One Tree Hill and other movies and TV shows have filmed.
Visit the Queen City to see places featured in Showtime's acclaimed show Homeland as well as spots where the actors spend their free time.
Follow the footsteps of the Safe Haven movie cast and crew and explore the sites where the movie was filmed in Southport and Wilmington.
Even if you haven’t been here, chances are you’ve seen Wilmington, Charlotte, Lake Lure and more of our destinations on the big screen.
Celebrate the art of cinema at more than two dozen annual film festivals in Charlotte, Durham, Winston-Salem, Wilmington and Asheville.
Film lovers can return to the scenes of Iron Man 3 action in Wilmington, Raleigh, Rose Hill and more local spots where the movie was filmed.
From art to music, nightlife, history, culture, or food and wine, Winston-Salem has something for everyone – including you.
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It's easy to enjoy the real-life settings that inspire his bestselling novels, from charming coastal towns to quiet beaches and tidal rivers.
The road to Panem starts in North Carolina, where the first movie based on the bestselling book trilogy was filmed.
Be inspired by art and culture with this two-day visit to sculpture, photography, stained glass and folk art galleries in the Lake Norman area.
This region offers 75-mile views from atop Chimney Rock, Cherokee history and great shopping for mountain crafts in Asheville and Dillsboro.
See some of our great film sites and performing arts venues while enjoying the history of their picturesque settings in this five-day itinerary.
Visit Rodanthe and nearby Outer Banks attractions where you can experience firsthand the adventure and romance of the movie.
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The Hunger Games filmed in DuPont State Forest and around Asheville and Charlotte
Iron Man 3 was filmed in Wilmington, Raleigh and neighboring areas
Wilmington served as the backdrop for the hit TV drama One Tree Hill from 2003 to 2012
Wilmington, or "Hollywood East," has hosted 400-plus movie and TV productions, including Iron Man 3, Revolution, One Tree Hill and Dawson's Creek.
Visit Tryon Palace, Fort Anderson and other state historic sites featured on this hit Fox show that puts a modern twist on American history.
Try the pork chop sandwich at this Main Street attraction in Mount Airy, the real-life Mayberry made famous on The Andy Griffith Show.
Tree Hill might be a fictional place, but fans still flock to real-life locations in Wilmington to see the sites featured in the hit CW show.
Visit the sites in Hildebran, Shelby and Brevard that stood in for District 12, the Hob and the Arena when The Hunger Games filmed here in 2011.
See what Safe Haven stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough had to say about their favorite places to eat and relax while filming in Southport.
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Designed to preserve the existing natural beauty of the area, the 475-acre scenic park features walking, horseback and…
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Regions: Piedmont, Greensboro & Winston-Salem
Carhartt outlet. Located next to JR Outlet.
Regions: Piedmont, Raleigh, Durham & the Triangle
So fun, it’s scary! Join this one-hour stroll through downtown Bryson City every Friday and Saturday evening at 8pm.…
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Regions: Mountains, Smoky Mountains & Cherokee
This beautiful natural wooded area includes a pond, a beautiful outdoor amphitheater, a historic log cabin, ca. 1756,…
All About Quilting has everything for your quilting and gift needs. From Elna sewing machines to knick-knacks for that…
Regions: Coast, Topsail Area
Stoney Creek Park is located on Ash Street along side of the Stoney Creek. It has a butterfly garden, children’s…
Region: Inner Coastal Plain
Local families and visitors from across the country rely on Tops for fashion footwear in all sizes and widths. You’ll…
Regions: Mountains, Asheville & the Foothills
Need beads? Chevron Trading Post & Bead Co., one of the largest bead shops in the world, features 4,000 square feet of…
Hand thrown stoneware pottery
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