Category Archives: North Carolina

NC: DeWayne’s- From Pumpkin Patch to Shopping Destination

Selma, NC Exit 97: DeWayne’s – Would you believe this amazing gift, clothes and garden decor shop started out as a pumpkin stand? DeWayne persevered with his produce stand after having to move it 3 times. What began as DeWayne’s … Continue reading

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NC: Visit the Home of the “Father of the Army Airborne”

Dunn, NC Exit 73: General William C. Lee Airborne Museum – This house was the home of the “Father of the Army Airborne”, so the museum charts his personal life as well as the growth of Army 101st and 82nd … Continue reading

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NC: All Eyes on Wilson’s Main Street – 100 Artists for 100 Days

Wilson, NC Exit 121: They say a “picture’s worth a thousand words” well then the city of Wilson has a lot to say.  From April 8th until July 16th, Nash Street, the main street of Wilson, North Carolina will be … Continue reading

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NC: A Blast From the Past – Learn About Life on a 1900’s Tobacco Farm

Kenly, NC Exit 107:  Come visit the Tobacco Farm Life Museum and step back in time to a turn-of-the-century homestead, including a restored house and detached kitchen, smokehouse, schoolhouse, log tobacco barn, and even an outhouse, all of which have … Continue reading

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NC: Fast Races, Hot Chili, and Fun at the Rumba on the Lumber Festival

Lumberton, NC Exit 20: Did you ever Rumba on the Lumber? If not, you gotta get there. The whole weekend is geared towards the entire family.  The Rumba on the Lumber Festival features  live music, Rumba Games Exhibition – a … Continue reading

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NC: This Show is Going to the Dogs…and Cats

Lumberton, NC Exit 17: If you are an animal lover, this show is for you. Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is a family-oriented blend of the unique comedy and juggling skills of Gregory Popovich, and the talents of his furry costars. … Continue reading

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NC: Fascinate-U Where Children Can Be Judges, Respond to 911 Calls, Bag Groceries And Build Their Way To A Good Time

Fayetteville, NC Exit 46: Need a fun place to entertain the little ones for a few hours? Take them to Fascinate U Children’s Museum and Amusement Center. This children’s museum was designed to be a hands-on experience, all scaled to … Continue reading

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NC: Incredible Lego® Bricks Exhibit & Holiday Light Show in Botanical Garden

Fayetteville, NC Exit 52: Make sure that you include a stop in Fayetteville to see the NATURE CONNECTS® Art with Lego® Bricks Exhibit at Cape Fear Botanical Garden which lasts until January 8, 2017. Kids and kids at heart will … Continue reading

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NC: Wilson Whirligig Festival and Cake Dive

Wilson, NC Exit 121:  The Wilson Whirligig Festival is a community celebration of people and art in motion held the first weekend in November, where everyone comes together for an energetic street festival focusing the whimsical North Carolina Folk Art, Vollis … Continue reading

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NC: Come Out and Learn Hollerin’

Hope Mills, NC Exit 41: Learn a lost art from people who have been holding on to hollerin’ for over 47 years keeping the North Carolina staple “Hollerin’” alive at the Worldwide Hollerin’ contest on October 8th. “Hollerin’,” a traditional … Continue reading

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