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Carolina Adventures

Get out and enjoy North Carolina! These stories should help get you started.

LED or Not?

Selecting bulbs for three big Christmas light displays

Where’s the Cheese?

In western North Carolina, a new guide helps you find people who make, sell and serve local cheeses

Discovery Place KIDS — Rockingham

Where kids “CAN Be Anything.”

Celebrating North Carolina heritage & history

Fun 2nd Saturdays events set June through August

The Mysterious Brown Mountain Lights

There’s no explanation of why you see lights in these mountains at night

Fun museum trip!

Ever fed a live horseshoe crab? Know how a sea star eats?

A beloved steam locomotive comes home

The public can ride New Hope Valley Railway on the first Sunday of each month, starting in April