By: Jason Barnette

Asheboro is only thirty miles from the geological center of North Carolina. It takes less than two hours to drive into the city from Raleigh, Durham, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, or Charlotte along various interstates. It’s a perfect weekend getaway in the Heart of North Carolina – but what can you do when you get there?

Visit one of the most natural zoos in the country. Explore a ginormous antique mall. Check out the belt buckles and cars collection at the Richard Petty Museum. Eat your heart out at local restaurants.

Asheboro is a wonderful weekend getaway in the middle of North Carolina with lots of things to do, places to shop, and restaurants to sample. Read all the information here and book your hotel soon.