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Tourism board meets in new office   (01/23/20)
Asheboro, NC — The Randolph County Tourism Development Authority Board of ... (read more)

33rd Annual North Carolina Potters Conference: The Similarities in Our Differences   (01/22/20)
Seagrove, NC - The North Carolina Potters Conference is the Southeast’s pr... (read more)

Elizabeth Smart shares her story of surviving abduction in Piedmont next month   (01/22/20)
Asheboro, NC - Elizabeth Smart will bring the story of her journey from abductio... (read more)

Elizabeth Smart to launch 2020 Asheboro Sunset Series   (01/22/20)
Asheboro, NC - The abduction of Elizabeth Smart was one of the most followed chi... (read more)

This Travel-Themed North Carolina Zipline Takes You On A 100-Foot Cross Country Adventure   (01/21/20)
With a brand new year comes brand new opportunities for adventure. Spring is the... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Announces Seasonal Job Fair for January 25   (01/15/20)
Asheboro, NC - The job fair is for seasonal employment for March through October... (read more)

Fun Things to Do in North Carolina   (01/14/20)
Kersey Valley Zip Line Ziplining North Carolina has been brought by Kersey Vall... (read more)

Raving about Craven   (01/13/20)
Raves usually take place in dark rooms filled with laser lights, strobes, and DJ... (read more)

TDA’s New Facility Provides Innovative Culture and Commitment to Local Tourism Industry   (01/10/20)
Asheboro, NC – The Heart of North Carolina Visitors Bureau, the official d... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Announces Birth of Southern White Rhino   (01/09/20)
Asheboro, NC – The North Carolina Zoo is excited to announce the birth of ... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Announces Record Attendance for Calendar Year 2019   (01/03/20)
Asheboro, NC - The North Carolina Zoo is excited to announce record attenda... (read more)


A Weekend in the Heart of North Carolina   (12/20/19)
In between North Carolina’s mountains and beaches is the heart of the stat... (read more)

Holiday Open House at Westmoore Pottery   (12/03/19)
Seagrove, NC - Westmoore Pottery will hold its annual Holiday Open House on Satu... (read more)


North Carolina Zoo Announces New Holiday Event for 2019   (11/22/19)
Asheboro, NC - Join the North Carolina Zoo for the reimagined, family-friendly h... (read more)

New play showing in Asheboro making audiences think about race relations   (11/21/19)
Asheboro, NC - A new play showing at Asheboro’s Sunset Theatre hopes to do... (read more)

Carolina’s Finest Awards - 2019 | Shopping   (11/21/19)
Staley, NC - Treasure hunts never go out of style, and treasures abound at the L... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Announces Chimpanzee Birth – Second Birth this Year   (11/14/19)
North Carolina Zoo Announces Chimpanzee Birth – Second Birth this Year. T... (read more)

Traffic Pattern Change Coming to Zoo Parkway in Asheboro Next Week   (11/14/19)
Asheboro, NC - Next week, weather permitting, NCDOT contractors will move automo... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo’s Black Bear Holly Passes Away   (11/13/19)
Asheboro, NC – Holly, a black bear who lived at the North Carolina Zoo for... (read more)

North Carolina Zoo Celebrates Military Appreciation Week   (11/06/19)
Asheboro, NC – The North Carolina Zoo is celebrating Military Appreciation... (read more)