Privacy Policy

Legal & Privacy policy

Personal and Non-Commercial Use Limitation:

This website is strictly for your personal and non-commercial use.  Without the written permission of the Watauga County Tourism Development Authority (WCTDA), you may NOT modify, copy, transmit, distribute, display, publish or reproduce this website or any part thereof for any purpose other than your own personal and non-commercial use.  All content including copy, images and other materials is copyrighted.

Privacy & Data Collection and Use:

The Watauga County Tourism Development Authority is committed to your privacy and to providing information in a trusted manner.  No personal information is required to access this website, but if you want to request a visitor's guide or sign-up for our e-newsletters, some personal information is required.  Users that have requested any information from us may, from time to time, receive email correspondence that includes travel information, e-newsletters, updates about the website or other information about the Boone area.  At any time, users may "opt-out" of receiving any future communication by emailing us at tda@exploreboone.com or by calling 800-852-9506.

Personal Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, subscribe to the newsletter, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

We will never sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third parties.  However, please be aware that our website contains links to other sites.  The WCTDA is not responsible for the privacy policies, practices or the content of these other websites. 

Accuracy of Data:

Information of this website is presented "as is" without any warranty of any kind, either express or limited.  The WCTDA uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on our website, but the WCTDA makes no warranties or representation as to its accuracy.  Additionally, the WCTDA assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this website.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

The WCTDA has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

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Oct 28

Ghost Train Halloween Festival at

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Beary Scary Halloween

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Oct 29

The Haunting of Hickory Ridge

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Nov 11

The SteelDrivers

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Nov 24

Thanksgiving Turkey Trot 5K

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Nov 25

Christmas in the Park & Lighting of the

Santa, hot chocolate, carols, and the ceremonial Lighting of the Town Tree! Entertainment in the park and family fun… more
Nov 26

Annual Thanksgiving Kiln Opening

Be present at 10:00 a.m. to watch us unload the wood kiln, and them make your selection. tems in the wood kiln will… more
Nov 26

Blowing Rock Christmas Parade

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815 W. King Street, Suite 10
Boone, NC 28607
(T) 828-266-1345  •  (F) 828-266-1346
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