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Your Summer Bucket List in the Boone Area

As the weather begins to warm across the state, Boone's pleasant, high-elevation climate provides some of the Southeast's coolest temperatures. When the rest of North Carolina's average highs reach a sweltering 91ºF, the Boone area offers a welcome reprieve with average highs around 78ºF. This…

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2023 Holiday Gift Guide

Celebrating the winter season in Boone goes hand in hand with the holiday shopping tradition. Picture downtown streets adorned with glistening snowflakes and vibrant window displays, setting the scene for festive memories you'll cherish for years to come. Boone takes pride in its local makers and…

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A Historic Walking Tour of Downtown Boone

Take a stroll through downtown Boone's fascinating past, including landmarks from Daniel Boone's time in the area, the site of a quick and deadly Civil War skirmish, and one of the oldest surviving African American communities in Western North Carolina. See a performance at an art-deco theatre built…

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