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Photo: A view of downtown Boone from the Rooftop Lounge of Horton Hotel We thought visitors to the blog would enjoy this entry by Sheri Moretz for the Mast General Store blog. It is filled with great ideas for a visit to downtown Boone. "The mayor of Banner Elk proclaimed on the day the East…

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10 Ways to Find Frugal Fun in Boone, N.C.

Let's face it: vacations can thin out your wallet. The trick to stretching your dollars and maximizing your family's fun is to intersperse some exciting yet budget-friendly excursions between those outings to major attractions. Here are 10 ideas for doing just that around Boone. • Hike a Blue Ridge…

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Things to Do in the Boone Area this Weekend, June 29-July 1

Wayne Henderson | Photo credit: Monty Combs -- Boone and the High Country are kicking off the Independence Day festivities this weekend and throughout the week of July 1st through the 7th. Find your "peak" of enjoyment with a climb up Sugar Mountain, a decades-old party and some of the best barbecue…

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Things to Do in the Boone Area This Weekend, June 22-24

s a university town, the Boone area is a haven of the arts, and the start of summer brings a calendar full of theater productions, art workshops, and exhibits, as well as local and visiting musicians. This weekend, catch a show, learn a new art skill, or take in a visiting exhibit. Local food livens…

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Things to Do in the Boone Area This Weekend, June 15-17

Celebrate Dads and family getaways with a visit to the High Country of N.C. this weekend. Enjoy free concerts, festivals, premier music acts, children's musicals and more! Plan your weekend in Boone by visiting our attractions and lodging pages. And, visit our calendar of events to search for events…

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