- Things to Do
The communities of Rowan County offer countless things to do in North Carolina for visitors to the area. Our North Carolina attractions range from historic homes tours to Thomas the Tank Engine and beyond!
- Family Fun
Rowan County is one of the best family vacation destinations, offering family-friendly attractions, such as the North Carolina Transportation Museum, Lazy 5 Ranch, Patterson Farm & more!
- Historic Attractions
History buffs are drawn to Rowan County, NC for its rich history spanning over two centuries, from the early days of Daniel Boone and Andrew Jackson, through the NC in the Civil War and beyond.
- Outdoors & Sports
Rowan County offers a variety of North Carolina parks, nature preserves and lakes, where outdoor adventures abound. High Rock Lake and Tucker Town Lake provide excellent fishing and boating opportunities.
- Agri-Culinary Experience
Rowan County offers a unique agri-culinary experience at Patterson Farm, where you can pick your own fruit, and Old Stone Vineyards, located in Yadkin Valley Wine Region.
- Artworks & Galleries
Rowan County has several North Carolina art galleries, featuring works by local artists, as well as Waterworks Visual Arts Center, a widely acclaimed North Carolina art museum.
- Unique Shopping
From North Carolina antiques to children’s items, Rowan County covers the gamut of shopping venues, offering something for everyone on your list and many ways to indulge yourself!
- Music & Entertainment
From North Carolina theater to the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra, from Bluegrass to Baroque, from comedy to wine bars, Salisbury-Rowan County has something for every interest in music & entertainment.
Check out the -Rowan County, North Carolina Calendar of Events for a variety of North Carolina festivals, art exhibits, craft fairs, theater performances, house and garden tours, sporting events and more.
-Rowan County is one of the most unique vacation spots in North Carolina, offering all the comforts of home with Salisbury, NC area hotels, bed and breakfasts, campgrounds and more.
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- Bed & Breakfast
Of all the lovely Victorian bed & breakfasts in North Carolina, you’ll fall in love with a Salisbury, NC bed and breakfast right in the heart of the Salisbury Historic District.
- Campgrounds & RVs
Rowan County has several North Carolina campgrounds, and Dan Nicholas Park is a popular choice, featuring 70 camp sites, 6 family cabins, miniature golf, gem mining, lake fishing and more!
What’s the best place to eat in the Salisbury, NC area? From numerous North Carolina barbeque restaurant choices to Northern Italian fine dining establishments, there’s no single answer to this age old question. You’ll have to try them all!
- Plan Your Trip
Planning a visit to Rowan County? Need some last minute information on attractions in North Carolina? From fine art galleries to golf in North Carolina, we’ve got all the information you need for planning your trip.
- Maps & Directions
Looking for maps of North Carolina? Whether you’re visiting Rowan County or just passing through, you’ll need one or more good maps to find your way, so download them now!
- Request Visitor Information
Looking for a North Carolina travel guide for your trip to this beautiful state? Please request a free Salisbury-Rowan County, North Carolina vacation guide, and consider our area as a destination or stop along the way!
Weather in Rowan County, North Carolina is mild and moderate, allowing for plenty of outdoor recreation and family fun. From cycling to swimming, the North Carolina weather conditions are favorable for all outdoor activities.
- Getting Around
From airplanes to Amtrak, the City of Salisbury and Rowan County offer can meet all your transportation needs in this beautiful area of North Carolina. We’ll even give you a free map of Salisbury to download!
- Field Trip Planner
If you’re looking for field trip ideas, you’ve come to the right place! Lazy 5 Ranch and Dan Nicholas Park are two of the 25 most popular educational field trip destinations in North Carolina.
- Meetings & Reunions
Of all the possible meeting places in North Carolina, Rowan County offers the ideal meeting facilities with a generous side of southern hospitality to make your event a huge success!
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Reunions are for families, classmates, armed forces veterans, and other groups who want to come together to re-connect in a special way. In the fast times we live in today, folks feel an even stronger need to stay in touch with family and friends. And while there are dozens of locations where reunions can take place, it's rare to find one location that is centrally located and can appeal to a wide variety of gatherings. Of all the possible meeting places in North Carolina, the South or even the
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- Downtown Salisbury Holiday Events
Your holiday tradition begins here … Whispering your Christmas wishes to Santa and the Grinch … shopping to your heart’s content in unique and festively decorated hometown stores … ringing in the New Year with your entire family at the Old Bell Tower. Whether the solemn strains of “Silent Night” or the light-hearted lyrics of “Jingle Bells” is your Christmas melody of choice, Downtown Salisbury will be filled with a joyful sound throughout the holiday season.
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