Hurricane Florence Update/Hotel Information

Find updated information on weather and preparedness resources for Orange County here : Hurricane Florence Updates . UNC-Chapel Hill has posted informational messages here: Alert Carolina. For updates on this weekend's events, search canceled or postponed on events page. We also recommend calling the event host in case of last minute cancellations that we may miss. Current hotel availability (updated periodically) can be found here: Accommodations. Get details for individual hotels through the link below.

Find Hotels >

Catch a UNC Football Game

Cheer on the Tar Heels for six home games beginning Sep 15th

Enjoy the Fall Weather

at any one of our many beautiful parks and greenways >>>

Save the Date: LocalFest

Orange County returns to its heritage and cultural roots. More >>>

Carrboro Music Festival is Back!

Two days, 200 hundred acts across 29 venues. Details>>>


Everyone is welcome in Orange County, NC

Experience a destination overflowing with history, charm, natural beauty, energy and southern hospitality. Orange County, in the center of North Carolina, is one of the most vibrant, colorful, inventive, progressive and fun places to visit. Come experience the creativity of our artists, authors, musicians, and chefs. Hear, see and taste our destination on every visit. So, Welcome. Enjoy your visit!

~ Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau


Explore Orange County, NC

map left


Hillsborough at over 250 years old, is the birthplace of the North Carolina Regulators, home of Mary Todd Lincoln’s confidante, Elizabeth Keckley, and ...more


Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill is a multicultural university town that is home to UNC-Chapel Hill and a resident population of 59,000. Hailed as “America’s Foodiest ...more


UNC - Chapel Hill

UNC’s campus is dominated by two central quads, McCorkle Place and Polk Place, both brimming with students, academic buildings and campus activities. ...more



Carrboro is the town just west of Chapel Hill. With a population of just under 20,000 Carrboro is the kind of small southern town where the past and ...more

View More