Relaxing on the Eno River

Seasonal Best Bets -urban greenways, trails and community gardens

LocalFest is September 29th

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

Last Fridays in Hillsborough

Live Music, Art Walk, Craft Vendors - Downtown

Culinary Bites | Carrboro Coffee...

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Southern Village Music Series

Free concerts on the Village Green

Featured | Kidzu Museum

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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

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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

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