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There's no one way to experience Chapel Hill.
In a place that's been awarded almost every "Best Places" award ever invented, you're not going to have trouble finding fun things to do. Music? Check! Performing Arts? Check! Restaurants? Check! Kid-Friendly? Check! Outdoor Recreation? Check! No matter your age or interest, Chapel Hill and the surrounding communities of Carrboro (right next door, West side) and Hillsborough (just about 13 miles to the North) have lots to offer. Scroll down to start exploring
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Spend the weekend with us
No matter what time of year you decide to visit, there is plenty going on. Now is the perfect time to plan your weekend in Orange County, NC. Check out our craft brew scene, restaurants and live music venues. UNC-Chapel Hill is buzzing with visual and performing arts. Reach for the stars at Morehead Planetarium. Need to get away? Charming Hillsborough has a quaint downtown and greenways along the Eno River perfect for unwinding. Be sure to visit the a reconstructed 17th century Occaneechi village on the banks of Eno River. Check out these stories for lots more reasons why you should spend a weekend with us! Book your stay.
From BBQ, live music, arts and antiques to corn mazes, poetry and film, there is something for everyone to enjoy this fall in Orange County,
Ditch the big crowds and enjoy a delightful, out-of-the-ordinary food scene in a more intimate setting. Raise a mug to fall menus and German
It’s the weekend, sleep in! We’ve got you covered with restaurants that serve brunch so you can enjoy a later start to your
Wine and Cheese, please! Some say the perfect pairing for the palate is wine and cheese; Goat cheese and Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling and
Summertime and outdoor dining and drinking go hand in hand. Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough, NC are home to dozens of breweries, bars
National Historic Preservation Month is celebrated in May and was established in 1973 by the National Trust for Historic Preservation to
One of the best ways to learn about a destination’s history, unique experiences, local food and local favorites is through a guided