THINGS TO DO
Warrenton Walking Homes Tour
A self-guided tour of historic Warrenton, founded in 1779,
is sponsored by Preservation Warrenton, Inc. Tour guides are
available at the Chamber office and local businesses in Warrenton.
A Driving Tour of Warren County
Preservation Warrenton, Inc. has developed a self-guided driving
tour of historic homes and sites throughout Warren County.
A numbered guide with a map of historic sites and points of
interest, along with historical facts, is available at the
Chamber office and The Hardware Café in Warrenton for $2.
Norlina Junction Park and Museum
A vintage rail car has been preserved and serves as a museum
displaying many railroad and related artifacts and documents
which played an important role in the development of Norlina.
This lake encompasses 20,000 acres and 350 miles of shoreline
along the North Carolina and Virginia border. It offers boating,
fishing and camping activities as well as private home sites.
Kerr Lake covers over 50,000 acres and 800 miles of shoreline
along the North Carolina and Virginia border and is upstream
from Lake Gaston. It features numerous state park campgrounds
and offers boating activities and fishing as well as home
Lakeland Theatre & Cultural Arts Center
Located in Littleton, Lakeland Theatre & Cultural Arts Center
offers productions of Broadway plays, musicals and concerts
throughout the year. The theatre is located at 411 Mosby Avenue,
Littleton. For more information, call (252) 586-3124 or visit
their Web site at www.lakelandartscenter.org.
Ridgeway Cantaloupe Festival
Known for its cantaloupes, once shipped to many exclusive restaurants up and down the East Coast,
the Ridgeway community celebrates this heritage with an annual
festival in July, which invites visitors
and vendors from far and wide to enjoy food, music and crafts.
The event is sponsored by the Ridgeway Historical Society,
Inc. and the Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Department.
An annual April event featuring the heritage of the local
Haliwa-Saponi tribe, with dancing, food and crafts of the
Native American culture. It is located in Hollister. For more
information, call (252) 586-4017 or visit www.haliwa-saponi.com.
For more information on local events and attractions, contact
The Chamber of Commerce of Warren County.