Piedmont Region, North Carolina

Covering nearly one half of North Carolina in the central part of the state, the Piedmont is an area of gently rolling foothills with the occasional boulder or unexpected rock outcropping. The Piedmont region boasts of one of the most dynamic economies in the United States and is home to the state's largest cities and biggest financial institutions. Renowned research universities, textile and furniture factories, tobacco farms, shopping meccas, top golf courses and abundant historic sites are also part of the makeup of the Piedmont.

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Carolina Model Railroaders

Carolina Model Railroaders, Inc. (CMR) is Greensboro's oldest model railroad club. CMR has served the Triad with over 34

Greensboro, NC Railroad History

Historic Trivette Clinic Ghost Tours

This is the only hospital ever built in North Iredell. It was in operation from 1932 - 1938, and was a full service facility. Following the founder\'

Hamptonville, NC Ghost Tours

1812 Hitching Post

The 1812 Hitching Post was the birthplace of four-term N. C. Lieutenant Governor W. D. Turner in 1865 and was also owned by North Carolina Senator Columbus Vance Henkel in the early to mid-1900'

Turnersburg, NC Historic Homes

Badin Inn Golf Resort & Club

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Badin Inn Golf Resort & Club has been called "Mini-Pinehurst,"

Badin, NC Golf Courses

Johnston County Speedway

Johnston County Speedway has been one of the premier kart tracks since opening in 1984. Covered pit areas with power and air, along with the best racing surface on the East Coast has kept JCS at the top of many racer's list of favorite facilities. Race starts at 4:30

Clayton, NC Speedways

Greensboro Area CVB

Free visitor information seven days a week! Offers free guides, maps and information on area attractions, accommodations, shopping, restaurants, golf and a wide variety of activities and special events. 317 South Greene Street, Greensboro. (800) 344-2282 or (336) 274-2282

Greensboro, NC Businesses

Johnston County Visitors Bureau

Destination Marketing Organization representing the municipalities of Benson, Clayton, Four Oaks, Smithfield, Selma, Kenly, Pine Level, Princeton, Micro, Meadow, Wilson's Mills and the Cleveland area. Located on I-95 and I-40

Smithfield, NC Businesses

Historic Milton

Folks come from all around the country to see this historic town still living in the 1800

Milton, NC Historic Districts

UNC Greensboro

Established in 1891, UNCG boosts 16,000 students and more than 800 faculty members, making it the largest university in the Triad. Located near downtown, it awards bachelor's, master'

Greensboro, NC Colleges


Famous for bean and bacon soup, homemade chicken, tuna and egg salad, along with hot dogs and many desserts.

Greensboro, NC Businesses

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