- Our list of the best things to do in Banner Elk, North Carolina, features the top 70 nearby activities — including 40 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Banner Elk, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 15 things to do within the city of Banner Elk, NC , followed by 55 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boone, Blowing Rock, Linville, Morganton, Damascus, Lenoir and West Jefferson
With three floors of art to explore, Art Cellar Gallery showcases the work of local artists. The work covers a range of themes, from nature to portraits, and were made with glass, paints, wood, and other mediums.
Periwinkle Art School is an art school offering various art classes and private art lessons. Classes are available for both adults and children, with class sizes limited to eight per class. The school also hosts occasional 'art night' events.
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6993 Hickory Nut Gap Road, Banner Elk, NC 28604 MoreLess Info
Nestled among the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Holston Presbytery Camp & Retreat Center is a Christian camp that offers a seasonally changing array of camps and programs for youth and for adults.
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2669 S Beech Mountain Parkway, Banner Elk, NC 28604 MoreLess Info
The Land of Oz Theme Park is a 450-acre Wizard of Oz themed recreational park that features Dorothy's Farm, gazebos, a fountain, a pond, and a waterfall. The park also hosts weddings, reunions, and birthdays.
Visitors to Grandfather Mountain can walk on a 228-foot suspension bridge that is one mile above sea level. Visitors can also see seven environmental habitats that contain up to 73 rare and endangered species.
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2050 Blowing Rock Highway, Linville, NC 28604 MoreLess Info
The North Carolina State Park is a park that exists for the enjoyment and education of citizens and visitors. The park is surrounded by mountains and it also features educational programs, rivers, and streams.
The 4,200-acre Julian Price Park in Blowing Rock, North Carolina offers attractive amenities and opportunities to visitors. The park features seven hiking trails and a well-stocked lake that is perfect for fishing, swimming, canoeing and kayaking. The park is also a beautiful picnic destination.
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174 Old Shulls Mill Road, Boone, NC 28604 MoreLess Info
In business since 1986, Appalachian Angler Guide Service leads fly fishing expeditions in the streams of Western North Carolina. The company offers some trips on a seasonal basis, while others are available year round.