- Our list of the best things to do in West Jefferson, North Carolina, features the top 57 nearby activities — including 31 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- West Jefferson, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of West Jefferson, NC , followed by 46 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk and Damascus
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200 N. Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030 MoreLess Info
The Mount Airy Visitors Center, inside the Greater Mount Airy Chamber of Commerce building, offers information on the Mount Airy area. The center also offers step-on guide service for tour groups.
The Hickory Furniture Mart features 100 factory outlets, stores, and furniture galleries in one location. This combination allows shoppers to find furniture, sometimes deeply discounted, from 1,000 manufacturers all in one location.
Running nightly from June to October, Historic Mount Airy Ghost Tours is a fun walking tour filled with interesting stories regarding the history of the area. The spooky experience focuses on local ghost stories, making it thrilling for all ages.
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218 Rockford Street, Mount Airy, NC 27031 MoreLess Info
The Andy Griffith Playhouse, Museum & Statue features the biggest collection of Andy Griffith memorabilia. Items from his life and career are always being added and archived items are put back on display, so there's always something new to see.
An homage to the Andy Griffith show, Floyd's City Barbershop in Mount Airy is almost identical to the barbershop in the television series. The late Andy Griffith grew up in Mount Airy, and the town was the inspiration for the fictional town of Mayberry.
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142 North Main Street, Mount Airy, NC 27030 MoreLess Info
Honoring music of old, the Historic Earle Theater is also home of the Old-Time Music Heritage Hall. Along with housing the Andy Griffith Museum and other exhibits, the theater also offers community programs such as concerts, fiddling and dancing classes.
Head over to Carmike Cinemas to catch the latest feature films. This theater features a BigD auditorium, where movies are shown with bigger screens and bigger sounds. Discounts are available for children, seniors and matinee showings.
Built in 1938, the historic Earle Theatre was donated to the Surry Arts Council in 1990 and was restored after many hours of volunteer work. It houses exhibits from the Old-Time Music Heritage Hall, and has movie showings each week.
Hickory's Carmike 14 is a movie theater multiplex that shows mostly newly released Hollywood films. The theater features stadium seating, 3D for select films, and digital video and sound, and offers discount matinees.