Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina Travel Guide

Come November, tickets that haven’t been snapped up by students are available to the public.

Childress Vineyards, Yadkin’s newest winery, is owned by legendary NASCAR team owner Richard Childress and consists of a 65-acre vineyard and winery and will include a hotel complex.

Opens mid-October.

Cigar-friendly club

The museum doubles as a de facto shrine to alum Michael Jordan (old jerseys included).

Take part in hands-on science exhibits or catch a space show where the first NASA astronauts trained.

Fancy burgers, shrimp and grits

The gallery is owned by Elizabeth Edwards, wife of former senator John Edwards.

In season (if you’ve bought tickets far in advance), catch the Tar Heels playing basketball at the University of North Carolina.