Travel Enticements From Dream Big Destinations
Want reasons to visit the 16 Dream Big in Small-Town NC counties? Here's a selection of starting points.
Northeast Lakes & Rivers
- Edgecombe County: On the Square, owned by the Windows on the World beverage director at the time of the 9/11 terrorist attack, makes the county seat of Tarboro a dining destination a few blocks from the Tar River.
- Halifax County: Bird lovers find much to love at Sylvan Heights Bird Park, home of the world’s largest collection of rare and endangered waterfowl, and the Roanoke Canal Museum & Trailʼs, part of the N.C. Birding Trail.
- Vance County: Kerr Lake, a 50,000-acre reservoir, is paradise for those who love fishing, camping, boating and sailing, nature trails, bird watching and more.
- Warren County: Lake lovers find twin temptations at Kerr Lake and Lake Gaston while food lovers relish the restaurants in downtown Warrenton.