Elizabeth City Celebrates North Carolina Potato Festival
The North Carolina Potato Festival in Elizabeth City now is a mainstay on the third Saturday of May...
Gwynn Valley Camp Cultivates Children’s Farm Understanding
Scores of children have experienced what it’s like to milk a cow, pick fresh string beans and lettuce...
Lawn Mower Racing – Start ’em Up, Mow ’em Down!
Ladies, gentlemen and kids—start your engines! Welcome to the wild world of lawn mower racing...
Four Paws Kingdom: A Campground for the Dogs
Four Paws Kingdom is a North Carolina campground that offers nine different completely fenced dog parks that provide...
Honey Bee Garden is Buzzing at the North Carolina Zoo
The North Carolina Zoo's exhibit, officially dubbed the Honey Bee Garden, is home to more than 20,000 honeybees.
Adventure Racing Combines Sports With the Great Outdoors
Adventure racing is a combination of activities such as mountain biking, paddling and running—similar to a triathlon—but it...
How to Spot Poison Ivy: Leaves of Three, Don’t Touch Me!
Everyone might enjoy spending time outdoors, but no one enjoys a nasty bout of poison ivy. Learn how...
Laugh and Learn at North Carolina Children’s Museums
North Carolina children’s museums make learning seem more like playtime.
Navigating North Carolina’s Waterways
No matter where you are in North Carolina, navigable water is never far away. With more than 370,000...