Outings and Activities for Free Time
Shopping: Tanger Outlet Mall, downtown Blowing Rock, Mast General Store, Cornerstone Christian Books and Gifts
Attractions: Tweetsie Railroad, Grandfather Mountain, Blue Ridge Parkway, Parkway Craft Center, Blowing Rock Art and History Museum, Linville Caverns, Ben Long Frescoes, Samaritan’s Purse, “Madonna of the Hills” painting by Elliott Daingerfield at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Blowing Rock
Volunteer Opportunities: Operation Christmas Child, mission work, Blue Ridge Parkway cleanup
Entertainment: Live music, theater
Outdoor Activities: Rafting, canoeing, hiking, snowboarding & tubing, ziplining, rock climbing, running, biking, motorcycling
Dining: Casual, gourmet, picnicking
NOTE: It is important to note that most restaurants in the area do not accommodate tables larger than 6 people. During the summer and fall months many restaurants do not take reservations, or they sell out their reservations in advance, and long waits for tables can be frustrating for guests. Please let us know how we can assist you.