The Mount Airy Museum of Regional History houses an exhibit on the musical career of Grammy Award winning country music star Donna Fargo, including stage outfits, photographs, records and other memorabilia.
Located in the Old North State Winery on Main Street in Mount Airy, the Downtown Deli offers fresh, homemade food.
The Historic Earle Theatre, circa 1937, is an art deco theater open year-round for live music, touring concerts, select movies and the Saturday morning Merry-Go-Round radio broadcast. Known for bluegrass and Old Time music acts.
It is also home of the annual Sonker Festival, held the first Saturday in October to honor Surry County's celebrated local dessert.
Stop in for cast iron, metal toys, car memorabilia, art glass, furniture, tobacciana, cameras, clocks, phones, NC pottery, tools, primitives and more.
This 25-acre park offers something for everyone, including swimming pool, lighted tennis courts, walking trails, bandshell, picnic shelters, playground and the Elkin Recreation Center.
The Emily B. Taylor Greenway is approximately 2.5 miles in length (one way).
Fisher River Park allows for outdoor activities in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Long-time barber Russell Hiatt, who cut the hair of a young Andy Griffith, has moved on to that great barbershop in the sky, but his son Billy keeps the business going.
Enjoy live theater and a variety of artistic pursuits via the Foothills Arts Council.
Located off of Business 268 east of Elkin, this 4/10 mile dirt track speedway is open every Saturday night April thru October featuring more than 80 drivers from a range of auto divisions.
Gertrude loved historic preservation, and her passion for preservation led her to form the Gilmer-Smith Foundation to oversee perpetual care of the home as a living museum after her death in 1981.