Weldon, NC - If you haven't visited Weldon lately, plan a day trip for this summer. Make your first stop at Weldon Mills Distillery; they are crafting some of the world's finest spirits, including Bourbon, Whiskey, Vodka, Gin, and Tequila. This distillery is committed to becoming the most accomplished distillery in North Carolina and on equal footing with the long-time legends of the spirits world. Many ingredients flavor this distillery, including a naturally beautiful environment, pristine river water, and people with an insatiable desire to succeed. Open seven days a week, don't miss this tour and tasting experience.

If bargains are on your list, Riverside Mill combines an antique mall and artisan's gallery in a historic cotton mill on the banks of the Roanoke River. Antiques, estate jewelry, furniture, and collectibles give shoppers a unique experience. American crafts, including pottery, glass, jewelry, metal, and wood are featured. They also feature major retail outlets! Just around the corner is Red Wagon. Find great treasures from over sixty vendors. Vintage, collectibles, and home goods are all waiting at this eclectic market.

When you are ready for some local eats, Ralph's is the place for the best in Eastern NC barbecue. Owned and operated by the Woodruff family for over 60 years, Ralph's offers a full buffet of home cookin' like chopped, minced, and sliced barbecue with a spicy vinegar-based sauce, fried chicken, Brunswick stew, hushpuppies, and banana pudding. Weldon is also home to the Sunshine Grill, featuring their famous hot dog sandwich.

 

Monday, July 15, 2024

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Visit Historic Weldon, “Rockfish Capital of the World” and discover our rich history of the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad; the Confederate cemetery, the Roanoke Canal Trail and see the amazing Chockoyotte Creek Aqueduct. Walk through Weldon’s National Register Historic District ... Read more