Movie about Elkin's History and Chatham Manufacturing

October 9, 2018
 

Movie about Elkin's History

October 9, 2018

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Great article in Carolina Country!

March 29, 2018
https://www.carolinacountry.com/carolina-adventures/elkin-a-spirited-foothills-town

Check out this sweet article about Elkin on the CarolinaCountry.com online article...
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Elkin is #33 in country for popular small cities to relocate to

January 26, 2018
moveBuddha Popular Small City Destination 2017
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Travel writers love Elkin!

January 9, 2018
https://www.yadkinvalleync.com/blog/travel-website-praises-elkin-for-hiking-trails-and-wineries/ 

If you are a travel writer or a visitor looking for a great place to relax, you'll enjoy coming to Elkin and learning about our viticulture, trails and more!  This writer stayed in Elkin for her visit to the Yadkin Valley and enjoy the award-winning Fairfield in as her base camp. 
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Article in Our State Magazine about Chatham Blankets in Elkin

June 28, 2017
https://www.ourstate.com/chatham-manufacturing-company/

Came across this article online about the history of the Chatham Mill here in Elkin, and their famous wool blankets.  
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Maggy's Place in downtown Elkin offers overnight stay access

June 27, 2017
http://www.elkintribune.com/news/14704/maggies-place-preserves-local-railroad-history-provides-rest-in-downtown-elkin

This little gem on Main Street in Elkin was once the old E&A ticket office for the train that is no longer in existence. Today, you can stay overnight in downtown Elkin and experience a blast from the past in this cute and cozy VRBO rental.  The restoration look over a year and it is beautiful, inside and out. Read more about it in this local paper's article. 
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Reevestock Music Festival listed in top 8 music festivals for Charlotte area events

June 8, 2017
http://www.charlottefive.com/music-festivals-2017/

Reevestock Music Festival is held during the first weekend in August each year at Elkin's Hidden Amphitheater. It's an amazing event not only because it has a great music selection, but also because the venue is so unique to the state. This year Charlotte Five listed it as a festival not to miss, and even featured a photo of Reevestock as their main photo lead! 
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Appalachian Mural Trail includes Elkin downtown murals

June 8, 2017
http://www.citizen-times.com/story/news/local/2017/06/05/historic-murals-added-appalachian-mural-trail/371649001/

Elkin will now be on the mural trail that include numerous other towns along the Appalachian mountains. Being closest to the Hwy 21 exit off of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Elkin is only a 25 minute drive towards lodging, great restaurants, town trails and shopping. Our historic downtown offers 6 murals and 2 ghost murals, but 4 are featured on the mural trail website. 
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ARK fundraiser

May 3, 2017
Friday, May 6th is also the Ark Fundraiser purse auction. The Elkin Big Band will be entertaining that evening. Lots of fun events are up and coming, so stay tuned to the event pages on this website!  
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