• in our restaurants
  • in our museum village
  • in Downtown Clinton
  • THE BARN QUILT CAPITAL OF NORTH CAROLINA™
  • at one of our bed and breakfasts
  • in Sampson County
  • that will last a lifetime
  • at our festivals and events

Stay

Stay
Experience Sampson County’s hospitality and tranquil small-town charm. Whether staying at one of our distinctive bed & breakfasts, convenient hotels or our hunting lodges, enjoy our unique brand of southern hospitality.

Play

Play
Cultivate your spirit for Sampson County’s history and heritage or enjoy the great outdoors and a paddling trip along our waterways. Explore our rural landscape and discover Sampson County’s Barn Quilt Trail.

Eat

Eat
From North Carolina barbecue to burgers and fries, steak or authentic Italian cuisine, a meal in Sampson County will delight the foodie in you, bringing you back to our local restaurants time and time again.

Shop

Shop
Stroll and peruse the unique clothing boutiques and shops in Downtown Clinton and enjoy all of the stores throughout Sampson County. Discover all that our local retail shops and small businesses have to offer.

Welcome to Sampson County, NC

 

Tucked into the southeast corner of North Carolina, known as the Coastal Plains, is beautiful Sampson County, which is bordered on the east by 300 miles of beaches and in the west the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountain ranges. The County is rich in recreational activities, whether it be out on our waterways, trails and farms enjoying a self-guided tour or at our outdoor festivals in one of our small towns. Be surrounded by a lush, green, and picturesque setting.

Get to know Sampson County…the largest county in North Carolina. The people, the land, the heritage. Sampson County is a place to cultivate your spirit and feel free at heart. Enjoy our unique accommodations and attractions. Discover a place where you can explore! Enjoy being off the beaten path where there’s a little something for everyone.

Still have questions?  Call us today at 910-592-2557

Events

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Barn Quilt Trail

Welcome to Sampson County’s Barn Quilt Trail that celebrates our area’s culture and agricultural heritage in placing custom designed and hand-painted quilt blocks on barns and buildings throughout Sampson County.  Cultivate your spirit and enjoy exploring Sampson County’s Barn Quilt Trail.