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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.

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A J Family Farm

15736 Garland Hwy., Garland, NC 28441

AJ Family Farm offers pastured beef, pork, and eggs, as well as fruits and vegetables from the farm. Milk, cheese and other local products available. M-F 10AM-6PM Sat 10AM-3PM

Altar Cross Organic Blueberry Farm

4108 Ivanhoe Road, Ivanhoe, NC 28447

Altar Cross Farms is a family owned and operated 40 acre organic blueberry farm located in Ivanhoe, NC.

Ashford Inn

615 COLLEGE STREET, CLINTON, NC 28328

The historic Ashford Inn is located in Clinton, North Carolina. We are one hour from Wilmington, NC, and one hour from Raleigh, NC, and 20 minutes from the junction of […]

Ashford Inn

615 COLLEGE STREET, CLINTON, NC 28328

The historic Ashford Inn is located in Clinton, North Carolina. We are one hour from Wilmington, NC, and one hour from Raleigh, NC, and 20 minutes from the junction of […]

Atrium Florist & Gifts

121 Fayetteville St., Clinton, NC 28328

Browse the wonderful green plants, blooming plants and dish gardens for a gift that adds life to any room or office. Gift baskets of fruit and goodies would make a […]

Autryville Town Hall Trail

215 S. Gray St., Autryville, NC 28318

Enjoy a beautiful scenic walking trail, located behind the Autryville Town Hall.

Avenue Gourmet Pecans

1915 The Avenue, Clinton, NC 28328

Shop Avenue Gourmet Pecans Avenue Gourmet Pecans offers an online store that enables you to order online or browse through the available products and see what you may be interested […]

Ballance Family Farm

683 Maxton Bass Rd, Newton Grove, NC 28366

Bashton’s Party Rentals

1129 McKoy St, Clinton NC

Inflatables  –  Birthday Parties, School Events, Church Events, Street Fairs, Festivals and Fundraisers Limousine  –  (10 Passenger) Local and Regional Service, Weddings, Evening Night Out, Proms, Special Event and Concerts […]

Beartrack Farms

461 Chesnutt Rd, Turkey, NC 28393

Call for current open hours and tour availability.  

Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site

5466 Harper House Rd., Four Oaks, NC 27524

Just minutes from the Town of Newton Grove, Bentonville Battlefield is the site of the last major battle of the Civil War.  The site includes a visitor center with artifacts […]

Black River Ivanhoe Boat Ramp

3681 Ivanhoe Rd, Ivanhoe, NC 28447

34.6031183 Latitude -78.2404951 Longitude The Black River is one of our most popular paddling destinations. The river has sufficient water for paddling even in droughts and runs through land that […]

Black River Organic Farm

4457 Ivanhoe Rd, Ivanhoe, NC 28447

Black River is a small farm, owned & operated by Stefan Hartmann on family land on the Black River in Sampson County. The farm is run with help from an […]

Brock’s Leather Crafts

5288 Hobbton Hwy, Clinton, NC 28328

Burney’s Sweets & More

107 Vance Street, Clinton, NC 28328

Burney’s Sweets & More is a family owned sweet shop offering everyone’s favorite glazed croissants and made from scratch deli sandwiches using family deli recipes. M-F 7AM-4:30PM Lunch: 10:30AM – […]

Butler Family Farms

691 Odom Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Cameron’s Watermelons

2241 Wallace Hwy, Wallace, NC 28466

Clear Run Farms Grill

45 Wilmington Hwy, Harrells, NC 28444

A convenience grocery store, with all local and fresh vegetables, and fresh pork for sale. This store has a grill also.  

Clinton City Market

215 Lisbon Street Clinton, NC 28328

The Clinton City Market is available weekly. The city market will be used as a venue to rent for parties, weddings, and other gatherings. Contact the city of Clinton for […]

Coharie Country Club

101 Coharie Ln., Clinton, NC 28328

Coharie Country Club is an ‘old style’ course that has the distinction of being the first designed by Ellis Maples. The original nine holes opened in 1947. The course features […]

COHARIE DOWNRIVER EXPLORATIONS

7531 US-421, Clinton, NC 28328

To provide residents and visitors of Sampson County a resource for guided kayak trips, history of Cohaire Tribe, the exploration of nature, relaxation, adventure, self-discovery, and a greater overall connection […]

Coharie Intra-Tribal Council, Inc.

7531 North US Hwy 421, Clinton, NC 28328

The Coharie Intra-Tribal Council, Inc. has a large beautiful display gallery filled with local Coharie Indian heritage artifacts.  The site is also home to the Annual Cultural POW-WOW, always the […]

Cottle Farms

2488 W NC 403 Hwy, Faison, NC 28341

Pick your own strawberries  Call today for details.  (In season only) Open from 8 a.m to 5 p.m Monday through Saturday

Country Threads Boutique

108 E. Main Street, Clinton, NC 28328

This small business was established by Sampson County natives who saw the need for quality items at an affordable price. This boutique offers many convenient services such as embroidery that […]

Crooked Run Vineyards

5070 Union School Rd., Clinton, NC 28328

Curtis D. Cain Memorial Park

121 South Bladen Ave, Garland, NC

This park was opened in 2017, in memory of Mr. Curtis D. Cain, and officially named after him.   It offers a walking area, playground for the kids, and picnic […]

Daughtry Bait & Tackle

848 Beaver Dam Road, Clinton, NC 28328

Double C Farm

923 Kenneth Carter Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Downtown Clinton Self-Guided Walking Tour

709 College St., Clinton, NC 28328

The Downtown Clinton Commercial Historic District is located in the heart of Downtown Clinton and is Nationally recognized by the National Register of Historic Places.  The District is bordered by […]

Eastpark Cinema

122 Southeast Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328

First Run Movies, and the best popcorn in town. Prices and Information Adult Tickets- $8.00 Senior- $6.00 Children- $6.00 60+ years old – Senior Tickets available Up to 11 years […]

Elizabeth’s Garden and Gifts

394 Faison hwy, Clinton, NC 28328

Hours: Monday – Friday 10:00 am to 5:30 pm Saturday  –   10:00 am to 3:00 pm  

Elizabeth’s Pecan Products

32 Railroad St, Turkey, NC 28393

Only here at Elizabeth’s Pecan Products can you get top quality pecans covered in decadent chocolate for any occasion.

ENNIS BRIDGE BOATING ACCESS (South River)

886 Ennis Bridge Rd, Ivanhoe, NC 28447

34.6410 Latitude -78.3131 Longitude

Farm School On Wheels

110 E. Main Street, Clinton, NC 28328

Farm School on Wheels, powered by Granit Training Group, offers a community of like-minded farmers where we help you cultivate a self-designated action plan to build your farm and engage […]

First Miracle Vine & Wine

365 Johnson Rd, Garland, NC 28441

First Miracle Vineyard was founded by Randall and Stephanie Carter as a way to make excellent wine right here in our beautiful Southern climate. They opened June 11, 2021.  Call […]

Fisher Drive Park – Go Bark Park (Dog Park in Clinton, NC)

328 Fisher Dr, Clinton, NC 28328

The Go Bark Park, located on Fisher Drive, is an off-leash dog park primarily sponsored by Go Automotive and supplemented by the City of Clinton funds and allocated staff time. […]

Friends of the Sampson County Waterways

701 Southeast Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328

The Friends of the Sampson County Waterways is a local 501(c)(3) organization whose dual mission is to keep the waterways of Sampson County open and clean and to encourage recreational […]

Godwin Fresh Market

309 Raleigh St, Newton Grove, NC 28366

Open from 8 a.m to 5 p.m, Monday through Friday. Check their website and Facebook for more information.  

Gordan’s Landing (Star Communications location)

3800 N US 421 Hwy, Clinton, NC 28328

35.046929 Latitude -78.365949 Longitude Located off US Hwy 421 North of Clinton at the former Star Communications headquarters, a parking lot is located nearby.  Access is found just east of […]

Great Coharie Creek, Hwy 701 Access Point

13562-13760 US-701, Ingold, NC 28441

34-818529 Latitude -78.361132 Longitude Entrance road is located on the west side of Highway 701, just north of the Coharie Creek Bridge.  

Great Coharie River – Lisbon Bridge Rd Access

3011 NC Highway 903, Garland, NC 28441

34.786626 Latitude -78.322751 Longitude This is a drop off point for the Great Coharie River access.  Entrance road is located immediately south of the Lisbon Bridge, on the west side […]

Gulf Station Fire Museum

626 Tomahawk Highway, Harrells, NC 28458

To view this museum by appointment only. Call George McGill at (910) – 532 – 4706

Hamtown Pork Products

923A Kenneth Carter Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Locally Grown Pork Products, by appointment only

Hannah Forrest Blueberries

589 Delway HWY, Rose Hill, NC 28458

Open from  9 a.m to 6 p.m on Wednesday through Friday, and 9 a.m to 2 p.m on Saturdays. You can find more information about Hannah Forrest Blueberries on their […]

Harrells Ballpark

1 Park Rd., Harrells, NC 28444

Harrells Farmers Market

45 Park Ave, Harrells, NC 28444

High Cotton of Clinton – Home Decor, Gifts & More

100 Northeast Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328

Independently owned Home Decor and Gift Shop; offering a variety of gifts, floral supplies, home decor and refinished furniture. M-F 10AM-7PM Sat 10AM-3PM

Hollerin Haunts Hayride

2914 Bud Johnson Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Hollerin Haunts Hayride is currently located at 2914 Bud Johnson Road in Clinton, North Carolina (28328) four miles from Spivey’s Corner. They provide a wide selection of entertainment including a […]

Hubb’s Farm

10276 N US Hwy 421, Clinton, NC 28328

In 2020 Hubbs Farm is celebrating 13 years of Family Fun!  Hubbs Farm has become more than a maze, or more than a pumpkin patch!  Fall, Winter, and Spring is […]

Ivanhoe Blueberry Farms

1091 Eddie L Jones Rd Ivanhoe, NC 28447

Ivanhoe Blueberry Farms is open from 8 a.m to 6 p.m on Monday through Saturday, and 8 a.m to 1 p.m, on Sunday. See Facebook and their website for more […]

Jackson Farm Retreat

13902 Dunn Rd. Godwin NC 28344

Escape the stresses of city life and enjoy the secluded privacy of Jackson Farm Retreat. Only 45 minutes outside of Raleigh, NC!

James L. Newkirk Memorial Park

503 Ferrell St, Clinton, NC 28328

Jordan & Jordan Groceries & Meats

906 College St. Clinton NC 28328

Family owned Meat Market & Grocery Store, Famous for Fresh homemade Sausage and home grown Produce.

Joy By The Pound

5635 Timothy Road, Dunn, NC 28334

Kyle’s Farm

380 Ward Road, Harrells, NC 28444

If you’re looking for a nice venue with a rustic feel, then Kyle’s Farm is just the right place! They have a beautiful old building with lots of character built […]

Lakewood Country Club

555 Country Club Rd., Salemburg, NC 28385

Welcome to Lakewood Country Club located between Roseboro and Salemburg, North Carolina. Founded in 1966, Lakewood provides a beautiful swimming pool complex, an attractive and spacious Club House for all […]

Laurel Lakes Campground

1100 Laurel Lake Rd Salemburg, NC 28385

53 full-service hookups with water, showers, rest rooms, and 20/30/50 amp electric on thirty-six acres.  Campsite has two stocked fishing lakes and indoor stage for music events.

M & M Produce Sales

1752 Tew Rd. Godwin, NC 28344

Matthis Family Farm

5995 Taylors Bridge Hwy. Clinton, NC 28328

Mountains to Sea Trail

3509 Haworth Drive, Suite 210, Raleigh, NC 27609

The Mountains-to-Sea Trail is North Carolina’s state hiking trail.  It stretches 1175 miles from the Great Smoky Mountains to the Outer Banks.  The Mountains to Sea trail flow right through […]

Naylors Produce

2816 Bud Johnson Rd. Clinton, NC 28328

NC Cooperative Extension – Sampson County Center

55 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC 28328

Nutty Acres

387 Beaverdam Rd. Clinton, NC 28328

Pastureville Farms

3869 Minnie Hall Rd, Autryville, NC 28318

Family owned farm raised meat and poultry products.  Licensed meat handler and on farm poultry processing.  by appointment only.  

Ranch QD

155 Reedsford Rd. Clinton, NC 28328

A fifth generation on family farm land meets creative, party planner Wendy Hutchins Dorman.  Combining the love of animals with the passion for event planning and collecting unusual  event props […]

Remedy By Jess (Soaps by Jess)

109 Wall Street, Clinton, NC 28328

Hours of Operation Tuesday – Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Saturday  –  9:00 am – 3:00 pm Closed Sunday and Monday

Ribeyes Steakhouse of Clinton

100 Westover Rd., Clinton, NC 28328

Ribeyes specializes in fresh grill items featuring choice steaks brand quality Ribeyes.  A healthy concept without any fried food and boasting a 40 item salad bar packed with healthy fresh […]

Roseboro Community Park

101 W. Pleasant St, Roseboro, NC, 28382

Roseboro is fortunate to have two parks, a town park and a county park. Though they are small, they offer places to have fun and exercise. The Roseboro  Community Park […]

Royal Gifts & Fine China

117 Wall St., Clinton, NC 28328

A unique downtown shop offering a wide range of gifts and China. M-F 10AM-6PM Sat 10AM-5PM

Royal Lane Park

618 Royal Ln, Clinton, NC 28328

Royal Lane Park provides 79 acres of playgrounds, picnic areas, fields, courts, trails, and open space for your enjoyment. The Clinton Recreation and Parks Department maintains four city parks for […]

Sampson Arts Council

709 College St., Clinton, NC 28328

The Sampson Arts Council, Inc. is a not-for-profit corporation chartered in 1973 under the laws of the State of North Carolina. The mission of the Sampson Arts Council is to […]

Sampson Center Park

808 Barden St, Clinton, NC 28328

Sampson Community Theatre

115 Fayetteville St., Clinton, NC 28328

Sampson Community Theatre’s upcoming events may be found on their website.  Make sure to check out.

Sampson County – The Barn Quilt Capital of North Carolina

414 Warsaw Road, Clinton, NC 28328

Check out all of the trails in the towns of Sampson County. If you are in town, stop by our office to get a Barn Quilt Trail Brochure.

Sampson History Museum Village

313 Lisbon St., Clinton, NC 28328

The Sampson County History Museum Village is the “Key to the Past”, highlighting the land and inhabitants of this area, since the 1700s.  Founded in 1997, the Sampson County History […]

Sampson Little Players

213 Sampson St., Clinton, NC 28328

Sandy Bay Acres

3817 Reedsford Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Farm Fresh eggs from our coop to your table.  Hand gathered daily. Call or message for pickup and delivery  

Sandy Ridge Country Club

211 Clubhouse Dr., Dunn, NC 28334

The Sandy Ridge Country Club facility at Dunn, North Carolina consists of a large ballroom, pool, and an eighteen (18) hole golf course. The golf course was designed by Lynton […]

Simply NC

100 E Main St, Clinton, NC 28328

Simply NC invites you to join in supporting North Carolina entrepreneurs as well as the “Shop Local” movement by visiting Simply NC or our online store to make your purchases. […]

South River Bridge Wildlife Ramp

16364 US Hwy 701 N, Garland, NC 28441

34-45.6N, 78-24-10.5W South River – marks the county lines between Sampson, Cumberland and Bladen Counties, this river runs 79.3 miles before joining the Black River, south of Ivanhoe.

Starling’s Meat n Veggies

428 South River Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Taste of Heaven

2317 HARNETT-DUNN HWY., DUNN, NC 28334

A Christian Campground for tent, camper, and rv campers. Petting zoo, hayrides, boating, and fishing offered to campers. Various activities held here throughout the year. Church held in the pavilion […]

The Grateful Shed

PO Box 314 Salemburg, NC 28318

Welcome to the Grateful Shed where the Shed Heads gather to eat, entertain and share our good times. Watch for our weekly videos and check out our youtube!

The Historic Herring House

216 Sampson St., Clinton, NC 28328

The Historic Herring House is a local event venue, excellent for weddings, showers, dinners, parties, and business meetings.  This 1916 Classic Revival Home features leaded glass windows, soaring Corinthian columns, […]

The Nut House, Inc.

1680 Horse Pasture Rd., Roseboro, NC 28382

The Nut House, Inc. is the largest pecan processing facility in North Carolina.  Tour times are seasonal.  For group tour reservations, call or visit their website. Products include roasted, sugar-cinnamon […]

Timberlake Golf Course

634 Challenge Club Ln., Clinton, NC 28328

Timberlake Golf Club is your number one option for a round of golf in Clinton, North Carolina. It’s no secret — the North Carolina golf community is one of the […]

Twiddle Dee Farm

3352 Taylors Bridge Hwy, Clinton, NC 28328

Must be a farm member.  Call for more details.

Twisted Vines Vineyard

82 Twisted Vines Lane, Clinton, NC 28328

Muscadine vineyard with a variety of different muscadine grapes to pick. Great family outing. U-pick farm. Call for hours of operation.  (Standard hours of operation Mid August to Mid October […]

Victor R. Small House

709 College St., Clinton, NC 28328

Dr. Victor R. Small was born in Kentucky and raised in Ohio.  Dr. Small relocated to Clinton, North Carolina with his wife in 1923 and began practicing medicine. In 1924, […]

Weeks Park

517 Clinton St., Newton Grove, NC 28366

Western District Park

700 Clinton St, Roseboro, NC

Roseboro is fortunate to have two parks, a town park and a county park. Though they are small, they offer places to have fun and exercise. The Roseboro Western District […]

WILLIAMS PRODUCE

2840 Maxwell Rd, Autryville, NC 28318

@williamsproduce Hours are 9:00 am to 6:00 pm., closed Sundays