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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 […]

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

Barn Quilts on Wall Street

201 Wall St, Clinton, NC 28328

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 […]

BEA’S COUNTRY STORE

105 E. Williams St, Autryville, NC 28318

Bea’s Country store has a vision of bringing downtown Autryville back to life. We carry a variety of groceries, cold beverages, household goods, Rae Dunn home decor, tobacco products and […]

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 […]

Big Blue Store

149 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Clinton, NC 28328

Big Blue Store is a farm, home, and auto supply.  We sell quality products at competitive prices.  Our customers are farmers, home owners, pet owners, gardeners, and homemakers. Founded in March 1978, the original store in Clinton, […]

Big Daddy’s Grill

107 Williams St. Autryville, NC 28318

Big Daddy’s Grill serves everyone’s favorite food…old fashioned burgers like no other. A quiet country grill setting with that southern touch on food, you’re taste buds will thank you!  

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 […]

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 – Dogwood Mural

211 Ferrell St, Clinton, NC 28328

This most recent public art added to Downtown Clinton was a 90′ long dogwood mural which is the largest dogwood mural in the state of North Carolina which boasts our […]

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 […]

Clinton Milling Around Art Piece

300 E. Main St, Clinton, NC 28328

The history of our community and County continues to be exhibited as visitors leave the Sampson County History Museum and make their way down Lisbon Street to the “Milling Around” […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dash Way Alleyway

103 Lisbon Street, Clinton, NC 28328

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 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 Vine and Wine 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, […]

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 […]

How Sweet It Is And More

3984 Five Bridge Road, Clinton, 28328

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 […]

Hubb’s Farm

10276 US Hwy 421 North, Clinton, NC 28328

Nestled in the heart of Sampson County, Hubb’s Farm offers a picturesque, enjoyable setting for family or  corporate retreats.  From human foosball and giant checkers to our host of family […]

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

James Trading Company

317 N. East Street, Roseboro, NC 28382

James Trading Company is a hardware store, located at 317 N. East St, Roseboro, NC.  At James Trading Company, they offer all of your hardware needs, from plumbing to gardens […]

James Trading Company – DOWNTOWN

115 W Roseboro St, Roseboro, NC 28382

Come shop our gift shop located at 115 W. Roseboro St, Roseboro, NC 28382.  You will find gifts, jewelry, apparel, vintage signs, furniture and much more. Located in DOWNTOWN Roseboro. […]

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 […]

La Hacienda Mexican Restaurant

1012 Sunset Ave., Clinton, NC 28328

La Hacienda is dedicated to serving fresh authentic Mexican cuisine everyday. They offer a wide variety of dinner, combos, lunches, desserts, beverages and more. M-Th 11AM-10PM F-Sat 11AM-11PM Sun 11AM-9PM

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 […]

Largest Dogwood Tree in the World

2794 Turkey Hwy, Clinton, NC 28328

https://www.wral.com/lifestyles/travel/video/8873809/ This dogwood tree is located at 2794 Turkey Hwy, Clinton, NC, just 2 miles east of Clinton.  This is the largest in the country, if not the world. It’s […]

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.

Lydia’s Grill

426 E. Morisey Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328

Lydia’s Grill is a local favorite and is a must for breakfast and lunch, they also serve dinner on Monday nd Tuesday nights. M-F 7AM-2Pm  

M & M Produce Sales

1752 Tew Rd. Godwin, NC 28344

Matthis Family Farm

5995 Taylors Bridge Hwy. Clinton, NC 28328

Melvin Blueberry Farm

298 Reeves Rd, Garland, NC 28441

Midway Grillin

15215 Spiveys Corner Hwy, Dunn, 28334

A great restuarant opened in Spivey’s Corner.  Come visit and check out our delicious menu items.

Miracle Children at City Market

213 Lisbon St, 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 […]

NC Cooperative Extension – Sampson County Center

55 Agriculture Place, Clinton, NC 28328

Nutty Acres

387 Beaverdam Rd. Clinton, NC 28328

Our Rustic Roots and Fashion Express

394 Faison Hwy, Clinton, NC 28328

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

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 […]

RD Farms

53 Cottonwood Ln, Newton Grove NC 28366

Rebecca’s of Clinton

1129 McKoy St, Clinton, NC 28328

Boutique Clothing to fit every budget! Regular and Plus ladies sizes! Tyler Boe, Jude Connally, Escapada, Hatley, ClaraSunWoo, and many many more. Rebeccas of Clinton also offers Tuxedo Rental. M-Sat […]

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 […]

Rich Farm & Venue

1973 Huntley School Road, Roseboro, NC 28382

Rich Farm & Venue is North Carolina’s newest event venue located on the border of small towns Salemburg/Roseboro,  eastern North Carolina. Just a little over an hour’s drive from both […]

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 County History Museum

313 Lisbon St, Clinton, NC 28328

Located in Downtown Clinton, North Carolina, the Sampson County History Museum is your “Key to the Past”

Sampson History Museum Village

313 Lisbon St., Clinton, NC 28328

Sampson County History Museum: Key to the Past The Sampson County History Museum is a “village” of eleven buildings with thousands of artifacts spanning over 250 years of local history. […]

Sampson Little Players

213 Sampson St., Clinton, NC 28328

Samuel Johnson House

507 Smith Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Make Your Dreams a Reality At Samuel Johnson House, we can bring your wedding and special event ideas to fruition. Our picturesque Wedding venue is  everything you can dream of […]

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 […]

Sharpe & Davis

1200 Lisbon Street, Clinton, NC 28328

Business Hours Mon: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Tue: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Wed: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Thu: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Fri: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM Sat: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM Sun: Closed

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. […]

Six Runs Plantation

2794 Register-Sutton Rd., Rose Hill, NC 28458-8654

Six Runs Plantation is located in eastern North Carolina in Sampson County, approximately 15 miles south of Clinton, just off of NC hwy. 421 South. Six Runs offers southern hospitality […]

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.

Starlings Meat n Veggies

428 South River Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

Terra Cottage Farm Nursery & Garden Center

2730 Beulah Road, Clinton, NC 28328

Small family-owned garden center and nursery located in Clinton NC.

The Farm House Cafe & Bakery

301 Raleigh St, Newton Grove, NC 28366

The Farm House Est. 2020 is a family owned and operated restaurant located in the heart of Newton Grove, NC.  We specialize in country breakfast and lunch. Interstate 40 exit […]

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 […]

The Rink

840 Overland Rd, Clinton, NC 28328

The Sister Farm

5126 Dunn Road, Roseboro, NC 28382

The Sister Farm Welcome to our farm! We were raised on a farm in Clinton NC, where we learned the importance of hard work, sustainability and community. Today we continue […]

Thrill N Chill Family Fun Arcade

113 Vance St, Clinton, NC 28328

Thrill N Chill, is your hometown family fund filled arcade. Located in Downtown Clinton,  Call to book your next birthday party or family event by calling 910-490-1332, or just stop […]

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 […]

Tropicana Supermarket

403A Southeast Blvd, Clinton, NC 28328

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 […]

Tyndall’s Seafood

108 South East Blvd., Clinton, NC 28328

Local family owned fish market. Open since 1985 We sell a variety of fresh seafood and locally grown

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 […]

WILD MAGNOLIA FLORIST

103 E. Williams St, Autryville, NC 28318

Wild Magnolia Florist specializes in florals, home décor, and unique gifts. Debra Baxley, owner and lead designer, has over 18 years of experience in the industry. Stop by or give […]

Wilders

525 Longhorn Creek Lane, Turkey, NC 28393

WILLIAMS PRODUCE

2840 Maxwell Rd, Autryville, NC 28318

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