Summer Fun Adventures in JoCo

    A child blueberry picking at Creekside Farm located near Selma, NC.There are a variety of outdoor activities to choose from to enjoy the summer and create lasting memories. Whether you’re looking for an outdoor adventure such as hiking, biking, and kayaking or a more relaxed activity such as bird watching and picnicking, you’ll find that JoCo has something for everyone. The Johnston County Visitors Bureau offers weekly calendar of events to help you plan your stay in JoCo. From live music, to festivals, to farm visits, there is something to enjoy. Make sure to check out the website's calendar for the latest updates and events.

    Johnston County is a destination located "just outside the city", only 30 minutes east of Raleigh, and convenient for visitors traveling through NC at the crossroads of I-95 and I-40! Be sure to #VisitJoCo! Our rich history, outlet shopping at Carolina Premium Outlets, recreationagritourism, and emerging culinary scene are just a few reasons to stop and stay a while...don't pass us by! 

    Make plans for a weekend trip to experience all we have to offer. Book a hotel stay, camping trip, or alternative lodging arrangements.

    So take the time to explore the outdoors and enjoy all that JoCo has to offer this summer!

    Celebrating NC's Year of the Trail
    Year of Trail Badge on Sam's Branch Trail Biker in Clayton, NC.

    Johnston County will be joining with communities across North Carolina in celebrating the 2023 Year of the Trail, a statewide campaign inviting North Carolina residents and visitors to get outside onto the trails, greenways, and blueways... READ MORE

    The 301 Endless Yard Sale is Soon!

    301 Endless Yard Sale collectibles.

    This year’s 301 Endless Yard Sale is June 16th and 17th and takes place along a 100-mile plus stretch of NC Hwy 301 offering deals, antiques, collectibles, DIY furniture, crafts, and more.  ... READ MORE

    This Week's Calendar of Events



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