Stop, Shop and Dine in Smithfield
Take a walk in Downtown Smithfield to discover unique shops, dining, and fun things to do in this town that dates back to 1777. If you are traveling I-95 in North Carolina, remember I-95, Exit 95 for outlet shopping at Carolina Premium Outlets, a regional favorite shop DeWayne's, and try out the new Old State Food Hall, one building with ten restaurants and a tavern.
It's the "go to" stop on the I-95 corridor!!
Get Deals on Hotels
Find a great deal on hotels in Smithfield either on the Girls Weekend package or the Sip & Stay Package. Gather your girlfriends to shop, dine, and explore the area by simply calling one of our participating hotels and mention the Girls Weekend package. Book your dates and received a cool gift bag when you check in. Same easy package deals are available for culinary and craft beverage enthusiasts on the Beer, Wine, and Shine Trail -- book a local hotel and follow a custom itinerary provided to you in a gift bag when you check in!!
Culinary Treats for you in Smithfield!
After a day of shopping and exploring -- what's for lunch or dinner!!? We have several very exciting options for you in Smithfield. Right by your hotels and the outlet center, you will find several chain restaurants like Panera Bread, Cracker Barrel and more -- for a regional Latin/Mexican restaurant, we love San Marcos Mexican too! Just a few minutes (one mile) from Exit 95, in Downtown Smithfield is where you will find chef-driven and independent dining options. Here's our list of places to try -- from sweet or savory crepes, hog cake appetizers to grilled salmon salads...we think you will find something for everyone!
The much anticipated Old North State Food Hall is open!
The Old North State Food Hall (ONSFH) is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Sunday through Thursday, 7AM to 9PM, and Friday and Saturday, 7AM to 10PM. Online ordering will be available at www.onsfh.com. Also, follow @oldnorthstatefoodhall on Instagram for all the latest news and updates on special events.
The 15,000 square foot food hall brings together a variety of talented chefs from across the country to offer delicious cuisines to locals, as well as leisure and business travelers along the I-95 corridor - the East Coast’s halfway point between Portland, Maine and Miami, Florida. In addition to food vendors serving a mix of international cuisines, guests can enjoy the Longleaf Tavern, a lively and welcoming full-service bar featuring the best of North Carolina’s beer, cider, wine, and spirits along with national brands.
Upcoming Events and Festivals
Throughout the year, the towns of Smithfield and Selma (conveniently located along I-95, Exits 95 & 97) offer a variety of events and festivals. Enjoy big festivals like the Smithfield Ham & Yam Festival or the Selma Railroad Days Festival where 1,000s enjoy live music, craft vendors, fair-food and family-friendly activities or come for 5K runs, street fairs and concerts, and the Live@ The Rudy concerts held all year long. Whatever events your family enjoys...keep up with what's happening on our calendar of events. Sign up to receive a monthly email blast!