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Lexington, NC

Come Visit Lexington, NC and while your here check out our new Shop at 415 North Main Street Perryman's Alignment & Auto Repair

If you’re looking for a charming small town to visit in North Carolina, look no further than Lexington! This historic community is located in the heart of the Piedmont and is home to some interesting facts and fun things to do. Here are just a few of the many reasons why you should add Lexington to your next travel itinerary!

BBQ Capital of the World

 First and foremost, you can’t visit Lexington without stopping by one of its many famous barbecue joints! The city is recognized as being the Barbecue Capital of the World and has more than 30 restaurants serving up some delicious food. From classic pulled pork sandwiches to hush puppies on sticks dipped in sweet sauces – there’s something for everyone at these famous eateries.

The Barbecue Festival

 Held annually in October, the Lexington Barbecue Festival is one of the most popular events in North Carolina. This festival features barbecue from more than 20 local restaurants, live music on multiple stages and a carnival for kids! Plus you can sample some delicious craft beer created by nearby breweries.

Historic Sites and Architecture and Arts

Lexington is home to some beautiful historic sites and architecture that you can’t find anywhere else. The centerpiece of the city is the Fayetteville Street Historic District, which features a variety of restored buildings dating back to the late 1800s. Be sure to check out the Lexington Visitor Center for more information about these buildings as well as other attractions nearby. The visitor center is located directly beside of Conrad and Hinkle the oldest grocery store in Lexington.
The Arts
If you love art or are looking for something fun to do on a rainy day, head over to the Lexington Historic Center! This museum is located in an old train depot and features many exhibits that highlight local history and culture. You’ll also enjoy browsing through their gift shop where you can find unique souvenirs to take home with you.
There’s always something fun happening in Lexington – so be sure to check out the city’s website or Facebook page for upcoming events. Whether you’re looking for a delicious meal, some family-friendly entertainment or just a chance to relax and enjoy the scenery, Lexington has something for everyone!

Interesting Facts about Lexington, NC

-The city is recognized as being the Barbecue Capital of the World and has more than 30 restaurants serving up some delicious food.
-Held annually in October, the Lexington Barbecue Festival is one of the most popular events in North Carolina. This festival features barbecue from more than 20 local restaurants, live music on multiple stages and a carnival for kids!
-Lexington is home to some beautiful historic sites and architecture that you can’t find anywhere else. The centerpiece of the city is the Fayetteville Street Historic District, which features a variety of restored buildings dating back to the late 1800s.
Some of our favorite things to do include:
-Checking out the many barbecue restaurants in town. There are over 30 of them so you’ll never get bored!
-Going to Barbecue Festival every year which features live music, carnival rides and plenty more fun activities for all ages! We love watching local bands play their hearts out while eating some delicious food.
-Visiting historic sites such as Lexington Visitor Center, or even just walking around downtown will give you an idea of how this town started out as well what it looks like now!
-Going to see live music at any one many venues like Alive after 5 Series held once a month in the summer by local musicians playing classical music.
-Visiting museums like Lexington History Museum where you can learn about history, art and even science!
-A short drive to High Rock Lake for some fishing, kayaking or hiking along trails that take you through beautiful forests by the water.
-Taking a stroll around downtown where there are shops and restaurants waiting to be explored!

High Rock Lake

 High Rock Lake is located just outside of the city, so it’s perfect for those looking to escape into nature or spend some time on the water. The lake is full of activities like fishing and kayaking that make this spot an ideal getaway from busy life at home or work! The lake was constructed in the late 1950s and early 1960s as a part of the Yadkin-Pee Dee River Basin Project. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers dammed up the river to create this lake, which is now one of North Carolina’s largest lakes at over 12,000 acres! There are also plenty of hiking trails around the area for those who want to get out into nature and explore some beautiful scenery.
 

High Rock Lake is home to a variety of different species including largemouth bass, striped bass (rockfish), catfish and crappie that make it perfect for fishing! There are also plenty of activities like kayaking or swimming if you’re looking something else fun to do while here too! The lake has several campgrounds nearby if you’re looking for an overnight stay as well with plenty of amenities like picnic tables and grills available at each site.

Visit Lexington, NC

Lexington’s weather is mild all year long with temperatures averaging from 40-60 degrees Fahrenheit during winter months and up to 80-90 degrees Fahrenheit during summer months. The town receives about 40 inches of rain every year with snowfall occurring only rarely in December through March days or weeks before April flowers bloom!
 

The population of Lexington is approximately 18,000 people who live here full-time but there are also many visitors who come to enjoy the sights throughout each year. The town is located in Davidson County, NC which is part of the Piedmont Triad region and has a rich history dating back to 1773 when it was first settled!

If you find yourself in uptown Lexington at the square Perryman’s Alignment & Auto Repair is just a short walk down main street and you can come to visit our new facility at 415 North Main Street. We are directly across the road from Char’s which we highly recommend if you are wanting a classic burger, fries, or shake. If you’re in the mood for something else Arby’s is directly beside of our parking lot. We would love to have you come down so stop in anytime!
There’s always something to do in Lexington so make sure you check out our website or Facebook page to stay up-to-date on all of the latest events! We hope that you enjoy your time here as much as we do!

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