What To Do

Things to See & Do - Area Attractions

Located in the central Piedmont Triad area, Gibsonville offers ample opportunities to get out and explore. Gibsonville is a lovely place to walk and explore historic architecture, the "railroad" car and train, antique and unique shops and restaurants.  Burke Manor Inn is located just minutes from towns such as Greensboro, Burlington and Chapel Hill, where the possibilities are endless! For example, the city of Greensboro is perfect for those looking to explore art galleries of all kinds, Replacements, Ltd. if you are seeking china and replacement pieces, and the University Greensboro and Elon University situated close by . Chapel Hill boasts a wide variety of unique restaurants and beautiful garden attractions just 30 minutes away. Located just 45 minutes away in the town of Asheboro, NC is the North Carolina Zoo, the largest walk-through natural habitat zoo in the United States. The new Tanger Outlet store  - just 15 minutes away in Mebane NC - makes a perfect "girls weekend" shopping spree location!  Or, plan to spend a day enjoying winery tours and sampling delicious local wines along the Haw Creek Wine Trail

Download our February Area Events for 2016!

Grove Winery & Vineyards

The Grove Winery is open daily and has parking, picnic facilities, bathrooms, trash facilties and Wi-Fi access. Check out the event calendar for a number of organized outdoor events that occur at Grove throughout the year. www.grovewinery.com

Benjamin Vineyards & Winery

The winery, hospitality room, and gift shop are open for wine tastings and sales Thursday through Sunday from 12 noon to 5 p.m.   www.benjaminvineyards.com

Tanger Outlet Stores (Mebane NC)

The Tanger Outlet located in nearby Mebane, NC offers name brand shopping at a discount. (919) 304-1520 or  (800) 409-3631  Visit Website  Hours: January 01-December 30Monday – Saturday 9:00am-9:00pmSunday 11:00am-7:00pm  

Haw Creek Wine Trail

Located in the Piedmont Triad countryside, the Haw Creek Wine Trail includes Benjamin, Glen Marie, Grove and Iron Gate vineyards and wineries.  This approx. 45-minute scenic drive along the Haw River features the heart of the North Carolina Wine Country. Haw Creek Wine Trail Map  Visit Website

The Conservator’s Center

The Conservator’s Center in nearby Mebane, NC offers many different types of tours throughout the week. Tours generally last 1 1/2- 2 hours. All tours must be scheduled in advance. On a visit to the Conservator’s Center you will meet animals up close. An experienced tour guide will tell you their Read More

Gibsonville Market Day (May-Nov)

Open every Saturday at 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on the Green in Downtown Gibsonville NC. Items for sale include fresh produce and local crafts

The Winery at Iron Gate Farms

The Winery at Iron Gate Farms also offers daily wine tastings from 12:00-5:00cpm Monday through Saturday and 1:00cpm- 5:00cpm on Sundays. Visit Website

The Mill at Gibsonville

The Mill at Gibsonville is situated in the historic Liberty Hosiery Mills building originally constructed in 1890 in the heart of downtown. The Mill at Gibsonville offers music on Tuesday and Saturday evenings in addition to Arts, crafts, and custom refurbished furniture.  Visit Website

Replacements, Ltd.

Replacements, Ltd. has the world’s largest selection of old & new dinnerware, including china, stoneware, crystal, glassware, silver,stainless, and collectibles.   Visit Website

University of North Carolina – Greensboro

As an educational, cultural and economic development leader, UNCG offers more than 100 undergraduate majors, 61 graduate programs and 26 doctoral programs. UNCG is the largest public Triad university with more than 18,000 students and is redefining the public research university as an inclusive, collaborative and responsive institution.  336-334-5000 www.uncg.edu