Explore Authentic North Carolina This Summer
Whether you're a longtime Tar Heel or planning your first visit to North Carolina, North Carolina's state parks, historic sites, museums and aquariums offer authentic natural and cultural experiences you won't find anywhere else.Plan Your Summer Adventure
North Carolina’s Wildflower Program is Blooming
In 1985, First Lady Dottie Martin worked to create a program to beautify the highways of North Carolina. This set the stage for the establishment of the Wildflower Program. Today, the program has more than 1,500 acres of flower beds across the stateLearn more about the program
Scenic beauty, a moderate climate, a culture rich in history and the arts, and world-class sports and recreational opportunities make North Carolina an exceptional place to live and do business. Combine that with quality health care, top universities, a low cost of living, and it's easy to see why most people who live here never want to leave.