Johnston/So. Wake County

VOL15ISS1 2016

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THE ORIGINAL RELOCATION GUIDE—JOHNSTON/SOUTHERN WAKE COUNTIES NC | VOLUmE 15—ISSUE 1 13 Health, a full service facility that is rated in the top 100 in the nation. Agri-tourism promotes the county's agriculture and farming heritage with annual events and trips to family farms such as Boyette Family Farms in Clayton and vineyards. The Ham and Yam Festival highlight two of the area's most well-known agricultural products (Johnston County produces 40 percent of the nation's sweet potato crop). Museums tell the local story of rural life at Benson Museum of Local History and the Tobacco Farm Life Museum in Kenly. The Bentonville Battlefeld tells the story of the last days of the Civil War. Another historic and fun outing is a ride on the New Hope Valley Railroad in Bonsal. With seasonal train ride themes such as Halloween and Christmas, the kids and the kid in you will have a great time. With live music, food trucks and craft beer, NHVRR is more than just a whistlestop. [] Johnston/ southern Wake

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