Arts & Culture

North Carolina is a land rich in culture, art and creative diversity. Our State magazine brings you features about the people and places of North Carolina.

Homeplace: Fodderstack Farm

Tucked away in the Pisgah Forest are an old barn house and a tranquil farm that provide a sense...

A Season of Plenty, Autumn Has It All

On pumpkins, plowshares, and the abundance of autumn.

Homestead to Homeplace

Saving a log cabin from the threat of time in Macon County.

Carolina Panthers’ Thomas Davis Defends Dreams Through Nonprofit

Off the field, one of the Carolina Panthers' most respected players serves as an inspiration to the children he...

Roots in the Soil: The History of Farming in North Carolina

A rich agricultural history shapes the landscape of our state.

A Super Slide and Everything Fried at the State Fair

A father and his two young sons explore the sights, sounds, and sometimes tastes of North Carolina. This time,...

At Home with Look Homeward

Watch Look Homeward perform "Heads Hung Tall" and "Motown" in their Chapel Hill dome home.

On the Appalachian Trail with Hiker Jennifer Pharr Davis

Her first hike on the Appalachian Trail took five months; years later, she did it in 46 days. A...

When Trolleys Ruled the Roads of North Carolina

A century ago, streetcars were more than just a romantic notion. They were a reliable way for North Carolinians...