Soak up the spring sunshine at a colorful historic carousel, a serene riverside park, fun-filled festivals, lively outdoor concerts, and more.
Mebane’s Deviled Delights
Alongside the usual samples of lagers and ales, Bright Penny Brewing offers a very special kind of flight: deviled eggs, (almost) just like Grandma’s.
Glasses Up: Breweries on the Rise in Alamance County
Sip a craft brew at seven local taprooms in Saxapahaw, Graham, Burlington, and Mebane.
A Daytrip to Downtown Mebane
Sit a spell in a rocking chair with a scoop of ice cream, browse local treasures in charming shops, and eat wood-fired pizza — an adventure to this Alamance County community means much more than just outlet shopping.
How Jaki Shelton Green Invents New Ways to Be
On her Poetry Porch in Mebane, North Carolina’s poet laureate welcomes family and friends, encourages rich conversation, and helps us navigate a different kind of world.
Have Jerky, Will Travel
No longer mere trail fuel, craft jerky is having a moment. In the hands of North Carolina makers, this survival snack with ancient origins is upping its game.
City Portrait: Mebane
The “hellos” from neighbors are sincere, the murals are welcoming, and the downtown beckons with good books and even better food. In this Alamance County town, there’s a sense of belonging.
Andy Thompson applies fresh coats of paint to fading murals around the state.