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The Downtown district boasts fine arts, crafts and more at places like Wilkes Art Gallery. We’re also home to several wonderful murals, many funded by the DNWP Mural Grant program.

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Unique gifts, clothes, jewelry and antiques can be found throughout the downtown district.

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You can find pub food, local fare, Italian, lunch counters and gourmet dinners in our downtown district. Whatever you’re in the mood for, we’ve got it here.

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Live music and performance art is an integral part of North Wilkesboro’s heritage and can be found downtown on any given day.

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Posted: Friday, May 6, 2016 2:13 pm | Updated: 2:16 pm, Fri May 6, 2016. Jule Hubbard | 0 comments   The North Wilkesboro commissioners heard an update on plans for a large mural on the back retainer wall of a former downtown parking deck that now is the...

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