Where is Elkin, NC?

 The first answer to “Where is Elkin NC?” should be “It’s in a great spot!” Elkin is mostly located in Surry County, with some parts (including Carter Falls) in Wilkes County.

Enjoy the wineries

While there are many other things to do in Elkin, drinking wine is always number one! There are so many wineries near Elkin that are perfect for afternoon sips.

Take in a show

Originally opened in 1941, the Reeves is a 250-seat theater and venue space that embraces its rich history with a retro exterior and decor.

Foothills Art Center

The Foothills Art Center houses the work of local artists. Classes are open to the public, so you can come and learn how to paint, draw, weave, build violins, and more.

Carter Falls

Visit Carter Falls, an easy, kid-friendly hike that was relatively unknown until recently.

Walks, jogs, and bike rides along the Elkin & Alleghany Rail Trail are among the best things to do in Elkin. This trail follows an old railroad trail and boasts excellent views of Elkin Municipal Park’s spillway dam.

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25+ Things to do in Elkin, NC