UPCOMING EVENTS
 

Disc Golf in Person County

So what is Disc Golf? Disc Golf is a game designed much like regular golf, with 18 holes, but instead of golf balls, you are throwing plastic discs into baskets along a designed course with the goal of hitting the basket with as few throws as possible. Intrigued yet?Person County is proud to have THREE disc golf courses which make for a fun weekend in the outdoors full of hiking, disc golf and beautiful scenery.So here are the fast facts about our three courses to help you plan for your next Disc Golf outing in Person County!1. Rockness MonsterCreated in…... read more »

 

The Person County Museum

There are eight buildings on the Museum campus that house exhibits that highlight different parts of Person County history. Permanent exhibits include aspects of the African American community, the American Indian Community of the Sappony Tribe, and military history/memorabilia from the Revolutionary War through the Iraq War. Permanent buildings house tobacco history/ memorabilia, a doctor's office from the mid 1800's, and a general store that showcases a unique doll collection. There is also a Veterans' Plaza and Courtyard with a gazebo where you can sit and reflect.You don't need to have a knowledge or fondness for Person County to enjoy…... read more »

 

Cycling is Better in Person

A pedestrian steps off the curb and into the road without looking and promptly gets knocked flat by a passing cyclist. "You were really lucky there," says the cyclist. "What on earth are you talking about! That really hurt!" says the pedestrian, still on the pavement, rubbing his head. The cyclist replies, "Well, usually I drive a bus!" Joking aside, it's getting really crowded on some streets. So much so that in places like Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh cyclists are heading north to Person County for less traffic and more open road. To that end, we have put together…... read more »