Tell us what being from the South means to you!


With so many beautiful destinations in North Carolina, we couldn’t decide on just one. With the 2014 Sights of the South contest the winner gets to choose. Enter below by telling us what you love about the South and how this adventure will introduce you to more of what the region has to offer.

You could win a trip to one of these great destinations:
Brunswick: You’ll find more beach for your blanket in North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands. Five barrier islands provide secluded spots across six pristine beaches for families and nature-lovers. And you’ll be just minutes away from championship golf, wonderful dining and a world of activities. North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands is a place for everyone to play.

John C. Campbell Folk School: Take a creative learning vacation in the beautiful mountains of western North Carolina. Experience the joy of making something with your own hands at historic John C. Campbell Folk School. Savor the natural scenic beauty of the 300-acre campus, delicious food and the company of friends, old and new.

Winston-Salem: Whether you're strolling the charming cobblestone streets and heirloom gardens of Old Salem, shopping the eclectic arts district, savoring the uptown, down-home eateries or sipping award-winning wines from the Yadkin Valley vineyards, Winston-Salem is the perfect place to receive your Southern Wake-up Call.

One Grand Prize Winner will receive a four night / five day trip for four to one of the destinations above including:

• Hotel reservations for four
• Car to be driven on the trip
• Gift cards for meals, gas and souvenirs
• Itinerary with scheduled events

Sponsored by: 
North Carolina Division of Tourism, Film & Sports Development

This campaign is now closed. Thank you for your submissions.