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Elkin, North Carolina, Home

Tuesday, November 4, 2014


Elkin, North Carolina is located in the heart of the Yadkin Valley wine country...full of southern hospitality and outdoor recreation opportunities. It's no wonder Elkin is one of America's Top 10 Coolest Small Towns! Brought to you By: J. Martin Productions, Inc.

Elkin NC, Coolest Small Town in America

Friday, January 17, 2014


Elkin NC is a small town in North Carolina in Surry and Wilkes Counties. It has a population of 4,001 according to the 2010 Census. It is bordered on the south side by the Yadkin River and has the Big Elkin Creek running through it formerly know as the Elkin River.These are scenes of Elkin NC the "Coolest Small Town" in America. Nominated on Budget Travel's Coolest Small Town in America Contest. Photography by Keith Hall and Laura Gaylord. Vote for Elkin NC at the Budget travel link above. Brought to you By: BassPlayerKeithHall

Pumpkin Festival in Elkin, NC

Tuesday, December 18, 2012


The Annual Yadkin Valley Pumpkin Festival held in Historic Downtown Elkin the 4th Saturday in September from 9:00am – 5:00pm. The festivities begin Saturday morning with the Annual Great Pumpkin Weigh-Off on East Main Street. There will be pumpkins & watermelon from growers located all over the East Coast. Some will weigh-in at an excess of 1,000 lbs with hopes of placing in the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth top ten.