Welcome to Rutherford County, NC

Have the time of your life in Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills of Rutherford County, NC, the famous film site of “Dirty Dancing.” Home to Lake Lure, Chimney Rock, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Forest City and Bostic, there is a world waiting for you to explore, enjoy and love.

Join us for our Hometown Holidays, a winter wonderland with over one million lights and favorite holiday events.
We are open for business! We know you are curious about the fire, so we've prepared a list of updates and answers to your questions.
Check out our Carolina Holiday Shopping Guide to find memorable presents this year!
Rutherfordton named 2016 “Outstanding Small Town of the Year” by N.C. Rural Center.
Home to Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills, here’s how you can have the time of your life in Rutherford County, NC.

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In Lake Lure
2932 Memorial Hwy. (US-64/74)  Lake Lure, NC  28746

Lake Lure, Chimney Rock and "Small Town Friendly" Destinations
Chimney Rock, Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Bostic, and Ellenboro.

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