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Welcome to Zebulon, North Carolina! This charming town has something for everyone, from beautiful parks to unique shops, and delicious food for all tastes. Here are some activities you can enjoy during your visit:

Zebulon is home to many beautiful parks, each with its own unique features. Visit Zebulon Community Park, where you can enjoy a picnic, playground, walking trails, frisbee golf, basketball courts, athletic fields, and a beautiful garden maintained by the Steel Magnolias Garden Club. Little River Park is a great spot to relax and enjoy the soothing sound of flowing water. If you're looking for a more active experience, head to Beaverdam Creek Greenway, which offers walking and cycling trails with fitness equipment, bicycle repair, and an overlook.

Join in on the fun and community spirit by participating in the various activities and events offered year-round by the Zebulon Parks and Recreation Department!

For those looking for structured activities, Zebulon Country Club offers golf and swimming opportunities. Challenge yourself on the 18-hole golf course that caters to golfers of various skill levels. If you're a baseball fan, don't miss the Carolina Mudcats, the Milwaukee Brewers' Class A affiliate, as they take to the diamond at Five County Stadium. Experience the thrill of America's favorite pastime in a family-friendly environment.

Zebulon offers a unique array of shops with local charm. If you're looking for a unique shopping experience, look no further than Downtown Zebulon. You'll find an array of local shops such as East Wake Collective with handmade gifts and home decor. Check out TK MacLellan & Co. Bagpipe Makers, the only artisanal bagpipe manufacturer in the United States, and other charming shops. "Discover your inner superhero" at Functional Fitness 360 where their tailor-made programs guide you safely to your fitness goals. When it's time to eat, explore further and head to McLean's Ole Time Cafe, a family-owned and operated establishment since 1956, where you can enjoy home-cooked meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. If you're in the mood for a steak, check out Southland Steakhouse. Enjoy a refreshing treat and stop by Vibrant Nutrition for a handcrafted, nutrient-packed shake or tea. For a cup of coffee and some light bites, visit The Creative Cup coffee house. And if you're thirsty for something stronger, stop by Olde Raleigh Distillery or The Fall Line for locally made drinks.

Zebulon also has a growing number of murals on the sides of buildings, sponsored by the Zebulon Downtown Arts Council, giving you plenty of food for the soul as you leisurely explore Downton. Explore the rich history and charm of town by visiting the Zebulon Historic District, filled with beautifully preserved buildings and a glimpse into the town's past. To delve even deeper, don't miss the opportunity to join the Historic Homes Tour, organized by Preservation Zebulon.

Come and explore the natural beauty of Zebulon's parks, cheer on the Carolina Mudcats at Five County Stadium, discover local art and history, and indulge in delicious food and drink. Zebulon welcomes you to experience all that this delightful town has to offer.

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