Visiting Surry County and the surrounding area can fill a day, a weekend, or longer. Travel through Mayberry, shop in historic downtown Elkin or fill a day playing at Pilot Knob State Park. Most likely, your visit will coincide with one of our many festivals and celebrations. Each website has an events calendar that will assist you in planning a trip to Surry County. Click on the links below to find more information about visiting our area.
Very Surry Visitor's Guide
The tourism industry is continuing to grow by leaps and bounds in Surry County. Visitors spent $116.62 million to Surry County in 2015. The travel and tourism industry directly employed more than 810 people in Surry County and generated a payroll of $17.24 million. State and local tax revenues from travel to Surry County amounted to $2.49 million in 2015. The Tourism Partnership of Surry County unites the county's tourism development authorities to promote countywide tourism through joint marketing and advertising.