Do You Love Winston-Salem, NC?
If you thought this site was about Winston Churchill, I'm sorry to say you'll be disappointed. If, on the other hand, you're more interested in learning about the beautiful city of Winston Salem, North Carolina, nestled between the Blue Ridge mountains and the nearby cities of Charlotte and Raleigh, you've come to the right place.
We Love Winston!
What's so great about Winston? That's what you'll find out by browsing around the various pages of this website. You'll learn the Winston is a green city, it is on the top 10 list of places with low cost of living and high job growth - optimal for these trying economic times. Winston-Salem was North Carolina's primary city in its heyday, with booming textile industries and tobacco fields stretching as far as the eye could see.
However, in recent times, the Arts (think River Run film Festival and the famous NC School of the Arts) as well as the biotech and healthcare industries, have taken center stage. Nevertheless, you won't want to miss out on a visit to Old Salem, where your taken back in history
to a time of horse-drawn carriages, bakeries, and more - in the day that the German Moravians (don't miss out on the famous Moravian cookies - baked by Dewey's - the world's thinnest (and we like to think tastiest) cookie!). And then of course, there is the beloved tennis scene - three Davis Cups were hosted in Winston-Salem in the last decade, and public courts are meticulously kept and frequently resurfaced.
And We Love North Carolina too!
Winstonites, as we like to call ourselves, love not only Winston-Salem - but the surrounding countryside as well. From the Yadkin Valley - a growing and increasingly respected wine region, to the NASCAR events and Panthers football, there's something here for everyone. Go hiking in the Appalachians, mountain biking along the Blue Ridge, and skiing or snowboarding in the winter.
Whatever your interest, we're confident you'll find your niche. If you're from out West, you'll be blown away by the Southern hospitality. Hopefully after some time here, you'll also come to love Winston.