menu search

12 Things Every North Carolinian Wants The Rest Of The Country To Know

Most preconceived notions are usually highly misinterpreted perceptions. People might read about NC on the news or even want to visit our beaches and mountains – but you can look at a pretty picture of the Outer Banks and never truly understand what exactly makes up our deep love for the state. North Carolina is a great place – but if you’re planning to visit you might want to know these 12 things.


What others would you add to the list? I think one of my favorite things is how much state pride North Carolinians posses, it’s really amazing to witness!

If you want to learn more about North Carolina culture – here are 21 ways we can sometimes be America’s black sheep but love it that way.

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com