There’s No Other Whimsical Attraction In North Carolina Quite Like This One
Hundreds of thousands of people head to North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands each year for fun along the coast. And anyone who regularly visits Holden Beach will tell you Mary’s Gone Wild is a can’t-miss, quirky little roadside folk art garden that anyone heading to Holden Beach should see. What’s more: the backstory behind this whimsical garden, and its artist, is inspiring.
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Mary’s Gone Wild is located at 2431 Holden Beach Rd. SW, Supply, NC 28462. (As a mere point of reference, it’s 200 miles from Charlotte, 35 miles from Wilmington, and 75 miles from Topsail Beach.) It’s open 365 days a year, with no admission fee. Please observe the following hours of operation seven days a week: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Learn more on Mary’s official website.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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