Attractions in Pittsboro, NC
The main attraction for the casual visitor to Pittsboro would be visiting the unique shops in town or eating at the various restaurants. There are shops such as French Connections that sell a variety of antiques and imports from France; or smaller gift shops such as Vespertine and Urban Sampler. As far as restaurants, the S&T Soda Shoppe and Virlie's Grill are very popular.
There are attractions that happen occasionally or that can be scheduled. Carolina Tiger Rescue just east of town offers guided tours on the weekends by reservation only. The Plant on Industrial Drive is a unique green-oriented collection of businesses that sometimes offers tours. The Goathouse Refuge north of town is open daily in the afternoons.
First Sunday is a popular event that takes place the first Sunday of each month. Also, Fishy Fridays takes place the last Friday of each month.
Visiting Jordan Lake and hiking beside the Haw River are other fun things to do.