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Eastern North Carolina Golf Community

The North Carolina Golf Community at Belmont Lake was named “One of the Top 100 Courses You Can Play,” by the North Carolina Golf Panel in 2012.  The group also ranked the course the tenth best Eastern North Carolina Golf Community.  Sitting on the beautiful Belmont Lake Preserve new home neighborhood, the community has seen a recent facelift, making the 18 hole professional course even more spectacular than ever.

Eastern North Carolina Golf Community
Designed by award winning, Atlanta based architect, David Johnson, the North Carolina Golf Community at Belmont Lake opened in 2007. Its luxurious layout takes full advantage of the rolling terrain it sets on, with a classic front nine in and back nine out routing system. Boasting five sets of tees on each hole, the gorgeous links at Belmont Lake make for an enjoyable round of golf for players of all handicaps and skill levels.

Eastern North Carolina Golf CommunityThe latest addition to add to the ambience of our majestic North Carolina Golf Community  is the brand new course clubhouse, which finished construction in the Spring of 2014.  This state of the art 7,000 square foot facility not only hosts a full pro shop but also offers members and visitors a breathtaking look out over the course from the beautiful patio where you can enjoy a nice meal straight from the club’s grille room, a refreshing beverage, or simply just soak in the incredible atmosphere.

The acclaimed 18 hole North Carolina Golf course and its spectacular new clubhouse are just a few of the anemeties include in purchasing a home at the Belmont Lake Preserve North Carolina Golf Community. With affordable pricing on homes and lots both on and off the golf course, Belmont Lake also has an incredible community clubhouse featuring both indoor and outdoor swimming pools and a portion of the neighborhood specifically designed to cater to senior living, making it a perfect destination to stay active, while enjoying your retirement years.

Just up the road from your new dream home in the spectacular Belmont Lake Preserve neighborhood in Rocky Mount, the city will be welcoming visitors and treating them to some authentic tastes, tunes, and fun filled activities for the whole family on the weekend of October 10-11 at the Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down. 

With a daily competition seeing the best BBQ that North Carolina has to offer being judged for the seventh consecutive year, the BBQ Throw Down showcases some of the most lip smacking flavors from across the state. An assortment of vendors will also be on hand so you can have your choice of a number of BBQ specialties including, chicken, pork ribs, beef or pork brisket, and so much more.

The delightful, smoky tastes are not the only things drawing a huge crowd each year to Rocky Mount for the event, as there is also nightly musical acts to entertain the crowd on hand, with The Catalina’s playing from 6-8 p.m. on Friday night, and a full day of musical acts on Saturday, highlighted by the feature performer of the day, Bobby V. Additionally, there will be some great activities for the kids as well, along with demonstrations and countless other means of entertainment throughout both days.

The Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down will be held on South Church Street in Rocky Mount, and full details on the event can be found at

Eastern Carolina BBQ 2014 Throw Down® in Rocky Mount
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Eastern Carolina BBQ Throw Down
427 S Church Street
Rocky Mount, NC

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