Historic Hillsborough boasts Southern charm, 18th and 19th century architecture, and a vibrant literary and artistic scene. It is also home to fantastic restaurants with a true farm-to-table vibe. Talk with chefs, owners, and farmers while exploring Hillsborough’s history and architecture. Enjoy the warmth and friendliness of the town and, of course, plenty of food, including handmade chocolates, famous scones, local beer, organic wine, and a stop at one of the most esteemed restaurants in the Southeast!

Selected Saturdays, 11am.

Historic Hillsborough Tasting Tour, $50 ($50.99 with service fee).

The Sign Up! link in this box takes you directly to the Hillsborough registration page. The Sign Up! link at the top of the blue bar takes you to a calendar that shows available dates and tickets for all tours in all cities.

Free public parking is available along the street or in nearby lots.

Meet in front of Saratoga Grill, 108 S. Churton St., Hillsborough, at 10:45.

Tours run rain or shine. Please dress appropriately for the weather. Wear comfortable shoes; walking distance is 2 to 3 miles. Tour runs 3 to 3.5 hours.

Please don’t be late! Meet the group 15 minutes prior to your tour time so that we can arrive at the restaurants promptly.

Bring a government-issued ID if you plan on drinking alcohol.

Register in advance. If you are trying to register for a tour the morning of and registration has closed, please call (919) 237-2254 to check availability. Sorry, no exchanges or refunds. If we have to cancel the tour due to extreme weather, we will refund your money.