visit carrboro

Plan Your Visit

For travel and tourism assistance, contact the Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau at (888) 968-2060 (toll free), (919) 245-4320, or  


The Visitors Bureau manages a visitors center proximate to Carrboro in nearby Chapel Hill with trained staff ready and willing to give you a warm welcome, answer any questions, and help you make the most of your time in Carrboro.  



For questions about, contact site manager, Jon Hartman-Brown at or 919-918-7319. is a product of the Carrboro Tourism Development Authority (CTDA), developed and launched in 2020, with all creative elements coordinated by local organizations: Project management by the Carrboro Business Alliance with strong collaboration from the Town of Carrborowebsite design by Carrboro Creativephotography by David Jessee and Tom Simonvideography by I-40 Films, original logo design by The Splinter Group, merchandise coordinated by The Merch, historical consultation by Richard Ellington, and historical photos from The Watts Collection




Carrboro Tourism Development Authority

For questions about the Carrboro Tourism Development Authority (CTDA), contact Economic Development Director for the Town of Carrboro, Jon Hartman-Brown, at, 919-918-7319.


The CTDA is a public authority enabled through state legislation in 2001 and established by the Carrboro Town Council in 2012 to promote travel and tourism in the Town of Carrboro. The travel and tourism-related expenditures of the CTDA are funded through the proceeds of a 3% Occupancy Tax. The CTDA members are volunteer leaders from the Carrboro hospitality industry who are appointed to term-limited spots on the board by the Carrboro Town Council.