• Martha's Park
    Martha's Park
  • Historic Burke County Courthouse
    Historic Burke County Courthouse
  • Morganton Farmers Markets
    Morganton Farmers Markets
  • Kaleidoscope Park on N. Sterling Street
    Kaleidoscope Park on N. Sterling Street
  • TGIF - Skinny Legs and All
    TGIF - Skinny Legs and All
  • Bicycle Lanes in Downtown
    Bicycle Lanes in Downtown

Dining Spotlight

Root & Vine

The idea of root & vine began with one simple word: value. We wanted to provide our guest with the highest quality products, coupled with professional service in a comfortable dining atmosphere, at the lowest price point possible.

Hours of Operation:

Mon - Sat, Lunch: 11:30a - 2:30p, Dinner: 5:00p - 9:30p


139 West Union St


 Kids Menu


 Lunch Menu


 Dinner Menu


 Wine Menu


 Beer & Martini List






Available Properties

Interested in moving to Downtown or opening a business? Check out our available properties!

Click here for a full list!

Printable Guides

Download and print your own guides to Downtown Morganton!

Dining Guide

Shopping Guide

Parking Map

Come Downtown!

Here are 10 great reasons to come to Downtown Morganton!

1. Great coffee & exceptional dining
2. Live music - jazz, rock & more
3. Gallery crawls and fun art studios
4. Free concerts for all ages
5. Easy access to free parking
6. Funky clothing stores
7. Craft Breweries with indoor & outdoor seating
8. Movies for all ages
9. Cycling-friendly (bike lanes)
10. Free Wi-Fi on the Courthouse Lawn

Morganton Jazz Fest

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May 10, 2014

Where: Historic Burke County Courthouse Lawn

When: Saturday, May 10, 2014, 12-9pm

Educational Clinics: 12-5pm, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to participate

Featuring: Warren Wolf, Geoff Clapp & Peter Martin

Full listing of bands and information HERE!!


info postcard webSpend Saturday May 10th on the Courthouse Square enjoying one of downtown’s newest event The Morganton Jazz Festival!