Moving Tips Services to Lexington, NC

Lexington, also known as the Barbeque Capital of the World, continues to lure visitors and locals alike with its historic architecture, quaint shops, live music, and full-flavored eateries. This small town in North Carolina exudes a great sense of community. A safe place to be, Lexington has been listed as one of the safest cities in North Carolina. No matter where you relocate to in this tight-knit and secure community you'll soon realize there is always something to do, especially if it has to do with barbeque. Huffington Post recently ranked Lexington number four on its list of “Top 10 Best BBQ Cities”. One famous event, Pigs in the City, is a public art initiative coordinated by Uptown Lexington, Inc., a non-profit organization intended to revitalize downtown. People pay commissions to artists to decorate life-size sculptures of pigs all across the city. This notorious celebration draws thousands of visitors each year and further speaks on the importance of BBQ in this community's culture. Your family will not only enjoy culturally diverse events, but will also attend BBQ Cook Offs that take place throughout the entire year. Between the historic housing, savory food, and safe streets, Lexington is definitely the place for you and your family!

Helpful Tips for Relocating to Lexington, North Carolina

We understand that being unfamiliar in a new city can be stressful, which is why we are here to give you a helping hand for a smooth transition into your new home! With an estimated eighteen U-Haul locations in Lexington, you will surely get all the help you need for a successful moving process. Here are some simple moving tips to remember:

  • Moving Season – Thunderstorms are common during the spring and summer here in Lexington. Being located in central North Carolina, between the Appalachian Mountains and the Mid-Atlantic coast, Lexington has a very humid subtropical climate, which means moderate weather in the spring and autumn, and hot summers. We advise extra caution and planning when moving from June through August.
  • BBQ Tips – Ever run out of propane with a house full of guests over for dinner? Spare yourself the worry and make sure to refill your propane tank before that big housewarming party. Maybe even pick yourself up a spare tank, just in case! We recommend stopping by your local U-Haul Center to refill or pick up your propane tank for all your future cookouts. The largest distributor of propane, U-Haul, has you covered to start your summer off right!
  • Festival Season – Lexington is known for their outdoor events and eateries, such as the famous Pigs in the City and the Lexington BBQ Capital Cook Off. Always be sure to check the city's event calendar so that you don't miss any of the excitement after you arrive, but remember to exercise festival safety in a new city. Always remember to wear sunscreen and keep that cell phone charged!
  • Experience Your New Community– Take some time once you move to appreciate Lexington’s main attractions, such as the Historical Museum, Yadkin River, High Rock Lake, and the Civil War Trail Markers. For those of age, Lexington has many wineries and vineyards for you to choose from, such as Childress Vineyards or the Weathervane Winery. Remember: the easiest way to acclimate to a new city is to meet new people and to go exploring. Enjoy!


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