North Carolina Is Home To 2 Of The Best Thanksgiving Locations In The Nation
The countdown to Thanksgiving is on and millions of Americans will be traveling for the holiday. While many will be spending their Turkey Day with loved ones, some folks are still deciding where they’d like to go and a new report reveals the top Thanksgiving destinations. WalletHub‘s list of the Best Places to go for Thanksgiving 2023 has just come out. North Carolina has 2 of the best Thanksgiving locations in the whole nation!
They compared the 100 biggest U.S. cities on 18 key metrics in the categories of celebrations & traditions, affordability, safety & accessibility, weather and giving thanks. So, which North Carolina cities made the best Thanksgiving locationslist? If you guessed Raliegh and Greensboro you’d be right! Both North Carolina cities made the top 10.
Cities were ranked on everything from the cost of Thanksgiving dinner to airport delays to their holiday weather forecast.
- This year, the best place to go for Thanksgiving is San Francisco, California.
- The city is especially inviting for those who like to go out on the holiday, as it’s home to many highly-rated restaurants for Thanksgiving dinner, as well as many scenic walking areas including the JFK Promenade and Golden Gate Park’s Stow Lake Loop.
- For those looking to give back for the holiday, San Francisco also has the second-most charity organizations per capita of the cities studied.
Here’s the Top 10 Best Places to go for Thanksgiving 2023
- San Francisco, California
- San Jose, California
- San Diego, California
- Scottsdale, Arizona
- Raleigh, North Carolina
- Atlanta, Georgia
- Phoenix, Arizona
- Las Vegas, Nevada
- Greensboro, North Carolina
- Virginia Beach, Virginia