Mount Airy, North Carolina, is best known as the home of actor Andy Griffith. Mount Airy served as the inspiration for the iconic TV shows, Mayberry RFD and The Andy Griffith Show. Each year, on the last weekend of September, the town holds the annual "Mayberry Days" celebration. The event is frequently attended by surviving members and family of the TV shows. It is estimated the celebration draws more than 50,000 visitors to the town. For a tour of the town, you can ride in the vintage 1962 squad car.
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